Elephant Herd Teams Up To Rescue Baby

Elephant Herd Teams Up To Rescue Baby

Elephants are among the most intelligent creatures in the animal kingdom, being one of the few species that is able to recognize itself in the mirror. Known to form very tightly knit and complex matriachal herds, when a calf is born, it is under protection of the entire herd. Studies conducted on elephants also display signs […]

Triple-Breasted Claim Demonstrates Internet Gullibility Again

Triple-Breasted Claim Demonstrates Internet Gullibility Again

Plenty of news outlets have covered the story of “Jasmine Tridevil,” who claims to have had a third breast implanted through plastic surgery. Some have conducted supposedly serious ethical debates about whether “extreme plastic surgery” should be legal. One problem though: the whole thing didn’t happen. Few of the outlets covering the claim, however, seem to have sought any […]

Hikers Caught In Volcanic Eruption Capture Moment On Camera

Hikers Caught In Volcanic Eruption Capture Moment On Camera

The eruption of Mount Ontake has caused 30 probable deaths. However, more than 200 hikers taken by surprise managed to escape, and one of them has even provided us with a video of what it is like to be overtaken by a volcanic ash cloud.   Mt. Ontake is a popular tourist spot, lying 200 kilometers from Tokyo and […]

Hagfish Slime: Biomaterial Of The Future?

Hagfish Slime: Biomaterial Of The Future?

I don’t like to admit that there are many things that are as badass in the marine world as sharks, but hagfish definitely give them a run for their money. Hagfish are primitive, eel-like creatures that spend most of their lives slithering along the ocean floor, scavenging dead and dying fish. They’re spineless, virtually blind, […]

Apps That Can Improve Your Vision

Apps That Can Improve Your Vision

Where would we be these days without our smartphones? There’s an app for virtually anything—games, TV shows, photography, music, shopping, fitness; the list goes on and on. And now, it turns out there are apps that can help you improve your vision, and scientific studies have proven that they work. Earlier this year, a team […]

This Guy Proves That Talent Comes In All Shapes And Sizes

40-year-old Freddie Combs nearly died in 2009 when he weighed 920 lbs. Today, he weighs 540 lbs and is on the X Factor USA stage to sing “The Wind Beneath My Wings,” proving that talent comes in all shapes and sizes. Please share if you found this inspiring by clicking the button below. Related posts: […]