Before you pay to volunteer abroad, think of the harm you might do A damning report says that well-intentioned westerners do little to alleviate the lot of poverty-stricken children in developing countries
Science and Christmas: a forgotten Victorian romance
"On the eve of the Victorian era, however, Christmas underwent a transformation, becoming a popular festival once again – reinvented for the modern age. And as science was reaching unprecedented levels of popularity around the same time, the two cultures overlapped. Publications like The Illustrated London News and The Leisure Hour printed Christmas essays, stories and poems that celebrated scientific progress. Christmas books and annuals included experiments for children."//How awesome…
Showcase of Incredible Star Wars: The Force Awakens Fan Art
Showcase of Incredible Star Wars: The Force Awakens Fan Art - X-Wing As the most anticipated movie of the moment, Star Wars: The Force Awakens has been the subject of many personal works as creative people find ways to channel their new found inspiration into fun side projects. These talented designers and illustrators loved the movie so much they used their creative skills to produce their own alternative movie posters and tribute art.