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Baby Farms Once Existed in Sri Lanka

This is not a plotline from The Handmaid's Tale, but the very real story of Sri Lankan babies being farmed for international adoption.

This is not a plotline from The Handmaid's Tale, but the very real story of Sri Lankan babies being farmed for international adoption.

Carrier Pigeons: Mother Nature's Express Delivery Service

If a human could do what a homing pigeon can we'd say they had superpowers. Over time these winged marvels have delivered the goods & saved lives.

If a human could do what a homing pigeon can we'd say they had superpowers. Over time these winged marvels have delivered the goods & saved lives.

Carrier Pigeons: Mother Nature's Express Delivery Service

If a human could do what a homing pigeon can we'd say they had superpowers. Over time these winged marvels have delivered the goods and saved lives.

If a human could do what a homing pigeon can we'd say they had superpowers. Over time these winged marvels have delivered the goods and saved lives.

The Ghost Particle - Explained!

Are you a sucker for particle physics? Do you look at the world and wonder how it came to be? Have you heard rumours of the 'Ghost Particle', but you're not quite sure what all the fuss is about? In this video, we unpick the theories surrounding t...

Are you a sucker for particle physics? Do you look at the world and wonder how it came to be? Have you heard rumours of the 'Ghost Particle', but you're not quite sure what all the fuss is about? In this video, we unpick the theories surrounding t...

What Happens To The Brain During Alzheimer's?

Alzheimer's Disease affects up to 50 million people worldwide. It's one of the most common forms of dementia in the world today. But it's also one of the most misunderstood medical conditions out there. In this video, Unveiled uncovers how Alzheim...

Alzheimer's Disease affects up to 50 million people worldwide. It's one of the most common forms of dementia in the world today. But it's also one of the most misunderstood medical conditions out there. In this video, Unveiled uncovers how Alzheim...

How Long Would It Take To Cruise The Solar System?

It's the ultimate road trip, across all of space, and to the outer edges of our solar system. You'd pass planets, asteroids, and glide through long stretches of apparent nothingness. But how long would it take to reach the edge of our star system?...

It's the ultimate road trip, across all of space, and to the outer edges of our solar system. You'd pass planets, asteroids, and glide through long stretches of apparent nothingness. But how long would it take to reach the edge of our star system?...

How Much Can You Trust Your Own Memory?

Forgetting things is something that we humans are remarkably good at. Generally speaking, our memories work to store often vital information gained at various points in our lives. But, our powers of recollection are by no means foolproof. So, how ...

Forgetting things is something that we humans are remarkably good at. Generally speaking, our memories work to store often vital information gained at various points in our lives. But, our powers of recollection are by no means foolproof. So, how ...

The Catcher Was a Spy

Some former Major League Baseball players choose to retire quietly, become a sports commentator, or go into reality television. Moe Berg became a spy.

Some former Major League Baseball players choose to retire quietly, become a sports commentator, or go into reality television. Moe Berg became a spy.

What's Really At The Center Of The Universe?

For centuries we believed that Earth was at the center of the universe, and that everything revolved around our planet. Our understanding of space and the universe has changed a lot since then, but the idea that we are at the middle of everything ...

For centuries we believed that Earth was at the center of the universe, and that everything revolved around our planet. Our understanding of space and the universe has changed a lot since then, but the idea that we are at the middle of everything ...

What If Humans Used 100% Of Their Brains?

It's often said that we never fulfil our potential. And that our brains are much bigger, better and more capable than it's even possible for us to realise. So, what if our cerebrum was let loose, and every iota of our brain's power became availabl...

It's often said that we never fulfil our potential. And that our brains are much bigger, better and more capable than it's even possible for us to realise. So, what if our cerebrum was let loose, and every iota of our brain's power became availabl...

The Dangerous, High-Flying History of Wingsuits

Looking for a thrill? Try slipping into a garment that will make you look like a neon flying squirrel and then dive off the tallest cliff you can find. The modern wingsuit is an engineering marvel, but many lessons in its development were learned ...

Looking for a thrill? Try slipping into a garment that will make you look like a neon flying squirrel and then dive off the tallest cliff you can find. The modern wingsuit is an engineering marvel, but many lessons in its development were learned ...

