Almost nobody knows that communism did arrive in the Soviet Union in 1980.
Eleven years in the making, twenty-two movies, hundreds of characters brought to life, millions of grateful fans all over the world, and billions of dollars at the box-office - this is the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
There are things modern science and medicine fail to explain. A woman for example, who did not want to get pregnant and gave contraceptive pills to her partner… Or a stingy man who drank bleach instead of paying a dentist for teeth whitening…Medicine is powerless in such cases. But what happens when the doctors themselves display such puzzling behaviour?
Something that everybody, including doctors, claimed was good for our health only yesterday, could suddenly turn out to be extremely harmful “according to a recent study”.
This story follows Zahra as she reflects on the years after the Iranian Revolution of 1979. Let see what she, an ordinary girl from Tehran has to say about it
In times of uncertainty, the population of the former Soviet Union, as well as the more progressive Western world, found comfort in the almighty healers on their TV screens. Who are these characters and why are we so fascinated by them?
There is a repeating trend of "post-disaster" comments on social media. So what happened after the Paris fire?
A short overview video of news from around the world that caught our eyes and ears this week. Enjoy!
Despite an increasing number of attempts to destigmatize mental health, the topic remains entangled in misconceptions and still lacks clarity. From fearing mental disorders all the way to romanticizing them - where does the golden mean lie?