Michael Armes

15 Flips | 2 Magazines | 3 Likes | 3 Following | 1 Follower | @MichaelArmes | I have always been interested in the news. This ranges from sports, politics, celebrity gossip and just current affairs in general.

One of America’s most haunted mental hospitals shuts down Ghost Hunters

They’ve investigated haunted hotspots all over America, but there’s at least one legendary building that TV’s most famous ghost hunting plumbers …

Astronauts heard mysterious ‘music’ on the far side of the moon

In 1969, two months before the famous Apollo 11 landed on the moon, the Apollo 10 went into orbit around the moon. The spacecraft was to remain in …

Visit PennHurst Asylum, where 10,000 tormented souls still linger

For a lot of people, Pennhurst Asylum was Hell on Earth. It was once known as the ‘Eastern Pennsylvania State Institution for the Feeble-Minded and …

Empathy

Watch Lady Gaga’s extended Grammys tribute to David Bowie

Lady Gaga paid tribute to the late David Bowie at the Grammy Award’s last night, performing a special seven-minute medley of his greatest hits.<p>The singer, who was joined on stage by <i>Let’s Dance</i> producer Nile Rodgers, paid homage to the icon with the showy, special effects-filled spectacular – …

Broken Land

Five years after the uprising that led to the downfall of Qaddafi, Libya is a failed state, torn apart by rival militias. ISIS is growing stronger by the day, and poorly armed makeshift militias are all that stand in its way. BuzzFeed News' Borzou Daragahi reports from the front line against …

7 Calming Quotes That Will Get You Through Even The Worst Of Times

When life begins to feel like just a <i>little</i> more than you can handle, mentally repeating a few short, relaxing words can work wonders on your stress levels.<p>This fact has been acknowledged by researchers for quite some time: In the early 1970s, Dr. Herbert Benson, the founder of the Mind/Body Medical …

Meditation

Inside the world's most haunted theatre

Shadowy presences in the wings, glimpses of long-dead performers … ghosts have long plagued the theatre. We descend into the bowels of the West End’s spookiest playhouse – home to the fearsome Man in Grey – to find out. Join us if you dare

The Theatre

Vardy stars BEHIND THE SCENES as Leicester beat Man City

The striker may not have been amongst the goals at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday but he was centre of attention in the pre-match build-up<p><b>EXTRA …

'Celebrity Big Brother': Emma Willis Clears Up Voting Controversy, Following Gaz Beadle Snapchat Post

‘Celebrity Big Brother’ presenter Emma Willis has downplayed the controversy that arose over voting earlier yesterday (4 February).<p><b>READ …

Celebrity Big Brother

We are menaced by ever more diseases. But Zika, like most, hits the poor hardest | Mark Honigsbaum

Damage to newborn babies by the mosquito-borne disease is horrifying, so let’s address the problem at source<p>Just as global trade and international jet travel risk spreading pathogens to every country on Earth, so, the cliche runs, faster global communications and digital news media risk spreading …

Public Health

Old Paintings, Grotesquely Reanimated | GIF Six-Pack

Some of these are gross, but we can't turn away.<p>Antiquated sexts, suicidal scientists, and the end of the world as we know it are just a few of the idle thoughts artist Kiszkiloszki has transformed into GIFs. Like friend of The Creators Project Scorpion Dagger, Kajetan Obarski animates old …