Did You Know Swans Can Die Of A Broken Heart If Their Partner Dies?

We humans often think we are the most evolved creatures on the face of the planet. In fact, we think that because we’re the most intelligent, we’re also at the top of More »

You Think This Is A Weasel? Check Again – It’s The Adorable Stoat!

The Stoat is a mammal that can change its fur from yellow to the color of snow. Chances are you’ve seen it many times before and weren’t aware of what it actually was. Some More »

If You Had To, Would You Operate On Yourself Like Dr. Leonid Rogozov Did In 1961?!

Between 1960 and 1962, Dr. Leonid Ivanovich Rogozov was on a research mission in Antarctica as the only physician. On April 29, 1961, Dr. Rogozov began to feel weak, nauseated, and feverish. Later, More »

Did You Know Centipedes Breed Without Having Sex? Imagine If Humans Did The Same

The thing about centipedes is, not everyone likes them. As a matter of fact, a lot of people get the urge to vomit at the mere thought of them. There’s just something More »

These Ocean-Dwelling People Suffer From “Dry Land Sickness”

You’ve heard of sea sickness or motion sickness, right? That nasty feeling some people get whenever they go on a boat that makes them want to throw their guts out? Well, believe More »

 

Man Eliminates OCD Symptoms By Shooting Himself In The Head. He Survived And It Actually Worked

MRI GSW

Back in 1988, a mentally ill person known in medical reports and media only as “George,” shot himself in the head in a suicide attempt. Prior to attempting suicide, he had suffered from a severe case of OCD that apparently

Woman Nearly Burns Down Home After Attempting To Kill Spider With Burning Towels. Must Have Seemed Legit To Her At Some Point?

Kansas woman spider

Back in 2014, a woman from Hutchinson, Kansas, named Ginny M. Griffith, set fire to her duplex during an attempt to kill a spider. She used a lighter to light a few towels and hoped to burn the spider with

Trouble Waking Up In The Morning? The “High Voltage Ejector Bed” Is Here To Help

Colin Furze Ejector bed

You probably know the old saying, “the early bird catches the worm.” After all, how could you not, when it’s the motto of parents around the world who are struggling to get their children to get up for school in

Steve Comisar Conned People Into Buying “Solar Powered Clothes Dryers.” Sounds Like A Revolutionary Piece Of Technology, Right?

Steve Comisar

Steve Comisar was a very smart crook. As a young man, Steve once published an ad in several newspapers for a product called “Solar Powered Clothes Dryer.” He advertised this ground-breaking, revolutionary product at a modest price of $49.95. The

This College Drop-Out Became Math Genius After Mugging

Jason Padgett

In 2002, Jason Padgett, then a 31-year-old salesman, went for a night out in his neighborhood pub. After leaving the pub, two robbers came up to him from behind and assaulted him. The robbers struck him in the head over

In Toraja, Indonesia, Corpses Are Dug Out And Cleaned During A Bizarre Ceremony. Tourists Are Flocking There, By The Way

toraja manene ritual

Have you heard of Toraja, a province in South Sulawesi, Indonesia? If you have, you probably know that the place  has a love for death. Being a corpse in Toraja does not mean resting in the grave – quite the

Don’t Blame The Airline Company For The Bad Taste Of Plane Food; It’s YOUR Fault, Believe It Or Not

plane food

If you tend to fly on airplanes frequently, you might want to pay attention (if you haven’t already) to the fact that food actually tastes differently when you’re high up in the clouds than it does on the ground. When

Want To Go On An Expedition With National Geographic? Well, Now You Can

nat geo

Surely you’ve watched the National Geographic Channel at some point in your life. Or, at least, heard of it. If you have, and if you had the urge to accompany them during one or more of their exotic travels, you’re

In Germany, There Is An Anti-Stress Hotline People Can Call And Swear Their Frustrations Away

man yelling at phone

You come back from another long and arduous day of work, you’re feeling especially tired and nervous, and usually you tend to lash out on everyone around you at home, right? We’ve all been there. It’s completely natural to feel

International Math Team Finds “Shortest” (24,500 km) Route To Visit Every Pub In UK

All the pubs in the UK

Do you like beer? If you’ve maybe thought about having a pint or 15 at every single pub in the United Kingdom in the shortest possible time, you’re in luck. By the way, if you haven’t – it’s about time!