This Hero's Blood Donations Saved 2.4 Million Babies

Most people donate blood just a couple times a year, if at all. This man has us all beat.

Most people donate blood just a couple times a year, if at all. This man has us all beat.

How Amazing Uprisings Led by Women Changed the World

They might not always write history, but women have been the driving force behind social movements that have helped make history.

They might not always write history, but women have been the driving force behind social movements that have helped make history.

Would Modern Humans Survive Ancient History?

In the modern world we have the latest technology, advanced knowledge and the internet. But how would today's generation fare if they were suddenly placed at an earlier time in human history? Would we defy the odds and thrive? Or inevitably struggle?

In the modern world we have the latest technology, advanced knowledge and the internet. But how would today's generation fare if they were suddenly placed at an earlier time in human history? Would we defy the odds and thrive? Or inevitably struggle?

Futuristic Funerals You Can Have Today

Death comes to us all, but are standard funerals the only options available to us? Are there other, more unconventional things to do with our bodies after we die? Rather than being buried or cremated, could we be frozen? Shot into space? Or turned...

Death comes to us all, but are standard funerals the only options available to us? Are there other, more unconventional things to do with our bodies after we die? Rather than being buried or cremated, could we be frozen? Shot into space? Or turned...

20 Under-Reported Good News Stories That Deserve Your Attention

Would some good news perk you up right about now? We've got 20 positive stories you may have missed that might be just what you need.

Would some good news perk you up right about now? We've got 20 positive stories you may have missed that might be just what you need.

Daredevil Selfies Are Killing Hundreds of People

Is this the way to get an extra likes?

Is this the way to get an extra likes?

Merv: The Queen of Cities

At one point during the 12th century, Merv was the largest city on the planet, a bustling metropolis that seamlessly blended commerce and art into one prime Central Asia location. But then Genghis Khan crashed the party, and the rest, as they some...

At one point during the 12th century, Merv was the largest city on the planet, a bustling metropolis that seamlessly blended commerce and art into one prime Central Asia location. But then Genghis Khan crashed the party, and the rest, as they some...

How Spicy is Too Spicy?

For some of us, the spicier the food the better. But is there an upper limit to what the human body can withstand in terms of spiciness? From the hottest of hot chilis to the spiciest of spicy curries, our menus are full of rich flavours. But are ...

For some of us, the spicier the food the better. But is there an upper limit to what the human body can withstand in terms of spiciness? From the hottest of hot chilis to the spiciest of spicy curries, our menus are full of rich flavours. But are ...

Edison vs. Tesla: Battle of Brilliance

A tale of two inventors. One died rich and famous, the other broke and forgotten. Did the better inventor win?

A tale of two inventors. One died rich and famous, the other broke and forgotten. Did the better inventor win?

This Pilot's Passion to Save Birds Will Give You Goosebumps

One man and his ultralight plane are teaching orphaned birds how to migrate while giving people a front row seat of nature in action.

One man and his ultralight plane are teaching orphaned birds how to migrate while giving people a front row seat of nature in action.

Africa is Slowly Creating a New Ocean

Volcanic eruptions spewing red-hot magma & shifting tectonic plates mean our future maps of Africa will have a lot more blue on them.

Volcanic eruptions spewing red-hot magma & shifting tectonic plates mean our future maps of Africa will have a lot more blue on them.

Why China Has Over 50 Ghost Cities

Are they really as empty as they seem?

Are they really as empty as they seem?

This Floating Pipe Is Trying to Clean Up 90% of Ocean Debris by 2040

Which Species Will Survive the Longest?

Life is survival of the fittest - right? But, which species, creatures, or animals will live longest into the future? Some lifeforms are hardwired to survive, so what makes them so indestructible? Where do they live? What do they do? And how long ...

Life is survival of the fittest - right? But, which species, creatures, or animals will live longest into the future? Some lifeforms are hardwired to survive, so what makes them so indestructible? Where do they live? What do they do? And how long ...

The Christmas Island Miracle: The Migration of the Bright Red Crab

Like spectacle? Witness 45 million crabs scurry to love nests as billions of ants with 'crazy' in their name try their best to stop them.

Like spectacle? Witness 45 million crabs scurry to love nests as billions of ants with 'crazy' in their name try their best to stop them.

