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 »

Why Do Dogs Get Stuck Together When Mating?

Have you ever seen a pair of dogs “glued” to each other and not understand why or how it happened? During mating, the male climbs the female and they engage in copulation. But, after More »

Would You Pour Hydrochloric Acid On Someone You Dislike? That’s What Happened To Black Protesters In 1964 At A St. Augustine Motel

53 years ago, black and white protesters arrived at a motel in the city of St. Augustine, Florida. The reason for their arrival was that earlier, Martin Luther King and his colleagues, More »

This Doctor Claimed He Had Found “Evidence” For Black People’s Diseases Like “Drapetomania” That Caused Slaves To Escape Their Owners

Did you know there was a doctor whose hobby was to invent diseases for black slaves? Dr. Samuel A. Cartwright was born in 1793 and completed his medical studies at the University More »

Zoo Racism? Qizai Is The Only Brown Panda In The World; He’s Suffered A Lot, But Is Today A Celebrity

We all like pandas, right? They are an endangered species and, therefore, must be protected. However, that’s easier said than done. In addition to being rare and endangered, they other qualities that More »

 

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

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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

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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

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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