5 Girl Dominated Comics For The Young, The Not-So-Young, And The Brave Of Heart

“Let me tell you, now is the time to be reading comics if you’re interested in exciting lady stories.” – Illustrator and comic aficionado Mary Rockcastle


Lady Parts Blog Exposes Absurd Sexist Casting Call Ads

“This blog is intended to be a place where we can all laugh in the face of sexism, instead of just laughing it off.” – Katrina P. Day


Scientist’s Priceless Reaction Over Philae Probe’s Historic Comet Landing

When Monica Grady, a leading British space scientist, watched the robot probe Philae land on a comet last week, her reaction was priceless.

Scientist’s Priceless Reaction Over The Historic Philae Comet Landing


Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally

How One Survivor Overcame The Scars Of Dating Violence

October 10, 2014 by

Tomorrow is International Day of the Girl, a global initiative to promote girls' rights, highlight gender inequality between girls and boys, and shine a light on the different forms of discrimination and abuse suffered by girls around the world. In line with this year's theme, Empowering Adolescent Girls: Ending the Cycle of Violence, WYSK ... [Read More]

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Fix-It Friday: How To Take The Stink Out Of Appliances

So you open your washing machine or dishwasher, and PHEW, you’re hit in the face with a musty, foul stench. Now how are you to use an appliance that’s supposed to clean things when it smells so dirty? To make matters worse, the odor is starting to permeate the room, and the "clean" towels smell mildewed, fresh out of a wash cycle! ... [Read More]

New IKEA Mirror Bestows Compliments In Effort To Elevate Self-Esteem

New IKEA Mirror Bestows Compliments In Effort To Elevate Self-Esteem

October 9, 2014 by

IKEA, the ready-to-assemble furniture company, is jumping on the self-esteem marketing bandwagon with its latest introduction (ummm stunt), the Motivational Mirror, an interactive mirror that “bestows personalised compliments on and positive reinforcement” to its customers. We expect these types of ... [Read More]


Inkspiration App Helps Breast Cancer Survivors Select Tattoos To Cover Scars

October 9, 2014 by

Most breast cancer survivors are faced with one of two decisions after a mastectomy… reconstruction or not. But, there is a third option: ink. Inspired by his sister-in-law Molly, Noel Franus created P.ink “personal ink,” a non-profit organization that connects women to tattoo artists who have scar ... [Read More]


Incredible And Monstrous Transformations With Face Paint

October 8, 2014 by

If you're looking for an amazing Halloween disguise and aren’t interested in being a sexy hamburger (yes for real), check out these incredible face paintings by Lara Hawker for some inspiration. Lara, 19, is a self taught make-up artist based in Auckland, New Zealand. She started face painting at 14 and ... [Read More]

Equal Payback Project: Sarah Silverman Goes To Drastic Measures To Close Her Gap (NSFW)

Equal Payback Project: Sarah Silverman Goes To Drastic Measures To Close Her Gap (NSFW)

October 8, 2014 by

This hilarious video, released today and created by NY based ad agency Droga5 in partnership with writer, comedian, and vagina owner Sarah Silverman, kicks off the official launch of the Equal Payback Project, a crowdfunding campaign focused on "Paying women back the money they lose just for having a vagina." ... [Read More]

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Dragons, And White Tigers, And Girl Heroes… Oh My! Designing Supermom Takes On Halloween Costume Market For Daughter

October 8, 2014 by

When Nicole Martin Larson’s daughter wanted to be Toothless from How To Train Your Dragon for Halloween, she knew that a store bought costume just wasn’t going to cut it. So the photographer and all around creative talent took matters into her own capable hands and fabricated ... [Read More]


8 Female Skaters That Changed History

October 7, 2014 by

By Nina Zietman - Skateboarding is a man’s world. At least, until these female pioneers came along and shook things up a bit. From the famous image of Patti McGee’s handstand on the cover of Life magazine in 1965 to Hillary Thompson, the world’s first transsexual pro skater, these women have been pushing new boundaries in skateboarding for decades. Without them, female skating ... [Read More]