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16 Incredibly Impressive Students At The University Of Michigan

The University of Michigan is ranked No. 28on U.S. News & World Report’s list of best national universities. But the fact of the matter is, the home of the Big House admits some exceptional students the likes of Harvard, Yale, and Stanford have never seen. We rounded up 16 incredibly […]
16 Incredibly Impressive Students At The University Of Michigan
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How 15-Year-Old Malala Yousafzai Defied The Taliban And Inspired Girls To Fight For Their Education

[credit provider=”statigr.am/priscillaramirez” url=”http://statigr.am/p/321116325282487437_26580678″] For most people, education is usually seen as a right, not a fight. But that’s exactly what it was for Malala Yousafzai, a teenage girl attending school in northwest Pakistan.Yousafzai, now 15 years old, gained worldwide attention when she began blogging for the BBC under a pen […]
How 15-Year-Old Malala Yousafzai Defied The Taliban And Inspired Girls To Fight For Their Education
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An In-Depth Look At The Most Impressive People of 2012

Felix Baumgartner Chris Christie Hillary Clinton R.A. Dickey Gabrielle Douglas Mario Draghi Lena Dunham Tony Hsieh LeBron James Joe Lhota Mars Curiosity Rover Marissa Mayer Jim Messina Elon Musk Pussy Riot John Roberts Nate Silver Taylor Swift Kevin Systrom Malala Yousufzai [preserve] [/preserve]
An In-Depth Look At The Most Impressive People of 2012
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How Pussy Riot Rattled The Russian Government With Their ‘Punk Prayer’

[credit provider=”AP”] Last winter, hundreds of thousands of people flooded Moscow to protest Russian President Vladimir Putin. In the midst of the protests, an event happened that few paid attention to at the time.In an act of defiance, Pussy Riot, an anti-Putin feminist punk-rock group, walked into Moscow’s Christ the […]
How Pussy Riot Rattled The Russian Government With Their ‘Punk Prayer’
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Obama Campaign Guru Jim Messina Spills His 5 Tips For Winning Elections

[credit provider=”AP”] Depending on one’s politics, Jim Messina is either a conquering hero or a figure of intense envy.Either way, the manager of President Obama’s successful reelection campaign was the man of the hour in Washington Tuesday, when he sat down for a chat with Politico’s Mike Allen before a […]
Obama Campaign Guru Jim Messina Spills His 5 Tips For Winning Elections
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How A Team Of Scientists Dropped A One-Ton Science Lab On Mars Completely Unscathed

[credit provider=”NASA/JPL-Caltech/Malin Space Science Systems “] After seven unmanned minutes spent in terror, waiting for the culmination of decades of work, a scream of excitement shook the Curiosity rover’s control room on August 5.”Touchdown confirmed, we are safe on Mars,” engineer Allen Chen said over the radio, eliciting tears of […]
How A Team Of Scientists Dropped A One-Ton Science Lab On Mars Completely Unscathed
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How Gabby Douglas Overcame Racism To Win Two Olympic Gold Medals

[credit provider=”Getty Images” url=”http://www.gettyimages.com”] At just 16 years old, American gymnast Gabby Douglas has already accomplished an incredible feat.She made history at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London when she became the first African-American woman to win gold medals in both the team gold and individual all-around competitions.
How Gabby Douglas Overcame Racism To Win Two Olympic Gold Medals