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Monthly Archives: September 2017

A 10 Pound “Miracle” Fruit That Smells Like Rotting Onions and Tastes Like Pulled...

On the outside, this giant fruit resembles something out of the Jurassic era and emits a sweet yet putrid stench. But don’t be fooled: The fruit, known as a jackfruit, is being hailed as a “miracle” crop that could save millions from starvation. And the unique fruit inside of it is just the beginning of the […]

Is “Martial Law” Drill In U.S. Actually Prep For Russian Retaliation Due To U.S....

“We reserve the right to conduct conferences in Russia, Mexico and the U.S. to raise the question of breaking away the above mentioned states (Texas, California, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Colorado and Wyoming) from the U.S., and (about) supplying weapons to resistance fighters there,” Abdurakhmanov said. Over the past week, a special operations “drill” […]

The Ancient Off Grid Heater That’s Far Better Than A Wood Stove

It’s the most reliable, safe and efficient way to produce heat with wood. So why do so few homes nowadays have them? Masonry stoves have been used for centuries — across Scandinavia, France, Germany and Poland. But they were seldom found in Britain and it’s the early British influence on North America that may account […]

DIY Homemade Natural Teeth Whitener

Though turmeric is notorious for leaving a yellow stain on almost anything and everything, it can be a great tool to naturally brighten and whiten yellow teeth. Although the exact reason as to why it works is not known, many swear by it. Try it to believe it! Turmeric is also good for sensitive teeth […]

Cattle Now Being Fed Cookies & Candies Instead of Real Food

Just when you thought the news couldn’t get any stranger regarding the disturbing state of the agricultural industry, it most certainly has. In an effort to slash costs and increase profits, livestock corporations have now begun feeding their cattle super cheap processed foods like cookies, gummy worms, chocolate, fruit loops and a whole list of candies. Fattening up the cattle thanks […]

Using Steroid Inhalers For Respiratory Disease May Kill You, Study Finds

The use of steroid inhalers increases the risk of hard-to-treat bacterial infection among older people, a new study published in the European Respiratory Journal suggested. While steroid inhalers are used to help manage the symptoms of asthma and/or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), researchers from theEuropean Respiratory Society found that they also make users more […]

Dutch Man Recovering From Colon Cancer Had Continuous Erection For 2 Days

A Dutch man recovering from colon cancer secretly suffered from a 2-day erection before alerting doctors to his dilemma. A Dutch man, who wishes to remain anonymous, experienced a 2-day erection while in the hospital recovering from surgery treating his colon cancer. He had felt too ashamed to alert nurses about his problem. Additionally, he […]

A Secret Message Hidden In A CIA Sculpture Since 1990 That Even CIA Can’t...

Like something from a Dan Brown novel, Kryptos is a cryptographic puzzle at CIA headquarters that has never been solved. The sculpture is 12 feet high, and stands on the grounds of the CIA complex in Langley, Virginia. American artist Jim Sanborn built it 25 years ago. Kryptos contains four hidden messages, carved out of metal. […]

Scientists Have Almost Cracked Code To How Life Began

A joint research team hailing from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and Stoney Brook University in New York have devised a computational model that describes their hypothesis about how life first began. For millennia, humankind has wondered what was the catalyst that began the evolution of biological life as we know it? This is the question that a team of scientists sought […]

This Nuclear Bomb Map Shows What Would Happen If One Exploded Near You

Imagine that a 150-kiloton nuclear bomb exploded in the city closest to you. Do you know how the city, surrounding region, and its inhabitants would be affected? If you can’t think of much more than “a lot of people would die,” you’re not alone. “We live in a world where nuclear weapons issues are on the front […]

Heartbroken Goat Refuses To Eat For 6 Days, Then Rescuers Discover Why He’s So...

When Mr. G arrived at Animal Place’s Rescue Ranch in Grass Valley, California, he was a wreck. The poor little goat refused to eat, could not be cheered up and simply laid down in the corner of his stall with his head drooped down. Special treats wouldn’t even work with the sweet little goat. He […]

Hidden For 40 Years – A Suspected Case of Lung Cancer Turns Out To...

