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Monthly Archives: September 2017

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 […]

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 […]

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 sources. Critics […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

China Outpaces America In Sub Numbers – US Admiral

The Chinese Navy now has more diesel and nuclear attack submarines than America does, a US Navy admiral told lawmakers. Some of them are “fairly amazing” and Beijing is exploring new ways of projecting its power on the seas. The Chinese are experimenting with new geographic location, length of missions and new weapons, Vice Admiral […]

Your Ancestors Didn’t Sleep Like You – Are We Doing It Wrong?

Evidence continues to emerge, both scientific and historical, suggesting that the way in which the majority of us currently sleep may not actually be good for us. In 2001, historian Roger Ekirch of Virginia Tech published a paper that included over 15 years of research. It revealed an overwhelming amount of historical evidence that humans […]

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 […]

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 […]

Remarkable Underwater Discovery Called A ‘Very Important Part of What Happened In World War...

A World War II mystery is solved.  Plane wreckage found off the Windward Oahu coast has been identified 69 years after it crashed. Chances are the families involved don’t even know about the discovery. The World War II wreckage was found near the island known as Chinaman’s Hat. It’s sitting about 90 feet deep. “It’s […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Trump Calls For Boycotts of NFL Teams Whose Players Refuse To Stand For The...

President Donald Trump has ratcheted up the national controversy over black National Football League players who refuse to stand while the U.S. National Anthem is played before games. During a Friday night political rally in Alabama, Trump called on fans to boycott teams that allow players to engage in that particular form of protest. The […]

If Blueberries Were Pharmaceuticals, They Would Be Hailed As The Greatest “Miracle” Health Breakthrough...

Blueberries are miraculous natural medicine. If they were prescription medications, they would be called a “miracle” health breakthrough and an unprecedented milestone in medical science. Yet you can get them without a prescription, without a visit to the doctor and without “permission” from your health insurance provider. And unlike toxic prescription medications, blueberries are incredibly delicious. […]

Experts Warn: California Is Next In Line For Monster Earthquake

In just 24 hours time, several locations in the seismic region known as the “Ring of Fire” were rocked by a series of powerful earthquakes. A 6.1 magnitude earthquake hit New Zealand on Wednesday, followed by an earthquake off the coast of Japan that also registered at a 6.1 magnitude. Next came a 6.4 magnitude […]

Former Pfizer Vice President Blows The Whistle On Pay To Play Big Pharma

Warning the public about the dangers of Big Pharma seems to always get undermined by the label “conspiracy theory”—a stigmatizing term that silences dissent. But what happens when the Vice President of one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world blows the whistle on his own industry’s corrupt practices? (scroll down for video) Well, it […]

Sioux Tribe Says Elder Beaten and Tased By Cop While Trying To Visit Dying...

The Yankton Sioux Tribe is claiming police used excessive force to prevent one its tribal elders, 64-year-old Raymond Cournoyer Sr., from seeing his dying mother in a nursing home last weekend. Cournoyer was detained following the incident with police and wasn’t able to see his mother before she passed. Cournoyer, who spoke to Argus Leader on Tuesday, says he spent most of Saturday […]

Cops Shoot Man 7 Times, Run Him Over & Kill Him Because He Had...

The parents of a 20-year-old man who was shot to death by police and then run over by a patrol car, are now begging for the officers responsible for their son’s death be held accountable for their actions. Eric Rivera, 20, was killed by Los Angeles police officers in June, following a 911 call about a […]

95 Year Old WWII Veterans HARSH Letter To Obama Is Blowing Up The Internet

As the nation, if not the Commander-in-Chief, observed the 75th anniversary of the Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor on December 7, it became obvious that the “Greatest Generation,” will soon be no more. Fewer and fewer members of that extraordinary group of men who were born during World War I, saw their parents struggle through […]

Cop Who Threw Handcuffed Man Into Lake and Watched Him Drown, Gets Only 10...

Nearly two years after Trooper Anthony Piercy was charged in the death of Brandon Ellingson, who drowned in the Lake of the Ozarks with his hands cuffed behind his back, the case has been closed. Predictably, the offending officer is getting off with less than a slap on the wrist. For handcuffing a college student, negligently […]

Landmark Study Establishes Link Between The Aluminum In Most Vaccines & Autism

It is no question that the subject of vaccines is profoundly controversial. On both sides of the argument exists truth and lies that can hinder the ability of some to make rational decisions. While we have everyone from attorneys to biologists, to political scientists who write for the Free Thought Project, none of us are […]

Lumberjacks Know They’re Onto Something Odd When They See Strange Marks Inside A Tree

Physically speaking, lumberjacks have a exhaustingly difficult profession. While tough, it also requires skilled workers to maneuver the huge pieces of tree trunks safely to the ground. Still, it doesn’t always seem like it would be the most exciting job—if you’ve seen one tree felled, you’ve seen ’em all, right? Sometimes, though, lumberjacks can find […]

If You Get Chills When Listening To Music, It Could Be A Sign You’re...

