Fake food

Uh Oh! There’s a Mighty Chance You Are Eating Fake Food

If it’s true that you are what you eat, then you better think long and hard about what you have been eating all your life because chances are, the food you so fancy might not be really what you think it is. Yup, there just seems to be no lack of fakeness in this world that even food can be, sad to say, adulterated.
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Blue Whale Challenge

The Blue Whale Challenge

Suicide has always been a delicate subject. While there are countries that openly discuss the topic and the factors surrounding it, numerous people still consider this territory a taboo. Some due to religious convictions, others for the fear of admitting the fact that death is sometimes a choice people make.
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Beauty products

Body Beautiful? How Commercial Beauty Destroys You

Beauty is relative. It should be. However, due to our continuous exposure to the media that has been shaping our view of the world, we have come up with a generic standard for beauty ideals that is impossible to fit in. Or in better words, it’s only beneficial for a few.
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Rowan Blanchard Social Justice

9 People You Should Follow If You Are Into Social Justice Activism

Social Justice Activist — a term that can have a good or a bad meaning, depending in which corner of the Internet you’re at. Regardless of your interpretation, it’s undeniable that social media has become a sound platform for social justice, enabling everyone, from celebrities, scientists, writers to your average user, to speak up about certain problems within our society and educate their friends and followers.
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Sleep

Why Sleep is Crucial for our Health and Wellbeing

Like all species that are known to us, humans spend a portion of their lives asleep. But how many of us wonder why we repeatedly enter this state of sleeping? Despite what we used to believe for so long, our brains are not completely passive when we sleep. In fact, they have some functions they perform especially during this time, that scientists are still exploring and documenting.
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Money

7 Daily Life Hacks that Will Help You Save Money

How many times have you tried and failed on finance-saving techniques you heard from a friend or read on the Internet? How many times have you hoped that by the end of the year you have saved up a few thousand bucks to spend for the holidays? How many times have you experimented and ended up not only with no money to spare, but worse, with accidental purchases?
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Plastic

How Plastic and Phthalates are Killing us and the Planet

Plastic is one of the favorite substances in the industrial world. It’s electricity proof, can be molded into whatever shape you desire, and it does not cost much. However, according to its critics and many studies, plastic has dire effects that touch upon human health and the environment. What are these effects? And Is there an alternative?
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greeks, athens

Meet the Greeks: A Day in Athens

Wake up! Damn it; I hit the snooze button too many times. It’s 8! I am already sweating… of course. It’s June; I need a cold bath immediately. Let’s open the windows first. Oh yes, there’s Athens, Greece. You can hear the traffic, see the endless cityscape filled with buildings. When I moved here, I always thought I would be able to see the Parthenon every day. Instead, I see Mrs. Mary from next door watering her flowers. ‘Good morning!’. Let’s meet the Greeks.
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