Cosima Rughinis

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How Antibiotic-Tainted Seafood From China Ends Up on Your Table

From the air, the Pearl River Delta in southern China’s Guangdong province resembles a mass of human cells under a microscope. Hundreds of thousands …

Regina tattoo shop expects hundreds for semicolon tattoos

People who get tattoos usually want something original but this weekend hundreds of people in Regina are planning get the same thing.<p>INKognito …

HR Meets Data: How Your Boss Will Monitor You To Create The Quantified Workplace

By Greg Lindsaylong Read<p>Imagine if, a few years from now, you’re in a meeting. (Even in science fiction, we spend most of our time in meetings.) …

The Workplace

A New Caption That Works for Every New Yorker Cartoon

In 2006, a blogger named Charles Lavoie argued that every <i>New Yorker</i> cartoon—from bears-waiting-in-an-elevator to two-old-businessmen-playing-with-dolls—could be aptly captioned “Christ, what an asshole!” Lavoie was correct: They totally could. He documented the rewritten cartoons on his blog for …

This Man's Comics About The Reality Of Depression Are So True

Sad but true.<p>Each person with a mental illness experiences it differently -- and for Kristian <b>Nygård</b>, the only way he could make sense of his personal plight was to illustrate it.<p>The 38-year-old artist from Norway created a series of comics for his website to explain to others what it's like to …

Mental Health

When it comes to controlling weight, not all fruits and vegetables are created equal

When admonished to eat more fruits and vegetables, we sometimes let our inner child dictate the menu. Wrinkling our noses at broccoli and Brussels sprouts, we demand peas and corn.<p>Our weary adult selves often relent. After all, they <i>are</i> vegetables, we tell ourselves.<p>Well, yes. But a new study finds …

Nutrition

Psychologists explain why Ikea 'literally becomes a map of a relationship nightmare'

Domestic battles over the Swedish retailer's products are such a common feature of modern cohabitation that comedian Amy Poehler once joked that Ikea was Swedish for "argument."<p>But why is assembling flat-packed furniture so contentious for couples? Why do conversations about sofas so often lead …

Psychology

A Cultural History of the Fever

The fever phobia that parents experience is ancient and useful.<p>For most of human history, an unusually high body temperature was a sign of the supernatural. Fevers were sinister but common, unnatural but real. And without a theoretical underpinning by which to understand them, fevers long seemed to …

University of Michigan

JoT 2190: Tech generations

Hey you kids, get off of my LAN!

Microsoft Office

Skimpy Female Armor Explained in Funny Comic - "Now You Know"

FOMO is a real thing, and it’s adversely affecting teens on social media

Guys, FOMO (fear of missing out) is a real thing, and it’s adversely affecting teenagers on social media. At least that’s what the results of a new …

These Photos Capture The Anguish Of Living With Depression

"The whole experience made me a lot more patient and empathetic towards others."<p>For 21-year-old photographer Edward Honaker, experiencing depression and anxiety felt like being at war with his brain.<p><b>"All I knew is that I became bad at the things I used to be good at, and I didn't know why," he told</b> …

Words: The Most Powerful Drug.

Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words, especially negative words, can also break our spirits.<p>Words are powerful and persuasive, and those …

A Comic Perfectly Explaining Why Anxiety & Depression Are So Difficult To Fight

John Oliver Mocks Zuckerberg’s Vow To ‘Get Facebook Back To What It Was Built For’<p>Published<p>18 hours ago<p>on<p>August 1, 2018<p>In Brief<p>The Facts:<p>Facebook is …