People can’t get enough of this new organic, vegetarian fast food.

People can’t get enough of this new organic, vegetarian fast food.
When you think about fast food, what comes to mind? If you're like me, you probably start salivating as you imagine greasy burgers, gloriously deep-fried onion rings, and calorie-laden milkshakes. Yum. Basically, this. Image via Thinkstock. A new fast food restaurant in California is aiming to broaden that image by introducing a vegetarian option. Andy and Rachel Berliner, the founders of Amy's Kitchen, originally launched their line of vegetarian frozen, canned, and prepackaged foods in grocery stores (you've probably

I Use Eyes As A Canvas For My Art

I Use Eyes As A Canvas For My Art
My name is Tal Peleg. Art has been a huge part of my life ever since I can remember myself. I love illustration, photography and makeup, and the eye-art is my way of mixing all of these passions together by using the eye as my canvas. Makeup is an amazing form of art, and I use it in order to make my eye tell a story. I don’t just paint on the eye, but try to use the shape

50 Tiny Things Every 20-Something Needs To Realize

50 Tiny Things Every 20-Something Needs To Realize
1. Your parents only want what is best for you. 2. You can’t change your body type. 3. Meditation actually works. 4. You aren’t fifteen anymore. 5. Talking about someone behind their back isn’t going to make you look anycooler. 6. You aren’t going to have the same friends that you did when you were six. And that’s ok. 7. People grow apart. 8. Just because someone tells you they love you, doesn’t mean theywill mean it forever. 9.

Heres What Your Zodiac Sign Can Tell You About Your Love Life

Heres What Your Zodiac Sign Can Tell You About Your Love Life
2Aries (March 21-April 19) Via: Mind Body GreenYou’re a natural leader who likes to remain in control of your relationships. You have a lot of energy and put it into your relationships, but you bring in a lot of logic as well. 4Gemini (May 21-June 20) Via: From Old BooksYou’re the life of the party and always down for a good time. However, your relationships can be more scattered fun than a committed bond. Sometimes that’s because Gemini (the

Worms that can eat plastic could save us from destroying the planet.

Worms that can eat plastic could save us from destroying the planet.
You tell me what's more repulsive: A Styrofoam cup laying on the ground... Photo by jnyemb/Flickr ...or a pile of slimy, pulsing mealworms? Photo by OakleyOriginals/Flickr Wait! Before you answer, what if it was more than just one piece of Styrofoam like 33 million tons of it? And what if it wasn't just cups, but Styrofoam packaging, water bottles, and all different kinds of discarded plastic? And what if it wasn't strewn across the grass, but instead dumped into

How Facebook Is Transforming Disaster Response

How Facebook Is Transforming Disaster Response
David Moran was all set to go out that Saturday night. He thought he might hit Parliament House, Orlandos oldest gay nightclub, or maybe make it over to Pulse, another mainstay. But after he and a friend ended their shift at the restaurant where they both worked, car trouble kept them marooned in the parking lot for an hour. So Moran went home and fell asleep watching Bobs Burgers on Netflix instead. He was awakened just before 5 am

This Is How You Really Love Someone Through Depression

This Is How You Really Love Someone Through Depression
The phrase ‘love yourself before someone can love you’, doesnt apply to people who have depression. Because more than anything they are learning how to love and accept themselves. But sometimes, it takes following someone elses lead to get there. What people fail to address is the concept of truly being loved by another person is what will diminish depression. It might not go away but the closest someone can get to beating depression is learning to love another

Ivanka Trump Sat In for Her Father at the G-20 Leaders’ Table

Ivanka Trump Sat In for Her Father at the G-20 Leaders’ Table
Donald Trump’s daughter, Ivanka, took his seat at a Group of 20 meeting table in Hamburg, sitting in for the president when he stepped away for one-on-one discussions with other world leaders.A photo on Twitter showed Ivanka Trump, 35, sitting in her father’s seat between Chinese President Xi Jinping and British Prime Minister Theresa May. Also seated nearby were German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Turkey’s President Recip Tayyip Erdogan.One official who was watching the session said Ivanka Trump had

