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When’s The Best Age To Get Married, According To Science?

If you ask friends, family, or a random stranger when the best time to get married is, you’ll get a range of answers, ranging from “right now” to “never”. Really, if marriage is on the mind, you should get it done whenever you and your partner want – but what does science have to say […]

This Japanese Tradition Could Help You Lead a More Meaningful Life

What’s your reason for getting up in the morning? Just trying to answer such a big question might make you want to crawl back into bed. If it does, the Japanese concept of ikigai could help. Originating from a country with one of the world’s oldest populations, the idea is becoming popular outside of Japan […]

Doomsayers Watch Countdown To Sept 23 ‘Planet X’ Event Rubbished By NASA

An online countdown says there are just days left till the alleged apocalyptic event predicted by author and doomsayer David Meade for September 23. The prediction, involving the so-called Planet X smashing into Earth, has been repeatedly debunked by NASA. Meade wrote a book called “Planet X” in which he predicts that the planet, which […]

Vatican Priest Who Saved 1,000’s From The Nazis

Monsignor Hugh O’Flaherty may be one of the greatest Irish men who ever lived, yet his story is hardly known. This brave priest saved thousands of civilians and Allied soldiers during World War II. Growing up in Ireland I never heard his tale, but I suspect I know why. He was the heroic Monsignor, based in the […]

Natasha Demkina – The Girl With X-Ray Vision

Born in Saransk, Russia in 1987 Natasha Demkina (Natalya Nikolayevna Demkina) at the age of ten developed a strange vision. She could see inside a human body. This happened after Natasha was operated for her appendix. “I was at home with my mother and suddenly I had a vision. I could see inside my mother’s […]

Mysterious Letter Written By Nun Possessed By The Devil Finally Decoded By Software 341...

A 17th century ‘letter from the devil’ written by a Sicilian nun who claimed to be possessed by Lucifer, has finally been translated thanks to the dark web. The coded letter was written by Maria Crocifissa della Concezione at the Palma di Montechiaro convent in 1676, and she claimed it had been scribed by Satan […]

Dog Lies Down In Road For Hours At Spot Where Florida Accident Claims His...

After a Florida woman was fatally hit by a semi truck, her pet dog remained at the scene, laying in the spot where its owner’s life was taken. Kelly Black, 42, was found dead in the street near a gas station in Jacksonville at approximately 6.15am. The truck that hit her has still not been […]

98 Year Old Turned $1,000 Into $2 Million, And Gave It All To Charity

Russ Gremel is “a very simple man” who prefers oatmeal to fine dining. He’s lived in the same house on the outskirts of Chicago for 95 years, and drove the same weathered Dodge for a quarter of a century. But what might surprise you about Gremel is that he’s a millionaire. Or at least he […]

Music Brings This Old Man From A State Of Dementia To His Old Self...

It has always been believed that music had extra sensory strength.  It vibrates the soul, so to speak.  Literally, it vibrates the body and all of the other surroundings.  It has power. You’ve likely heard a song that evoked a memory or a feeling.  This is common for most (if not all) people.  That is […]

This Family Won $429 Million At The Lottery, And Used It In The Best...

A New Jersey family is taking the expression “pay it forward” to heart and plans to use their lottery winnings to do some real good in their hometown. While many squander lottery winnings on frivolous things like sports cars and gaudy jewelry, Pearlie Mae Smith and her seven children want to use their winnings to make […]

Indian Woman Denied Access To Well Water, So Her Husband Built His Own And...

A man in India broke new ground in his village. Bapurao Tajne spent 40 days digging a well after his wife attempted to draw water from the well of someone of a higher caste and was denied — and humiliated — in a drought-affected region of Maharashtra, India. “I came home that day in March […]

Judge Fighting For His Life Gets Shocking Offer From Criminal He Put In Prison...

“He had every reason to be angry with me, given where he is and the sentence he was given.” Carl Fox, a North Carolina Supreme Court judge, was diagnosed in April with myelodysplastic syndrome, a condition where stem cells in the bone marrow don’t mature properly. In less medical terms, he was diagnosed with blood cancer—and […]

Kirk Cameron: The Hurricanes Were Sent By God To Make Us More Humble

Kirk Cameron has some interesting views on weather. The former child actor and current star of the evangelical circuit seems to believe hurricanes such as Harvey and Irma are messages from God. “How should we look at two giant hurricanes coming back to back like this?” Cameron said in a video posted on his Facebook […]

There’s a Chinese Festival Where a Dog Is Carried Around and Worshipped For a...

