Terrible tradition: Chinese foot binding or how to get the perfect lotus foot

Foot binding was a custom practiced on young girls in China for about one thousand years from the 10th century and until the early 20th century. Beginning at an early age, young girls' feet were...

The death rattle is the chilling sound made by an individual very near death

The death rattle is commonly used to describe the chilling sound made by an individual very near death. It occurs after loss of the cough reflex and loss of the ability to swallow. This is the...

This Map Shows Where America Lives

This impressive US map shows the most densely populated areas in the United States. 80% of Americans live in metropolitan areas. American concentrate on the coasts leaving most of the inner country looking like...

Wildlife Accident: Insane Images Of Moose Colliding With Car Near Monson In Maine

How big is that moose? It looks huge! Moose are actually the largest living species in the deer family! As adults, they are incredibly big and powerful creatures. Best to avoid hitting one if at all...

Did you Study There? This Map Shows the Largest Universities by Enrollment in each US State

You may have studied here! This map shows the largest universities by enrollment in the USA. You’ve probably seen the map of each state’s most popular brand by Steve Lovelace. These guys at eCollegeFinder had some fun...

Amazing Footage: Isolated Amazon Tribe Captured for the First Time on Video

Caught on camera: Isolated Amazon tribe captured for the first time on video before vanishing into the woods after encounter with 'the enemy'. A newly released video captures the first fleeting images of an indigenous...

Birth and Death Simulation: Watch People Dying and Raising in Real Time Around the World

Life and death! Our cycle now in real time in this fascinating simulation This amazing real time statistical simulation of births and deaths happening around the world is from Brad Lyon. It's fascinating to discover...

Furious Bison Charges Boy In Yellowstone National Park (VIDEO)

You see, bisons did not run away. Well at least in 2012. At this time they were still eating grass at home, The Yellowstone National Park. But this one had probably a bad day, or...

Strange Phobia: A Person Suffering of Anatidaephobia Believes Big Brother is a Duck

Do you fear ducks? Some do and their weird desease is called anatidaephobia! Pretty weird, I know, but some people in the world believe that no matter where they are or what they do,...

A body, a head and two faces! Miracle siamese baby born defies all odds in Australia

Such a medical case has only occurred 35 times around the world so far and no babies have ever had a long life. These siamese twins named Faith and Hope were born in Sydney....

Do you Think you Have a Hard Job? Discover The Ancient Tradition of Himalayan Honey Hunting in Nepal (PHOTO AND VIDEO)

I wake up everyday to learn something incredible from our mysterious planet. This morning, it was about Himalayan honey hunting in Central Nepal. Do you think you have a hard job? These pictures of hanging honey hunters...

Strange Ancestral Language: This is How Our Ancestors’ Language Sounded Like 6,000 Years Ago

Have you ever asked yourself how did our ancertors' language sound like? Well, linguists have recently reconstructed what a 6,000 year-old-language called Proto-Indo-European, the forerunner of many European and Asian languages, might have sounded like. Photo...

Unknown and unexpected tragedy during 1986 Balloon Fest in Cleveland, Ohio

This is the case of Tom Holowach who created and prepared one of the most massive release of balloons into the sky during Cleveland, Ohio's Balloon Fest on September 27, 1986. And this with the very...

Bad Year for Ships in Antarctica: Japanese Icebraker Runs Aground in Antarctica on February 16 2014

What's happening in Antarctica? A powerful Japanese icebreaker runs aground in Antarctica. Antarctica is unpredictable and mysterious. And sometimes, it seems that Antarctica is trying to stop or at least slow down scientific research. After...

Are You More Escalator or Stairs? The Piano Stair Experiment

Fun is the easiest way to change people’s behaviour for the better. From the video: ”Take the stairs instead of the escalator or elevator and feel better” is something we often hear or read in the...

Corporal Punishment Map: This Map Shows in Which US States Teachers Can Hit Children at School

As if it was helping! The controversial practice of corporal punishment in schools is still very much alive and kicking in the United States. Are we back in Middle Age? This week, a bill was proposed...

Amazing Discovery: Niacin is the Fountain of Youth

Have you never dreamt about living a long and healthy life? The vitamin niacin has a life-prolonging effect - at least in roundworms. Moreover, reactive oxygen species are healthy. These findings not only disagree with...

This Map Shows Where The American Dream is Dead

This is not racial but regional segregation!  There are some places in America where it's somewhat easier to become the next Bill Gates than others. This map shows where the American dream is dead and...

Take Cover: In Iowa Even Blind People Are Allowed to Carry Firearms In Public

And even Stevie Wonder said in an interview early in the year: "Imagine me with a gun. That's just crazy." They call this antidiscrimination, I call this ridiculous and unsense! Iowa is giving people who...

In the Ancient Persian Empire an Idea was Debated Twice: Sober and Drunk

Today I learned that in the ancient Persian Empire, an idea was debated twice: sober and drunk. The idea first had to sound good in both states of mind before being considered a good idea... Too bad people...

