Beguiled He could feel his heart racing as he thought back to the warnings, to all of the stories about what things haunted these parts of the jungle. He called over to his team to indicate that they could move to the land where it was dry. Then, the metallic sheen of something finally came […]
The human body is an amazing thing, but even though we spend all day with ourselves, there are still plenty of things that you probably don’t know about your body. We’ve compiled a list of interesting facts for you to drop in conversation and impress your friends!
There are many endangered species in the world, some of which even fall into the category of critically endangered. The International Union for Conservation of Nature defines critically endangered species as having an “extremely high risk of extinction in the wild.” In other words, species deemed critically endangered are on the brink of extinction unless […]
Medical history is filled with stories of inspiration and wonder, but it also has a dark side. The medical field has come along way over the last hundred years or so, and the understanding of what causes various abnormalities has advanced. At the time, such conditions were a spectacle. The documentation of them is now […]
Planet Earth, our remarkable home, boasts countless places of breathtaking beauty and wonder. From the expanses of the Grand Canyon in the American west to the lofty reaches of Angel Falls in Venezuela to the Alpine vistas of mountains stretching across Europe, there is near endless beauty awaiting the eyes of the traveler. But guess […]
We all know about horrific, catastrophic natural disasters like earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, volcanic eruptions… the list keeps going on! However, some natural phenomena are still terrifying but we don’t discuss them regularly. These are the 15 totally terrifying natural phenomena that can happen all the time.
If you ever doubted that we live in exciting times, take a look at what’s occurring right now in the fields of biology, medical science, anthropology and more where scientific breakthroughs happen frequently. Some researchers are bringing us forward into the uncharted future. Some are helping to decode the ancient past. Others are helping to make […]
For all we know, right now a huge chunk of killer space rock could be hurtling toward Earth and will eventually end all life as we know it. A big enough collision might even send our world hurtling out of orbit and destroy the whole planet, and there are several near-earth objects that could ruin […]