A 47-year-old man in the UK has received what might be the best news possible – that a suspected case of lung cancer was not lung cancer at all, but a Playmobil traffic cone he inhaled as a child. The man was referred to a respiratory clinic after a year of dealing with symptoms. He […]

Reports of Mystery Substances Around The World Baffle Experts

Reports of discoveries of unidentified substances keep popping up in the news around the world lately. As if the proliferation of nuclear weapons and nuclear power plants wasn’t terrifying enough, this first story is enough to make you build another closet in your bunker just for extra potassium iodide tablets. Earlier this month, officials with […]

Veteran Asks, ‘What’s Worse, A Kneeling Millionaire Or 300,000 Vets Neglected To Death?’

Naturally, Americans are up in arms because a bunch of folks who get paid millions of dollars to throw around a leather ball decided to kneel during the national anthem. I find this ironic for several reasons. First off, I’d like to clarify that choosing to not watch football because someone did something you disagree […]

‘I’m Looking For The Curve’: US Rapper Raising Funds To Prove Flat Earth Theory

One could be forgiven for thinking the shape of the Earth was established centuries ago – but now a rapper in the US is raising $200,000 in a bid to make certain of it once and for all. Hip-hop artist BoB, a vocal believer of the Flat Earth theory which claims that the Earth is […]

Google Is The Engine Of Censorship

Late last year, search engine giant Google announced its plans to protect users from the horrors of ‘fake news’ by changing the way it presents search results. According to corporate officials, they hope to shelter  readers by limiting access to what the company deems as “low-quality” information – while promoting what it calls ‘established’ mainstream […]

The First Flower Has Bloomed In Outer Space, and It’s Beautiful

There’s a flower garden on the International Space Station. Oh, it’s meant for scientific research. But the newborn results are pretty! The project examines how different plants grow in microgravity. This orange zinnia that just bloomed is a challenge to grow in space. The experience of cultivating it will help scientists learn how to grow more […]

Pro-Kaepernick Army Officer Tweets “Communism Will Win” Photo

A Twitter user who is reportedly an active duty Army officer and West Point graduate signaled his support for former NFL quarterback-turned-social-justice-hero, Colin Kaepernick, as well as a proclamation that “Communism will win” – while in uniform, in a photo uploaded to his account this weekend. Spenser Rapone posted the image of himself raising a […]

Lebron James Ridiculed After Calling Trump Supporters “UNEDUCATED”

LeBron James has been ridiculed after people pointed out that his rant targeting “uneducated” Trump voters was itself full of linguistic errors that suggest James isn’t the sharpest knife in the drawer. “And am I saying that the people of Ohio wasn’t educated?” the NBA star pondered. “Am I saying that some of the other […]

Alexander The Great’s Lost 2,000 Year Old City Found By Drones

A mysterious city thought to have been founded by Alexander the Great has been uncovered by British archaeologists. Qalatga Darband in northern Iraq has been lost for more than 2,000 years until researchers stumbled upon it after flying a drone over a previously out of bounds area. Archaeologists at the British Museum were first alerted […]

Fake News Writer Who Thought He ‘Got Trump Elected’ Found Dead In Bed

An infamous online troll and fake news writer was found dead in his Arizona home, authorities said on Tuesday. Paul Horner, who penned debunked articles about Bill Murray running for president and President Obama opening a Muslim museum, was discovered unresponsive in his bed on Sept 19. There were no signs of foul play, according […]

What Would It Take To Wipe Out All Life On Earth?

The first exoplanet was spotted in 1988. Since then more than 3,000 planets have been found outside our solar system, and it’s thought that around 20 percent of Sun-like stars have an Earth-like planet in their habitable zones. We don’t yet know if any of these host life – and we don’t know how life begins. But […]

Want To Be Happy – Get Off Facebook

Facebook may be making you miserable. If you are aiming to feel more satisfied in 2017, it may be time to log off of the world’s most popular social network. “[I]t was demonstrated that taking a break from Facebook has positive effects on the two dimensions of well-being: our life satisfaction increases and our emotions […]

Princess Diana Had Dangerous Condition That Could Have Caused ‘Dynastic Disaster’

The QUEEN’S former physician feared Princess Diana was suffering from a debilitating medical condition that could be passed on to her children in a “dynastic disaster”, it has been claimed. Sir John Batten treated Diana in the early years of her marriage to Prince Charles when the newlywed was acutely aware he was seeing Camilla […]

This Is Why Japan Has Blue Traffic Lights Instead of Green

It’s a lesson most of us learn years before we’re old enough to see over the dashboard: Red means stop, green means go. Simple enough. But what happens when you live in a culture where green also means blue? (By the way, this is why our own traffic lights are red, yellow, and green.) That’s when you see things like this. Drive […]

This Is The First Thing Most People Think About When They Wake Up

Research shows that most people reach for their phones as soon as they wake up. But what motivates you to finally take the plunge and get out of bed? If you rise and shine with money on your mind, you’re not the only one. A new survey reports that most Americans first think of money and work when they wake up in the […]

The Most Expensive Fungus In The World: Dead Caterpillar That Sells For $50,000 USD...

