Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Documentary shorts conceived of and directed by famous actors. Jeff Garlin, Katie Holmes, Alia Shawkat, Judy Greer, and James Purefoy
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Digital influencer Justine Ezarik (iJustine) is back. After covering the world of wearable tech last season, iJustine is expanding her coverage this year by profiling the hottest tech trends across the country.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity.
Hank Azaria’s touching, humorous, and often enlightening journey from a man who is not even sure he wants to have kids, to a father going through the joys, trials and tribulations of being a dad.
ACTING DISRUPTIVE takes viewers inside the businesses and passion projects of Hollywood’s top celebrities.
Follow Scott Schuman, the Sartorialist, from the streets of NYC to the capitals of Europe on his quest to photograph and document the best in culture and fashion.
Stress-free parking is guaranteed at Germany's Dusseldorf Airport, where travellers can call on the help of "Ray," the world's ...
first robot concierge to park and deliver cars to their owners automatically. Developed by Bavarian firm, Serva Transport Systems, Ray is programmed to save both space and time, says software engineer Thomas Nagel.
STORY: Stress-free parking is guaranteed at Germany's Dusseldorf Airport, where travellers can call on the help of "Ray," the world's first robot concierge to park and deliver cars to their owners automatically. Developed by Bavarian firm, Serva Transport Systems, Ray is programmed to save both space and time, says software engineer Thomas Nagel. (SOUNDBITE) (German) SOFTWARE ENGINEER OF THE DEVELOPER FIRM, THOMAS NAGEL, SAYING: "We are able to park the cars in such a way that really saves space. One can park between 40 percent and 60 percent more cars in the lot, which of course is always an important matter. Especially at airports, in big cities, wherever. And so we came up with the idea to optimize that." Upon arrival, travellers have to park their car at a delivery box. After the driver calls for the robot on a touch screen it wheels the vehicle to the desired parking spot. And when they return, Ray delivers it directly to the flyer. Airport representative Thomas Koetter thinks that passengers will appreciate the automated service. (SOUNDBITE) (German) DUSSELDORF AIRPORT REPRESENTATIVE, THOMAS KOETTER, SAYING: "We do notice that there is a target audience of passengers at the airport who quite simply do not want to spend their time tediously searching parking spots in the mornings and evenings. It is, of course, in many cases the business travellers who must catch very early flights." Using Ray costs drivers 4 euros ( 5.44 USD) per hour or 29 euros (39 USD) per day. But passengers say it's a price worth paying to ensure peace of mind. (SOUNDBITE) (German) PASSERBY, HUBERT ESSER, SAYING: "I would definitely give it a try. And if it were a success, I would continue to use it." (SOUNDBITE) (German) VOLKER CHRISTMANN, SAYING: "Certainly, that has a lot of advantages for me as a business traveller." Currently, 249 parking spots are reserved for "Ray." If it proves popular, Dusseldorf airport will consider adding more spots in other areas of the parking lot.