Over 2/3 Of The World Can't Watch This Video. That's A Huge Problem.

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Outernet is a company devoted to provide Internet access worldwide. You could be in the middle of the ocean and read Tolstoy or, more importantly, in the middle of North Korea. Take a watch to see how Outernet feels about what they’re planning to do. Read more: http://upworthy.com/over-23-of-the-world-cant-watch-this-video-thats-a-huge-problem

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Rachel Maddow Connects The Dots. Only The Dots Are Women’s Rights. And They’re Disappearing.

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Name one thing that the American people need. Maybe you said jobs, or health care, or immigration reform, or reliable energy sources. But I’m guessing you didn’t say less access to medical facilities for women. Am I right? So why have these politicians made it their top priority to infringe on women’s rights? If you […]

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This Girl Stood Up For Her Rights — So The Police Hit Her And Pepper-Sprayed Her In The Face

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The lead-up to the World Cup in Brazil has sparked some large public protests. But the police are trying to silence protesters and, sadly, have responded with force, tear gas, and rubber bullets. To make matters worse, the Brazilian Congress might introduce new laws that could be used to crack down even further on the […]

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How China Deals With Internet-Addicted Teens Is Kind Of Shocking. And Maybe A Good Idea?

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The idea of treating a teen for an “addiction” to the Internet may seem a bit silly. But as this video shows, it goes way beyond some kid texting too much at dinner. Debilitating compulsive behavior can be destructive in whatever form it takes, even if it’s in digital form. But while the fact that […]

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4 Super-Simple Banana Snack Hacks In 92 Seconds

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Fall in love with bananas all over again. 1. There are lots of insanely easy snacks you can make with bananas! Video available at: http://www.youtube.com/v/P9-jT6ab_iI. youtube.com 2. For example, BANANA ICE CREAM. How do you make it? View this image › youtube.com 3. 1) Slice up your bananas. View this image › youtube.com 4. 2) […]

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