Societal Collapse

News and information about the incoming economic collapse and other weird sociologic and politic phenomena.

Another dangerous pesticide for children not banned by EPA

Chlorpyrifos is a widely used pesticide that can cause severe health issues for children. The EPA has disregarded calls to ban it. E.P.A refuses...

Large caiman spotted in Swiss Lake

A caiman was spotted attacking a swimming duck in Lake Hallwil, Switzerland. Meanwhile, the 1,5 meter (almost 5 feet) long creature has been dubbed the 'Hallwilersee Monster.'

Big Penis is full of Viagra, warns FDA

If you use a supplement called Big Penis, you should know that it contains an unexpected ingredient. Big Penis capsules secretly contain sildenafil, also known by the brand...

Arson attack devastates Kyoto Animation anime studio killing 24 people

Several people have been killed after an apparent arson attack destroyed a building at Kyoto Animation, one of Japan’s most renowned anime studios on July 18, 2019. NHK...

Weaponized ticks: New Jersey congressman aks the Pentagon to finally investigate Lyme Disease conspiracy

There's long been a conspiracy theory that the US used ticks as a biological weapon to spread Lyme disease. And in New Jersey, where Lyme cases are on...

Ebola outbreak in DRC: The fifth global health emergency declaration in history

The World Health Organization has declared the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo a global health emergency, which many experts say is overdue. The disease has killed...

Notre Damn, that was close!

Notre-Dame came far closer to collapsing than people knew. This is how it was saved. After a baffling alert and a race to the wrong building, Notre-Dame still...

Water crisis in Zimbabwe: 2 millions without water for weeks in capital city Harare – First cases of typhoids reported

Water shortages are happening faster than expected. Harare has joined the Indian city of Chennai, India and Manila, Philippines, that have endured water scarcity due to extended drought, polluted...

Woman impaled by her metal straw is dead

A woman in England died after falling onto a reusable metal straw, which pierced her head. And the tragic incident has renewed debate over bans on plastic straws.

San Francisco homeless population explodes by shocking 30% in 2 years

Over the last several months, cities and counties across California have been releasing homeless counts. The results are grim and San Francisco is no exception. Homelessness in a...

Flesh-eating bacteria kills man in Florida

Flesh Eating Bacteria sounds like an urban legend. Let me assure you that it is not. Man contracts flesh-eating bacteria during beach trip with...

Bible shortage ahead

Religious publishers say President Donald Trump’s most recent proposed tariffs on Chinese imports could result in a Bible shortage. That’s because millions of Bibles — some estimates put...

Antibiotics can turn regular flu into a deadly illness

The misuse of antibiotics has already led to the emergence of a huge number of antibiotic-resistant bacteria that could potentially threaten the future health of the human species. As...

Medical breakthrough: HIV eliminated from genomes of mice

That's a groundbreaking discovery! Scientists have successfully eliminated HIV-1 DNA, the virus responsible for AIDS, from the genomes of living animals in what could be a step towards...

Mixing cocaine and pufferfish is not a good idea

A man tried mixing cocaine and pufferfish... And it didn't end well! Mixing cocaine and pufferfish fugu is bad. Picture by Tadaimajp

Puppy love: People adopt their dogs in the same way they choose their partners

When it comes to choosing a forever furry friend, most people tend to exhibit the same habits as choosing a romantic partner. What they say they want in...

US Financial crisis: Congressional Budget Office puts out an SOS as the federal debt is expected to rise to the highest level since World War II

Yesterday, the Congressional Budget Office put out an SOS In the next few decades, the federal debt is expected to rise to the highest level since World War...

Climate apartheid has begun

A new report says the world is on its way toward "climate apartheid." Think: wealthier people dodging the effects of climate change by paying to escape floods and...

Elephant toothpaste experiment goes completely wrong (video)

An instructor and two children pour three cups of powder into a bin of red liquid. Suddenly — poof — a cloud of what looks like cotton candy...

Space colony: Sperm survives microgravity, but no space babies soon

Frozen sperm samples can remain viable after exposure to microgravity conditions that are somewhat similar to those found in space, new research reveals. The findings suggests that at...

CBD is anti-bacterial and even kills superbugs

I knew the stuff I am now using everyday is beneficial. Yes my cbd drops are becoming a weapon in the war against drug-resistant superbugs.

