Latest WWF Report Shows How To Close The Emissions Gap Now

Reducing carbon emissions would have a positive impact on the development of the economy and human health. Anthony Horton looks at the most recent WWF report and highlights how.

I Refuse To Babysit My Children

Shawn Henfling is tired of people calling every dad with his kids a babysitter.

Charlie Hebdo & The Danger of Comedy

Eric Shapiro notes that the terrorist attack on French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo reinforces the idea that if comedy is to be of any value, then it must be dangerous.

50 Dangerous Things You Should Let Your Kids Do

Gever Tulley, founder of Tinkering School, discusses ‘dangerism,’ a term he’s coined for how our perception of danger deprives our kids of crucial learning experiences and opportunities for growth.

Hatch of Adolescence or Stupid Boy Tricks?

At age fifteen, I found myself locked in a stupid death struggle with my best friend—for the attention and love of a girl.

Not All Heroes Are Human. My Cat Saved My Son. (Video)

A vicious dog attacked Robert Triantafilo’s son while he was riding his trike. And who saved the day? Mrs. Cat.

How a Death-Defying Sea Voyage Helped Mend the Relationship With My Kids That Divorce Destroyed

Sprague Theobald set out on a journey to become closer to his children. It wasn’t as easy as he thought while in the middle ship-killing ice fields, polar bears, and mind-numbing isolation.

The Most Uncool Thing I’ve Ever Written About Drinking

With the trend of the lethal drinking game “Neknominations” becoming mainstream, Amy White wants to reach out to kids with her story … and doesn’t care how uncool you think it is.

“I acted like an ass in front of my kids and put them in danger.”

This comment by Jonny on the post To the Ticket Agent as the Delta Counter

The Rape That Didn’t Happen

On a dark road in Kuala Lumur, Nikki learns the value of a good man.

Dads Are Not the Enemy

Whit Honea was told that men are inherently dangerous. He disagrees.

The Day I Realized My Son Was One of ‘Us’

The best sorts of discoveries are the ones you bleed for, or bruise for, or burn for. And now it seems my son is going to be just as good at learning as my father and I were.

“What strikes me about Carlos Arredondo was that this instinct to act came from his heart without time to think, which defines him as a true man.”

These are comments by Ray Arata and Martin Marks on the post “How Boston Teaches Us About Purpose”.

Help Is on the Way

How do we avoid bystander apathy in an emergency?

Navy Lietenant Thomas Saenz Earns Master’s Degree in Combat Zone

For Thomas Saenz, no risk was too great to get the education he wanted.