Category: Life

The Inspiring Story of ‘Ubuntu’

So, the story goes that an anthropologist went to the Bantu tribe in Africa were he learned an interesting lesson. Below the story of his experiment and the unexpected outcome!   An anthropologist proposed...

See How Far This Guy Has Come!

Life has many mysteries and one of them has to do with why certain people/companies achieve astronomical success while others don’t. Sure, the subject has been extensively studied and, of course, certain conclusions have...

Get Into That Winning Mood!

As American author Zig Ziglar once said: People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily. For that reason I wanted to share this powerful...

Time is Precious

Your most valuable asset is TIME! Most of us seem to be somewhat aware of this cliche, yet, few seem to act on this knowledge. They continue to attend the jobs they hate, hang out with...

Obesity: Not Just a Rich-world Problem!

As illustrated in this timelapse, obesity is a global problem and not one exclusively faced by the rich/developed world. In actual fact, the developing world is taking the lead as more people in developing...

Watch How the World Became Obese

Between 1975 and 2014 the worldwide prevalence of adult obesity tripled. This time-lapse shows, year-by-year and country-by-country, how the average BMI index sky-rocketed around the world.  

Worlds Apart

It’s been everywhere, yet I couldn’t resist to post it. Heineken presents their experiment ‘Worlds Apart’. ”Can two strangers with opposing views prove that there’s more that unites than divides us?”  

2016 What a Year!

What would you have missed if you had a wild New Year eve party on the 31st of December 2015 and woke up on the 9th of December 2016, 343 days later? An awful...

Academic Research Made Accessible to All!

As they say, information is power. Yet, most research remains tucked away behind paywalls. This means that unless your computer is on the network of a university with an expensive subscription, you have to...

The World Before the Internet

What has Facebook, Whatsapp, Ebay, Tinder and the likes really brought us? Perhaps not as much as you would initially think. Watch this video, and learn how many of these new features were already...