How To Hide Gold From The Nazis In Plain Sight

A Nobel Prize winning scientist outsmarts all of the Nazis.

A Nobel Prize winning scientist outsmarts all of the Nazis.

What Really Happens on the International Space Station?

The ISS is often cited as one of the most impressive feats of modern science and technology. Circling the Earth all day, everyday, it has become a symbol for human endeavour and international co-operation. But only a select few astronauts have eve...

The ISS is often cited as one of the most impressive feats of modern science and technology. Circling the Earth all day, everyday, it has become a symbol for human endeavour and international co-operation. But only a select few astronauts have eve...

This Light Bulb Has Stayed Lit for the Past 116 Years

The Centennial Lightbulb has been shining bright for over 100 years now. How come it seems like bulbs today burn out in only a few months?

The Centennial Lightbulb has been shining bright for over 100 years now. How come it seems like bulbs today burn out in only a few months?

Why More Women Are Shaving Their Faces

Facial shaving is one of many Hollywood secrets.

Facial shaving is one of many Hollywood secrets.

The Vegetative Human Brain

Researchers can now communicate with vegetative patients once thought lost causes. What those patients are telling us is startling.

Researchers can now communicate with vegetative patients once thought lost causes. What those patients are telling us is startling.

What If the O-Zone Layer Disappeared?

We can't see it. We don't really feel it. But we'd definitely know about it if the O-Zone layer was gone. But, why? How? And exactly how much trouble would we be in? In this video, we imagine planet Earth without its protective, atmospheric layer ...

We can't see it. We don't really feel it. But we'd definitely know about it if the O-Zone layer was gone. But, why? How? And exactly how much trouble would we be in? In this video, we imagine planet Earth without its protective, atmospheric layer ...

What If Gravity Suddenly Went Away

If gravity were suddenly gone forever we'd all realize pretty quickly how much we're taking this universal force for granted.

If gravity were suddenly gone forever we'd all realize pretty quickly how much we're taking this universal force for granted.

What happens to the body during a "fight or flight" response?

What happens to the body during a "fight or flight" response?

What happens to the body during a "fight or flight" response?

10 Stubborn People Who Refused to Move Out

Home is where the heart is, and for these residents that meant the heart was surrounded by construction, roads, malls and skyscrapers.

Home is where the heart is, and for these residents that meant the heart was surrounded by construction, roads, malls and skyscrapers.

How This Sleepy Fishing Town Became a Surfer's Paradise

The residents of Nazare, Portugal lived comfortably in their sleepy villages, but they all had one common fear: The sea's gigantic waves.

The residents of Nazare, Portugal lived comfortably in their sleepy villages, but they all had one common fear: The sea's gigantic waves.

Las Vegas Keeps the Neon Light On and the Homeless Underground

Fun Vegas is all blackjack & booze. Not-so-fun Vegas is what happens after the money dries up and you have to move into the storm tunnels.

Fun Vegas is all blackjack & booze. Not-so-fun Vegas is what happens after the money dries up and you have to move into the storm tunnels.

The Mystery and Heartache Residing in the Plain of Jars

It's potentially a historic ancient burial ground shrouded in mystery but surrounded by millions of unexploded cluster bombs. Try and study the region-if you dare.

It's potentially a historic ancient burial ground shrouded in mystery but surrounded by millions of unexploded cluster bombs. Try and study the region-if you dare.

What Are Black Holes Made Of? | Unveiled

Black Holes are some of the most fascinating and mysterious objects in the universe. But what creates these incredible, destructive and iconic forces of nature? In this video, Unveiled explores the mind-bending physics behind black holes to determ...

Black Holes are some of the most fascinating and mysterious objects in the universe. But what creates these incredible, destructive and iconic forces of nature? In this video, Unveiled explores the mind-bending physics behind black holes to determ...

What If Every Solar System Planet Was Habitable? | Unveiled

Humanity has hopes to one day visit Mars, but what if every single solar system planet was safe for us to live on? In this video, Unveiled imagines a far-future reality when all the planets are habitable - from the searing plains of Mercury to the...

Humanity has hopes to one day visit Mars, but what if every single solar system planet was safe for us to live on? In this video, Unveiled imagines a far-future reality when all the planets are habitable - from the searing plains of Mercury to the...

