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World War II Stories: Soham Rail Disaster

The Soham Rail Disaster On June 2, 1944, just before D-Day, driver Benjamin Gimbert and his fireman, James Nightall, were in charge of a freight train delivering bombs to the USAF in White Colne, Essex, UK. As they approached the village of Soham…

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Telepathic Dogmen (Werewolves) Stalk Man In Pennsylvania

Telepathic dogmen (werewolves) stalk man in Pennsylvania. For sure, Pennsylvania is known for the weird and strange, but this latest eye-witness report serves up a tale with a different flavor. This time one of our favorite werewolves, the dogman, has learned a…

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Researchers Claim They’ve Found The Secret Tomb Of St. Nicholas

The Secret Tomb Of St. Nicholas Researchers believe they may have found the final resting place of St. Nick. A recent scan of the ground beneath St. Nicholas Church in the Turkish province of Antalya has revealed what local officials say…

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Earliest Humans More Advanced Than Originally Thought

Earliest Humans More Advanced Than Originally Thought. On a grassy African landscape, some of the earliest members of our species, Homo Sapiens, engaged in surprisingly sophisticated behaviors including using color pigments, creating advanced tools and trading for resources with other…

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WOW classic Neutral, Class, and Lootable Mounts

On top of the standard Racial Mounts that are available to players of each Class, there are also several other Mounts available in the game. You will rarely see them as they usually have a very low drop chance or…

Armageddon-Proof Survival Pod
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Armageddon-Proof Survival Pod Proves a Big Hit

The Armageddon-Proof Survival Pod You may be all happy and carefree today celebrating public holidays, but don’t forget about the end of days. Luckily, there’s a way around it – a survival pod built by a Chinese inventor who claims…

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Single Guy Recreates His Twin Sister’s Baby Photos Using A Cat

Single guy recreates his twin sister’s baby photos using a cat. Gordy Yates never got anything for his twin sister for their birthday, but on their 28th, he decided to do something special – he recreated some of his sister’s…

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Eight Myths about Bullies: Why Bullies Love to Bully

Bullies. Research reveals some of the myths about bullying as summarized below: Myth 1 – Bullying is an isolated, individual aggressive action. The fact is that bullying and victimization problems are influenced by peers, families, schools and communities, and thus…

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How Freshwater Cultured Pearls Began

Freshwater cultured pearls. Pearls are produced by mollusks, mussels or oysters belonging to the Unionidae family. Saltwater pearls are produced by oysters in the ocean, while freshwater pearls come from mussels growing in lakes, rivers or ponds other than the…

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Vampires In History

Vampires in history. While there are many strange and mysterious creatures in the darkest corners of the world, there are also humans with a whole range of psychological problems and some of these can manifest to appear like creatures such…

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RS3: Postie Pete Returns With Parcels from the Hedge

Halloween is approaching. RS3 prepared lots of events and many amazing treats for all players. Are you curious about these Halloween events? RS3gold will reveal the full contents for you. Besides, we offer you cheap rs3 gold for power enhancement…

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Contact From the Other Side: The Ouija Board

The Ouija Board also known as ‘spirit boards’ or ‘talking boards’ are a flat panel of glossed wood, cardboard, or other smooth surface adorned with the letters of the alphabet, numbers ranging from zero to nine, the words ‘Yes’ and…

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How To Remember Your Dreams

Remember dreams. Many people think they don’t dream because they don’t remember their dreams. Sometimes when asked they would reply with something like, ‘Oh no, I don’t want to. They’re too crazy and scary when I do remember them.’ Actually, our  dreams…

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Wait For It – About The Virtue Of Patience

The virtue of patience. Building confidence takes patience – it can sometimes take years. Some people attract confidence naturally. But, unfairly as the world works, not everyone does. If life’s truly got you down, turning it around is one of the bigger…

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World War II Stories: Bombers Of The Second World War – Capt. Donald Macintosh

