BJ Oranday

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Robert The Doll Might Be The Most Haunted Toy In History

For almost 115 years, Robert the Doll has fascinated, spooked and mystified the public, and even today, strange things continue to happen in his …

Key West

Colorized Photos of American Child Laborers

Photographer Lewis Wickes Hine once said: “There is work that profits children, and there is work that brings profit only to employers. The object of …

Photography

Is There A Ticking Time Bomb Under The Arctic?

A short drive north of Fairbanks, Alaska, there's a red shed stuck right up against a hillside. The shed looks unremarkable, except for the door. It looks like a door to a walk-in freezer, with thick insulation and a heavy latch. Whatever is behind that door needs to stay very cold.<p>"Are you ready …

Global Warming

Scientists Counted All The Protein Molecules in a Cell And The Answer Really Is 42

This is so perfect.<p>Biologists have served up the answer to the ultimate question of life, the Universe, and everything.<p>That answer, as you may know, …

21 Epigrams Every Man Should Live By | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest article from Ryan Holiday.</i><p>As long as man has been alive, he has been collecting little sayings about how to live. We …

Motivation

Eagles Fan Absolutely Obliterated by Pole While Trying to Chase After Subway Train

The Eagles blew out the Vikings to advance to Super Bowl LII on Sunday night, and after they did, their fans spent the remainder of the night …

NFL

Fascinating images reveal how people with autism see the world

In the study, people with autism tended to focus on the center of images, even when other objects were in a photo.<p>People with autism also looked at …

Autism

With 1 Sentence, This NBA Champion Coach Teaches Everything You Need to Know About Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

Over the summer, San Antonio Spurs five-time all-star basketball player LaMarcus Aldridge asked his coach, Greg Popovich, to be traded. That's basically the worst thing a coach or leader wants to hear from a talented and valuable contributor.<p>Popovich then spent time with the player, took action, …

LaMarcus Aldridge

A Man Tore a Hole in His Throat Trying to Hold Back a Sneeze

Oookay, this is scary.<p>When it comes to sneezes, it seems there's a golden rule: better out than in. This has been somewhat painfully demonstrated by …

Here's Everything Science Knows So Far About The Origins of Humans

The story evolves every year.<p>The question of where we humans come from is one many people ask, and the answer is getting more complicated as new …

The Five Pillars of Popovich

Since Gregg Popovich took over as head coach of the NBA’s San Antonio Spurs 21 years ago, the rest of the league’s teams have replaced their leaders …

Basketball

Bookshelves That Instantly Make You Feel Warm and Cozy

Masters of the #shelfie.<p>The days are over when haphazardly shoving yet another novel into your packed bookshelf, only for it to gather dust, is …

Tom Brady Is Drowning In His Own Pseudoscience

<i>Our science staff is trying to lead a more scientific life in 2018. Throughout the week, we’ll be</i> <i>writing about our resolutions for the new year</i><i>.</i> …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

The Most Viral And Interesting News Stories Of 2017

In the last year, we've brought you the most interesting news from around the globe, dealing in a vast and diverse array of issues.The post The Most …

Human Rights

This Infographic Breaks Down 52 of The Most Common Misconceptions

You'd think that in the age of the internet, where more information than we can possibly consume in several lifetimes is at our fingertips, stubborn …

The 6 Craziest Sex Injuries ER Doctors Have Ever Seen

It looked just like the "Lord of the Rings" ring...but on a penis<p>Getty Images<p>Though embarrassing, sex injuries do happen. In fact, people all over the world are entering emergency rooms suffering from burns, rips, tears, fractures, and objects caught in their nether regions all the time. Some of …

German Photographer Satirizes Modern Society With Its Perfect Miniatures

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A Vicious Elbow Left A Perfect Indentation In A Muay Thai Fighter’s Skull

In yet another reminder that professional fighters are risking life and limb every time they step into the ring or cage, we go to Thailand to see the second massive skull fracture in under two years. The above image is of Jérémy Balasse, a fighter hailing from the Tiger Muay Thai gym that’s worked …

The 14 best moments of Kobe Bryant’s jerseys retirement

That’s right, two of them!<p>Kobe Bryant watched as not one, but TWO of his jerseys were retired by the Lakers in front of a packed house at Staples Center. No. 8 and No. 24 were unveiled simultaneously in the rafters as the Mamba grinned, soaking up the energy in the arena that his 20 years of play …

Basketball

Newly declassified videos of Cold War atomic blasts reveal the terrifying power of nuclear weapons

Nuclear weapons researchers and archivists working for the US government have declassified 62 never-before-seen films of atomic explosions .<p>The new batch of videos joins 63 other clips of Cold War-era test-blasts, bringing the total to 125 declassified films now available to watch on YouTube. …

Cold War

The Best Pizza Places in Every U.S. State, Mapped

If there's one thing we love about pizza it's that it's perfect at any time of day. Breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner — 3 am in the morning — hot or …

7 Disney Movies That Are Actually Based On Truly Horrific Stories

From Cinderella to the Little Mermaid, the origins behind your favorite secretly dark Disney movies are more shocking and violent than you could …

Walt Disney Company

Your Smart Phone is Big Brother in your Pocket. Ditch it.

Big Brother is Watching You<br>(Image by Frederic Guimont ;ChemicalBit at it.wikipedia [FAL],) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>Most of us learned …

Route 66 – California: Where to eat, what to see and what to do

<b>You will never be short of things to do in California, whatever your interests are.</b><p>The enormous state is home to beaches, mountains and some …

10 reasons you need to relax in Clearwater, Fla. after a theme park vacation

Let’s face it. Visiting theme parks may be fun but it’s definitely not relaxing. In fact, after a few days trying to see and do everything at the …

9 amazing houses built purely out of spite – and the nasty feuds behind them

Ever noticed a house that looked just a little too tall, small or close to its neighbor? You may have just spotted a spite house.<p>Load Error<p>Built …

16 Historic Figures You Never Knew Died In Really Bizarre Ways

Many of history's most important figures have suffered strange deaths that do not seem to befit their noble legacy.The post 16 Historic Figures You …

Nobel Prize

Magnets Move Blood Like Magneto, But Not in The Way You Think

We’ve all seen huge magnets do really incredible, showy things in TV and film. They helped to get Walter and Jesse out of a pinch in <i>Breaking Bad</i>, …

Magnetism

Gregg Popovich doesn’t just yell at his players

<i>Pop’s encouragement is an under-appreciated factor in building the Spurs’ culture.</i> Sunday night, the Spurs thrashed the Suns in a 112-95 blowout. …

Kawhi Leonard