10 of History's Fashion Trends People Were Dying to Follow

If looks could kill is one thing, but what if style itself could be the killer? A look back at history shows how people were dying to be trendy.

If looks could kill is one thing, but what if style itself could be the killer? A look back at history shows how people were dying to be trendy.

Top 10 Worst App Ideas That Actually Got Made

They really will make an app for anything, won’t they? For this list, we’ll be looking at the most outrageous apps that have ever been released and ranking them based on their level of ridiculousness and/or impracticality. We’ll be discussin...

They really will make an app for anything, won’t they? For this list, we’ll be looking at the most outrageous apps that have ever been released and ranking them based on their level of ridiculousness and/or impracticality. We’ll be discussin...

Top 10 Most Incredible Swimming Pools

Swimimming, swimming, in the world's biggest swimming pools.

Swimimming, swimming, in the world's biggest swimming pools.

What Will Cities Look Like In 100 Years?

Life in the future can be hard to predict, but we're already seeing some cutting edge technology emerge today that will one day shape our lives. The cities in 100 years, in the 22nd century, are sure to look, sound and feel very different from the...

Life in the future can be hard to predict, but we're already seeing some cutting edge technology emerge today that will one day shape our lives. The cities in 100 years, in the 22nd century, are sure to look, sound and feel very different from the...

How Drones Could Save Millions of Lives

Drone technology is increasingly being used to provide remote care, supplement emergency responses, and generally decrease the time it takes for people to get the medical attention that they need. Cheddar explores the technology and some of the pl...

Drone technology is increasingly being used to provide remote care, supplement emergency responses, and generally decrease the time it takes for people to get the medical attention that they need. Cheddar explores the technology and some of the pl...

The U.S. May Have Used Ticks as Bioweapons - Against You!

Did you know this?

Did you know this?

Ten Future Brain Technologies That Will Blow Your Mind

Would you upgrade your brain?

Would you upgrade your brain?

How Fake News Started Over 100 Years Ago As "Yellow Journalism"

Fake news didn't start with the current American political administration.

Fake news didn't start with the current American political administration.

Here's What the First Space Hotel Will Look Like?

Do you want to book your stay at this hotel in the stars? How much would you pay for your experience?

Do you want to book your stay at this hotel in the stars? How much would you pay for your experience?

Top 10 Most Dangerous Volcanic Eruptions Caught on Camera

These volcanic eruptions had a huge impact on human life.

These volcanic eruptions had a huge impact on human life.

This Electric Spider Car Can Drive Over Any Terrain

Discover a new way of driving.

Discover a new way of driving.

Tree-Killing Insects Linked To Climate Change

Insects will eventually kill or weaken about 41% of the trees in 48 states each year.

Insects will eventually kill or weaken about 41% of the trees in 48 states each year.

Botoxed Camels Banned From Saudi Beauty Contest

Yes, there are beauty pageants for camels. And yes, some animals are being surgically enhanced to give them a leg up on their competitors.

Yes, there are beauty pageants for camels. And yes, some animals are being surgically enhanced to give them a leg up on their competitors.

Why America's Black Friday is a Big Deal With a Dark History

How did Black Friday become America's shop-til-you-drop day? It involves a crisis that has nothing to do with not being the first in line.

How did Black Friday become America's shop-til-you-drop day? It involves a crisis that has nothing to do with not being the first in line.

What If The Moon Landing Was Faked?

Let's play devil's advocate for and say that the moon landing was faked. What would it take in order to pull off the world's most epic hoax?

Let's play devil's advocate for and say that the moon landing was faked. What would it take in order to pull off the world's most epic hoax?

You'd Never Expect These Things to Be Made in China

In the '90s China wanted to bring the Western world to its home shores, beginning a building spree that mimicked entire European cities.

In the '90s China wanted to bring the Western world to its home shores, beginning a building spree that mimicked entire European cities.

Fact: Showering Daily is Actually Bad for You

Everyone loves a hot shower, but research suggests our daily scrubbing regiments might be doing our bodies more harm than good. That stinks.

Everyone loves a hot shower, but research suggests our daily scrubbing regiments might be doing our bodies more harm than good. That stinks.

