Entries by Kathleen Harris

25 TED Talks that will immediately change how you see the world

Mahatma Gandhi once said, “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” If this sounds like a philosophy you can relate to, then you’ll love TED talks. These informational 17 minute presentations are given at annual conferences by some of the world’s greatest thinkers. Their aim is […]

Top cop! 15 reasons why Icelandic police are simply the best

Iceland is a wonderful and friendly country that’s perhaps best known for volcanos and vikings, but one of their best-kept secrets is their amazing police force. If you don’t believe me, take a look at a few of these photos from the official instagram of the Reykjavík Metropolitan Police right now. You can pack your luggage later. […]

How to win at life: The 22 most motivating quotes from history’s greatest athletes and coaches

We might not all be world-renowned athletes like the people on this list, but that doesn’t mean their achievements can’t inspire us to strive for greatness. These words of wisdom can be applied to all aspects of our lives, whether it’s finishing our first marathon or simply getting through a rough day. If you want […]

18 facts that will change the way you watch Orange Is the New Black

Last year, Netflix original series Orange Is the New Black burst onto the scene and shattered our conventions about television viewing, quickly becoming one of the most popular and critically-acclaimed series of 2013. Taking place in a women’s prison, the character-driven series deftly combines drama and comedy, introducing us to a cast that has intrigued […]