The most expensive fungus in the world isn’t any truffle or Mattake mushroom, it is a dead caterpillar fungus that grows in the Himalayas. They go for 50,000 USD a pound; compare that to the most expensive truffles which sell for up to 8,000 USD a pound. This expensive fungus (Ophiocordyceps sinensis) is called yartsa gunbu, […]

How One Man Ate Only Potatoes For A Year And Lost 50 Kilograms

When Australian Andrew Flinders Taylor said he was going to adopt a potato-only diet for a year in a bid to lose weight, many thought he was mad. But for the father-of-two from Melbourne, the method worked – he lost an incredible 50kg over the course of a year. Most doctors, nutritionists and dietitians wouldn’t […]

Anti-Cancer Herb Extract Found To Be Ten Times More Effective When Combined With Aminolevulinic...

Researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) recently discovered the potential of using the anti-malarial drug artemisinin in combination with aminolevulinic acid (ALA) as a treatment for cancer. Specifically, they found that the anti-cancer properties of artemisinin are enhanced by the addition of ALA, a photosensitizer that can generate cancer cell-killing free radicals on […]

Giant ‘Double Hurricane’ Superstorm Heading For The UK

A huge superstorm is due to form from two giant hurricanes merging over the Atlantic as they head for the UK to bring devastation to Britain. A weather warning has been issued with violent winds and flooding expected to ravage the United Kingdom. Power and transport networks are also expecting severe disruption when the “weather from […]

How Pharmaceuticals Came To Be The 4th Leading Cause of Death In America

Prescription drugs are the 4th leading cause of death in America. People know this to be true, they know it to be appalling, but it’s still seen as incomprehensible and absurd. How could medicine hurt so many people? We all know that side-effects happen, but they are thought to be rare. They must be rare, […]

What Everyone Is Forgetting About The NFL’s National Anthem Protests

 If you live in the United States, it’s likely you’ve heard about NFL players’ recent Colin Kaepernick-inspired protests during the National Anthem. It’s also likely you’ve engaged in debate surrounding the protests, inflamed over the weekend by President Trump’s remarks calling for players who protest the National Anthem to be fired. Everywhere you look, people are arguing […]

7 People Whose Words Changed The Course of History

A speech is more than a set of spoken words. It’s a combination of the speaker, the context, the language, and these things working together can make it far greater than the sum of its parts. In that vein, we compiled some of the greatest public speakers of all time, people whose words changed the […]

Google Is Working on a Secret Internet Project Out In New Mexico

Google may have plans to add a new fleet to its aerial Internet-delivery program. This time it’s solar-powered drones instead of balloons. The Guardian learned Google has been testing these drones as a part of its secret Project Skybender. It turns out Google has received permission from the FCC to conduct tests on a faster […]

Dead Oarfish Stokes Fears Of More Ring Of Fire Earthquakes

Which comes first – the earthquake or the dead oarfish? That depends on who you ask. Coastal-living indigenous people around the world believe that the appearance of a dead oarfish or the killing of a live one are harbingers or possibly even causes of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. Scientists and seismologists researching the phenomenon suggest […]

Suge Knight Claims: ‘Tupac Is Still Alive’

Twenty-one years ago, the legendary US rapper Tupac Amaru Shakur died after being shot in the street in Las Vegas on September 7, 1996. Since then, conspiracy theories and images have repeatedly emerged to prove that the rapper is still alive. Now the man who was sitting in the car with Tupac, when the shots […]

These Are The U.S. Representatives Who Voted To Ban GMO Labeling & Deny Your...