Have you ever been listening to a song when all of a sudden, your heart skips a beat, the hairs on the backs of your arms stand up, and a piece of you feels as if it has taken flight? If so, you’re not alone. However, according to a new study, individuals who get “chills” […]

Jesse Ventura Just Shut Down The National Anthem Debate — For Good

Colin Kaepernick set the internet ablaze with his stance, or kneel, against the national anthem at a pre-season football game last month. Since his lone act, others have joined in the viral protest, from an entire NFL team to high school football players. Kaepernick has now taken to kneeling during the national anthem for the foreseeable […]

10 Surprising Facts About Money You Didn’t Know Before

It’s no secret that money has distinctive features such as watermarks, special designs, or serial numbers. However, that’s not the end of it, and with technological progress comes new security measures. The EURion constellation, or Omron rings The EURion constellation is a repeated pattern of 5 rings that lets copy machines recognize the notes. Some printers and copiers refuse to print notes with these patterns, […]

Woman Googles Husband, Finds He Won The Lottery But Never Told Her

On 2007, Donna Campbell became suspicious of her husband, Arnim Ramdass, when he started to keep the television turned off and disconnected the phone line. Her suspicions rose when she found a postcard about a new home purchase. But Campbell was unaware that her husband was hiding a $10.2 million secret from her until she […]

NASA Claims These Photos Prove The World Will End Soon

Researchers say that the Arctic serves as a refrigerator because its sea ice helps cool the rest of the world, but recent evidence shows that this refrigerator is facing some major issues. Climate change denial has grown increasingly popular. However, most scientists agree that perennial ice, the older ice that is able to survive in […]

8 Places Around the World Where Taking Photos Is Against the Law

Vacations are a long-awaited time of travel and leisure that should only leave warm memories and bright impressions. However, in some countries, obscure rules and weird restrictions can get unwitting tourists in trouble with the law. Amsterdam, Netherlands The Red Light District in Amsterdam is famous for its brothels, picturesque canals, and coffee shops. In this part of the city, the local proprietors […]

Why You Need To Eat More Turmeric

Most of us know turmeric as just a vivid orange spice, something we might add to curries for an extra flavour boost, or use to colour rice a magnificent yellow. But there is far more to this humble plant than first meets the eye. Recent research has proved what countries in South Asia have known […]

Robot Escapes Lab and Makes A Break For Freedom In Russia

A crafty robot was able to escape the clutches of scientific research and make a dash for freedom outside a research lab in Perm, Russia on Tuesday. The robot, named Promobot, was being taught to move around on its own when a worker reportedly left a gate open. Promobot traveled about 164 feet, stopping in […]

How To Heal Your Eyesight Naturally

I have alright eyes, although for many years I did wear glasses. Several years ago I began feeling as though I wanted my eyes to be better, and I didn’t have thousands of dollars to spend on laser surgery. So I began practicing healing my eyes with will alone, and some various ingredients that I […]

The Lid On Your Glad Food Container Has A Secret Second Purpose

Imagine you’re minding your own business, wrapping up the leftovers from your afternoon chopped salad, and you discover that on the underside of the container lid is a secret, hidden lid, where you cup of ranch dressing fits ever so perfectly. That’s exactly what happened with this women, who discovered a new kitchen hack using her […]

The Mother of All Apples Is Disappearing

In the wilds of Kazakhstan, there’s an unassuming tree that bears an unassuming fruit. Like many plant species, development encroaches on its usual territory while climate change makes it harder for the tree to thrive and bear healthy yields of fruit. You probably haven’t eaten this fruit before, but you may have one of its […]

Animal Shelter Celebrates Their Happiest Day Ever Because All Kennels Are Empty

“What happens when your last available dog gets adopted? Your staff and volunteers jump into the kennels to celebrate!” one happy animal shelter staff member posted on Monday. The Humane Society Of The Pikes Region in Colarado launched a very successful adoption campaign titled “Bring Them Home For The Holidays”. They made sure adoption fees […]

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