If We Don’t Make Some Drastic Changes, We Could Lose These Heritage Sites Forever

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Earth Day is right around the corner, which makes the fact we’re losing more wonders every year — both natural and man-made — particularly devastating. Earlier this month, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) reported that over half of all World Heritage Sites are now threatened by human development. This means that almost 230 locations are […]

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This Is What’s Left At The Bottom Of The Ocean After A Failed Satellite Launch

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When a satellite launch fails, it’s a disastrous situation for everyone involved. All those years of hard work are literally gone in a flash as the satellite explodes in the sky. While that’s bad on its own, it’s even worse when said satellite is being powered by a plutonium battery. The Nimbus satellites began their […]

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This Footage From An Earthquake In Ecuador Is Right Out Of A Disaster Movie

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You might not have heard about it, but back in mid-April, there was an absolutely devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Ecuador. The death toll from the quake surpassed 500 in the coastal areas along the Pacific Ocean. In the weeks since, footage from security cameras that were running during the earthquake has surfaced. The film seems […]

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These Crazy Images Of Old War Wounds Are Fascinating And Heartbreaking

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Images of war are always heartbreaking, but these vintage photographs of old war wounds are particularly unsettling. They were taken before the advent of modern medicine in a time when a doctor’s best course of action was a combination of potentially dangerous procedures and prayer. Limbs with gunshot wounds often had to be amputated immediately, […]

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Little Girl Who Fought Leukemia Gets Surprised With A Dream Bedroom Makeover

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Aria is a five-year-old who was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia when she was just three. Her parents were devastated, but she proved to be a fighter. After a period of intense chemotherapy treatments and daily doses of medication, Aria went into remission! Throughout the ordeal, Aria spent a lot of her time in bed […]

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When His Dad Collapsed, This Little Boy Saved His Life By Feeding Him Yogurt

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If my mom had a serious medical condition, I highly doubt that I would have been able to save her life as a little girl. Most people wouldn’t expect young children to know how to react to their parents falling seriously ill, but that definitely didn’t stop one little boy from bringing his dad out […]

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Robots Are Going From Cool To ‘KILL ALL HUMANS’ A Little Too Quickly For My Taste

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For all the movies and TV shows like Battlestar Galactica, iRobot, and Blade Runner out there that depict robots as being our eventual undoing, it’s a little odd that people keep making these things. If you ask me, robots are basically manmade harbingers of doom. Last week, for example, Microsoft’s millennial chatbot “Tay” decided that […]

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This Is The World’s Deadliest Jellyfish And It Can Do Some Serious Damage

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Now that summer is almost here, you’re probably gearing up for at least one beach adventure. We all know that the ocean (and by extension, the beach) can be a place full of terrifying creatures. One of the most notable is the jellyfish. Now, jellyfish come in a variety of shapes and sizes and their […]

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It Looks Like Water, But If You Touched It, It Would Probably Make You Very Sick

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Mercury, as we all know, doesn’t do great things to the human body. Enough exposure to the substance can cause some serious damage, which makes it all the more shocking that an artist in Barcelona decided to construct this breathtaking fountain. While it looks pretty normal at first, this thing spews out liquid mercury. [youtube […]

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Better Get Your Affairs In Order — We Might Get Hit By An Asteroid Next Week

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The world as we know it ending in a ball of flames thanks to a rogue asteroid is a fear that pretty much anyone who’s seen Armageddonhas. But just because Hollywood can make it into a movie doesn’t actually mean that it’s a viable threat, right? Well, not exactly. NASA recently reported that an asteroid […]

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