Snippets of Serbia: Cultural Illustrations From a Little Known Land


“Snippets of Serbia” is a cultural illustration series based in Serbia. The illustrations provide fleeting glimpses of the country that, when assembled into their larger context, provide a more holistic view of Serbian life. “Snippets of Serbia” is supported in part by the U.S. Embassy in Serbia, and will culminate in a small published collection. […]

These 10 Young Minds Are Changing the Food System

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This post comes courtesy of  Margot Tuchler and Danielle Nierenberg of Food Tank: The Food Think Tank Innovations in agriculture don’t just come from veteran environmentalists or food industry heavyweights. In fact, many inspiring projects are the creations of youth around the world. Food Tank is excited to highlight ten young foodies who make us more […]

12 of Cape Town’s Coolest Cafes

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A city as alive with creativity, color and culture as Cape Town is bound to have an assortment of unique cafes. Give one of these a try and enjoy not only coffee, but also a great experience.   Feature photo by Hannah Swithinbank

This New App Allows You to Create and Share Videos With a Community That Turns Ideas Into Actions

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Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.― Eleanor Roosevelt Imagine a social media platform where you communicate with people based on your passions, with genuine and enduring relationships being forged. This is Ideapod, where conversations happen at the level of ideas. The company is crowdfunding the development of a mobile […]

How the Decisions We Make Affect the Course of Our Life


By Kern Carter Once “Thoughts of a Fractured Soul” was published, I found myself having to answer that one vague question time and time again: what is your book about? It’s a tough question to answer especially when trying to describe a fictional novel, but one simple way I managed to respond was by saying […]

Paris’s Most Beautiful Parks

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  Take a stroll through these Parisian parks and breathe in the fresh air of the City of Light. Grab a picnic, grab a book, or just grab a patch of grass and enjoy the city from a local perspective. Park at the foot of the Eiffel Tower photo via Shutterstock