SCIENCE

Climber Reveals Big Secret To Girlfriend On Hike And Later Makes A Regrettable Choice

It takes a certain type of person to climb mountains. Adventure junkies across the globe know that while a hunk of rock might look unimposing, actually scaling that massive front is another thing entirely. It’s a challenge like no other, and sometimes even professionals get scared.

20 Common Careers That Will Soon Become A Distant Memory

Cleaning out gutters, fixing toilets, getting up at the crack of dawn to sell newspapers, it’s a tough job but somebody’s got to do it, right? Turns out, maybe not! While we thought these standby gigs would be around forever, it appears that isn’t anywhere close to being the case.

Guy Goes On Investigation After Drone Catches Mysterious Footage On Lake

You’re sitting on the shore of a giant lake savoring the serenity. After all, what place could possibly be more tranquil? Then, you notice ripples in the water and a shiver goes down your spine. Because, while the lake seems innocent enough, what’s happening just beneath its surface is a real mystery.

Man Removing Bricks Discovers A Huge Hidden Surprise Behind Them

Ask around, and it seems like every homeowner has a complaint about their living space. The front door is too squeaky. The bathroom floor is tilted. But as time goes on, it’s these little quirks that really make a place feel like home… unless, of course, that quirk turns out to be something living.

Truck Driver Goes Viral After Sharing This Life-Saving Advice

Sharing the road with 18-wheeler trucks can be a scary prospect. After all, an accident with one of those 40-ton trucks isn’t likely to have positive results for someone driving a sedan. Luckily, some truckers are working to make the road safer for everyone.

Mountain Goats Develop An Unusual New Behavior That Has Officials Taking Drastic Action

Mountain goats are fascinating animals. They may look silly with their long faces and sometimes out-of-control horns — but don’t let their funny traits fool you. These amazing survivors can climb the steepest slopes and live off practically nothing.

Couple's Instagram Photo Goes Viral Overnight For Peculiar Reason

Every relationship has its ups and downs, especially if it’s between two young people without much experience in the love department. These juvenile connections tend to fizzle out in immature and complicated ways.

Blind Man Becomes Real-Life 'Batman' By Seeing With Sound

The world isn’t always fair or kind to those who are born with a disability or a handicap. In nature, they call it survival of the fittest, and sometimes it feels like this can apply to people, too. A bird who cannot fly won’t make it very far, and a man who cannot see might be subject to a similar fate.

10 Times The Earth Literally Opened Up And Swallowed Everything In Its Path

Earth or is our home, our safe planet where, if nothing else, we can always rely on the laws of physics. It goes without saying that “peace on earth” means trusting that the ground we walk on will support us. The laws of gravity assured us of that much at least… or so we thought.

New Discovery On Easter Island Unearths An Old Misconception

You might recognize Easter Island as home to all those large, carved stone heads. Maybe you’re even familiar with some of the mystery that surrounds the island itself. Historians have held on to the belief that we know a thing or two about the puzzling past of this place, until recently when we dug a little deeper.

20 Genius Uses For Hydrogen Peroxide That Barely Anyone Knows

What the heck is hydrogen peroxide? The chemical compound often found in medicine cabinets and beneath sinks seems to serve any anti-bacterial purpose you could ever ask for.

The Most Hilarious News Anchor Moments Caught On Live TV

Whether you watch it in the morning before work or in the evening before bed, most people tune into the local news at some point during the day. While these programs are live, you often can’t tell: skilled anchors, techs, and producers flawlessly deliver you the news.

What This Guy Builds With His Bare Hands Has Everyone In Awe

Buying a house is a serious commitment, and to make matters worse, it’s super stressful. It’s such a hassle that it may leave you feeling like you’ll never find the perfect home. Hidden fees, outdated appliances, wrong neighborhood — it’s no wonder so many people wish they could just build their own perfect home. 

Explorers Found Mysterious Cave In Woods With Unexpected Contents

Caves have long been a source of mystery to mankind. Countless men and women have explored their depths in the hopes of finding treasure, or just for sheer adventure! Most of these trips require a map to lead thrill seekers inside, however, getting out can be just as important.

Man Takes His Metal Detector To The Woods And What He Finds Leaves Him With More Questions

Most people don’t consider men and women combing fields with metal detectors to be even remotely in the same league as, say, Indiana Jones. Although these enthusiasts may not crack a whip quite like Harrison Ford, the treasures they unearth would put even the great Dr. Jones to shame.

Guy Leaves A Note On A Stranger's Van That Ends Up Changing His Life

A car is more than just a way to get around. It’s a statement, a reflection of the driver’s personality and ambitions. Unfortunately, we can’t always get our hands on the perfect vehicle. Sometimes it’s too expensive, or just plain unavailable.

Archaeologists Uncover Object That Unlocks Lost Past Of Ancient Culture

Before the advent of science, many cultures had legends and rituals to explain the inexplicable. But just because there are concrete scientific explanations for many ancient beliefs, that doesn’t mean that there still aren’t mysteries to be solved.

Man Sick Of Neighborhood Children On His Lawn Takes Things Too Far

As a kid, you were probably scarred by a neighbor yelling at you to get off his or her lawn. Yet as an adult, you’ve probably at least been tempted to shout away a few trespassing kids yourself. Well, one Virginia man shouted so much, that he had no choice but to try something different.

Little Boy Uncovers A Big Piece Of History While Playing In His Backyard

Listening to your grandparents embellish stories is half the fun of growing up. Trying to determine which ones are legit and which might be bending the truth creates plenty of time for family bonding. But, one Danish boy heard a story from his grandfather he just knew wasn’t true.

Man Transforms An Old Screw Into A 'Deadly' Tool, And That's Not Even His Coolest Project

We all have junk lying around the house. Go ahead, take a look and you’ll see a fair share of useless items. Many of us tell ourselves that we have some special use for it all, but rarely follow through. Our DIY dreams just become delusions of grandeur.

After 11 Days Searching For A Lost Boy In The Mountains, Cops Had To Tell His Mom The Real Story

Hiking through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, ironically, isn’t what you might call a “walk in the park.” Dense spruce forests, high altitudes, and the blanket of fog that’s often present contribute to several lost hikers every year.

18 Foolproof Tips People Can Use To Keep Ants Out The House For Good

Ants make for terrible roommates. They don’t have a key so they creep in through cracks; they raid your food; and maybe worst of all, they invite hundreds of friends over every night. When you’ve got an ant infestation, it’s hard to get comfortable.

6 Decades After America's Boldest Prison Escape, An Anonymous Letter Might Finally Have Answers

Most of us will never find ourselves behind bars, but those of us that do will have to serve out our sentences, counting down the days until freedom. Some prisoners, however, aren’t so patient.

Parents Spot An Odd Detail About Daughter's Smile Before She's Rushed Into Surgery Immediately

Ask any parent, and they’ll tell you that one of the most precious sights in the world is seeing their child smile. But what happens when instead of bringing happiness, a child’s smile causes fear and panic for everyone in the room?

State Threatens To Take New Mother's Baby Away All Because Of The Food She Ate For Breakfast

There’s a lot soon-to-be mothers must consider before they go into labor. They’ve gotta make sure they’re ready for a lengthy hospital stay and get the house prepped for the baby. But one new mom recently learned of something else she should’ve considered…