Jameela Jamil Explains Why Airbrushing Should Be Illegal By Posting Examples

“I think it’s a disgusting tool that has been weaponized, predominantly against women, and is responsible for so many more problems than we realize because we are blinded by the media, our culture and our society,” she Image credits: Expanding on her argument, she took to jameelajamil jameelajamil Someone replied…

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As its own reports reveal the disaster of climate inaction, Trump proposes climate inaction

If the current presidential administration’s approach to climate change could be summarized in one sentence, it seems that sentence would be “smoke em if you got em.” By the administration’s own estimate, on its current course (if nations around the world do nothing more to respond to the climate change…

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We Tried The First Lab-Grown Sausage Made Without Killing Animals. This Is What It Tasted Like

On a Monday night at a brewery in San Francisco’s hipster Mission District, the co-founders of a startup called New Age Meats helped cook up samples of pork sausage made entirely out of cells grown from a live pig named Jessie. As scientists-turned-entrepreneurs Brian Spears and Andra Necula watched, the…

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Russian trolls spread pro- and anti-vaccine tweets, study says

Not good.Image: Jeffrey Hamilton/getty Well this is disturbing.  Apparently not content to merely meddle in the 2016 U.S. election, Russian trolls now stand accused of spreading a type of misinformation that could have literal deadly effects: anti-vaccine propaganda.   So finds a new study published Thursday in the American Journal…

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Theres an underwater pokball that helps us study delicate sea creatures without harming them

Baseball themed markers for sexual experiences are so overrated.Image: Getty Images If you’ve lived through the hell of public middle school, you’re probably familiar with the markers for sexual experiences: first base, second base, third base, and home run.  The inexplicable baseball-themed terms are pretty dated — it’s 2018, and…

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Twitter CEO explains alleged ‘shadow bans’ to Sean Hannity

Jack Dorsey went on Sean Hannity to reassure conservatives Twitter doesn't 'shadow ban' people for their political beliefs.Image: Drew Angerer/Getty Images Twitter’s CEO is still going out of his way to appease conservatives and conspiracy theorists. One day after publicly reaffirming his company’s decision not to suspend InfoWars host Alex…

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Trump Administration Bullied Countries To Make Them Reject The Science On Breastfeeding

The Trump Administration is under fire for trying to bully other nations into voting against an international resolution in favor of breastfeeding over formula milk for infants. As reported by the New York Times, a delegation from the US at the World Health Assembly in May in Geneva used underhand…

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