Now There’s a Marathon to Run Around the World?!

By Richard K. Noots Have you ever ran a marathon? Was it some piddly 25 miles? Ha! You Wouldn’t last a day in Earthathon. Or maybe you would … Inspired by people who want to raise awareness and save the world (as always), Earthathon is a race that has you competing online worldwide to see who can finish 25,000 miles the fastest! They…

Temple Grandin Shows Why Autism Doesn’t Have to be a Set Back

By Richard K. Noots People everywhere have Autism, and we aren’t really sure why. I mean, there are numerous causes and huge variations (Autism is a spectrum of things, and not caused by vaccines) which make it hard to pinpoint one thing and say “that’s it!” What we do know is that people with Autism can…

Here’s Why Donald Trump is Wrong About Immigration

By Richard K. Noots If the news has come anywhere near you in the past week, you probably heard about Donald Trumps’ speech faux pas about how Mexico is sending it’s worst people here. Of course, leave it to Donald to understand every single person that comes within our nation’s borders. In all actuality, immigration is a good thing. It’s how our country got started…

Ever Wonder Why We Have Pets? This Video Will Explain All You Need to Know

By Richard K. Noots Dogs are a unique species. Although they didn’t come about until our ancestors started breeding obedient wolves, it is because of their ability to work well with us that they truly thrive in life. While most species may be content just living around people (like cats), dogs are only successful if they’re in a…

Ladies and Gentlemen: The Leader of the Free World

By Richard K. Noots Yes, that is our president. Did you know he has a Selfie Stick? Or that sometimes he doodles at work? This little commercial/backstory shows that our president is just like anyone else. He’s a man who leads the Free World by day, and maybe posts a picture on Instagram by night….

This Gives Street Art a Whole New Meaning

By Richard K. Noots Julien de Casabianca is a man with a vision. He wants to bring the art stuck inside stuffy, old museums, and bring it out to the streets where everyone can see it! Now, before you go thinking about your Thomas Crowne joke, Julien has a different idea. Anyone can do it,…

Ever Draw Things Like This in Your Notebook?

By Richard K. Noots João Carvalho, also known as J Desenhos, is a kid like any other. However, in June he began to experiment with the lines on his notebook page to create a sort of 3D pop-up image. He then taught himself how to draw and started adding shading, features and other things to…

It Doesn’t Have to be Veteran’s Day to Honor Guys Like This

By Richard K. Noots War and sports. Almost two sides of the same coin, yet also incredibly different. Both can breed inner strength through suffering, which is a quality we can all find endearing. Louis Zamperini is one such man who went through enough suffering for everyone reading this article and myself. After competing in…

This is Most Certainly the Worst Music Video Ever

By Richard K. Noots Some of you may remember Rebecca Black. If not, she’s the young girl who got (in)famous from a music video about how damn exciting the day of Fri can be. However, the music video was not her fault, Rebecca is just a young girl who wanted to be famous. The real…

10 Discoveries That Prove You’re a Smart Person

By Richard K. Noots We aren’t neurologists or psychologist, so we may not always be up-to-date on the latest and greatest news about our brains. This is unfortunate because the brain is quite possibly the coolest organ we have, so we should know as much about it as possible. With that in mind, here are…