Tagged: vox

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It’s not you. Commuting is bad for your health.

It’s not you. Commuting is bad for your health. My commute is like a second job, and it might be killing me. Check out our video on how highways negatively impacted US cities: http://bit.ly/2mQJOCx Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Millions of Americans commute to work. It can be a stressful journey that involves cars, trains,…

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The chocolate science hype machine

The chocolate science hype machine The dark side of mars-sponsored chocolate studies. Read more about the science of chocolate health on Vox: http://bit.ly/2mCn3TJ http://bit.ly/2Db4Fei Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Chocolate is good for health, study finds. Small study, points to chocolate as a weight-loss aid. Senior moments? Chocolate may be the answer to your problems.…

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The real reason Amelia Earhart is so famous

The real reason Amelia Earhart is so famous A carefully executed publicity campaign turned a pretty average pilot into an aviation legend. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Amelia Earhart is often thought of as the first or greatest female pilot of her time. But the real reason she is seen as an aviation legend comes…

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Takeout creates a lot of trash. It doesn’t have to.

Takeout creates a lot of trash. It doesn’t have to. Our single-use items aren’t helping the fight against climate change but there are easy hacks to reduce and reuse. Climate Lab is produced by the University of California in partnership with Vox. Hosted by conservation scientist Dr. M. Sanjayan, the videos explore the surprising elements…

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2017, in 7 minutes

2017, in 7 minutes In a tumultuous 2017, these are some of the stories that defined the year. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what’s really driving the events in the headlines. Check out http://www.vox.com to get up to speed on everything…

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The US medical system is still haunted by slavery

The US medical system is still haunted by slavery Black women’s history matters in medicine. Read ProPublica’s feature piece on how the US is the most dangerous industrialized country in which to give birth, and racial disparities in maternal mortality make it even worse for women of color: https://www.propublica.org/article/nothing-protects-black-women-from-dying-in-pregnancy-and-childbirth And they’re seeking your help in…

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Why cities are full of uncomfortable benches

Why cities are full of uncomfortable benches That bench won’t be yours forever. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO When designing urban spaces, city planners have many competing interests to balance. After all, cities are some of the most diverse places on the planet. They need to be built for a variety of needs. In recent…

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The robot-proof job men aren’t taking

The robot-proof job men aren’t taking Nursing is the job of the future. So why have men stayed away? Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO It’s easy to imagine that the jobs of the future, if they even exist, will all revolve around technology. But it turns out, the jobs that are least likely to succumb…

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The military coup in Zimbabwe, explained

The military coup in Zimbabwe, explained Why the Zimbabwe coup is not a revolution. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO On November 14th 2017, Zimbabwe military troops drove tanks into the capital city, Harare. They patrolled the streets, blocked access to government buildings, and took over the state television station to insist…. This is not a…

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The environmental cost of free two-day shipping

The environmental cost of free two-day shipping What’s the environmental impact of online shopping and what are the solutions to make it more sustainable? Climate Lab is produced by the University of California in partnership with Vox. Hosted by conservation scientist Dr. M. Sanjayan, the videos explore the surprising elements of our lives that contribute…