bodies

Nearly 100 bodies discovered in Sugar Land, thought to be prisoners during Jim Crow era

Researchers have unearthed 95 bodies found buried on a construction site in Sugar Land, Texas, which they believe to be the remains of prisoners who…
We Are Daughters

We Are Daughters

In episode 54, the girls talk about Shereen's experience in New York screening her short film at MOMA! They they get into all the different casualties of the Syrian regime, the different religions
017 | The Groupie

017 | The Groupie

Some people welcome limitations as a way of testing their prowess and endurance. Others have those constraints forced upon them. This tour through the Cabinet will give us a glimpse of both kinds of
“SERENA” Is “QUEEN," Don McGone 8.31.18

“SERENA” Is “QUEEN," Don McGone 8.31.18

In episode 224, Jack and Miles are joined by writer Amy Lam to discuss Serena Williams and her amazing outfits, attack ads against Beto O'Rourke by Ted Cruz, money laundering and Chris Christie, Trump
A Google Trends map shows #MeToo has spread to every corner of India

A Google Trends map shows #MeToo has spread to every corner of India

India’s #MeToo movement, run down as elitist and urban by critics, may not be so after all. For around three weeks now, a number of…
What Damien Hirst’s sculptures of a human fetus mean for Qatari women

What Damien Hirst’s sculptures of a human fetus mean for Qatari women

Outside a hospital in Qatar is an unusual sight: 14 massive bronze sculptures depicting the development of a human fetus, from conception to birth, created…
Dutch hospitals don’t trust US “body brokers” anymore

Dutch hospitals don’t trust US “body brokers” anymore

US companies that collect human corpses donated to science, dissect them, and sell body parts internationally for profit are facing international scrutiny after a Reuters…
I Am Caitlin Stasy

I Am Caitlin Stasy

On this week's bonus episode, Shereen is joined by the one and only Caitlin Stasey. After Shereen finishes gushing about how much she respects Caitlin and the work she does, we talk about her work as
To free yourself from toxic diet culture, deconstruct its language

To free yourself from toxic diet culture, deconstruct its language

It’s nearly January, which means the clock has run out on feasting and indulging. Tis now the season to abstain. That message is all around…

Lynn Enright Destroys Myths About the Female Body

In her new book Vagina: A Re-Education, Lynn Enright (journalist and “accidental vagina specialist”) is debunking the myths, theories and lies that many women grew up believing. From gender bias in
Jameela Jamil posts Instagram about the stretch marks on her boobs

Jameela Jamil posts Instagram about the stretch marks on her boobs

Boob stretch marks. A lot of us have them. But Jameela Jamil has decided to nickname hers "babe marks". In an Instagram post, Jamil wrote about how she feels about the stretch marks on her breasts.
This Free Coloring Book Helps Kids Learn the Correct Names of Their Body Parts

This Free Coloring Book Helps Kids Learn the Correct Names of Their Body Parts

It is important to teach your kids the anatomically correct names of their body parts as early as possible. Your son has a penis, not a “wee-wee.” Your daughter has a vulva, not “ladybits.”
Restaurant Temporarily Closed After Decomposing Body Leaked Through Its Ceiling

Restaurant Temporarily Closed After Decomposing Body Leaked Through Its Ceiling

A worker from Siam Corner Thai Kitchen told an officer that there was a strong smell in the kitchen and a red liquid was leaking through the ceiling.
GQ and How Not to Talk About Men’s Bodies

GQ and How Not to Talk About Men’s Bodies

There’s not a moment in my life that I can remember, even going back to when I was a kid, where I wasn’t a fat guy. I was a fat guy when I was a kid playing video games for hours on end, and I was a
Magnificent crocheted human anatomical model

Magnificent crocheted human anatomical model

Among other wild artworks, Shanell Papp created this incredible crocheted human body titled "Lab (Skeleton)." The piece was displayed on a gurney and the organs can be "dissected."
17 Times Morons Tried To Grasp Sex Ed on Social Media

17 Times Morons Tried To Grasp Sex Ed on Social Media

Man, we need better sex education. I guess you can't shame people for asking hilarious questions, but some of these assertions are so stupid they're almost dangerous. Even more disappointing, it's the
Cyrus Grace Dunham on a Year Without a Name

Cyrus Grace Dunham on a Year Without a Name

Personal History about transitioning by Cyrus Grace Dunham: Was the problem gender—or me?
What to do if a bug gets stuck in your ear

What to do if a bug gets stuck in your ear

Hint: Don't dig around in there with a cotton swab.