CULTURE

Farmer Accidentally Unearths An Ancient Artifact With A Cursed History

Every so often you read a story about someone accidentally stumbling upon a historic artifact stuffed in their attic or buried in their backyard. Sure, it seems like the premise of a fairy tale, but these things do occasionally happen.

Guy Breaks Into An Abandoned Old Castle And Finds A Scene Stranger Than Fiction

It’s safe to say that everyone on Earth has a hobby or two. Whether you’re the President of the United States or a high school principal, you still need something to occupy the time you spend when you aren’t working. That’s true especially if you’re a writer; after all, you’ll need something interesting to write about!

300-Year-Old Cave In The Philippines Turns Out To Be Hiding A Horrific Secret

You may have heard about outer space being referred to as the “final frontier” since so much has already been discovered on Earth. The truth is, though, that it’s a big planet, and there are still amazing things to find right below our feet!

12 Cutthroat Pirate Traditions That Most People Don't Know About

You probably think that you already know everything there is to know about pirates. They sailed the high seas, loved rum, and stole plenty of booty from passing ships. What else is there to know?

Newly Found Rolls Of Film From Arctic Hot Air Balloon Crash Reveal A Desperate Race To Survive

You can never underestimate the power of human curiosity. Without the work of brave explorers, there’s a chance many places on Earth would remain undiscovered to this very day.

Preparing These Barbecue Bacon Meatball Bombs Will Make Anyone A Dinnertime Hero

It can be difficult to know what sort of finger foods to serve when you invite guests over for a party. You don’t want to end up with the usual boring tray of pretzels and carrots with dip, do you?

Remains Of A Gigantic And Mysterious Creature Found Buried Under A Siberian Beach

When it comes to science, even some of the most seemingly small discoveries could have a huge impact. Something that may seem negligible or insignificant to the average layperson could actually have enormous scientific implications.

17 Bizarre Things That Really Happened 100 Years Ago With Photo Evidence To Prove It

Over the last century, humanity and technology have gone through some pretty drastic evolutions. And the faster these things progress, the easier it becomes for people to forget the past. Understandably, no one wants that!

Neighbors Wondering Why This Guy Built Such A Small Pool Are Stunned When He Finally Fills It Up

One of the biggest perks of owning your own home is getting the opportunity to really put your stamp on things. Personalizing your property is one way of transforming an average piece of property into a home.

Moments After This Teen Girl Suddenly Dies In Mexico, Doctors Realize What She Drank

Many people rely on a little caffeine pick-me-up every now and then, whether it’s a cup of coffee to start the morning or a soda with lunch to power through the afternoon. The problem with caffeine, though, is that it’s not good for you—and it’s easy to consume too much of it these days.

27 Before And After Pics That Show How Iconic Landmarks Have Changed Over Time

Time has a way of changing things. It changes people, causing our bones to ache and our muscles to tighten as we get older, but it doesn’t stop there: it can change our favorite places, too.

People Pay Hundreds Of Dollars For This Rare Delicacy That Does Crazy Things To Their Bodies

There aren’t many foods as delicious and multifaceted as honey. You can add it to just about any hot beverage or breakfast dish, and it’s guaranteed to give your meal a much-needed sweet kick.

10 Supposedly 'Healthy' Foods That Actually Do More Harm Than Good

If you want to live a long and healthy life, there are certain things you need to do. For instance, getting plenty of exercise is definitely a key component to staying healthy, but it’s not everything.

Farmer Knocks Over A Stone And Uncovers The Hidden Entrance To A Thousand-Year-Old Secret

Like the rest of its European compatriots, Scotland is steeped with a colorful, complex history. And no, it isn’t all just the brutal head-lopping found in Bravehart—though there is a great deal of war in the country’s rearview mirror.

Most People Can't Tell The Difference Between These Eggs But It's Actually So Important

Eggs are delicious and can give you the energy to tackle the day, so it’s no wonder why they’re a staple at breakfast tables across America. You can add almost any protein or vegetable to them and it’ll make for a nutritious breakfast to start any day.

Genius Crafter Puts All His Crayons In The Oven And The Results Are Incredible

If you’re a parent, it’s fair to assume you probably have crayons all over your house. Kids love using them to draw all sorts of imaginative pictures and fill in coloring books, and they come in so many fun hues.

Woman's Basement Floor Suddenly Collapses And Reveals The Secret Hidden Underneath

Everyone wonders what sort of history their home is hiding. After all, some people have found amazing artifacts and treasures in their basements and attics, so why would your house be any different?

Man Trips Over A 'Pile Of Dirt' Before Realizing It Could Actually Make Him Famous

From a colorful sunset to the surprise appearance of an adorable critter, nature always has a way of surprising us. But sometimes, she hits us with something so big that it changes the way we see things… literally.

25 Genius Cooking Hacks Everyone Will Wish They Knew About Sooner

There is nothing more comforting than sitting down to a nice, hot meal after a long day. It’s a great way to reconnect as a family and unwind, too.

10 Controversial Artifacts That Could Change The Course Of History

As Indiana Jones once wisely said, artifacts “belong in a museum.” And whether you’re a history junkie or just someone who likes taking a peek at the old and ancient, you have to tip your hat to the Indys of the world who know how to handle hot-ticket artifacts.

21 Top-Secret Facts About The Secret Service That Very Few People Know About

It goes without saying, but the United States Secret Service is a rather secretive group. It’s understandable, though, when you have to protect the president and other high-up government officials; you can’t exactly risk people knowing the ins and outs of your work.

Woman Throws 13,000 Pennies On The Floor For A Reason That Leaves Guests Speechless

Pennies are something that many people take for granted. After all, they’re the least valuable form of American currency, and you can find them practically everywhere, from couch cushions to the grocery store parking lot.

Family Finds A Strange Sphere On Their Property That Starts A Scientific Frenzy

Unexplainable phenomena, like Area 51, the Bermuda Triangle, and even the origin of Stonehenge, have captivated us for centuries. When we don’t know the origins of these mysteries, it’s bound to spark our interest.

Man Cutting Down A Tree Doesn't Realize That His Wife Has Big Plans For The Stump

At some point in your lifetime, you will attempt a craft-based project. It could be absolutely exceptional, or it could turn out to be an utter disaster. However, chances are it will fall somewhere in between those two.

22 Genius Ways To Use Cinder Blocks To Spruce Up The House

Everyone accumulates junk in their home; it’s virtually impossible not to! We all need to buy new things occasionally, and suddenly that old stuff you meant to throw away finds a home someplace else in your living quarters. Sometimes, that old stuff can come in handy, especially when you have a DIY project in mind.