20 Wild Facts About Antarctica That Prove Earth Is Even Stranger Than People Think

By Leah

Can you imagine thousands and thousands of miles of uninhabited land with zero electricity? With climates so inhospitable that without supremely specialized equipment, humans would quickly perish? It sounds like life on Mars, but this place we’re talking about is actually a whole lot closer to home.

Baby Growing Too Fast For His Mom To Take Care Of Him Gets The Strangest Diagnosis

By Ryan Unger

Whether it’s a pair of twins conjoined at the head or a baby born with a third leg, the medical world is full of anomalies. Just ask any doctor who’s been in the field for quite some time, and they’re sure to have at least a dozen stories of eye-opening medical cases. Like this one, for instance…

Truck Driver Learns Wild Detail About A Co-Worker's Past That Shakes Him To His Core

By Francesca Rea

Nathan Boos grew up in a loving family with parents that supported his every ambition. If you asked him point blank, he’d probably tell you his life was just about perfect: there was nothing he could possibly want… or at least, so he thought.

Dad Makes It All The Way Home From Dog Groomers Before Seeing They've Made A Mistake

By Maggie Watson

Getting a dog groomed does so much more than just make the pooch look fresh and smell clean. For some dogs especially, there are genuine health benefits to a good groomin’, too. But not every grooming session goes as smoothly as it should.

Farmer Rescues One Of The World's Biggest Predators Before Seeing His Work Isn't Over Yet

By Dan Fitzpatrick

You have to be careful around wildlife. There’s an old fable about a man who rescues a viper dying out in the snow. He takes it home and warms it up, and the snake repays his kindness by biting him. The moral of the story: you can’t change an animal’s nature.

The 15 Most Expensive Liquids Around The World

By Maggie Watson

While we might blanch at the $4.50 price tag slapped on a coffee-shop latte, we still fork over the cash for that caffeine fix just as easily as we shell out a few dollars for a gallon of gas. You might think these are the most expensive liquids in your life, but they’re actually far from it!

20 Times Humans And Creatures Voluntarily Invaded Each Other's Space

By Dan Fitzpatrick

Things are a little different in the Land Down Under. No, it’s not that the Coriolis Effect makes toilets flush in the opposite direction — that’s actually a myth. It’s that Australia is teeming with wildlife that the rest of the world can’t even imagine.

Letter Sent To The FBI May Expose The Real Story Behind America's Most Daring Jailbreak

By Dan Fitzpatrick

Most of us will never find ourselves behind bars, but those of us that do will have to serve out our sentences, counting down the days until freedom. Some prisoners, however, aren’t so patient.

Determined Woman Uses Social Media To Finally Reveal What Happened To Her Brother Years Ago

By Francesca Rea

Losing a loved one is never easy. The unspeakable pain of grief can be hard to ever move past completely. But, having a loved one’s life taken from them by the hands of another is even more unimaginable.

Couple Is Exchanging Wedding Vows As A Woman From The Groom's Past Approaches The Altar

By Francesca Rea

Weddings are a time to celebrate the love between two people in front of family and friends. There’s nothing quite so special as being able to watch the people you love celebrate their new bond together.

Teen Taking Innocent Photo By A Stranger's Van Sets Off A Wild Chain Of Events He Can't Stop

By Dan Fitzpatrick

A car is more than just a way to get around. It’s a statement, a reflection of the driver’s personality and ambitions. Unfortunately, we can’t always get our hands on the perfect vehicle. Sometimes it’s too expensive, or just plain unavailable.

Man Who Lost His Sight Creates A Genius Technique To 'See' Again

By Valerie Mulder

The world isn’t always fair or kind to those who are born with a disability or a handicap. In nature, they call it survival of the fittest, and sometimes it feels like this can apply to people, too. A bird who cannot fly won’t make it very far, and a man who cannot see might be subject to a similar fate.

