Health

WATCH What Happens When You Dunk a McDonald’s Cheeseburger in Stomach Acid

This isn’t really like the Super Size Me documentary, where they put some burgers in a container and let them get moldy and rotten, this is merely an illustration of what that tasty cheeseburger goes through in our stomach. Why? Because science. Also, because the internet. Researchers from The University of Nottingham filled a container with hydrochloric acid solution, a chemical  […]

8 Natural Mosquito Repellents to Get Rid of Mosquitoes

8 Natural Mosquito Repellents to Get Rid of Mosquitoes

In the winter, we complain about the cold. In the summer, it’s the heat—and the mosquitoes. Mosquitoes can seriously add frustration to any outdoor activity, and if you’re like me, you want to spend as much time outdoors as possible when the weather heats up. While there are plenty of sprays, lotions, and gels that […]

This Food Is The Most Environmentally-Harmful Part of the American Diet

This Food Is The Most Environmentally-Harmful Part of the American Diet

Health advocates and pro-plant based activists have long spouted that consuming animal products is detrimental to the environment; however to what extent the damage ranges, or even what animal protein is the worst offender, was previously unknown. Just last week, though, a new paper was released that compared eggs, dairy, beef, pork, and poultry against each other […]

10 Reasons to Smile More Often!

10 Reasons to Smile More Often!

“Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.” – Thich Nhat Hanh Have you every heard the quip “It takes more muscles to frown than smile”? It seems truth is behind this statement, and there are many other benefits that accompany the resolution […]

3D-Printed Innovations That Can Heal, Improve or Save Lives.

3D-Printed Innovations That Can Heal, Improve or Save Lives.

This technology is going to revolutionize our lives, bringing industrial power to our homes.  3D printing has been put to use by printing anything from houses to guitars but more importantly to save lives. However this technology has some exciting medical applications as well, including the possibility of someday creating functional human organs. Below are some 3D printed […]

Revolutionary Designer Uses Billboards To Give Homes To Homeless

Revolutionary Designer Uses Billboards To Give Homes To Homeless

Project Gregory is looking at innovative ways to tackle homelessness and one of their ideas is to use billboards as housing. The revenue generated from the advertisements will cover the costs of maintaining these billboard houses.  They were so kind to make this an “open source” project which means these designs are open for anyone to use or adapt. It’s designed with two rooms. […]