Dogs are a part of our lives just as much as any other family member. We brag about them on our Instagram, cover our Facebook with photos of them, and talk about them like they’re one of our children. Because, well, they are. Dogs love us unconditionally, greeting us when we arrive home with happy, wagging tails. They are there when […]

Your Body Knows When Death Is Near, Even If You Don’t

When animals die they release an unpleasant smell created in part by putrescine, a chemical compound resulting from the breakdown of fatty acids in the putrefying tissue of dead bodies. New research suggests that we humans, just like animals, perceive and respond to this scent as threatening. “These are the first results to show that a […]

Toddler Saved From Deadly Snake By Family Dog

Dogs are called man’s best friend for a reason. Not only do they show love and companionship when we need it the most, but they can also sense when we are in danger. In Sevier County, Tennessee, one family dog not only saved a family member from danger, but he saved a toddler from certain […]

Meet Harvey and Irma Elderly Couple Amazed By Namesake Hurricanes After 75 Years Of...

Harvey and Irma Schluter have been married for 75 years. He turned 104 in July; she will be 93 in November. They vividly remember many of the major events of the 20th century, from her first time spotting an airplane, during the Great Depression, to his wonder at watching Neil Armstrong walk on the moon. […]

Man Donates His Liver To A Complete Stranger, Then Is Left Shocked When She...

Organ donation is one of the best things that you can do for another person. Most of the time, organs are harvested from those who’ve agreed to donate them after they’ve passed on, or family members who’ve volunteered and been lucky enough to be a biological match to save a sick loved one. Even when an […]

This Man’s Teenage Crush Called Him Just As He Was Going To Commit Suicide...

Quora is a site where people go to read insightful, in-depth answers and stories—and one in particular is blowing people away right now. Kevin Walsh found the question, “What is one moment in your life you thought could only happen in a movie” and started with a simple, “I can’t not answer this” before launching into […]

“Non-Spiritual” Things That Make Us Happy

What’s something “non-spiritual” or “non-religious” you do that others can do, too, to be happy day-to-day?  It’s the Little Things. 1. Touch water. Whether in the form of a hot bath, a cool drink of water (stay hydrated!), swimming or the ocean, water heals. 2. Sweat once a day. Exercise—find something you enjoy doing, and […]

Man Buys Apartment Complex Worth $4 Million – Lets Homeless Women And Kids Live...

They say money can’t buy you happiness and I do believe that is true. True happiness comes from within. Money can help people get out of some very unhappy situations though. Rick Steves is a guru and travel writer. You may be familiar with his work as a host on the Travel Channel. He took […]

Sick Teen Trapped In Harvey Was “Turning Blue,” Then Siri Saves Her Life

On August 27, 14-year-old Tyler Frank woke up to find water from Hurricane Harvey had filled her home. Her mother and three brothers — ages 8, 16, and 18 — soon found the water nearly rising overhead. The family scrambled to the roof where they were stranded — outside, exposed to the rain — for […]

Man Paralyzed In Crash Now Running Half Marathon With His Surgeon & The Driver...

When Dean Otto came to Dr. Matt McGirt’s operating table, the surgeon estimated that the father of two had just a two percent chance of walking again. Two percent. Dean Otto, now 52, was an active dad. He took his kids fishing, was an avid cyclist, and loved the outdoors. But one day, that passion […]

70 Year Old Man Successfully Paddles Across The Atlantic In A Kayak – For...

A pensioner is celebrating after successfully crossing the Atlantic in a kayak for the third time. 70-year-old Alexander Doba completed his transatlantic journey on Sunday (September 3) after more than 100 days at sea. Polish Doba set off on his epic quest from New Jersey in May and finally came ashore at Le Conquet, Brittany, […]

Stranger Hands Out $2 Bills To Passengers, Then Breaks Hearts With Truth About His...

Take a moment to consider the cash that is sitting inside of your wallet. Perhaps you have a few dollar bills or maybe you’re lucky enough to be carrying around bills of a slightly higher denomination. Out of all the smaller bills that are currently in circulation in America at the moment, the $2 bill […]

Who Are The 2 Witnesses In Revelation Chapter 11?

