Elite Daily Insights

He Won A Million Dollars With A Horse He Got For…

"Green Gratto is just a superhorse." Delivery truck driver, Gaston Grant, says his horse, Green Gratto, changed his life forever.
By Laurence Mathieu

She Became A Speed Skater Four Months Ago. Now, She's Making Olympic History.

Erin Jackson is the first Black woman on U.S. Olympic Long-Track Skating Team.
By Laurence Mathieu

Here's What Happens When Costume Design Meets Space Suit Technology

"There is no perfect space suit. That challenge really provides a lot of room for solutions."
By Laurence Mathieu

Fentanyl: A secret drug behind the overdose crisis

"It's a cheap way for the dealers to make money. They don't care if they're killing people, they really don't."
By Laurence Mathieu

Employers Rarely Hire People With Disabilities. Here's Why They Should

"There was a whole group of people out there that could do the job as well or better, that we were unjustly leaving behind," says Randy Lewis, a former SVP at Walgreens.
By Laurence Mathieu

Women Of Color Surfing As A Powerful Form Of Resistance

"The things that our society has created to hold me back don't exist in the water."
By Laurence Mathieu

Meet the Millennials Championing Ugly Produce

They take "ugly", unwanted produce from farms and sell it to consumers at a huge discount.
By Shawn Hazelett

Two Teens Created The Largest Non Profit to Help Fund Eating Disorder Treatment

90% of people suffering from eating disorders don’t receive treatment because they can't afford it.
By Kelley Lord

Building Beats Mentors Underserved Teens By Teaching Them To DJ

To make awesome music, you don't need expensive equipment -- just basic software and an imagination.
By Shawn Hazelett

This NYC Graffiti Artist Is Breaking Gender Stereotypes

This artist is making her mark on the graffiti scene one bee at a time
By Shawn Hazelett

This Artist Quit Her Job To Make Emojis Full Time

Making emojis is a full-time job
By Joanie Tobin

This Woman Is On A Mission To Diversify Our Public Lands

Only 22% of visitors to U.S. national parks are people of color.
By Joanie Tobin

This Gym Employs Formerly Incarcerated Individuals as Personal Trainers

Only 12.5% of employers say they would hire a formerly incarcerated individual.
By Shawn Hazelett

These Comedians Are Exposing Anti-Abortion Crisis Pregnancy Centers

A 2006 Congressional investigation found 87 percent of CPCs surveyed provided false or misleading medical information.
By Joanie Tobin

He Won A Million Dollars With A Horse He Got For…

"Green Gratto is just a superhorse." Delivery truck driver, Gaston Grant, says his horse, Green Gratto, changed his life forever.
By Laurence Mathieu

He’s Singing In Churches To Fund A World Record…

"If it was not for America’s Christians, this gay man would not be completing this world record."
By Joanie Tobin

3 Trans Candidates On Why They're Running

"It doesn't matter where we all come from, it's how someone can represent us." This is what it's really like to run for office as a transgender person.
By Laurence Mathieu

This Woman Gets Paid To Carve Pumpkins

This woman creates insane artwork out of pumpkins and it's so mesmerizing to watch.
By Laurence Mathieu

She Was Incarcerated At 13. Now She Wants To…

"I had no hope to be someone." Michelle Diaz was charged with shoplifting when she was only 13 and it changed everything.
By Joanie Tobin