He was an octopus minding his own business, she was an explorer looking for a great photo opportunity. One kind gesture later and the two were the...
As ancient Arctic glaciers melt and retreat from their centuries old positions, the permafrost found near the poles is revealing secrets buried for...
Some mistakes can be apologized for with a Hallmark card. Then there are the colossal failures… wrongs that stem not merely from an oversight or...
These historical figures were like, so high, man.
Do you get a weird, tingly sensation when hearing certain noises? Here's why.
Meghan Markle might not have been the first person of color in the British Royal Family.
Having a strange name is a sign of personality, right? If so, these towns have that base covered.
The illustrious pride of the indigenous people of America is outwardly reflected in modern day pop culture. The traditions, garb, and elusiveness of...
Do you think every thing in the world is terrible? Don't worry - these things are on the way up.
Slavery lasted centuries for African Americans in the United States. The National Memorial for Peace and Justice was built to recognize this history.
In 1850, 94% of the world's population lived in extreme poverty. Today, we've managed to bring that number down to roughly 10%. And if this trend...
Atlantis may steal the mythical city spotlight, but unlike that enigma these places once thought to be fiction turned out to be all fact.
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Are you bored silly at work? Be thankful you’re not on the other end of the employment spectrum, where dying on the job is always a possibility.
Life’s a beach, unless you are part of a nomadic people whose existence revolves around the ever-shrinking spoils of coastal waters.
These t-shirt makers might want to check their Google Translate.
The true story of how humans saved the avocados and ensured that we would continued to have guacamole and other tasty snacks for decades to come.
Did you know a side-hustle in the 1800s started the Sears empire?
Poverty, loneliness, or something else: Why are elderly women in Japan trying to get thrown into prison?
A planet where money doesn't exist sounds to some people like paradise waiting to happen. But could we honestly survive without it?
They might not always write history, but women have been the driving force behind social movements that have helped make history.
If you want something bad enough you have to pay for it, at least according to the sellers of these ridiculously expensive ‘life perks.’
We can’t all live in Mr. Roger’s neighborhood, which is exactly why sometimes in order to make a point to the guy next door who won’t clean up after...
If you're in the multi-million dollar business of growing avocados and the drug cartels play the bully card, it's time to fight back.
What if the flat-earthers were right and the Earth was, in fact, flat?
There’s some pretty amazing imagery on our planet, both man-made and all-natural. Here’s all the proof you’ll need.
“It’s all in how you say it.” It’s a phrase we all know, but it explains why euphemisms are vital to the task of making negative news seem positive.
Not all pets are created equal. Some animals are just plain illegal to keep in your home in the U.S., no matter how cool they may look.
The world knows him as an actor and musician, but now Jim Belushi is getting his hands dirty on his forward-thinking Oregon farm.
We’ve all come across some odd rules and regulations in our time, but don’t you think banning people from building sand castles is a little harsh?