Thursday, 17 August 2017

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  • 10 Amazing Places Life Has Been Found - Our World Ben GazurAugust 16, 2017 As Jeff Goldblum would say, “Life . . . uh . . . finds a way.” Wherever we look, it seems that some species or other has adapted to live there. Each time we find an extreme or unexpected location that some life-form calls home, we uncover more about the possibilities of...
  • Top 10 Incredible Stories Told By Credible People - Weird Stuff Hannah McDonaldAugust 16, 2017 One of the many reasons that skeptics dismiss fantastic stories of the supernatural and surreal is because of the people telling those stories. Bigfoot sightings, UFO abductions, and ghostly encounters are considered the province of yokels, uneducated folks, or loonies. “Consider the source” is...
  • 10 Reasons The Story Of Jesus Might Be An Allegory For The Sun - Religion Marcus LowthAugust 16, 2017 Whether a person called Jesus Christ ever actually existed or not, the story attributed to Him is largely, although unofficially, agreed by most atheists to be an allegory for the yearly journey of the Sun. Written accounts can be found that predate the lifetime of...
  • 10 Ways The Historical King Arthur Was Nothing Like The Legend - Misconceptions Mark OliverAugust 15, 2017 The legendary King Arthur—Britain’s great king who fought dragons and fairy queens alongside the magician Merlin—is so clouded in myth and fantasy that it’s hard to imagine that there is any real, historical fact in any of it. But there is a little truth hidden...
  • 10 Creepy Urban Legends From The UAE - Creepy Aaron InesAugust 15, 2017 The UAE has become the playground for the wealthy and powerful. But beneath the jaw-dropping architectural wonders, there exist stories that cast a shadow on the dazzling lights of the cities. Here are ten creepy urban legends from the United Arab Emirates. 10 The Abandoned...
  • 10 More Criminal Cases Solved By TV Appearances - Crime R S BoydAugust 15, 2017 It is no secret that television is a powerful medium. It has the ability to influence us, from our political ideas to the way we dress and how we live our lives. In some cases, it is not just used as a source of...
  • Top 10 Not-So-Nice Facts About Canada - Our World Sean CowanAugust 14, 2017 O Canada! My friendly, safe, and inviting homeland. Sweet as maple syrup, the land of please and thank yous. We are known so much in that sense that the nation of “peace, order, and good government” has acquired a reputation as a rather dull...
  • 10 Wrong Words That Are Actually Right - Misconceptions Gannon KendrickAugust 14, 2017 Some of these words might make you beet red. But are the people who use them always misinformed, or is there more to the story? Whether we like it or not, the English language is changing and will continue to change. Even though it developed...
  • 10 People Who Woke Up During Surgery - Creepy Sam DunsmoreAugust 14, 2017 People who wake up during surgery are usually traumatized by the experience. Many of them feel the surgeon’s every cut and stitch. Unfortunately, they cannot tell anyone of the agony that they are in, as they’re usually given muscle relaxants before the surgery. The medication...
  • Top 10 Ancient Skulls Revealing Rare Facts And Mysteries - Our World Jana Louise SmitAugust 12, 2017 Human remains are abundantly scattered throughout the world and ages. Among ancient anatomical parts, the skull remains the most fascinating since it is the nearest thing to a face. But skulls reveal more than looks. They also provide a glimpse into strange behaviors,...

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Top 10 Incredible Stories Told By Credible People

Top 10 Incredible Stories Told By Credible People

Weird Stuff Hannah McDonaldAugust 16, 2017 One of the many reasons that skeptics dismiss fantastic stories of the supernatural and surreal is because of the people telling those stories. Bigfoot sightings, UFO abductions...
10 Creepy Urban Legends From The UAE

10 Creepy Urban Legends From The UAE

10 People Who Woke Up During Surgery

10 People Who Woke Up During Surgery

Top 10 Fascinatingly Bizarre Myths Involving Goddesses From India

Top 10 Fascinatingly Bizarre Myths Involving Goddess...

Top 10 Unusual Abodes People Actually Lived In

Top 10 Unusual Abodes People Actually Lived In

Entertainment[ View All ]

10 Surprising Things Once Banned From TV Broadcast

10 Surprising Things Once Banned From TV Broadcast

Movies and TV Gary PullmanAugust 13, 2017 Television series, variety shows, cartoons, and even commercials censored or banned content that networks or advertisers deemed inappropriate for the audiences of the 1950s and 1...
Top 10 Ridiculous Instances Of Censorship In Pop Culture

Top 10 Ridiculous Instances Of Censorship In Pop Cul...

10 Hollywood Stars’ Curious Movie Debuts

10 Hollywood Stars’ Curious Movie Debuts

General Knowledge[ View All ]

10 Ways The Historical King Arthur Was Nothing Like The Legend

10 Ways The Historical King Arthur Was Nothing Like The Legend

Misconceptions Mark OliverAugust 15, 2017 The legendary King Arthur—Britain’s great king who fought dragons and fairy queens alongside the magician Merlin—is so clouded in myth and fantasy that it’s hard to imagi...
10 Wrong Words That Are Actually Right

10 Wrong Words That Are Actually Right

Top 10 Remarkable Escapes Across The Berlin Wall

Top 10 Remarkable Escapes Across The Berlin Wall

Lifestyle[ View All ]

Top 10 Surprising Histories Of Common Fruits

Top 10 Surprising Histories Of Common Fruits

Food Damian BlackAugust 13, 2017 Fruits are wonders of sweetness and seed that we have grown over millennia to feed ourselves. We tend to think that the various fruits we enjoy have been only slightly altered on the orch...
10 Traditional Ice Cream Flavors You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

10 Traditional Ice Cream Flavors You’ve Probably N...

10 Diseases That Used To Be Called Something Else

10 Diseases That Used To Be Called Something Else

Science[ View All ]

10 Amazing Places Life Has Been Found

10 Amazing Places Life Has Been Found

Our World Ben GazurAugust 16, 2017 As Jeff Goldblum would say, “Life . . . uh . . . finds a way.” Wherever we look, it seems that some species or other has adapted to live there. Each time we find an extreme ...
Top 10 Not-So-Nice Facts About Canada

Top 10 Not-So-Nice Facts About Canada

Top 10 Ancient Skulls Revealing Rare Facts And Mysteries

Top 10 Ancient Skulls Revealing Rare Facts And Myste...

Society[ View All ]

10 Reasons The Story Of Jesus Might Be An Allegory For The Sun

10 Reasons The Story Of Jesus Might Be An Allegory For The Sun

Religion Marcus LowthAugust 16, 2017 Whether a person called Jesus Christ ever actually existed or not, the story attributed to Him is largely, although unofficially, agreed by most atheists to be an allegory for the yea...
10 More Criminal Cases Solved By TV Appearances

10 More Criminal Cases Solved By TV Appearances

Top 10 Cases That Baffled Scotland Yard

Top 10 Cases That Baffled Scotland Yard

Top 10 Challenging Religious Practices From Across The Globe

Top 10 Challenging Religious Practices From Across T...

Top 10 Murder Victims Who Solved Their Own Murders

Top 10 Murder Victims Who Solved Their Own Murders