Mother Nature, arguably the very first WYSK to exist, never ceases to amaze us. Despite her age, occasional wrath and bad reputation, her beauty, power, and mystery remain unparalleled, revered and mind boggling. She has recently besieged most of the US, even the warmest areas, with snow... heavy, cold, wet, and white blankets she crafts with countless, individual ice crystals, ... [Read More]
It's not every day that we have the awe inspiring pleasure of being introduced to a 10-year-old girl who had the well-beyond-her-years vision and gumption to turn her passion into a bona-fide business. But we did. Her name is Ava Zambri, her brand is called Lucky Duct and this VERY young Woman You Should Know is sharing her love of creating duct tape wallets ... [Read More]
Gender inequality isn’t just limited to the workplace, as we know and discuss frequently. It’s an epidemic we face in many facets of life including religion, and women are fighting back.
This Sunday is the second annual Wear Pants To Church Day, a day created by a Mormon feminist equality group as an act of solidarity to emphasize that there is more than one way to be ... [Read More]
This week is Computer Science Education Week (CSEdWeek), an annual program created to inspire K-12 students to take interest in computer science. This year’s initiative, Hour of Code, developed and produced by Code.org, is designed to demystify coding and show that anyone can learn. Computing pioneer Admiral Grace Murray Hopper, who would have turned 107 yesterday, inspired the challenge. ... [Read More]
After 11 years of practicing medicine, Chetna Singh needed a creative outlet and took to making art. While working on a painting, she thought to herself, "How interesting it would be if I could wear this piece." And with that, a fashion brand was born... a line of luxurious silk "art" scarves that feature reproductions of Chetna’s original work. ... [Read More]
"You know what I miss the most? Being carefree." This is the statement that inspired the Mimi Foundation to invite 20 cancer patients to participate in a unique "makeover" experience.
They went to a studio. Their hair and makeup were completely redone. During the transformation, they were asked to keep their eyes shut. ... [Read More]
Much like the U.S., women in the Philippines are still challenged by double standards and gender bias, particularly when it comes to education and women's roles in society. In an effort to bring attention to the issues, Pantene Philippines created this video with the message, "Don't Let Labels Hold You Back. Be Strong and Shine".
The haircare company partnered with the social news network Rappler to ... [Read More]
Eleanor Leonne Bennett is an international award-winning photographer and visual artist. At just 17 years old, she has already been named the CIWEM Young Environmental Photographer of The Year (2013), has also won first places with National Geographic, The World Photography Organisation, Nature's Best Photography and The National Trust, ... [Read More]