Kayakers Witness An Epic Showdown Between Two Unlikely Sea Creatures

By Dan Fitzpatrick

The ocean might seem bright and welcoming when you’re on the beach, but beneath the waves, it’s a different story! Deep in the murky depths, there are mysteries just waiting to be discovered. And sometimes, they get a little impatient.

People Are Now Drinking Leftover Pickle Juice And The Effect Is Unreal

By Valerie Mulder

Cleopatra believed pickles and their juices kept her young and beautiful, yet, these vinegar-soaked cucumbers have fallen short of the pharaoh’s high praise in today’s world. The sour snack has ended up mostly as a garnish for burgers or sandwiches and less like a veggie-based Fountain of Youth.

10 People Who Spent Thousands Of Dollars To Own What Most People Run Away From

By Valerie Mulder

Realtors have the most trouble selling houses haunted by rumors of mysterious spirits and spooky ghosts. And if the houses are ever sold, they tend to go for a lot less than their original worth because, the fact is, most people don’t want to pay a lot for something with a dark past. Most, but not everyone!

20 Times That Bakers Messed Up Cakes In Spectacular Fashion

By Maggie Watson

Cakes are often the centerpiece of any party. When nestled between the chips and salsa, colorful cakes let everyone in the room know there’s a big event coming —something to stick around for. But not all cakes send the same message.

24 Years After Marilyn Monroe Passed Away, She Got A Truly Bewildering Visitor To Her Grave

By Francesca Rea

The passing of a loved one is always a difficult thing to experience. It’s comforting to know that, in their final days, our loved ones have expressed to us their wishes regarding their final resting place. Whatever it might be, we honor them.

Workers That Pry Open Ancient Tomb Are Quickly Met With An Alarming Sight They Can't Explain

By Ryan Unger

Egypt is certainly a country full of historical riches. They have the pyramids, the Sphinx, and countless numbers of ancient tombs that have significance to scientists and researchers worldwide. Still to this day, experts are uncovering new discoveries.

15 Twins Who Were Separated At Birth Only To Accidentally Reunite Later In Life

By Dan Fitzpatrick

Have you ever wondered, just for fun, if you have a long-lost twin somewhere out there? Those odds probably aren’t in your favor, but it does happen every once in a blue moon.

Villagers Place A Long Plastic Pipe In The Water Only To See Strange Creatures Appear Minutes Later

By Ryan Unger

Ahh… fishing. So many people enjoy the experience of casting a line out in the hopes of catching the biggest or most unique fish out there. It’s even meditative in its own way; just you and nature.

Man Preparing For 'The End Of The World' Builds The Ultimate Fallout Shelter

By Dan Fitzpatrick

What would you do if the world was about to end? Most of us would probably just cross our fingers and hope for the best, but there are a few individuals out there who have gone to extreme measures to prepare.

Twins Separated At Birth Reconnect Before Uncovering The Hard Reality Of Their Early Life

By Matthew Castoral

Like it or not, our past is one of the most important factors in shaping who we are as people. Even as adults, we often find ourselves drawing on memories and past experiences to understand the world around us.

Teen Off-The-Radar For 5 Years Miraculously Reappears In Court During Her Own Trial

By Maggie Watson

Real criminal trials aren’t like what we see in the movies. Defense attorneys don’t announce last-second, client-saving evidence just before the jury reads the verdict. But in 2003, one murder trial gave even the craziest courtroom dramas a run for their money.

Mom's Weird 'Treatment' For Sunburns Has Doctors Weighing In On Whether It Really Works

By Maggie Watson

A day in the sun is a lot of fun, but the ensuing sunburn is not. Those red blisters that make showering a nightmare are a cruel punishment for enjoying a little rest and relaxation, and worst of all, there’s no cure but patience…or is there?

People Are Going Nuts Trying To Find The Cleverly Concealed Detail In This Photo

By Mark Hardy

Thanks to camouflage, animals stay alive on the mean streets of the wilderness. Years of natural selection gave animals the perfect attributes to blend into their surroundings with ease, seemingly altering reality. In nature, what you see is not always what you get—animals make sure of that.