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Bizarre Siege Tactics and Weapons We Once Used Bizarre Siege Tactics and Weapons We Once Used

Throughout the history of warfare, humans have always found innovative (and sometimes ghastly) ways of keeping invaders away. Most of the time, a simple stout wall was enough but when that failed, the inhabitants got creative and came up with some of the most bizarre and ingenious tactics and weapons one could possibly think of. […]

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Curious Cases of the Sky Raining Fish Curious Cases of the Sky Raining Fish

We’ve all heard of the saying, “it’s raining cats and dogs” but apparently it rains fish too… and quite literally. Many countries have experienced the natural phenomena of fishes falling straight out of the sky and most times, it’s because a nearby waterspout picked up the fish from the ocean and dumped them over on […]

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The Amazing Things Blind People Can “See” The Amazing Things Blind People Can “See”

Depending on who you ask, blindness can refer to “legal blindness” which is used for people who suffer from poor eyesight, or it can refer to “total blindness,” referring to those who can’t see at all. Regardless of which category one falls under, there have been numerous cases of blind people who claimed to have […]

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Impressive Food Innovations You Need to Try Impressive Food Innovations You Need to Try

As a modern civilization, we enjoy pushing the boundaries in just about every field, including food. In recent years, technology has allowed us to create some of the craziest foods that, only a few decades ago, would seem like nothing but a fantasy. Today, it’s reality that who knows, just might become the norm in […]

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Ghastly Fashion Trends That Should Never Be Repeated Ghastly Fashion Trends That Should Never Be Repeated

We all know that beauty is pain but some fashion trends took that quote a little too literally. Dresses made out of sacks and skirts that drastically limited movement were all the craze at one point in history. Luckily those trends all died out and we’ve since moved on to somewhat less painful bus just […]

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Ways Life Would Be Different If the World Was Flat Ways Life Would Be Different If the World Was Flat

Despite the incredible leaps in our technology, for one reason or another, flat earthers still dig their heels in about the Earth being flat, claiming that it’s some huge conspiracy against the “truth.” The real truth, however, is that if the world was indeed flat, there would be proof of it everywhere, namely in how […]

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Modern Day Inventions We Should Thank the Egyptians For Modern Day Inventions We Should Thank the Egyptians For

Ancient Egypt was a fascinating civilization, and all that’s left of it today is mostly remnants of important monuments and complexes. Besides their stunning architecture, ancient Egyptians have influenced the world in so many more ways than we realize. After all, if it wasn’t for their brilliant minds, many items that we use on a […]

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Trash to Treasure: People Who Made Their Fortunes from Garbage Trash to Treasure: People Who Made Their Fortunes from Garbage

While certain industries are becoming increasingly over-saturated due to our modern lifestyles, there’s just one that most people seem to steer clear of: waste management. Oh, well, it’s really our loss since the waste industry rakes in millions of dollars every year, given the rates at which we dispose of things. In this article, we […]

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The Ways That Binge-Watching is Damaging Your Health The Ways That Binge-Watching is Damaging Your Health

There’s nothing quite as relaxing as jumping into bed to binge-watch your favorite Netflix show. You have your snacks next to you and before you know it, the show’s already done. Some of you might commend yourselves for this accomplishment, but little do you know that you’re slowly deteriorating your health. Don’t believe it? Then […]

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Weird Celebrations of Love Around the Globe Weird Celebrations of Love Around the Globe

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, an article about how love is celebrated around the world seems fitting. While most westerners buy flowers, chocolates and bring their dates to dinner, there are some cultures that express their love in different ways. Here’s a list of some of the strangest celebrations on planet Earth.  1. […]

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