The last few years have been successful in breaking down the barriers between what men and women can do. With feminism on the up, the world is a less prejudicial place to what it was in the mid -twentieth century, regarding a woman’s place in society. How was this acceptance achieved? One of the tactics reducing women’s discrimination came down to a simple wardrobe change.
It may sound like something out of science fiction, but it totally true. After editing the DNA of a bioluminescent mushroom, researchers at Planta managed to transfer the genetic code into a tobacco plant. It's a huge and exciting accomplishment in the world of science, as it opens up possibilities for other glow-in-the-dark living organisms. Plants, flowers, and who knows what else could undergo the process that gives them a "pleasant green aura that emanates from their living energy," the researchers explained. And it's simply magical to behold the results.
The mastermind behind the music of Seinfeld, America’s favorite sitcom, uses an interestingly unique instrument, giving the sound track an avant-garde touch.
If you thought October involved too much candy, then you're not ready to learn about The Sweetest Day. The underrated holiday is celebrated in only some states and totally ignored in others. It's a mix of Halloween and Valentines Day. It also has a sweet background story.
The results of an experiment that took almost over two decades to finish show the positive effects that dumping orange peels in nature can have. The difference between the part of the park with the orange peels vs the side without any peels were like black and white. Could these results be applied to helping forest grow in the future?
The Treasures from the Wreck of the Unbelievable' is an incredible, renowned masterpiece and the single most expensive contemporary art shows, in the world. The underwater treasures exposed.
This 9-year-old has people cracking up and smiling from ear to ear. What started out as funny DIY videos on Youtube lead to extreme Instagram success and at a seriously young age. She's most famous for recreating celebrity red carpet looks. Popular Everything gathered a bunch of our favorites and they're a must-see.
There's something super nutty about the fact that Israeli's have such a low rate of peanut allergies. The country's most culturally fixated snack, Bamba, is a peanut puff. Researchers from the UK did some digging and beleive that Bamba may be the reason for the low percentage of peanut allergies. If so, the future of America might actually have a PB&J sandwich in it after all.