10 books to help you understand immigration
10 books to help you understand immigration

Culture

10 books to help you understand immigration

Explore the migrant experience through books.

The Coffee Industry is Bad for Farmers, But Here are Some Things You Can Do to Help
The Coffee Industry is Bad for Coffee Farmers, But Here are Some Things You Can Do to Help

Culture

The Coffee Industry is Bad for Farmers, But Here are Some Things You Can Do to Help

Low coffee prices, among other factors, make it nearly impossible for farmers to make ends meet. Here are some things you can do to help right now.

Aloe is the ancient beauty secret you can grow on your windowsill, plus more small actions with big impacts
Aloe is the ancient beauty secret you can grow on your windowsill, plus more small actions with big impacts

Aloe is the ancient beauty secret you can grow on your windowsill, plus more small actions with big impacts

Take a few minutes today to appreciate some of the fascinating animal life that live in the tropics, discover an ancient beauty secret you can grow...

The Fascinating Fauna of Guatemala
The Fascinating Fauna of Guatemala

Animals

The Fascinating Fauna of Guatemala

As one of the most ecologically diverse countries on the planet, Guatemala is home to some amazing animals. Some you’ve probably heard of....

Aloe vera, asses’ milk and an asp: Cleopatra’s hacks for a beautiful life and painful death
Aloe vera, asses’ milk and an asp: Cleopatra’s hacks for a beautiful life and painful death

Aloe vera, asses’ milk and an asp: Cleopatra’s hacks for a beautiful life and painful death

Since its debut on the health and beauty stage more than 5,000 years ago, aloe vera has been used as medicine, skincare and even food.

Africa Is Not a Country and Other Things You Need to Know About the Continent
Africa Is Not a Country and Other Things You Need to Know About the Continent

Culture

Africa Is Not a Country and Other Things You Need to Know About the Continent

A lot of misconceptions surround Africa, partly because we most often hear about its struggles. But the continent is far more than the sum of its...

Discover the foreign language you didn’t even know you can speak, plus other news for a smarter week
Discover the foreign language you didn’t even know you can speak, plus other news for a smarter week

Culture

Discover the foreign language you didn’t even know you can speak, plus other news for a smarter week

Did you know you use Quechua words all the time? Learn about the Quechua culture you didn't know you already know, plus take a deeper dive into...

Eco-Friendly Back-to-School-Shopping Made Easy & Other Good News
Eco-Friendly Back-to-School-Shopping Made Easy & Other Good News

Culture

Eco-Friendly Back-to-School-Shopping Made Easy & Other Good News

Back-to-school shopping can be stressful, wasteful and expensive, but it doesn’t have to be. These tips will make it all a little easier on the...