High levels of toxic arsenic found in bottled water sold at Whole Foods, Target, Walmart

If feel like a guinea pig. They are playing with our health! Independent lab tests found high levels of the toxic metal arsenic in two brands of bottled...

Magic cards are highly radioactive

“Cure-alls” rarely cure anything, let alone everything, and the so-called “magic cards” being sold in Thailand are no different. Even more problematic than being at best a placebo...

Blind vagina makes sex impossible

A 20-year-old woman in Pakistan reported to her doctors that she was having difficulties having sex with her husband. Penetration wasn't possible. The woman had a "blind vagina"...

Alcohol boosts risk of breast cancer and many women are just not aware of it

Drinking alcohol is known to raise women's risk of developing breast cancer. But many women aren't aware of this link. Alcohol boosts risk of breast...

E-cigarette explodes in teen’s mouth, breaking jaw and blowing out teeth

While the health hazards of e-cigarettes are still being studied, one danger seems clear... Sometimes, they explode. That was the case for a teenage boy who was seriously injured...

Desperate shift: Catholic Church considers allowing married men to become priests in Amazon

Could married men become Catholic priests? In a historic shift, the Vatican will consider ordaining older married men as priests to address the shortage of clergy in remote...

A woman requested a Mariah Carey cake… Well this is what she got!

My cousin in England told her colleagues she wanted a Mariah Carey birthday cake. They misunderstood, and is the cake they made her instead. It’s Marie Curie, looking very festive. pic.twitter.com/LMHJnMATqD— Harriet...

Ebola outbreak crosses borders – Was brought to Uganda by 5-year-old Congolese boy

Ebola, which was spreading rapidly but is now contained within the Democratic Republic of Congo, has now spread to Uganda. A 5-year-old Congolese boy who traveled to Uganda...

Brain tumor turns out to be pork tapeworm

A terrifying diagnosis turned into a scene from a horror movie when a woman's brain tumor turned out to actually be a parasite. Yes doc! It was...

Abortion? – Ladies… Please stop using your vacuum cleaner to end your period early

In a horrifying tweet for the ages, a woman who says she is a nurse claimed she had seen several patients this week who had attempted to speed up their period through...

Japan restarts commercial whaling after 30-year stop

Japan is preparing to restart commercial whaling next month for the first time in 30 years, after its controversial withdrawal from the International Whaling Commission (IWC). On July...

Tap water turns purple in Ohio town overnight

Residents of Coal Grove, a village in Lawrence County, Ohio woke up on June 3, 2019 to find their bathrooms looking like a scene from Ghostbusters. Their taps ran with...

Cannibalism: Doctors are yet again begging people to stop eating their PLACENTA

Placentophagy – the practice of consuming the placenta – has gained popularity in recent years. Its proponents claim it has a range of health benefits, from upping iron levels to improving mood.

New report warns there’s a “high likelihood of human civilization coming to an end” over the next three decades

A new report has warned there's an existential risk to humanity from the climate crisis within the coming decades. And a "high likelihood of human civilization coming to...

This couple spent 20 years replanting a destroyed 4 million tree rainforest in Brazil

Sebastião Salgado returned home to Brazil in 1994 after spending years abroad, expecting to find comfort in the tree-covered rainforest paradise he'd left behind.  However, when he...

Epic! Los Angeles homeless population 16% increase now hits 36,000 in dramatic rise – 59,000 in LA county! Rats, diseases and mountains of trash!

A few weeks ago, I was writing about the huge piles of garbage that are inundating streets with rats and disease in downtown Los Angeles. Such horror doesn't...

A mysterious new virus hosted by a nasty blood-sucking tick and in mosquitoes is creeping through China

A mysterious new virus is slowly but surely creeping through rural corners of China. Up until recently, the cause of the illness was not clear, but a new...

Russia has deployed its TROLLS on Twitter to cover up the MURDER of 298 People on MH17

The bodies had hardly stopped falling from the sky on July 17, 2014, when the trolls of Russia’s Internet Research Agency went into action. Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 had just...

Death. Carnage. Chaos: Climber reveals Everest’s “death zone” where people step over bodies to reach summit

A Canadian filmmaker has vowed never to return to Everest after describing the “carnage” at the top of the mountain this year, which included having to step over a dead body. "Death....