How a 14-year-old turned his plastic-free shampoo idea into a waste-free product business

How a 14-year-old turned his plastic-free shampoo idea into a waste-free product business

Nohbo Drops has developed an environmentally friendly shampoo that is being sold online. The product is made from all-natural ingredients, and each pod holds 5 milliliters of shampoo, and can wash hair any length. Produced by Amanda Villa-Lobos

A 29-year-old cancer patient accidentally labelled herself as a terrorist right before a bucket list trip to New York City

A 29-year-old cancer patient accidentally labelled herself as a terrorist right before a bucket list trip to New York City

A 29-year-old cancer patient was forced to postpone her bucket list trip to New York city after accidentally labelling herself as a terrorist. The BBC reported that Mandie Stevenson accidentally answered „yes” when an online Esta (Electronic System for Travel Authorization) form asked if she was seeking to, or had ever, engaged in terrorist activities…

This 24-year-old got paid to travel Europe for 3 months — here are the 5 places she says everyone should visit

This 24-year-old got paid to travel Europe for 3 months — here are the 5 places she says everyone should visit

24-year-old Eleea Navarro isn’t your typical travel blogger. Despite having a relatively modest 4,635 followers on Instagram, she was offered an all-expenses-paid trip across Europe for three months this summer. While singing and songwriting is her main passion, she told INSIDER that while travelling Europe last year having booked a trip with tour company Busabout,…

This 24-year-old dropped out of college, won funding from Peter Thiel, then raised $480 million for his startup

This 24-year-old dropped out of college, won funding from Peter Thiel, then raised $480 million for his startup

Indian entrepreneur Ritesh Agarwal may have netted millions of dollars in venture capital funding at the tender age of 24, but his mother still worries about him. „She believes, ‚If there’s no college degree on your biodata [résumé], how do we get you married?” I try to allay her concerns once in a while,” Agarwal…

Luke Matheson: 15-year-old Rochdale defender named man of the match on debut

Luke Matheson: 15-year-old Rochdale defender named man of the match on debut

Luke Matheson replaced the injured Connor Randall after 13 minutes in their EFL Trophy win against BuryAs first days of term after the summer holidays go, this one takes some beating. Whereas some 15-year-olds spent their first day back at school catching up with friends, sharing tales from their holidays or checking out their new…

A 20-year-old Instagram star is dead after being found on a billionaire’s superyacht in Greece

A 20-year-old Instagram star is dead after being found on a billionaire’s superyacht in Greece

A 20-year-old Instagram star died after being found in critical condition on a billionaire’s superyacht in Greece. Australian Sinead McNamara, who was working on the six-storey $140 million boat, was found on Thursday on the island of Kefalonia where it was docked, according to the BBC. She died while being airlifted to hospital in Athens.…

How a 60-year-old BBC radio show may be one of the only things keeping the world from nuclear war

How a 60-year-old BBC radio show may be one of the only things keeping the world from nuclear war

HMS Vengeance, which carries nuclear missiles, travels to Devonport, Scotland for an upgrade in 2012. Andrew Linnett/MoD Crown Copyright via Getty Images Deep underwater, on submarines equipped with nuclear missiles, British crews are constantly prepared to fire their weapons, and potentially play a part in bringing about the end of the world. Sailors on the…

A 183-year-old law created for horse-drawn carriages has frustrated Silicon Valley’s buzziest startups

A 183-year-old law created for horse-drawn carriages has frustrated Silicon Valley’s buzziest startups

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip in 2011. Getty Electric scooter startups are spreading across the US, and raising billions of dollars in venture capital as investors pile into the boom in on-demand transport. The idea is simple: Startups such as Bird, Lime, Jump, and Spin leave their electric scooters available for hire all over…