SCIENCE

Anyone Who Sees One Of These On The Beach Should Keep Their Dog As Far Away As Possible

People come across all sorts of odd things on the beach. Unfortunately, some of these unusual findings are the products of pollution, and they can actually be hazardous to humans and animals who come into contact with them.

Anyone Who Gets Nauseous From Looking At This Photo Might Have A Very Weird Condition

Everyone is afraid of something. From a simple fear of spiders to more bizarre phobias like tetraphobia—that’s the fear of the number four—there’s at least one thing in the world that really makes your skin crawl, and what that may be is different for all of us.

30 Photos That Show A Major Disaster Is Coming Our Way Like Nothing We've Never Seen

Global warming is a major problem that’s only getting worse. The industrialization of our society has been depleting the planet’s natural resources for over a century, causing increased pollution and rapidly changing weather patterns.

30 Photos That Put The Mystery Of Our Existence Into Stark Perspective

We all know that Earth is almost impossibly tiny in comparison to the universe. It’s those lessons that really help to offer some perspective on your role and place on the planet. When you consider how vast the universe truly is, small things—like when you can’t find your phone charger—suddenly become a lot less important.

Guy Pours Molten Copper Into A Coconut With Seriously The Coolest Result Ever

Coconuts are absolutely awesome. Whether you’re drinking from them, eating them, or cooking with their oil, it’s hard to find a flaw in this tropical delight.

Guy Cycling Through The Woods Is Suddenly Confronted By A Deadly Predator

Survival skills are vital to those who enjoy outdoor activities like hiking, camping, and fishing. Luckily, the existence of the world wide web opened up ways for people from all walks of life to share advice about their favorite techniques and know-how.

10 Mysterious Natural Phenomena That Can't Be Explained By Scientists

The world has no shortage of incredible sights and mind-blowing natural events that leave even the most knowledgeable scientists slack-jawed. As spectacular as these occurrences are, they almost always have an explanation behind them.

Woman Who Has No Actual Disability Wants To Be Permanently Paralyzed

There’s no denying that wheelchairs have made a huge difference in the lives of the men and women who don’t have the use of their legs, but that doesn’t mean being disabled is easy by any stretch of the imagination. Every day can be a struggle, and complications arise in many situations that require patience and ingenuity. Not everyone in a wheelchair will experience this, though, and you may be surprised to find out why.

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.

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.

Man Trapped Inside His Own Body For 13 Years Starts To Move And Reveals The Truth

There are few feelings in the world that are worse than being trapped. Whether it’s a simple fear of physically constrictive surroundings or it’s a prison sentence, humans are naturally averse to being cooped up without the ability to get free.

If A Car Is Sinking And There's No One Around To Help, This Crucial Trick Could Save A Life

We depend on our cars to transport our families to and from our destinations, so it’s important that they’re designed with the most advanced safety features possible. But there’s one scenario that most of us are not prepared to handle.

Family Who Buried Their Dog's Ashes In The Backyard Looks Outside To See A Remarkable Sight

When a beloved pet passes away, it’s almost like losing a loved one. As with human family members, we search for a special way to honor our deceased pets’ lives after they’ve gone.

After 8 Years Of Trying To Get Pregnant This Woman Gets An Unbelievable Ultrasound

Unfortunately, having a baby is more difficult for some couples than it is for others. As people get older, their ability to conceive decreases dramatically, and it can eventually lead to a great deal of emotional pain for would-be parents.

14 Bizarre Photos That Prove Human Genetics Are Even Weirder Than People Realize

As Forrest Gump once brilliantly explained, “Life is like a box of chocolates; you never know what you’re going to get.” Never has that statement rung more true than when it pertains to our family genetics!

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.

Woman Cracks Open A Huge Wrinkly Egg Only To Find Something That Makes No Sense

Anyone you ask can assure you that dinosaurs don’t exist anymore (at least, not in the traditional sense). But one look at this video and you’ll be questioning whether or not that’s really true!

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.

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.

13 Body Hacks That Even Most Doctors Don't Know About

The human body is pretty darn amazing. It’s capable of things like running marathons and creating life—those are totally awe-inspiring accomplishments when you stop and think about them.

Elderly Couple Is On The Beach When The Unthinkable Happens Out Of Nowhere

In some ways, it’s perfectly understandable why someone would want to sit on the beach and watch a storm roll in from the ocean. Seeing the pure, unbridled fury of nature without any visual obstructions can be breathtaking.

Astronaut Shakes Up A Can Of Soda At The Bottom Of The Ocean To Prove A Crazy Point

As an astronaut and engineer, Chris Hadfield knows more about physics than just about anyone. Not only that, but he’s seen pretty much everything. So when even he’s amazed by something, you know it’s got to be pretty mind-blowing.

Massive Spiral Fossils Known As 'Devil's Corkscrews' Have The Strangest Origins

Science can help explain a lot about the natural wonders of the world, but it doesn’t have an answer for everything. Sometimes, experts are left scratching their heads at how certain structures came to be.

11 Crucial Mistakes Everyone Makes While Doing Laundry

There’s no question that the advent of washing machines has made an unavoidable life chore a heck of a lot easier. You could throw in your dirty clothes, dump in some detergent, and not have to worry about it until it’s time to switch them to the dryer.