The Happiest Place on Earth on 9/11

September 11th was a trying time in American history. With all attention on the gruesome loss of life, the daring acts of heroism, and the incredible feats performed by all parties, we forget that life continued. People had to react to the events.

Here’s what happened at Walt Disney World.

Click to find out more at: The Huffington Post


What consciousness actually is

We humans have a nasty habit of assuming that consciousness is as simple as a light switch: it’s either on or off. However, reality is much more complicated than that. Scientists have recently discovered that consciousness is less like a light switch and more like the filtering of water through coffee.

To learn more about this and to set off an existential crisis, click here


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


The reason we unfriend people on Facebook

Social media is a hot mess. Every single day we have people dumping their opinions at others who may or may not care.

And by people, that includes you and me.

So if we all do it, what makes the difference between someone we keep and dump? And more importantly, who is going to dump us from their friends list?

Click to find out at: The Atlantic


How to win at Instagram

Instagram is one of those apps that most of us use but most of us use incorrectly. Believe it or not, there are certain ways to play the system to get more likes. Some of those ways involve taking better pictures and others involve some strategy.

Either way, click to learn more at: Vogue


The power of the uniform

With millennials quickly entering the workplace, uniforms are becoming more and more redundant but for the lower classes. But a uniform carries more than just a type of job; it carries meaning and association.

So how powerful is the impact of uniforms?

Click to find out at Esquire