The history of the world according to cats

In ancient times, wildcats were fierce carnivorous hunters.
How did these solitary, fierce predators become our sofa sidekicks? In this funny video from TED Ed, Eva-Maria Geigl traces the domestication of the modern house cat.

Things to watch: NOTHING TO HIDE – The documentary about surveillance and you

NOTHING TO HIDE  is an independent documentary dealing with surveillance and its acceptance by the general public through the “I have nothing to hide” argument. The documentary is written, produced and directed by two journalists living in Berlin, Marc Meillassoux and Mihaela Gladovic that launched this project in response to what they think is the…