Question: “Who are the two witnesses in the book of Revelation?” Answer: There are three primary viewpoints on the identity of the two witnesses in Revelation 11:3-12: (1) Moses and Elijah, (2) Enoch and Elijah, (3) two unknown believers whom God calls to be His witnesses in the end times. (1) Moses and Elijah are […]

Author Explains Why Mysterious Archeological Find Blew Him Away and Sent an ‘Earthquake’ Through...

An author and Bible expert who has spent a great deal of time analyzing recent archaeological discoveries said that he has been “blown away” by an ancient tablet that was discovered back in 2000 — one that has caused an “earthquake” in the biblical studies field. “The one [find] that really blew me away was […]

The Mystery of The Ancient Roman Tunnel To Hell

There is a place on the northern shore of the Bay of Naples that has long been steeped in history, mystery, myth, and magic. Known as the Phlegræan Fields, it is a desolate place; a barren wasteland strewn with rubble and intersected by deep underground vents that belch out choking fumes and fire. Legends and […]

Psychologists Reveal: Apply This 2 Hour Rule and Your Life Will Change 180°

In the course of time, many unique individuals made a big difference. Mother Teresa – Charity worker who devoted life to serving the poor and destitute. Charles Darwin – Credited with theory of evolution and natural selection. Galileo Galilei – Scientist who made discoveries about the galaxy and stuck to his principles. Albert Einstein – Scientist and peace advocate. Dalai Lama – […]

Man Who Had Near-Death Experience Explains What Happens When ‘Bad Souls’ Die

It’s a subject of eternal fascination and perhaps, in spite of all of mankind’s scientific advancements, one of life’s greatest mysteries. What happens after death is a topic everyone has an opinion on – and it’s an experience which a few people claim they’ve had. One man has explained how by being medically “dead” for […]

Doctor Canoes Through Texas Floodwaters To Perform Surgery

In the most dire of circumstances, our doctors and nurses never get a break – but they wouldn’t have it any other way. Houston surgeon Dr. Stephen Kimmel got a call early Saturday morning that needed his expertise. A young man was suffering from a testicular torsion and in tremendous pain. Kimmel left his home […]

The Shocking Story Of The Poor Teenager Who Almost Beat Roger Federer

Roger Federer is arguably the best tennis player of all time. But on Tuesday night at the U.S. Open, he was almost beat by a relatively unknown teenage player. Frances Tiafoe is just 19, but he pushed Federer into the fifth round, beating the legend in two sets. While it’s exciting that a Hyattsville, Maryland, teen almost managed […]

Famous MMA Fighter Was Hooked on Drugs and In A ‘Dark Place’. Then, He...

Despite experiencing widespread success as a professional MMA fighter, Justin Wren found himself in a “very dark, dark place” a few years ago — until something profound happened that completely turned his life around. Now, he’s working across the world in Central Africa to help the Mbuti Pygmy population escape slavery and meet their basic […]

Harvard Psychiatrist On Alien Abductions/Contact: “Yes, It’s Both Literally & Physically Happening.”

“Yes, it’s both. It’s both literally, physically happening to a degree; and it’s also some kind of psychological, spiritual experience occurring and originating perhaps in another dimension. And so the phenomenon stretches us, or it asks us to stretch to open to realities that are not simply the literal physical world, but to extend to […]

Rescue Dog Throws Himself From Helicopter Into Giant Waves To Save Lives

Finding yourself trapped in the water without a way to save yourself can be a life threatening situation and when these situations come about, it can be to find a large and furry animal to hold onto until help is finally able to arrive. Did you know that there are special dogs who are specifically […]

Dog Found Alone on Bus at Houston Convention Center Turned Mega-Shelter

A German Shepherd was found alone inside a crate on a bus transporting Hurricane Harvey flood evacuees to Houston’s George R. Brown Convention Center which has been transformed into a mega-shelter temporarily housing more than 8,000 displaced residents. Harvey, as rescuers are affectionately calling the sweet, apparently healthy German Shepherd, was found sitting calmly inside a […]

Trapped Mexican Bakers Used Nearly 2,000 Kilogrammes Of Flour To Make Bread For Hundreds...

