The difficult life of North Korean defectors

With the recently declining tensions between North Korea and the United States, the possibility of reunification is beginning to show up peppered into conversations about the region.

For defectors to South Korea, the reality can be compounded by their own reality: suicidal thoughts and depression.

Source: BBC

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The right way to board a plane

Flying is already a total nightmare between the long lines at check-in and security, the obstructive and intrusive security checks that hardly do anything to protect flyers apart from giving them a false sense of security are terrible. Then come the boarding lines.

But what if I told you there was a better way to get on an airplane?

Click to find out at: Vox

When a lawn lands you in jail

A huge part of the American Dream is that of owning a home with a lawn and of keeping it green and beautiful. One thing that surely isn’t a part of it is landing in jail because of an unkempt lawn in some kind of twisted modernization of a debtor’s prison.

So what is it about lawns that keeps the imagination alive? And what began the entire madness in the first place?

Click to find out more at: 99% Invisible