Google walkout organizer: I hope I still have a career in Silicon Valley after this

Shouting “women’s rights are worker’s rights” and a number of other #TimesUp and #MeToo chants, upwards of 1,000 Google employees gathered at San Francisco’s Harry Bridges Plaza Thursday to protest the company’s handling of sexual harassment and misconduct cases. Staffers from all of Google’s San Francisco offices were in attendance.…

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The First-Ever Vaccine For Celiac Disease Has Begun Phase 2 Trials

A vaccine that could enable people with celiac disease to safely consume gluten has begun phase 2 testing in the US, Australia, and New Zealand after more than a decade of development. Results from several phase 1 trials previously showed that the immune system-modifying treatment, called Nexvax2, is safe and…

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Fire breaks out at former cattle market

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionKeyvan Ganji captured the fire as it raged through Nottingham Cattle Market Firefighters are tackling a large fire in Nottingham, in the city’s former cattle market. Four buildings are on fire at Nottingham Cattle Market, off Meadow Lane, near Notts County football…

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Whats Wrong With Todays Society Captured In 25+ Brutally Honest Illustrations By Angel Boligan

Boligán , who now lives in Mexico City, has received countless international awards and worldwide recognition for the way he highlights the rampant consumerism, loneliness, addiction and over-reliance on technology in Western society. We here at Bored Panda have compiled a list of our favorite examples of Boligán’s work, cartoons…

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When You Love Someone, You Care About What They Care About

Opposites can attract. You don’t have to have identical interests. You don’t have to share the same taste in movies or music or pizza toppings. You are allowed to have differing opinions and priorities. But when you love someone, you care about what they care about. You let them tell…

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15 Iconic Cartoon Characters You Probably Never Knew Were Inspired By Real People

It would be hard to find people that never gazed upon the wonder that is cartoons, the morning/afternoon routine of watching those shows being one of the greatest parts of our childhood years. It’s no surprise that some of the cartoon characters are ingrained into our memory forever, whether with…

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Women over 34 refused IVF treatment

One 38-year-old woman, Charlotte – whose surname we are not using – told the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire programme she was considering moving house to a different area, having been told she was too old to qualify for the procedure in Southampton. Southampton City Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has a cut-off…

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Doctors’ son died 10 days before flu shot appointment. Now, they want to save your child

(CNN)Two physicians who lost their young son to the flu last year want parents to listen to their message, born of great grief and suffering: Get your child a flu shot. Approximately 80% of those children had not received a flu shot, according to the CDC. Laura and Anthony, a…

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Pieces Of A UFO Fell From The Sky And Landed In Remote Cambodian Village

Residents of a small, remote Cambodian village were woken up to quite an unusual – and somewhat dangerous – surprise last week when pieces of metal were seen raining from the sky. At the time of publication, officials are still stumped as to what could be the cause, leading some…

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