10 Strange And Wonderful Uses Of Taxidermy

10 Strange And Wonderful Uses Of Taxidermy

In the age before television and nature documentaries, taxidermy was a way of studying and preserving the natural world by stuffing and mounting animal skins to often produce a lifelike appearance. Specimens, small and large, were collected by scientists and...
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Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know Have Hidden Secret Uses

Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know Have Hidden Secret Uses

Many objects have little secrets – hidden features that could change your life – if you take the time to discover them. From the secrets behind the lines on drinking cups, to why you often find pompoms on the top...
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Top 10 Bizarre Uses Of Blood

Top 10 Bizarre Uses Of Blood

Weird Stuff Jenn DandyJuly 21, 2017 Blood is an inevitable product of animal slaughter. Throughout thousands of years of eating meat, humans have found many uses for it. Unfortunately, modern people are more squeamish than ancient people, limiting use of...
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Top 10 Illegal Street Drugs That Actually Have Really Good Uses

Top 10 Illegal Street Drugs That Actually Have Really Good Uses

Health Steve CharnockJuly 15, 2017 Slowly but surely, the US is getting its head around the idea of decriminalizing marijuana. Many states now allow its regulated sale for medical purposes, recreational use, or both. By federal law, it may still...
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Top 10 Inspiring Uses For A Compost Heap

Top 10 Inspiring Uses For A Compost Heap

Our World Ben FarmerMay 27, 2017 Food waste is becoming an increasingly prominent and pressing issue. Solutions range from restaurants devising creative dishes from food scraps to delivery services bringing “ugly” fruit and veggies, largely unwanted by sup...
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Top 10 Totally Unexpected Uses For Common Elements

Top 10 Totally Unexpected Uses For Common Elements

Our World Reuben JacobsMay 4, 2017 In the 200 or so years that mankind has been arranging and grouping elements, we have discovered 150 of them, and we have figured out what most of them are good for. Oxygen is...
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10 Incredibly Ingenious Uses For Human And Animal Feces

Technology Steven K. DingessApril 3, 2017 We eat, and then our body breaks down what we ate, absorbs wanted nutrients, and gets rid of the unwanted residue as sweat, urine, and feces. It’s no big deal, and it’s part of...
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