Trafficked into slavery on Thai trawlers to catch food for prawns
The Thai fishing industry is built on slavery, with men often beaten, tortured and sometimes killed - all to catch 'trash fish' to feed the cheap farmed prawns sold in the west
How to Get the Best Care From the Hospital Nursing Staff
How and why hospital patients and families should cultivate a good relationship with the nursing staff
That 'Blood' In Your Meat Isn't What You Think It Is
It's not exactly pleasant, though.
What would happen if you didn’t drink water?
Water is essentially everywhere in our world, and the average human is composed of between 55 and 60% water. So what role does water play in our bodies, and how much do we actually need to drink to stay healthy? Mia Nacamulli details the health benefits of hydration.
Dr. Ruth explains why morning sex is just the best
At 88, Dr. Ruth is still doling out advice about everyone's favorite topic: sex
What really happens to the plastic you throw away
We’ve all been told that we should recycle plastic bottles and containers. But what actually happens to the plastic if we just throw it away? Emma Bryce traces the life cycles of three different plastic bottles, shedding light on the dangers these disposables present to our world.
Want to Know How the Cops Actually Trace a Gun?
It happens here, in a massive West Virginia building, in the most absurd way possible.
E-Cigs' Inconvenient Truth: It's Much Safer to Vape
In applying the same tactics used to demonize tobacco, are anti-smoking advocates and regulators missing out on a chance to save millions of lives?
Why Dance is Possibly the Best Activity for Kids
Dance classes are low in physical activity, study says, but there's more to the story.
The 20 Most Bike-Friendly Cities on the Planet
Investment in bicycle infrastructure is a modern and intelligent move. Many cities get this. Many don't.