With more than 8,000 miles between them and marked differences in climate and culture, Argentina and Russia seem to be worlds apart, but recently something spectacularly similar happened in these two countries -- the introduction of bills to end animal testing for cosmetics. The first was Argentina. Show More Summary
His choice of words was widely criticized by human rights advocates as offensive and misleading. The refugee issue has increasingly become a sensitive topic for politicians. But is there a difference between the two, and does it matter? The EU, with its declining birthrates and a collective population of about 500 million, can easily absorb
President Barack Obama reassured U.S. Jewish groups on Friday that the U.S.-Israel relationship is strong, despite differences over the nuclear deal with Iran, and called for more talks between the two governments on security cooperation. “As soon as this particular debate is over, my hope is...
I felt like what the show Sex And The City taught a woman like me, career driven, educated, and a woman of color that a fictional TV show about love and relationships among privileged wealthy white women is not exactly an accurate barometer between the perception of make-believe and reality.
Democrats are so entirely unfamiliar with our military that on the website for the Democrat National Committee they posted a photo of some aging members of the Polish military actually
This tennis sensor system may well help your game. As my 12-year-old nephew nearly ran me off the tennis court last week -- on two different days, mind you -- it occurred to me that somewhere between high school and middle age I’ve lost a few steps between the alleys. And [...]
In media coverage, including mine, of the unprecedentedly high number of displaced people around the world today, the terms “migrant” and “refugee” have often been used interchangeably, but there is an important political and legal distinction between the two. According to the U.N. Show More Summary
From the “cooling towers are evil fossil fuel icons” department and the mind of Greenpeace comes this hilariously funny (and stupid) tweet. It demonstrates the usual m.o. of Greenpeace these days, blind uneducated vandalism in the name of a cause. Mind you, this isn’t some rogue splinter faction of Greenpeace putting out this photo, it’s the…
The effects of alcohol vary considerably between different people. The Conversation checks it out. The post Quick Fixes Aren’t The Answer: Alcohol And Violence Have A Complex Relationship appeared first on The Good Men Project.
As we get older the world becomes (hopefully) less daunting. The same goes for understanding budgeting and money. Check out the comical difference between how people in their 20s and people in their 30s view money, originally featured on The Cooper Review. Some people say the more you know about money, the more money you'll have. Show More Summary
For generations, mountain bikers have had to make the sometimes difficult choice between affordable, nimble-climbing hardtails and fast, cushy full-suspension bikes. German company Altinsoy Manufaktur has a different idea. Its Bees Bike has a completely modular design that lets you quickly change over from hardtail to full suspension. Show More Summary
"One thing is obvious: it's much easier to reach orgasm with someone who has the same type of genitals as you."
The terms are sometimes used interchangeably, but international law distinguishes between people fleeing war and persecution and others, affecting how they are treated in foreign countries.
Kirsten Dunst rocks a Friday Night Lights tee while leaving a store on Tuesday afternoon (August 25) in Toluca Lake, Calif. The 33-year-old actress recently opened up about the difference she sees between working on film and television. “TV is a lot harder than film. A lot harder,” Kirsten told Town & Country. “When I [...]
First, old people must chill. Communication strategist Jeff Johnson often talks about the difference between old people and elders. Elders ask questions and learn how to build intergenerational movements, even when they do not understand younger generations. Show More Summary
“This illusion of the omnipotent central banker is one of the biggest bubbles that we’ve seen,” says Ronald Stoeferle, Managing Director at Incrementum AG. He sees huge differences between the Fed of the past and the current leadership under Janet Yellen...
Mobility between different physical environments in the cell nucleus regulates the daily oscillations in the activity of genes that are controlled by the internal biological clock, according to a new study. Eventually, these findings may lead to novel therapeutic strategies for the treatment of diseases linked with disrupted circadian rhythm.
In honour of the Toronto Burlesque Festival, which begins tonight, we take a look at the world of bartop burlesque. The difference between Rubie and Chantelle appears at the drop of a stage curtain. With flaming red hair, a hula-hoop...Show More Summary
Looks like word got around pretty quick! On Wednesday, Ronda Rousey continued the feud she has with Floyd Mayweather Jr. when she was asked about the difference in pay between men and women. She not only took a shot at Money's money, saying she makes more per second that he does, but called him illiterate too! [ Related: [...]
Comics make for a pretty great teaching tool. I, for instance, spent my childhood learning virtually everything that it was possible to know about bat-shaped boomerangs and the differences between lasers and concussive force beams, knowledge that has served me pretty well as an adult. Show More Summary