Close to 30 percent of greenhouse gases released in the U.S. are from transportation. You can help decrease this number by choosing greener ways to commute. Check out the infographic below to learn about some of the green ways to get around. Presented by CheapCarInsurance.Net
In the 1950s, the average home was 1,000 square feet and cost around $8,450. Nowadays, the average size is 2,200 square feet and the cost is $152,000. Despite this increase, Americans aren’t living better than before. Check out this infographic to learn more about the McMansion craze and how it might be affecting your health. [...]
There are many ways to influence public opinion, but propaganda has been a favorite for centuries. Modern propaganda found its roots in the 17th century when Pope Gregory XV sought to gain converts to Catholicism as the Protestant movement grew. Although it began as a religious endeavor, propaganda became political in the 18th and 19th [...]
Sometimes, kids just don’t want to go to school. An estimated 10 percent of school-aged children fake an illness to get out of school. But do they succeed? Pulling a fake vomit stunt is not going to win the school nurse over – it’s one of the oldest tricks in the book. Instead, fake a [...]
When it comes to apps, it’s hard to gain popularity. App markets are saturated and very few apps are able to accumulate many downloads. In fact, only one in six smartphone apps exceed 500 total downloads. How do apps at the top of the “Most Downloaded” list make it there? Incorporating social features within apps adds [...]
Could you imagine feeling like you are dead all the time? Probably not. However, that is what people feel like when they have Cotard’s Syndrome, which is a disorder where the sufferer believes that all of their blood and organs have been removed. Check out the infographic below to learn about some pretty strange mental [...]
No driver wants to see those red and blue flashing lights in their rearview, especially when they’ve been speeding. That’s why many drivers have tried to avoid speeding tickets by purchasing a radar detector. Although illegal in some states, these detectors have been helping heavy-footed drivers keep “the man” at bay since the 1970′s. To [...]
What does the future look like for the college class of 2013? Check out the infographic below presented by SpareFoot to see a snapshot of the college class of 2013 and what is in store for them.
Did you know there is an energy source that allows you to use a drink coaster to charge your phone? Check out the infographic below to learn about five weird energy sources.
The healthcare system in the United States is more than struggling, it’s broken. Just look at the way doctors and physicians are paid. Most often, they are not paid (even in part) on the quality of care they administer to patients. This encourages lazy and careless practice among physicians with potentially disastrous consequences. Physicians in other countries [...]