Second World War Two bombers. The Lancaster is probably the most famous of all the bombers of the Second World War. According to Capt. Donald Macintosh (ex-Second-World-War bomber pilot and author) it was a lot smoother to fly than the…

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Venus May Once Have Been Habitable

Planet Venus. In his 1954 novel Lucky Starr and the Oceans of Venus, science fiction writer Isaac Asimov imagined seas filled with life and underwater cities on our neighboring planet. It wasn’t long, however, before we discovered what really lurks…

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The Deadly Alaskan Bermuda Triangle

You’ve probably heard legends about planes and ships mysteriously disappearing in the Bermuda Triangle. But those legends don’t come close to the serious disappearances that have plagued Alaska for decades. There’s a region of wilderness known by names like ‘Alaska’s…

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A long distance relationship is difficult but not undoable

A long distance relationship is difficult but not undoable, and here are some tips as to how to make it work: Have a common goal You and your lover are not going to be in a long distance relationship forever….

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The Untold Truths About Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein is undoubtedly not just one of the most well-known scientists ever but one of the most well-known figures in history, period. But while his contributions to modern society are famous, was he really such a great guy? The…

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Hand-Cut Paper To Create Sculptures Of Birds, Bees And Other Creatures

Sculptures by Lisa Lloyd. I’ve had quite an exciting career over the last 18 years.  I’ve worked as an animator, directed music videos and I’ve also owned and was the creative director of an animation company in London. All these…

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Botticelli’s Masterpiece Of ‘The Birth of Venus’

Sandro Botticelli, an early master of the Italian Renaissance, is celebrated for his contributions to the major art motion. He is well known for his larger-than-life mythological scene of  The Birth of Venus, even though his work features secular portraits…

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2019 Hallowe’en event OSRS Guide

The 2019 Hallowe’en event is the Halloween holiday event taking place from 24 October until 7 November. Are you looking forward to the exciting Halloween this year? OSRS Halloween event 2019 has come in-game with rs gold new rewards and…

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How Pandas Got Their Patches – Science And Mythology

Panda patches. Giant pandas’ patches are among the most striking of any mammal: black ears and eye spots set against a white face, with dark limbs and shoulders abutting a white neck and torso. Science Scientists have proposed dozens of…

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The Newspapers Loved To Tease Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison. On 25 March 1878, in an unsigned editorial, The New York Times dragged a public figure through the mud  They wrote about this person ‘Something ought to be done about this person’ and ‘there is a growing conviction…

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Coffee How Do You Like Yours

Making coffee is one of the easiest things in the world, and yet people are forever finding more and more complicated ways to do it. We live in an advanced coffee culture, where coffee is the most popular drink on…

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Sci-Fi Short Film “Seam” presented by DUST

Seam. In the not-too-distant future, a tenuous peace between humans and remarkably humanlike “machines”—some don’t even know they’re not real—is tested when synthetics begin spontaneously exploding. A military-led search for these unwitting suicide bombers begins, sending a terrified machine woman

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Ghostly Floating City Over China Sparks Fears Of Inter-Dimensional Portal

A ghostly floating city sparks fear of an inter-dimensional portal to a parallel universe. New footage showing yet another ghostly floating city over China has gone viral online. The latest sighting occurred on Friday, 18 March 2016, in the major…

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Why Pluto Is Much Colder Than We Thought

It was a lazy, hazy, crazy day on Pluto when a spacecraft from Earth flew by at a blistering speed of 31,000 miles per hour two years ago. New Horizons took a bunch of snapshots, made some quick measurements of…

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Man In Colorful Parrot Costume Helps To Sell Houses Online

Colorful parrot. If you’re looking for a way to to make your property stand out on a real-estate website, dressing up as a colorful parrot and posing for photos seems to work wonders. At least it worked for the owner…

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Pieces That Are All the Same Solid Color By Pure Hell Puzzles

Looking for a real challenge in your life? Try Pure Hell, a maddening puzzle made up of extra tiny pieces that are all the same solid color, created by the sadistic minds at Beverly Japan. Pure Hell puzzles come in 1,000…