What If We Proved The Illuminati? | Unveiled

Wild theories on the Illuminati have taken over the world in recent years... so what would happen if any of them ever proved even a little bit true? In this video, Unveiled imagines what life would be like if one of our most prevalent conspiracy t...

Wild theories on the Illuminati have taken over the world in recent years... so what would happen if any of them ever proved even a little bit true? In this video, Unveiled imagines what life would be like if one of our most prevalent conspiracy t...

Ten Little Known Facts About Area 51

Did you know these facts about Area 51?

Did you know these facts about Area 51?

The High-Diving Horses That Risked Death Every Day to Entertain People

Making a horse jump 60 feet into a pool of water used to be considered fun. For the people watching, not necessarily the horse.

Making a horse jump 60 feet into a pool of water used to be considered fun. For the people watching, not necessarily the horse.

The Top 10 Strongest Storms Caught on Video

What was the most powerful storm on Earth?

What was the most powerful storm on Earth?

The Top 10 Most Evil Leaders Throughout History

Nero was Rome's most infamous emperor. He killed every member of his family, and *burned down Rome.*

Nero was Rome's most infamous emperor. He killed every member of his family, and *burned down Rome.*

Top 10 Animals Brought Back From the Brink of Extinction

Thanks to some scraps of DNA and a lot of scientific ingenuity there's hope that some long-extinct creatures may walk the Earth again.

Thanks to some scraps of DNA and a lot of scientific ingenuity there's hope that some long-extinct creatures may walk the Earth again.

What happens underwater during a tsunami?

Tsunamis are often huge natural disasters, causing widespread damage and destruction. When these disasters strike they're headline news all over the world, as tragic stories unfold. But, we only see what happens on land.

Tsunamis are often huge natural disasters, causing widespread damage and destruction. When these disasters strike they're headline news all over the world, as tragic stories unfold. But, we only see what happens on land.

10 Stories That Make You Feel Better Now

Wrapped up in all the negativity that's on the news right now? Here's a friendly reminder of the awesome stuff that's also going on.

Wrapped up in all the negativity that's on the news right now? Here's a friendly reminder of the awesome stuff that's also going on.

To Fake a Moon Landing, You'd Need 400,000 People to Keep Quiet

Did they or didn't they? A physicist has devised a formula that puts math to work in testing the validity of a conspiracy theory.

Did they or didn't they? A physicist has devised a formula that puts math to work in testing the validity of a conspiracy theory.

10 Crazy Inventions That Never Caught On

These ...interesting inventions failed to catch the public's eye, but they are certainly creative!

These ...interesting inventions failed to catch the public's eye, but they are certainly creative!

10 Hero Animals From History

A hero can come in many shapes and sizes, and as we like to point out sometimes they can also be covered in fur or feathers. #awesome

A hero can come in many shapes and sizes, and as we like to point out sometimes they can also be covered in fur or feathers. #awesome

Mustard Gas' Unbelievable Role in the War on Cancer

Through all the pain & suffering it inflicted during WWI, mustard gas still managed to lead doctors to a live-saving treatment for cancer.

Through all the pain & suffering it inflicted during WWI, mustard gas still managed to lead doctors to a live-saving treatment for cancer.

Why The Pacific Ocean Might Be Radioactive | Unveiled

The Pacific Ocean is the largest ocean on planet Earth. Stretching from East Asia all the way to West Coast USA. And yet, it could also be one of the most dangerous seas in the world! In this video, Unveiled uncovers why the Pacific Ocean might be...

The Pacific Ocean is the largest ocean on planet Earth. Stretching from East Asia all the way to West Coast USA. And yet, it could also be one of the most dangerous seas in the world! In this video, Unveiled uncovers why the Pacific Ocean might be...

This is the Kind of Wall We Should be Building!

African nations are planting a continent-crossing Great Green Wall made entirely of vegetation and providing food security for millions.

African nations are planting a continent-crossing Great Green Wall made entirely of vegetation and providing food security for millions.

What If The Sun Switched Off For 24 Hours?

Where would we, the Earth or the Solar System be without the sun?? The great star powers life on our planet, ensures our gravity stays just right, and helps keep the ocean tides in check. But what if it disappeared for 24 hours? Doomsday? The Apoc...

