Lifeover 1 year ago

Skinny is not trendy any more

The fashion industry has been constantly surrounded by controversy because of the extreme skinniness of its models. This unattainable and distorted ideal of beauty results in terrible consequences for certain social groups, who while aiming to follow th...

Jealousy and crime behind the Meggernie Castle's walls

Curioover 1 year ago

The Meggernie Castle stands isolated in Glen Lyon, one of the most remote locations in Scotland > The longest, loneliest and loveliest glen in Scotland > The whole ensemble looks like something out of a creepy story, and is surrounded by a...

The Romanticism of Palacio da Pena

Escapeover 1 year ago

Overlooking from the top of a mountain in the Portuguese town of Sintra, raises the majestic Palacio da Pena. Colour, history and magic combine to create one of the highest icons of Romantic European arquitecture from the XIX century. Th...

Fishing with Chips and Spider Cheese Sauce

Curioover 1 year ago

Who moved my cheese bocconcini cheese and wine cottage cheese cheese on toast who moved my cheese caerphilly stinking bishop. Bocconcini cheesy feet the big cheese macaroni cheese cheesy feet mascarpone. Bocconcini cheesy feet the big cheese macaroni...

The Baby and the Bikers

Lifeover 2 years ago

It's Christmas eve in ghetto Manila. "Knock knock knock". The door swings open to reveal two old beggars who peer expectantly into the room and smile with less teeth than a premie. One has what looks to be a half smashed ukulele with some strings mis...

Forum Government

Societyover 2 years ago

Humanity now confronts a range of unprecedented problems including pollution of land, sea and air, climate change and developing shortages of fuel, food and water. As we collectively grapple with these issues with all the finesse of a drunken sailor,...

Engineering the Mind

Mind 3 years ago

The mind is infinitely complex and challenging to understand, but with proper focused training it can be taught to function and create beyond our wildest dreams. Our knowledge of neuroscience, as in most fields that push the boundaries of fringe scie...

Understanding Psychedelics

Mind 3 years ago

When science fails to answer the unanswerable questions regarding life and the universe, man is compelled to venture deeper into the realms of the unknown and the unseen for the answers. The great shamanic cultures of old, whose mastery and understa...