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Chris Bertish paddles across the Atlantic
South African Man Attempts World’s First Atlantic Crossing By SUP

While you were sitting back on the sofa, nursing a food baby after Christmas dinner, Chris Bertish was paddling across the Atlantic ocean on his stand-up paddleboard (SUP)....

There may be signs that alien exist
Evidence Of Aliens? 5 Recent Signs We Are Not Alone

The universe is not just vaster than we imagine, but vaster than we can...

Soldier comes home to suprise mom
Soldier Returns Home From War To Surprise Mom

Get your tissues ready, because this might just bring you to tears. U.S. Army soldier Austin Arledge decided to give his mom the surprise of her life when he returned home a month...

Can Cooked Potatoes Really Cause Cancer
Can Potatoes Really Cause Cancer?

British health authorities recently launched a campaign against extra crispy potatoes. This prompted renewed...

Tiger mauls zoo attendee in China
Tiger Killed To Save Man At Chinese Zoo, Sparks Online Outrage

After scaling two walls at the zoo to avoid paying admission, a man and tiger paid the ultimate price. However, the death of the...

Marijuana has medical benefits
10 Key Findings From The New Report On Marijuana That You Need To Know

The science supporting medical marijuana’s efficacy has always been a little hazy. Promising anecdotal reports for a wide range...

Sharks can reproduce without males
Sharks Now Reproducing Without Males — Are Humans Next?

A female shark from Australia has become the first of her species to switch from sexual to asexual reproduction. Leonie, a zebra...

Humans are eating plastic in seafood
Eat Seafood? You’re Ingesting 11,000 Pieces Of Plastic Every Year

The quality of our seafood has been in the news a lot lately. First, we reported that Washington salmon contained cocaine and 80 other contaminants. Next, we covered the North...

Why the government wants to keep you fat
Special Report: This Is Why The Government Wants To Keep You Fat

Americans have a growing problem — namely, their expanding waistlines. The government, Big Pharma and industrialized...

70000 birds killed for airplanes
70,000 Birds Slaughtered To Clear Skies For Our Airplanes

Tens of thousands of birds are being killed in an attempt to clean up New York airways, according to new findings...

Mbah Gotho turns 146
Oldest Man In The World: Is He Really 146?

Imagine living to see the birth of motion pictures, the invention of the...

Dog abused on movie set
Dog Almost Drowns On Movie Set After Being Forced To Perform

Animal movies, while often heartwarming, can sometimes mask the darker side in the entertainment industry. Recently, TMZ published a minute-long (edited) video showing a German...

McDonalds giving cheeseburgers to homeless people
McDonald’s Is Handing Out Burgers To The Homeless — But Is It Helping?

Following criticism, McDonald's announced last week that members of the NGO Medicina Sociale would distribute its burgers for free to homeless people in and around the Vatican....

Social isolation can make you sick and depressed
How Being Alone Makes You Fat, Stressed And Sick

Belonging, connectedness and reciprocity are at the heart of the human condition. We are social creatures and...

Parents give cannabis cookies to child with autism
Cannabis Cookies For Kids With Autism?

Autism is one of the most mysterious neurodevelopmental disorders. The condition is characterized by deficits in social skills, a...

Arizona says THC in system does not constitute a DUI
Arizona Says THC In Blood Not Basis For DUI

Public support for marijuana legalization has accelerated tremendously in...

Ringling Bros. circus closing down for good
Ringling Bros. Circus Taking Their Final Bow

After 146 years in business, the “greatest show on earth” is bringing down...

Huge Alligator Spotted In Wildlife Preserve
Watch: Giant Alligator In Florida Stuns Social Media

Users on social media are so surprised by this video of a giant alligator, many believe it must be a hoax. But the woman who...

Are zoo dissections cruel or educational
Live Dissections At The Zoo: Educational Or Just Cruel?

Ideally, zoos are places that provide a sanctuary for endangered species and an environment where people can...

A pink salt lamp is said to have numerous health benefits
Are Pink Himalayan Salt Lamps A Hoax?

Michael’s was recently forced to recall 80,000 pink Himalayan salt lamps for fire risk, illustrating the sheer popularity of the trend. There’s little doubt that pink salt...

Japanese salmon found to have a tapeworm
First Cocaine, Now Tapeworms Found In North American Salmon

Beware salmon lovers. You may want to avoid eating sushi after reading this....

Cancer rates are down because people are quitting smoking
Cancer Rates Are Plummeting (The Reason Is Actually Super Simple)

Good news on the national health front — cancer rates are down! According to...

Activists to hand out joints at Trump ceremony
Weed Activists To Hand Out 4,200 Free Joints At Trump Protest

Marijuana activists say they hope to spice up Donald Trump’s upcoming inauguration ceremony with a few joints...

US and Britian Are Opposed When It Comes To CBD Oil
Britain Reclassifies CBD As Medicine While U.S. Still Calls It A Dangerous Drug

Imagine you are the parent of a child with a life-threatening form of epilepsy. Your young one experiences hundreds of...