flat earth
Posted in Cool Reads Oddities

What Would’ve Happen If We Had A Flat Earth?

Flat earth. One of the great lies told to schoolchildren is that the whole round-earth thing was first proposed by Christopher Columbus, sailing toward the edge of the Earth in hopes of encountering India. The truth is Columbus knew exactly…

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dangerous railways
Posted in Cool Reads Oddities

These Are The Most Dangerous Railways In The World

Dangerous railways. Nobody is actually really scared of trains, are they? Air travel, sure, and you wouldn’t be too surprised to meet someone who gets a bit nervous crossing oceans or driving on tight roads or even getting on a…

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fairy tale world featured
Posted in Cute Oddities

Yes, You Can Actually Visit A Fairy Tale World!

Have you ever wished for a fairy tale world to escape to? Well, if you’re furiously nodding at your screen right now then you’ll be glad to hear that it is in fact entirely possible to do so. We have just…

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appleseed 2004
Posted in Animation YouTube

Animation: Appleseed 2004 by Masamune Shirow – Full Movie

  Appleseed 2004: 1.45 hours     channel Appleseed 2004. Deunan Knute, a young soldier and one of the Global War’s last survivors, is rescued by Hitomi, a Second Generation Bioroid. Knute’s escape attempt is stopped by her former lover…

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Posted in Future Unfamiliar

Will Future Technology Be Able To Bring The Dead Back To Life?

Future technology. Resuscitation is one of those topics that is regularly discussed in the world of science. Resuscitation is highly unlikely at present due to the lack of the needed technology for success. However, it might be possible in the…

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artificial intelligence
Posted in Future Oddities

A Vision of the Future Of Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence, defined as intelligence exhibited by machines, is on everybody’s lips nowadays. Artificial Intelligence (AI) has made many changes in our day to day life and has touched every industry, business, consumer and household in a meaningful way. Let’s…

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black death
Posted in History

The Black Death Was The Most Devastating Pandemic In History

(recommend audio) The Black Death, also known as the Pestilence (Pest for short), the Great Plague or the Plague, or less commonly the Black Plague, was one of the most devastating pandemics in human history, resulting in the deaths of…

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Peasants' Revolt
Posted in History Revolutions

History Of Revolutions: British Peasant’s Revolt (1381)

The Peasants’ Revolt, also named Wat Tyler’s Rebellion or the Great Rising, was a major uprising across large parts of England in 1381. The revolt had various causes, including the socio-economic and political tensions generated by the Black Death in the 1340s, the high taxes resulting…

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kashmir
Posted in Abnormal Unfamiliar

Ghost Stories From Kashmir – Not For The Faint-Hearted

There are thousands of articles describing natural splendour of Kashmir and how it is the true symbol of ‘heaven on earth’. But how many of us are aware of the stories that haunt people who live there, of the haunted…

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freedom through thoughts
Posted in Guidance Personal

You Asked For Freedom And You Got Feeling Imprisoned And Bad

In life we get what we ask for. Now you surely say that it isn’t true. You say you ask for freedom and happiness and all you got was feeling imprisoned and bad. Let’s have a closer look to how…

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smile
Posted in Guidance Personal

Here Are 20 Ways To Make Someone Smile

Do you want to put a smile on someone’s face today? Maybe make their day a little better. It won’t cost you a single penny or much time to do just that. And because smiling is contagious, it probably won’t…

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meditation
Posted in Guidance Personal

Use Meditation To Heal The Hidden Self By Examining The Mind

Deep in the cavities of the mind is your subliminal channel that circles the subconscious, conscious and unconscious mind. In this region of the brain is the area where the psyche resides and holds hidden messages that, when explored, one…

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Dark Ages
Posted in History

However, The Dark Ages Weren’t So Dark After All

We can safely say that the period of man’s history from 476 AD to 1000 AD was the most maligned of all. This period, known to historians as the Early Middle Ages, is still referred to by most laymen as…

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selfies 1
Posted in Cool Reads Oddities

The Truth About The Dark Side Of Selfies

The dark side of selfies. Our social media feeds are full of self-shot photos of our friends and family looking better than we do, doing things that are more exciting than the things we do, and just generally proving to…

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Area 51 Outside Of The Little A'le'inn In Rachel, Nevada
Posted in Art Oddities

The Strange Folklore And Atmosphere In Nevada’s Desert Around Area 51

Ryan Koopmans tells the story:   GQ Magazine assigned us to photograph the atmosphere and culture around Area 51, a highly secretive and much talked-about US airforce institution located in the desert of Nevada. We met with local business owners and…

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planet uranus
Posted in Space Unfamiliar

Astronomers May Have Discovered Why Planet Uranus Is Tipped Over

Astronomers have a theory on how the planet Uranus got flipped onto its side. They used detailed computer simulations showing a body about twice the size of Earth must have slammed into Uranus between 3 to 4 billion years ago….

