social experiments

Culture & Arts
Imagining what it's like busking is somewhat of an easy task -- even if you're someone who cannot fathom the idea of performing in public.
Tech
It turns out that Americans of the modern age are no happier than you are. How could this be?
Business
Nearly everyone we talked to told us that they too had always wondered what everyone else was doing.
Politics
How genius would it be if Trump were to announce, just as he started to drop in the Iowa and New Hampshire polls, that his campaign was in fact not a legitimate quest for the presidency, but rather to conduct the world's greatest social experiment?
Religion
To improve the process of ethical oversight of research, we need to change our attitudes, and recognize far more fully that complicated moral issues, strains and vagaries are involved.
Impact
The perception that homeless people are to blame for their circumstances may lead to discrimination and prevent them from
Impact
If only the world would approach hunger like two kids at a kitchen table. H/T Faith It To take action against world hunger
Religion
“A lot of us have been made to feel like outcasts,” the 24-year-old college student told HuffPost. “Western-born Muslims
The World Post
Albach, who has shot similar activist videos in the past, staged his latest experiment by filming fellow student Zakaria
Tech
Certainly there were times in my 10 month stint without a phone, that I thought, "What the hell am I doing?"
Impact
Warning: The video above features actors, but some readers may find the footage disturbing. The video above shows witnesses
Impact
Like Us On Facebook Follow Us On Twitter The video spurred discussion on the topic and inspired many, like Facebook user
Impact
Two-thirds of strangers on the street have your back. The other 33 percent? Not exactly. "I was quite shocked with some of
Good News
Like Us On Facebook Follow Us On Twitter h/t Good News Network One man decided to take some time -- and cash -- to give back
Women
If guys felt so comfortable approaching me about my looks in a platonic setting, how might guys react to my different levels of makeup when engaging in a potentially romantic scenario?
Videos
Most of us avoid making eye contact with people we don't know at all cost, but research has shown interacting with strangers, whether at a cafe or on a train, can actually make us happier.
Good News
This social experiment showed that (most) people are truly good. The video above, called "The Honesty Test," was shot in
Videos
Columnist Alli Reed's online dating experiment is enough to make you cancel your profile, swear off men altogether and take up a sex-replacement hobby like baking.
Wellness
Watch the video clip above to learn more about the social experiment, and head over to Reader's Digest to learn more. New
Culture & Arts
Both approaches yielded powerful narratives, but the plethora of reactions displayed in her video (posted below), ranging