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women in parliaments worldwide

Representative Jeannette Rankin, a Republican from Montana, became the first woman elected to the United States Congress in 1916. Female politicians have broken many barriers in our political system since then, including Hilary Clinton becoming the first woman nominated for president by a major party in 2016. However, the US still lags behind a number of other countries when it… Read more →

environment pollution worldwide map

While the media has covered stories about chemical spills, smog and water contamination, it is hard to get an idea of how bad pollution is as people experience it every day. Pollution.org has published this “Global Pollution” interactive map and what it reveals is fascinating for those trying to understand how different policies set by different governments affect pollution levels.… Read more →

the deadliest animals in the world

The world is full of big predators, but it is often the smallest creatures that are the most deadly. For those looking to travel the world (or even explore their own backyard), it might be a good idea to know what you are up against. City Base Apartments has put together a series of infographics featuring some of the biggest… Read more →

Best cafes in Berlin for travelers

BERLIN’S CAFE CULTURE continues to evolve to serve digital nomads and travelers looking to post their latest Instagram stories, drink great coffee — and/or connect with locals. 1. Café µ (mü) A post shared by Hilda (@hildastenmalm) on Jan 2, 2017 at 12:31pm PST Café µ has wooden countertops, two large armchairs by the window, and in summer, tables and… Read more →

9 best cafes in Ubud (Bali) for wifi

Along with being the cultural and religious center of Bali, Ubud is becoming filled with more and more travelers who come to this quiet nook to find themselves, practice yoga or work. This last group, the “Digital Nomads” use wifi, smartphones and other cutting-edge tech in co-working spaces and tucked-away cafes. Ubud has responded by creating café work opportunities that… Read more →