Many who are well off – in the sense that they have a secure, safe place to live, enough money for food, and a stable job that provides for their family – wouldn’t likely turn down a cash donation if it was offered. More is always better…right? Well, one man (who is homeless and desires to […]
Many environmentally-conscious designers, architects, and artists speculate that in the future, the modern world will strive to merge and live with nature rather than harshly objectify its offerings and live separately. The outdoor cathedral designed out of trees and the urban treehouse with 150 trees to protect its residents from noise and air pollution have already presented […]
How can homeless children be expected to excel in the classroom when they are faced with unimaginable obstacles on a daily basis? Such is the realization a school in San Diego had, which now aims to help students by providing them stability and a number of special resources. The Monarch School is one of a few […]
There is an entire day during a festival in Nepal that is entirely dedicated to dogs. It’s called the Kukur Tihar or Kukur Puja where Hindu citizens celebrate man’s loyal best friend. On this day, the dogs are spoiled with love and attention to thank them for their loyalty and friendship. This is the type of […]
By: Anna Lemind, With the decreasing rates in new volunteers in the developed world, this idea is a good way to attract more people to donate blood. According to the BritishNHS Blood and Transplant organization, the number of new blood donors in the UK has reduced by 40% during the last 10 years and the blood […]
The Wireless featured Auckland-based artist Toby Morris who recently created an illustration breaking down the upbringing differences depending on socioeconomic status. Please visit The Wireless for the rest of the comic.
Children, especially in their early years, are like sponges. Place them around an adult with a foul mouth, and they will begin mimicking their language soon enough. Set them in front of a television screen to maintain some peace and quiet in the house, and they will, undoubtedly, learn from what they are viewing and […]
Javier Senosiain is a Mexican architect who designs amazingly beautiful homes that look like something out of a fantasy world. He works with principles of Architectura Organica (Organic Architecture), a way of integrating buildings with the surrounding landscape and inspiring those who live there to be in tune with nature. The idea is to create […]