Spider Sisters: Siamese Twins Ganga And Jamuna Also Share The Same Man

After years of hard search, the 45-year-old spider sisters (real name: Ganga and Jamuna Mondal) have finally found love. From now on, the conjoined twins will not only share the same stomach, but also the...

WTF Story: The Elephant ‘Murderous Mary’ was hanged in Erwin, Tennessee, After Killing Her Keeper

On September 13, 1916, the town of Erwin, Tennessee, hung 'Murderous Mary' the elephant after she mauled one of her keepers to death the day before. This is actually a macabre story of murder and...

The Loophole: ‘Fuck Me’ In The Ass Because I Love Jesus !?!

Today, Sunday, it's the Lord's Day, the day of communal worship and the weekly memorial of the resurrection of Jesus Christ, who is said to have been witnessed alive from the dead early on...

Two Fate Loop Cases: Are compelling supernatural forces in place guiding events on Earth?

Here are two cases of what I call Fate loops involving people who missed ill-fated flights and are killed later in tragic accidents. In both of the bizarre cases below, the ones who missed...

Strange Sounds: Huge rat terrorizes passengers of New York City subway

This is what it sounds like when a rat rides inside a New York City subway... OMG! Listen to these terrified passengers. It's almost as if they were about to be killed by this big...

Bulgaria is Building a Giant Wall to Limit Illegal Refugees

Fences and walls are often built along country boundaries. Now Bulgaria wants to build a 30 mile long wall along the border with Turkey to prevent refugees to illegally enter the country! Israeli West bank...

Known sequence of events of South Korean ferry accident – April 16 2014

This graphic on the South Korean ferry accident shows the known sequence of events that has left nearly 300 people missing. Of the 450 passengers on board the ferry, 325 were students from a high...

There are not only goats on trees: In Tibet and Sulawesi dead infants are buried in trees

Tibetan tree burial and hanging tombs Although Tibetans are known for sky burial, they bury their young in trees. Tree burial is popular with Tibetans in Nyingchi and Kangbei, and applied mainly to the dead...

And Suddenly A Great White Shark Attacked (VIDEO)

This woman was visiting the International Spy Museum in Washington (District of Columbia) and stopped in front of an aquarium that seemed to contain great white sharks. And, suddenly, the scary shark attacked! What is doing...

The fascinating Medical Case of Mysterious Star-Shaped Cataracts After Electric Shock

You probably already heard about star-shaped cataract. But is it clear why the cataracts take on a stellar shape? There are bizarre and strange medical phenomenon and medical mysteries. One of the most known is probably Twinkle...

Amazing Discovery: Mysterious Steamer Shipwreck Found in Lake Huron

A discovery of a lifetime! Shipwreck hunter finds mysterious 1861 steamer at the bottom of Lake Huron full of gold from the Civil War. David Trotter and his crew discovered the side-wheel steamer, named...

Lightning Strikes 7 Firefighters Battling Fire In Vermont – July 2014

You probably know! thunderstorms season has started in the USA with two impressive lightning storms in Chicago and New York City. Well on its way, one of these stopped over Guilford, Vermont and struck seven...

The Apocalyptic Luminarias Festival Where Horses Ride Through Bonfire in Spain

What looks like to be a scene from a film about the apocalypse is actually an annual tradition in the small Spanish village of San Bartolome de los Pinares. In the small village of San...

Michael Jackson’s XSCAPE Comes Out With Unknown Songs Mid-May! Hopefully Something Like Thriller

XSCAPE, the new album of Michael Jackson contains eight unknown songs of the "King of Pop". This is great news! I really like some of his music! Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 while...

Ancient Mystery: Was Noah’s Ark Round?

A recently deciphered 4,000-year-old clay tablet from ancient Mesopotamia is providing new details about the mythological tale of Noah and his ark. Was Noah's Ark round-shaped? Mythology and tales. What exciting topics! And when a tablet,...

This Is How I Get Ready When My Girlfriend Tells Me She’s In The Mood

Let’s face it, sometimes our relationships get stale, or our approach to trying to find or maintain one gets old. We’re tired of the same old thing, we long for something new, different, exciting...

Unknown Body Part: Scientists Have Discovered a New Ligament in the Human Knee

Amazing medical discovery: A previously unknown ligament is discovered  in the human knee. It plays an important role in patients with anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears. For the last four years, orthopedic surgeons Dr Steven Claes...

This guitar player has no arms but is fucking awesome… His solo at 3:40 will get you stunned!

Is god responsible for that? This guitar player is fucking awesome! He has no arms, no hands and plays with his feet an amazing tune! Listen especially to his crazy solo starting at 3:45: Almost...

Crazy Bubble Games: I Want To Play This. Who’s in?

You love playing with balls? Then this is the game for you! Is this the future of the NFL? Or simply a new crazy sport trend? Look! They seem to have insanely good fun! Moreover, it's hilarious...

Strange Ideas: This Webpage Helps you Determine When you were Conceived

Do you also want to know when you were conceived? I tried it. I now have to ask my parents. Calculate your conception date or week within a few clicks on this webpage. It's pretty funny....