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#YouLookDisgusting: Beauty blogger’s video exposes double standards of social media
A beauty blogger, who suffers from acne, has come up with a powerful video made of actual comments to her blog. She says the film shows the impact social media has on people’s lives and what unrealistic standards of beauty the society dictates.

04.07.2015 10:34

​21yo woman dies in fall from Moscow bridge while taking selfie
A young Russian woman has died after a fall from the bridge where she was trying to make a memorable selfie next to the Moscow City financial district, police sources say. Her death is the latest in a rash of fatal and near-fatal selfie incidents.

04.07.2015 09:25

​Homes on wheels: Hawaii may turn old buses into homeless shelters
An architecture firm in Aloha State has come up with an innovative solution to alleviate the problem of homelessness in their locality. It is giving some retired city buses a second life by transforming them into homeless shelters.

17.06.2015 12:59

RT beyond the newsroom: Charity as a way of life
Charity is not a single donation that makes you feel better for a while. It’s the way you live and the way you think - constantly. We've discovered it almost 10 years ago when we started helping children in orphanages. They grow up, and we grow with them.

16.06.2015 14:13

Run - it’s the pigs! Hog on the run gets ride in police car, defecates on back seat
Police in a Michigan town had a tricky encounter with an unusual perp: a pig on the run who chased a local woman but got distracted by a funny ornament. The escaped swine finally ended up in the back of a police car, pooping all over the place.

02.06.2015 05:33

Trekky dream: Chinese millionaire erects $160 mn starship Enterprise HQ
An eccentric Chinese millionaire and apparently one of the biggest fans of the legendary Star Trek franchise has built his company HQs in the shape of the starship Enterprise, where the series’ characters explored new worlds in death-defying journeys.

25.05.2015 12:26

E.Ukraine forces close-up: Meet Margarita Seidler, female voice for Strelkov’s cause
The question many people ask: How come hundreds of West Europeans came to fight for the self-proclaimed republics in Eastern Ukraine? In fact, the defense of Donbass became the first major volunteer war in Europe since the Spanish Civil War.

30.04.2015 15:13

Most irrational day of the century: Math lovers celebrate Pi day
All math-lovers have a special occasion today – a magical once-in-a-century Pi Day. It’s an international day which honors one of the most recognizable mathematical irrational symbols - "pi" or "π," proving once again that math can be fun.

14.03.2015 10:45

​No to dolce vita: WHO urges limitation of daily sugar intake to less than 50 grams
The World Health Organization recommends consuming less than 50 grams of sugar a day for the sake of preventing obesity and tooth decay.

04.03.2015 21:36

Forget tank biathlon, HELICOPTER GOLF is all the rage in Russia (VIDEO)
While helicopters are used in some countries to ferry golfers across vast courses, Russians have literally taken golf to a whole new level – playing the game while flying a helicopter!

22.02.2015 15:18

Good Samaritans donate to Detroit man who walks 21 miles to work each day
Unable to afford a car, Detroit resident James Robertson walks a 21 mile round trip to his factory job each day. A local man noticed his plight and began offering him rides. Now, an online donation page has reeled in plenty of money for a car – and more.

03.02.2015 19:02

Uber: A small step towards world bankruptcy
Taxi alternative Uber generates enormous controversy. Politicians ought to be looking to the future, not safeguarding an increasingly irrelevant status quo. Indeed their very future power depends on it.

23.01.2015 13:38