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This Family Won $429 Million at the Lottery, and Used it in the Best Possible Way

A New Jersey family is taking the expression “pay it forward” to heart and plans to use their lottery winnings to do some real good in their hometown. While many squander lottery winnings on frivolous things like sports cars and gaudy jewelry, Pearlie Mae Smith and her seven children want to use their winnings to...

These Fluid Art Videos are so Hypnotizing We Can’t Look Away From Them

California-based artist Crystal Ma creates mesmerizing artworks with a simple yet genius method. She uses a large cup to mix paint with a pouring medium and water. Then she adds a small amount of silicone to trigger a chemical reaction, before pouring the whole lot onto a canvas and watching the magic happen. Her style...

World’s First Water Park for People with Disabilities Opens in the U.S.

A new water park has opened in San Antonio, Texas, which has been purposely built to accommodate guests of all abilities. The park, Morgan’s Inspiration Island, has been carefully designed to be fully wheelchair-accessible, filled with specialized rides and attractions that offer safe and comfortable fun for a wide range of people with disabilities. Guests with...

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A Tan Without Actual Sun? We Dreamt About it, Scientists Made it Happen

Good news for all the pale-skinned redheads that burst into flames the second they step onto the beach – you might be able to have a tan after all. Scientists have developed a drug that...

MIT’s Color-Changing Tattoo Tracks Your Health in Real Time

With an incredible new project that blends biotechnology and body art, researchers from MIT and Harvard Medical School have developed a tattoo ink that changes color to provide real-time updates on the body’s health. The project,...

The Eighth Wonder of the World May Have Been Rediscovered

Throughout the 19th century, New Zealand boasted one of the most famous tourist attractions in the world, a site widely recognized as the “eighth wonder of the world” that drew crowds on the treacherous journey over...

These 11 Abandoned Places Will Send Chills Down Your Spine

Humans have a long standing fascination with abandoned places. Perhaps it’s the poignant silence of decay, or the sometimes dark and brutal history behind a site’s abandonement. Either way, the images captured of these now...

Courageous Woman and Her Rapist Campaign Together to End Sexual Violence

Thordis Elva never expected to write a book, let alone speak on the same TED Talk stage, with Tom Stranger—the man who raped her in 1996. They now travel the world, telling their shared story...

This Korean Artist Takes ‘Latte Art’ to a Whole New Level

Over the past 5 years, Korea’s coffee industry has exploded to place the country as the 11th largest consumer in the world. In a country where beauty and aesthetics are culturally paramount, it should come as...

98-Year-Old Turned $1,000 Into $2 Million, and Gave it All to Charity

Russ Gremel is “a very simple man” who prefers oatmeal to fine dining. He’s lived in the same house on the outskirts of Chicago for 95 years, and drove the same weathered Dodge for a...

These Teenagers Have Invented a Straw That Detects Date Rape Drugs

For college-age women in America, the risk of becoming a victim of sexual violence is 3 to 4 times higher than for any other women in the general population, according to RAINN (Rape, Abuse &...

This Blogger Tried to Prove the Earth Was Flat. It Backfired Pretty Bad.

Within the scientific community, there exists a short-hand for idiocy and ignorance that has become widely adopted as a pejorative against people who refuse to accept empirical evidence and turn instead to conspiratorial beliefs: “Flat-Earthers”....

How the Trump Organization Paid Itself With Kids-Cancer Charity Money

A breaking Forbes report alludes the Trump Organization took money dedicated for cancer-stricken kids, through a charity golf tournament happening each September at the Trump National Golf Club in Westchester County, New York. The golf tournament that...

America’s Lunch Shaming Issue is Disgusting and Easy to Fix. So Why Aren’t we?

20 million kids in America receive free school lunches, but many others struggle to pay the $2.35 fee. For those who can’t pay, “lunch shaming” has become all too common. Cafeteria staff in some states...

France Leads By Example and Welcomes Its First Gay Chechen Refugee

A Chechen gay man has escaped Russia without harm and made his way across the French border, according to Joël Deumier, president of the LGBTQ organization SOS Homophobie. “The first gay Chechen refugee arrived on...

This Woman Went From Being a Hasidic Rabbi to an Inspiring Trans Activist

Abby Stein always considered herself a girl at heart, in body and mind. It wasn’t until she realized everyone else thought she was a boy that she knew something wasn’t right. As she wipes lipstick...

These Cynical Illustrations About Modern Life Will Make You Think

Eduardo Salles is a celebrated advertiser, designer, illustrator, writer and professor at the Miami Ad School. Prolific in an array of professions, Salles also runs a blog called Cinismoilustrado, where he posts ingenious, cynical illustrations about the reality of...

Homeless Hero Who Helped Manchester Victims Gets Rewarded With a Roof Over His Head

Even though pain and heartbreak has engulfed the city of Manchester, there have been incredible stories of kindness trickling out from this week’s terror attack at an Ariana Grande concert. One of those stories centers...

Science Finds Proof We Might Live in a Parallel Universe

By now, I’m guessing you’re probably rather well versed with the Multiverse Theory; whether you’ve been introduced to the concept by the television series Fringe, Star Trek, or perhaps Rick and Morty, we are all...

Art Therapy Works Miracles for Veterans With PTSD. Here’s How

For those who have suffered severe physical or emotional trauma, talking directly to a therapist might not be so easy. That’s why art therapy has become increasingly popular in the treatment of difficult psychological conditions...

This Artist ‘Photographing’ His Dreams Will Give You Nightmares

Zdzisław Beksiński was a Polish artist, prolific from the 1960’s until his his brutal murder in 2005. Fascinated with death, decay, eroticism, abstractionism and mysticism, Beksiński often depicted dark, mind-bending scenes with creatures only conceivable...

The New Hype: Tattoos You Can Actually Listen to

Tattoo enthusiasts around the world are in a frenzy over the newest advancement in body art technology – audible, sound wave tattoos. That’s right, you can now have the voice of a loved one or...

These 3D Printed Ovaries Could Restore Human Fertility

Using 3D printing in medical research so far, we have witnessed the development of the 3D-printed ear, jawbones, skeletal muscles, and vascular structures that are vital for the artificial growth of large internal organs. Now,...