Dutch-born photographer Dana Lixenberg is renowned for her intimate portraits which reveal the humanity in people from all sectors of society, which includes commissions shooting the likes of Gil Scott Heron, George Clooney, Heath Ledger… The post Patta x Dana Lixenberg Signature Collection appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever is coming, and there's nothing your or I or the Humane Society can do about it. With it comes an entire soundtrack of holiday songs, curated by Lifetime, available now from iTunes. God bless. Read more...
Robert Sirico says that in order to get economics right, we must first understand what it means to be human. Robert Sirico, a Catholic priest and co-founder of the Acton Institute, is perhaps one of the most economically literate clergymen you will find among America’s public intellectuals. Show More Summary
In my 16-plus years with the Humane Society of the United States, the nation’s largest animal protection organization, I’ve gotten to know many wonderful people around the world caring for community cats -- and the feral-cat rescue group...Show More Summary
This time ’round, our ResQte Of The Week comes from The Big Island of Hawaii! Specifically, the Hawaii Humane Society in Honolulu. Emily M. writes, “I just adopted a pair of kittens from the Hawaii Humane Society.” “I don’t think I’m being biased, [Note: you are, but that's OK. Who wouldn't be? -Ed.] -but these […]
"Ooo! A soft blanket inside a basket... why didn't I think of this before?!" This is Azelea, an adorable girl who's up for adoption with the Lawrence Humane Society in Lawrence, KS. You can find out more about her through...
Psychologists are routinely publishing board claims about human behaviour that are based on biased and ethnocentric samples. Many of these samples are based on WEIRD (Western, Educated, Industralised, Rich and Democratic) societies and...Show More Summary
Since humans started organizing into communities, the shape of any given society, broken into age groups and gender, has always resembled a pyramid: The largest age group has always been the youngest (0-4), and the oldest group (75+)...Show More Summary
The Bible has been voted more valuable to humanity than Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species by the British public. The Folio Society survey conducted by YouGov asked members of the public to name the books of most significance for the modern world. The Bible edged just in front with 37 per cent of […]
Wealthy people have always been one of most enigmatic groups in human society. For centuries, us disgusting poor people have wondered what their lives are like—since they must be so much more exciting than our own. Do they play around...Show More Summary
The head of the Italian Bishops Conference rails against 'undermining culturally and socially the core of humanity.' read more
One of the biggest problems society is dealing with presently is the negative impact humanity’s presence has on the ecosystem. It is such a hot-topic issue that activists, scientists, organizations, and governments have stepped in promising to fix the problem. Show More Summary
Try NOT to pat my adorable head... I dare you!! :P SO CUTE ! Of course we love a lop... this one is Fred, and he's up for adoption with the Humane Society for Tacoma and Pierce County in Tacoma,...
Last week, America's paper of record published an article on Alex From Target, a cherubic teen superstore employee who briefly became the most notorious human on Twitter before his inspirational rise to fame was co-opted by society's least upstanding citizens. Show More Summary
Sutton Foster, Christian Borle and Laura Osnes will perform Nov. 9 at a benefit for the Humane Society of New York.
Remember when the mad scientist Dr. Frankenstein combed the human scrap heaps of society, selecting pieces of the dead and dying to create his own singular (and singularly powerful) version of life? So take the opposite of that and you have UFC Fight Nights 55 and 56. Show More Summary
A new study led by the University of California, Berkeley and involving the University of Colorado Boulder indicates the current response to wildfires around the world—aggressively fighting them—is not making society less vulnerable to such events. read more
After Hurricane Katrina, Arizona Humane Society (AHS) volunteers saved hundreds of animals. Out of those, around 60 were reunited with their owners, while the others were left in shelters. Boots, a 12-year-old Chow-Golden Retriever mix was one of the rescued animals who wasn’t fortunate to be reunited with his owners. Show More Summary
People should not assume that religion will always be a part of human society just because it has existed for so long, according to theoretical physicist Lawrence Krauss. Religion could disappear in the span of a single generation. “People say, ‘Well, religion has been around since the...
The microbes living in people's guts are much less diverse than those in humans' closest relatives, the African apes, an apparently long evolutionary trend that appears to be speeding up in more modern societies, with possible implications for human health, according to a new study.