Where would we, the Earth or the Solar System be without the sun?? The great star powers life on our planet, ensures our gravity stays just right, and helps keep the ocean tides in check. But what if it disappeared for 24 hours? Doomsday? The Apoc...

10 Animals You Can't Keep as Pets in Some U.S. States

Not all pets are created equal. Some animals are just plain illegal to keep in your home in the U.S., no matter how cool they may look.

Not all pets are created equal. Some animals are just plain illegal to keep in your home in the U.S., no matter how cool they may look.

The Little Wax Worm Might Solve Our Great Big Plastic Problem

It's not be much to look at, but the wax worm's unusual appetite for polythyrene might help scientists find solutions to biodegrading plastic safer & quicker than current methods.

It's not be much to look at, but the wax worm's unusual appetite for polythyrene might help scientists find solutions to biodegrading plastic safer & quicker than current methods.

What If Humanity Was A Type III Civilization? | Unveiled

According to the Kardashev Scale, a Type III Civilization should be able to harness the power of an entire galaxy... Humanity isn't quite there yet, but what will our lives be like if we ever do become an advanced, Type III, intergalactic species?...

According to the Kardashev Scale, a Type III Civilization should be able to harness the power of an entire galaxy... Humanity isn't quite there yet, but what will our lives be like if we ever do become an advanced, Type III, intergalactic species?...

The cost of not sleeping

Sleep is a vital part of everyone's life. Some of us spend long hours taking a nap, catching some Zs and generally resting up. Others sleep for shorter times, unable to slumber for more than six hours at once. But what happens to the human body if...

Sleep is a vital part of everyone's life. Some of us spend long hours taking a nap, catching some Zs and generally resting up. Others sleep for shorter times, unable to slumber for more than six hours at once. But what happens to the human body if...

These Insane Stunts Prove That Life Is More Than a Balancing Act

Stuntmen of the early 20th century lived hard and played hard. They may have been slightly crazy, but they helped prove anything is possible.

Stuntmen of the early 20th century lived hard and played hard. They may have been slightly crazy, but they helped prove anything is possible.

Dinosaur Tail Discovery

A 99-million year old dinosaur tail found in amber... and guess what? It's covered in feathers, a first for science.

A 99-million year old dinosaur tail found in amber... and guess what? It's covered in feathers, a first for science.

What If It Never Rained Again?

A rainy day isn't always a good thing. But, rain and the water cycle are vital for life on Earth. Given all the contemporary concerns over global warming, climate change and the environment - what's the worst that can happen? What if it never rain...

A rainy day isn't always a good thing. But, rain and the water cycle are vital for life on Earth. Given all the contemporary concerns over global warming, climate change and the environment - what's the worst that can happen? What if it never rain...

This Beautiful, Old-School Theater Has Been Abandoned for 40 Years

Loew's Poli Theatre has been diligently waiting for its classic splendor to be on public display again. For now, we offer a dusty look at its past.

Loew's Poli Theatre has been diligently waiting for its classic splendor to be on public display again. For now, we offer a dusty look at its past.

Top 10 Most Dangerous Airport Runways

These airport runways are more dangerous than most.

These airport runways are more dangerous than most.

This "Bone Church" Decorates Itself With 40,000 Skeletons

This church was one of the most popular places to get buried in Bohemia (modern-day Czechia).

This church was one of the most popular places to get buried in Bohemia (modern-day Czechia).

Where Did Hangover Cures Come From?

Hair of the dog? Chugging raw eggs? Here's where cures for the dreaded hangover originated.

Hair of the dog? Chugging raw eggs? Here's where cures for the dreaded hangover originated.

First Native Person to Meet British Who Came Ashore on the Mayflower Spoke English and Asked for a B

The pioneers that we now know as the Pilgrims were anxious, given many tales of vicious tribes, about how they might be welcomed on the shore of the Americas. And yet the first words they heard from a Native's mouth were: 'May I have a beer, pleas...

The pioneers that we now know as the Pilgrims were anxious, given many tales of vicious tribes, about how they might be welcomed on the shore of the Americas. And yet the first words they heard from a Native's mouth were: 'May I have a beer, pleas...

Elon Musk Wants to Turn You Into a Cyborg

If we don't become cyborgs, will artificial intelligence render us completely useless?