“We should not raise prices on consumers based on the wishes of a handful of activists,” said Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.), who just became consumer enemy number one after he decided to author a bill that destroys any chance Americans have of knowing what’s in their food, specifically whether or not they contain genetically modified […]

Artist Turns Logos Of Famous Brands Into Weapons, And The Result Is Dangerously Awesome

It’s no secret that people love carrying famous logos around on their clothes, shoes, bags, and more. But what if those corporate symbols we all know and love came in a shinier, more lethal handheld form? New York-based artist Tom Galle is well-known for his interpretive, boundary-pushing art, and he’s continuing his creative commentary on […]

Antidepressants Are Killing People: Risk of Early Death Increased By 33%

There is no doubt that the intense stresses and pressures of modern life have left many people feeling depressed and unable to cope. While there are certainly people who have serious mental health issues and require therapy and other treatment to help them with their struggles, it is also true that antidepressant medications like Prozac […]

The 4 Letter Code You Do Not Want To See On Your Boarding Pass

Getting through airport security can take forever, but four little letters on your boarding pass are a clue you’re in for even more screening. Some passengers on flights within or bound for the U.S. may find “SSSS” printed on their boarding passes, Business Insider pointed out this week. That stands for “Secondary Security Screening Selection,” and it entails […]

White German Woman Reveals Her ‘Transition’ To Becoming a Black Woman

This model has taken “go big or go home” very seriously. Martina Big, born Martina Adam from Western Germany, appeared on “The Maury Show” on Wednesday to discuss her “transition” to becoming a black woman. Big, a model and flight attendant, said she’s always wanted to look like a Barbie or Pamela Anderson, and has […]

Why Americans Are So Damn Unhealthy, In 4 Shocking Charts

Americans pay too much for their health care and are among the sickest people in the developed world. Neither Obamacare nor Trumpcare will change that. Stand by for another round of partisan warfare, as Senate Republicans grapple with a replacement for Obamacare. You can expect to hear a lot about access to health insurance and […]

This Rare Genetic Disease Keeps You Awake Until You Die

A woman and her husband completely changed career paths to study a deadly disease that killed her mother she learned she inherited. Sonia Vallabh was studying at Harvard Law school in 2010 when her mother became ill. She had trouble seeing, lost her memory and spoke in tongues. “She was fitful and couldn’t really tell […]

Gruesome Video Reveals The Moment Doctors Find a Worm Wriggling In a Teenage Boy’s...

A horrifying video shows the moment doctors found a worm swimming in a teenage boy’s eye. The unnamed youngster went into hospital complaining of pain and loss of vision in his right eye. Eye specialists in the Mexican capital Mexico City examined the 17-year-old and could see a parasite moving in and out of holes […]

Caitlyn Jenner’s Next Move Sparks Outrage

Olympian and transgender activist Caitlyn Jenner has expressed an interest in mounting a Senate campaign. The California conservative has joined the ranks of several other prominent celebrities eyeing a political bid in the wake of the election of President Donald Trump. On July 16, Jenner signaled an interest in running for a California Senate seat in […]

An Egyptian Slab Lost In Berlin During World War II Has Been Found—In Michigan

WHEN BERLIN’S NEUES MUSEUM CLOSED IN 1939, at the start of World War II, the staff rushed to protect precious items in the collection. As they put important artifacts into storage, someone stashed a 3,200-year-old stone slab from ancient Egypt inside a sarcophagus. After the war, the slab—carved limestone with a turquoise ceramic glaze—was nowhere […]

A Brief History Of Failed End Time Predictions

What can we expect the day after the ‘end of the world’? According to wiki, there have been 183 end of the world predictions that have failed.  Many of these were prophesied by religious zealots through fear propaganda. Here are just a few of them: In 1284, Pope Innocent III (d. 1216) predicted that the world would end 666 […]

Uber Is Planning To Use Flying Cars In Just 10 Years

In just under a decade, Uber has revolutionized the taxi service which had remained largely unchanged for the last 50 years. Besides launching a fleet of self-driving taxis in Pittsburgh – which is pretty amazing in itself – the company now plans to take its services to the skies. That’s right, we’re all going to be […]

Find The Letter ‘C’ In Less Than 5 Seconds, It Is Tougher Than It...

We’ve got a new test for your eyes! While these picture challenges pop up every now and then on the internet, let’s see just how fast you can find the letter ‘c’ in this sea of o’s. It may sound simple but finding this letter might be trickier than you think. Though the cluster of […]

George Bush Leaves People Shocked With Who He Was Spotted Hanging Out With

U2’s Bono recently paid a visit to former President George W. Bush at the latter’s Prairie Chapel Ranch in Crawford, Texas. The 57-year-old singer and philanthropist stopped by the Bush ranch on May 26, just a few hours before U2’s sold-out show at AT&T Stadium in Arlington. The two men posed for a picture together, and later they both uploaded […]

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