Four bakers who became trapped in their bakery for two days in the wake of Hurricane Harvey made hundreds of loaves of bread to give to flood victims. The workers from the El Bolillo Bakery in Houston, Texas, used up nearly 2,000kg of flour to bake bread and pan dulce, Mexican sweet bread, throughout the night and day after they were left […]

Inspiring Images of Ordinary Heroes Helping Their Neighbors Escape Houston’s Floodwaters

Across Houston families and neighbors are scrambling to get out of their fast-flooding homes and submerged cars. Residents have been wading through chest deep water on foot. Images and videos posted on social media show powerful stories of faith and inspiration by people who have been rescued, as many in the nation pray for residents […]

Virgin Mary Statue Survives Hurricane Harvey, Inspires Hope

As Houston drowned, a Robstown neighborhood burned but the miraculous made an appearance. As Hurricane Harvey bore down on southeast Texas, the Rojas family decided to evacuate from their suburban Corpus Christi home. They returned Sunday to a pile of ash. As winds tore through their neighborhood, an electrical fire erupted and devoured their home. […]

Woman In Labor Saved From Houston Floodwaters After Neighbors Form Human Chain

A woman in Houston went into labor on Sunday as Tropical Storm Harvey waged – and she was able to safely deliver her baby at a hospital after neighbors formed a human chain to help her get through the rising floodwaters outside her apartment. People reports Andrea Smith and her husband, Greg, are both doctors who moved to Houston in […]

Why Being Generous Will Make You Happier Than Being Rich

Whether you’ve got a lot of it or very little of it, money seems to be at the center of most our lives. I’m by no means saying ‘money is the be all and end all’ but it certainly features in day to day life, as much as you’re a fan of that or not. […]

Now When You Google “Depression” This Is What You’ll Be Greeted With

The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that around 16 million adults in the US have at least one major bout of depression per year, that’s almost 7 percent of the total population. Worldwide, the World Health Organisation estimates that around 350 million people are suffering from depression at any one time. Around one in five Americans […]

Resourceful Dog Walks Away With Bag Of Dog Food After Hurricane Harvey

The morning after Hurricane Harvey tore into Texas, Gulf Coast residents were already trying to prepare for life after the destructive storm ― including Otis, the dog. Tiele Dockens was checking out the damage for friends and family in Sinton, north of Corpus Christi, when she saw Otis on the street carrying a large bag […]

Homeless Man Reunited With Dog After Sleeping Outside Animal Shelter To Find Her

For most homeless people, there is only one priority: survival. That means only planning one meal ahead, it means standing on street corners and asking for a little help, and if they happen to have a dog, it means caring for that little one no matter what it takes. And for one unnamed homeless man in Atlanta, Georgia, his […]

Archaeologists Unearth Earliest Painting Of Jesus Ever Recorded

For years archaeologists have been trying to find signs of Jesus, but a recent discovery may be the answer to some of their questions. Spanish archaeologists think they may have found what may be one of the oldest depictions of Jesus. Found in an ancient Egyptian tomb, the image portrays a young man dressed in […]

The Mysterious Village of Twins

At first glance one might not notice anything particularly odd about the village of Kodinhi. It is a small, remote village located in the Malappuram district in Kerala, India. With only 2,000 families, it is a sleepy, quiet place that one could drive by without giving a second thought. It is a backwater, nondescript village not […]

Man Claims To Eat Electricity Instead of Food

If you thought looking at the eclipse was bad, this is worse. Kids of any and all ages and guys drinking beer with friends in need of entertainment – DON’T try this at home. A man in northern India (where else, other than Florida?) claims he has the ability to draw energy directly from an […]

World Faith Leaders Delivered A Rare Joint Statement – Here’s What They Had To...

The pope, the Dalai Lama, and Ayatollah Sayyid Fadhel Al-Milani have an important message for you: Make friends. Created by the Elijah Interfaith Institute, an interfaith organization fostering unity and diversity, the unique video project features 22 holy leaders coming together to urge people to seek out others who may practice religion and faith differently […]

Brain Surgeon Visits The ‘Other Side’ & Lives To Tell You About It

A top brain surgeon who claims he saw the after-life while in a coma reveals the stories of others who say they have had similar life-changing experiences. Thousands of people have had near-death experiences, but scientists have argued that they are impossible. Dr. Eben Alexander was one of those scientists. A highly trained neurosurgeon, Alexander […]

Indecipherable Message Of The Shigir Idol—Statue 3 Times As Old As The Egyptian Pyramids

The Shigir Idol is an ancient statue carved from larch discovered on January 24, 1894, at a depth of 4 meters in the peat bog of Shigir. At 11,000 years old, it is considered the oldest wooden statue ever discovered, it is covered with an indecipherable message three times as old as the Pyramids of Giza. According to experts, this ancient time […]