If we don't become cyborgs, will artificial intelligence render us completely useless?

90% of Our Food Varieties Have Disappeared

Do you have trouble buying groceries? You could have had even more difficulty.

Do you have trouble buying groceries? You could have had even more difficulty.

What If Everyone Had Superpowers?

Invisibility. Telepathy. Telekinesis. We've all seen the movies, read the comics, and watched the TV shows. But what if superpowers were a real world thing? What if everyone was allowed just one ability? Would planet Earth be a better place if it ...

Invisibility. Telepathy. Telekinesis. We've all seen the movies, read the comics, and watched the TV shows. But what if superpowers were a real world thing? What if everyone was allowed just one ability? Would planet Earth be a better place if it ...

A Secret Mayan Megacity Has Been Discovered

Archaeologists have uncovered some massive ancient urban sprawl in the depths of Guatemala's rainforests.

Archaeologists have uncovered some massive ancient urban sprawl in the depths of Guatemala's rainforests.

Top 10 Crazy Sleep Disorders

Insomnia, sleepwalking - you are probably well aware of some of the most common sleep problems, but did you know that there are more than 100official types of sleep disorders?

Insomnia, sleepwalking - you are probably well aware of some of the most common sleep problems, but did you know that there are more than 100official types of sleep disorders?

You Won't Believe What These Guys Did With No Arms or Eyes

Two men with severe disabilities have teamed up to form an unstoppable tree-planting tandem, turning what was once a wasteland into a forest.

Two men with severe disabilities have teamed up to form an unstoppable tree-planting tandem, turning what was once a wasteland into a forest.

What If All The Money Disappeared?

Money makes the world go round - right? It doesn't 'grow on trees', we're all 'slaves to it', and it's the 'root of all evil' - depending on who you ask. But, what if money just disappeared entirely? All the cash in your wallet, all the funds in y...

Money makes the world go round - right? It doesn't 'grow on trees', we're all 'slaves to it', and it's the 'root of all evil' - depending on who you ask. But, what if money just disappeared entirely? All the cash in your wallet, all the funds in y...

Can Artificial Intelligence Create Art?

An artwork created by an algorithm sold for $432,500 at an auction. Does that mean AI is now creative?

An artwork created by an algorithm sold for $432,500 at an auction. Does that mean AI is now creative?

Fifteen Badass Women of WWII

They came, they saw, they kicked some serious Nazi ass. These amazing women all went beyond the call of duty in their fight for freedom.

They came, they saw, they kicked some serious Nazi ass. These amazing women all went beyond the call of duty in their fight for freedom.

Upper Class People Are Overconfident - And It's Working for Them

Being overconfident leads to better outcomes in life-changing scenarios.

Being overconfident leads to better outcomes in life-changing scenarios.

The Japanese Pufferfish Lets Its Art Do The Talking During Mating Season

First impressions can be lasting ones, so when it comes to catching the eye of a prospective partner this pufferfish pulls out all the stops to create a mating masterpiece.

First impressions can be lasting ones, so when it comes to catching the eye of a prospective partner this pufferfish pulls out all the stops to create a mating masterpiece.

Ota Benga: The Man Who Was Kept in a New York Zoo

1906. The Bronx Zoo stuck an African pygmy in a cage, told the masses he was a cannibal, & watched the zoo's attendance double as a result.

1906. The Bronx Zoo stuck an African pygmy in a cage, told the masses he was a cannibal, & watched the zoo's attendance double as a result.

This Is The Coldest Permanently Inhabited Place on Earth

Baby it's cold outside...

Baby it's cold outside...

What If There Was a Robot Apocalypse Today?

Do you trust your computer?

Do you trust your computer?

The Christmas Island Miracle: The Migration of the Bright Red Crab

Like spectacle? Witness 45 million crabs scurry to love nests as billions of ants with 'crazy' in their name try their best to stop them.

Like spectacle? Witness 45 million crabs scurry to love nests as billions of ants with 'crazy' in their name try their best to stop them.

North Koreans Are Forced to Produce 100kg of Poop Every Day

But how on Earth it can be possible for one person to make 3 tons of human feces per month and deliver it?

But how on Earth it can be possible for one person to make 3 tons of human feces per month and deliver it?

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