Tag: Science

1950s Experiment Asked Artist To Take LSD And Draw The Same Portrait 9 Times, And Each Portrait Got Crazier
12 Jun

1950s Experiment Asked Artist To Take LSD And Draw The Same Portrait 9 Times, And Each Portrait Got Crazier

Art Homepage featured Science Weird acid 12th of June 2017

In the 1950s the US government did a lot of experiments with psychotomimetic drugs (in fact, as anybody who's seen or read 'The Men Who Stare At Goats' will know, the US government used to do all sorts of weird and wonderful experiments). One of these experiments included feeding human test subjects measured quantities of LSD and then monitoring their ensuing behavior.

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This Mom Had Enough Of Seeing Only Short-Shorts For Girls, So She Came Up With A Brilliant Business Idea
31 May

This Mom Had Enough Of Seeing Only Short-Shorts For Girls, So She Came Up With A Brilliant Business Idea

Homepage featured Other active girls alternative girl clothes clothes for daughters 31st of May 2017

A woman named Sharon Choksi got so fed up with not being able to find clothes for her daughter that would not be short, tight and pastel, she decided to come up with her own clothing line. This is how in 2013 Girls Will Be was born - clothes that empower girls to do whatever the heck they want and celebrate their personality. "There is definitely more than one way to be a girl – and it doesn’t have to always involve pink and sparkles," says the company's website.

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Mom Gets Seriously Fed Up With Short-Shorts For Girls, Starts Her Own Line
30 May

Mom Gets Seriously Fed Up With Short-Shorts For Girls, Starts Her Own Line

Homepage featured Other active girls alternative girl clothes clothes for daughters 30th of May 2017

A woman named Sharon Choksi got so fed up with not being able to find clothes for her daughter that would not be short, tight and pastel, she decided to come up with her own clothing line. This is how in 2013 Girls Will Be was born - clothes that empower girls to do whatever the heck they want and celebrate their personality. "There is definitely more than one way to be a girl – and it doesn’t have to always involve pink and sparkles," says the company's website.

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Micromagnets Are So Much Fun
12 Jan

Micromagnets Are So Much Fun

Homepage featured Science Video building with magnets constructing with magnets 12th of January 2017

These tiny magnets are only 2.5mm in diameter but their creative capabilities are huge. Pull them into a chain, fold them into a fabric, and meld them into limitless shapes: both abstract and geometric, flat or 3D. It's great for massaging your mind, practicing patience, or relieving boredom. The magnets are 30 times stronger than those on a fridge and come in two sets of 432 and 1728 pieces for $25 and $85.

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Trees Have Feelings, Make Friends And Look After Each Other Like An Old Couple, Study Finds
07 Oct

Trees Have Feelings, Make Friends And Look After Each Other Like An Old Couple, Study Finds

Homepage featured Nature Science documentary about trees full-page 7th of October 2016

Trees provide mankind with an infinite source of useful stuff. They produce oxygen, they give us wood (stop it), they provide us with shade, and they give us something nice to look at when gazing out of the window. But trees aren't just there to please us humans. No. According to a new documentary, trees, like us, have feelings.

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Trees Can Make Friends And Look After Each Other, Study Finds
06 Oct

Trees Can Make Friends And Look After Each Other, Study Finds

Homepage featured Nature Science documentary about trees full-page 6th of October 2016

Trees provide mankind with an infinite source of useful stuff. They produce oxygen, they give us wood (stop it), they provide us with shade, and they give us something nice to look at when gazing out of the window. But trees aren't just there to please us humans. No. According to a new documentary, trees, like us, have feelings.

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