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Posted in Full Movies YouTube

Movie: Dominion: The Last Star Warrior | Sci-Fi Thriller | Travis Hammer

  Dominion: 1.23 hours     channel Dominion: The Last Star Warrior – In just FIVE days the world we know will change forever with devastating results. Jaelen an observer from another planet searches to find and rescue the human…

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big bang 1
Posted in Space Unfamiliar

Was There Anything Before The Big Bang?

Big Bang. Dinosaurs walked the earth before humans did. A big cloud of gas and dust floated out in the universe before earth. Before the universe … well, before that is a point that physicists spill a lot of ink…

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Culture Characters
Posted in Art Oddities

This Guy Inserts Pop Culture Characters Into Old Thrift Store Paintings

Dave Pollot is a painter in the US who brings new life to old and forgotten thrift store paintings by adding pop culture characters. He uses these old paintings to combine his interest in painting with his love for popular…

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very hottest place
Posted in Cool Reads Oddities

Hell Will Freeze Over Before An Agreement On The World’s Hottest Place

The specific point on Earth that reigns as the planet’s hottest place turns out to be a very complex, loaded question. What defines ‘hottest’ exactly? Do we mean the place that reaches the highest temperature? The place with the highest…

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snow-dragon-FEATURED
Posted in Art Oddities

Snow Artist Walks All Day In Siberia To Create Giant Snow Dragon Mural

Simon Beck, who bills himself as “the world’s first and most famous ‘Snow Artist,’” is back with a new work of unique art – a massive snow dragon that he drew by walking in the heavy snowfall near Yakutsk, Siberia….

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Posted in Guestly

Set Up Your Own Online Games Home Business

One of the best bets for starting an online home business is an on line gaming site. These sites are typically very easy to set up and ensure almost immediate success, thanks to the popularity of online gaming. Here’s a…

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motivate yourself featured
Posted in Guidance Personal

Do You Need Motivation? Here’s 5 Ways To Motivate Yourself

How to motivate yourself. It will be so hard for you to do anything beneficial in your life if you lack intrinsic motivation. For one move from a single step to another, changing your way of life, pursuing a career,…

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changed history
Posted in History

The People That Changed History With Their Disastrous Mistakes

Idiots that changed history. Yes, it happened to us all at one point or another. We’ve all felt the slow burn that comes with the realization that we’ve done something horribly wrong. Whatever you did, chances are good that you…

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Athenian Revolution
Posted in History Revolutions

History Of Revolutions : Athenian Revolution (508–507 BCE)

(recommend audio) The Athenian Revolution (508–507 BCE) was a revolt by the people of Athens that overthrew the ruling aristocratic oligarchy,  establishing the almost century-long self-governance of Athens in the form of a participatory democracy – open to all free…

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paradox
Posted in Full Movies YouTube

Movie: PARADOX – A Sci-Fi Parallel Universe Film

  Paradox: 1.22 hours     channel Creating a paradox. After his wife is killed in a hit-and-run accident by a mysterious Hooded Man, DYLAN BRANDT, a Theoretical Physicist, builds a Quantum Suicide Machine to jump through parallel universes to…

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serbian vampires
Posted in Abnormal Unfamiliar

Kisiljevo, The Resting Place Of The First Vampires That Walked The Earth

The first vampires. Many people wrongly believe that vampires were first discovered in Romania when in fact, vampires records date back as far as well over a thousands years. This wrong perception is understandable given the popularity of Bram Stoker’s…

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afrika korps last soldier
Posted in History

World War II Stories: Afrika Korps’ Last Soldier Surrendered In1985 After 40 Years On The Run

The last soldier surrendered. During World War II around 450,000 German soldiers were imprisoned in 700 camps across the United States. After the war ended, these prisoners were repatriated to Germany.  But seven of them escaped and disappeared into the…

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How Fanta Was Created for Nazi Germany
Posted in History

World War II Stories: How Fanta Was Created for Nazi Germany

Fanta for Nazi Germany. It’s February 1944 and Berlin is attempting to recover from American aerial bombing. But life and industry continues on the city’s outskirts. In farmhouses, bottles clang and a mix of ex-convicts, Chinese laborers, and other workers…

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future aliens
Posted in Aliens Unfamiliar

Future Aliens: What If Aliens Are Humans From The Future?

The theory of future aliens. According to ancient astronaut theory our ancestors experiencing these huge leaps forward – advancing their knowledge in all fields – is due to extraterrestrial intervention. And maybe even genetic intervention. This theory is used to…

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