Why the dodo went extinct


Too heavy to fly, too large to run and too clumsy to escape, this funny-looking bird didn't survive the arrival of humans in its territory. Here is the story of the dodo.

ND city council member's powerful message on pride flag


"We're here, we're queer, and we're not going away." After some residents called for the removal of the pride flag from their local town hall, this North Dakota city council member offered a powerful response...

Timeline: Michael Flynn's rise, fall and pardon


He admitted lying to the FBI, then Donald Trump pardoned him. Here's how national security adviser Michael Flynn went from suspect in the Russia probe to pardoned civilian.

The life of Halima Aden


"Never change yourself, change the game." After revolutionizing the world of fashion, she's taking a break from it. This is the story of Halima Aden, the first hijab-wearing supermodel.

Outdoor salon gives makeovers to the homeless


"Just because they're homeless doesn't mean they don't want to look their very best." For the homeless community of Skid Row, Shirley Raines and her team of stylists provide much more than a makeover...

DIY: How to make an eco-friendly Advent calendar


DIY: Making an eco-friendly Advent calendar. 🎁 Yes, it is possible to get excited about the holidays and to make our kids happy, without harming the environment. With Banana Pancakes

Physical touch: The science behind why we need it


The coronavirus crisis has shown just how important touch is for humans... Here's why.

These 'living' clothes fight air pollution


This designer's answer to fast fashion? Clothes that fight air pollution. Meet Roya Aghighi, who wants us to rethink our wardrobe...

Rare "UFO-shaped" Clouds


These "UFO-shaped" clouds are a real natural phenomenon — not a government conspiracy. 🛸 (via Brut nature)

The life of Harvey Milk


"There is no law that two human beings cannot love each other." The LGBTQ community lost a hero 42 years ago. This is the story of gay rights activist Harvey Milk.

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