Kristi Fix

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FTC Requires Labels on Homeopathic Drugs: "No Scientific Evidence" They Work

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has had it with marketers of homeopathic products. The agency has ruled [PDF] that all homeopathic products must …

Breathtaking Photos of Ancient Trees Against Starry Skies

The timeless beauty of trees and constellations.<p>A sequoia can live for over 3,000 years. There’s one baobab tree specimen that has been dated at over …

Astronomy

7 Incredibly Weird Things People Have Stumbled Upon

Have you ever stumbled across the weirdest or most beautiful thing out on a walk or even digging around in your backyard? Other than some old coins …

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Why Catholics Built Secret Astronomical Features Into Churches to Help Save Souls

After centuries of war, Catholicism and science reconciled over meridian lines.<p>A disc of light moves across the cathedral floor. The marble in its …

Christianity

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Short Stories

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CARTOON 11-22-2016

Featured in Ripley's Believe It or Not!<b>Source:</b> CARTOON 11-22-2016

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FALSE: Donald Trump Says He'll Legalize Weed In Every State

CLAIM<p>Donald Trump will legalize marijuana in all 50 states.<p>RATING<p>FALSE<p>ORIGIN<p>On 30 October 2016, the disreputable web site JTF.org shared a story …

Canyons of the Ancients

A breathtaking array of ancient Pueblo structures and artifacts counterintuitively preserved by neglect.<p>Ripe for quiet reflection and simply …

Archaeology

Watch the Oldest Hand-Tap Tattoo Artist in the Philippines at Work

Well into her 90s, Apo Whang-Od continues this ancient tradition.<p>Apo Whang-Od, aged approximately 97, keeps a steady pulse and entrancing rhythm as …

Audio-visual

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People Are Sharing The Weirdest Things About Their Families, And It’s Hilariously Relatable

Jimmy Fallon's recent Hashtags segment #MyFamilyIsWeird reminds us that every family is a little crazy. It's always scary to introduce an outsider to …

A lot of new things are ‘sandwiches' in Colorado

DENVER - Everything you know about sandwiches is wrong, at least according to new state regulations in Colorado.<p>In defiance of common English… …

The Tragic Case of a Woman Who Is Allergic to Virtually Everything, Including Her Husband

29-year-old Johanna Watkins suffers from an extremely rare condition which makes allergic to literally hundreds of things, including the scent of her …

Owning a Specimen of the World’s Rarest, Most Controversial Cat Breed Costs $23,000

Created by crossing a wild Caracal and an Abyssinian cat, the Caracat is currently the world’s rarest and most expensive cat breed. It numbers only …

Pets

Japanese Ghost Stories & Private Garden Exploration

Experience ancient Japanese horror through the lens of modern immersive theater.<p><i>Witness supernatural tales of Japan's ancient spirit underworld.</i><p>Join</b> …

Can Marijuana Help Heal Broken Bones?

CLAIM<p>Scientific studies support the conclusion that marijuana can play a role in healing broken bones.<p>RATING<p>MOSTLY TRUE<p>ORIGIN<p>Despite being used both …

Cannabis

Baby Dies of Vicks VapoRub Poisoning?

CLAIM<p>A Mexican mother's young son was recently poisoned by topical application of Vicks VapoRub. See Example( s )<p>EXAMPLES<p>Collected via e-mail, …

CVS Workers Hide From Virginia Man 'Asking for Cheese'

A Virginia man’s bizarre run-in with CVS employees garnered a groundswell of online attention when he accused them of calling police after he asked …

Fact Checking

Listen to the Story of Bill Pickett, A Cowboy Who Broke Broncos and Barriers

In the second episode of Horizon Line, meet a frontiersman with a rodeo style all his own.<p>Rodeo legend Bill Pickett had a saying. “What’s gonna …

The Big Edge

A giant open-air sculpture made of over 200 full-sized boats.<p>Right off the Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada, amidst luxury casinos and towering neon …

32 Weird Things Everybody Does

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7 Weird Things That Can Happen to Your Body When You're Turned On

You don't need us to tell you the basic ways your body changes when you're turned on. Your breathing speeds up, you get wet, your nipples might get hard, your brain turns to total mush, et cetera et cetera. But there are also a few <i>less</i> obvious—and more interesting—ways some people's bodies respond …

Man Sleeps in His Car for a Month to Catch Serial Car Scratcher

A Belorussian man who had had his car scratched over 20 times in the last six months, finally managed to catch the perpetrator in the act after …

Found: An Intricate 17th-Century Map, Stuffed Into a Chimney

It was in terrible shape.<p>Towards the end of the 1600s, when the map was made, it would have been a prized possession. Seven feet by five feet, backed …

Maps

7 Trends That'll Be "In" for 2017 — and 3 That'll Be "Out"

We spoke with top designers so you can stay up to date.<p>If 2016 was a little unpredictable, 2017 is looking to be a boundary-pushing year for interiors. At least, that's what real estate website Trulia is seeing with their trend forecast for the coming year. From unusual textures to jaw-dropping …

This Is How Interior Designers Decorate a Room From Start to Finish

Consider this—you've just bought a new home, signed a lease on a new apartment, or moved to a new city. You fell in love with the space that will …