Judge finds Michelle Carter guilty of manslaughter in texting suicide case

Judge finds Michelle Carter guilty of manslaughter in texting suicide case
(CNN)In a case that hinged largely on a teenage couple's intimate text messages, Michelle Carter was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter Friday in the 2014 death of her boyfriend, who poisoned himself by inhaling carbon monoxide in his pickup truck, a Massachusetts judge ruled. "She admits in ... texts that she did nothing: She did not call the police or Mr. Roy's family" after hearing his last breaths during a phone call, Moniz said. "And, finally, she did not

The results of the latest study about vaccines and autism are in, and they’re not surprising.

The results of the latest study about vaccines and autism are in, and they’re not surprising.
Here's the thing about science. Science! Photo from "Maniac"/Wikimedia Commons. It has a mind of its own. And sometimes, it won't do what you want it to do. At least one anti-vaccine group recently learned this the hard way. Beginning in 2003, SafeMinds, a group that attributes the majority of new cases of autism to "worrisome changes in our environment," spent hundreds of thousands of dollars over 10 years to fund a study that it hoped would demonstrate a

Her mother doesn’t get why she’s depressed. So she explains the best way she knows how.

Her mother doesn’t get why she’s depressed. So she explains the best way she knows how.
Sabrina Benaim's Explaining My Depression to My Mother" is pretty powerful on its own: But, in it, her mother exhibits some of the most common misconceptions about depression, and I'd like to point out three of them here. Misconception #1: Depression is triggered by a single event or series of traumatic events. Most people think depression is triggered by a traumatic event: a loved one dying, a job loss, a national tragedy, some THING. The truth is that depression

Boys at Exeter academy wear skirts in uniform protest – BBC News

Boys at Exeter academy wear skirts in uniform protest – BBC News
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThese boys want to be cool in school Some 30 boys have worn skirts to school in protest at being told they were not allowed to wear shorts.The pupils from ISCA Academy in Exeter asked permission to modify their uniform because of the hot weather. One of the boys who took part in the protest said: "We're not allowed to wear shorts, and I'm not sitting in trousers all day, it's

Mike Pence, The US Vice President-Elect, Has Said He Doesn’t Believe That Smoking Kills

Mike Pence, The US Vice President-Elect, Has Said He Doesn’t Believe That Smoking Kills
Mike Pence, the vice president-elect of the US, has said he doesn't believe smoking kills people. He made that case in an op-ed article published in 2000 and has made no public effort to update his position since. "Time for a quick reality check," Pence wrote. "Despite the hysteria from the political class and the media, smoking doesn't kill. In fact, 2 out of every three smokers does not die from a smoking related illness and 9 out of

10+ People Who Follow The Rules So Literally That They Beat The System

10+ People Who Follow The Rules So Literally That They Beat The System
#2 This Peanut Sale #4 My Wife Wanted A Run-Of-The-Mill Birthday Party. I Asked Her, "So Just A Generic Party?" This Is The Result #6 My Mom Told Me To "Clean The Bathroom Like The Queen Of England Is Visiting" #8 Arriva Has Banned Shorts As A Part Of Their Uniform, Offering Only Pants Or Skirts Regardless Of Weather #9 You're Welcome, Mum #12 Insert Card As Shown #14 Saw This On My Facebook Feed Today #16 Found Some

NASA Reveals A List Of The Best Air-Cleaning Plants For Your Home

NASA Reveals A List Of The Best Air-Cleaning Plants For Your Home
A healthy home environment is vital to a person’s well-being and houseplants contribute to it more than you might think. Their main benefit is air-filtering, so it sounds only reasonable that NASA did a Clean Air Study, that found which plants are effective at removing benzene, formaldehyde, trichloroethylene, xylene, and ammonia from the air – chemicals that have been linked to negative health effects like headaches, dizziness, eye irritation, and others. Show Full Text Dr. B. C. Wolverton led