FACTS ABOUT FEMALE BODY THAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT

We are all more or less aware of the incredible endurance of the female body. From enduring labor pains to its uncanny ability to remember small details, its power and resourcefulness are undeniable. However, there are many facts about the female body that are less apparent and may surprise you. For instance, did you know […]

HUMANS GAVE LEPROSY TO ARMADILLOS, NOW THEY’RE GIVING IT BACK

In Brazil, it is not uncommon to eat armadillo, which reportedly tastes like chicken. But new research warns against the practice—it could give you leprosy. In a study published Thursday in the journal PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, researchers found that 62 percent of the nine-banded armadillos sampled in Brazil’s western state of Pará showed signs […]

WHAT CAUSES YELLOW TEETH? REASON WHY TEETH TURN YELLOW

While celebrities and models may sport pearly white teeth, the smiles of most people are a tad duller. But this shouldn’t be too surprising. Many things can affect the color of your teeth and turn them that dreaded yellow hue, which may make some people feel self-conscious about their appearance and hesitant to smile. An […]

THE OLDEST MOTHER IN HISTORY : PREGNANT WOMEN AT THE AGE OF 70

A 70-year-old woman from Mazatlán, a city lining the coast of Mexico, claims she is six months pregnant. Considering Maria de la Luz has surpassed middle age, is already a mother of seven children and has assumingly gone through menopause, this shocking news has been deemed rather implausible by many skeptics. Ms. de la Luz, […]

MYSTERY BEHIND TURKEY’S ANCIENT DEADLY ‘GATE TO HELL’

The ancient Greek site known as “Gate to Hell,” located in modern-day Turkey’s western Denizli province, really did kill those who got too close – but instead of an angry god’s breath, noxious gas claimed victims, scientists have found. The gates of hell are various places on the surface of the world that have acquired […]

THE GREATEST LOVE STORIES IN HISTORY

Most of the ideas about love and relationships were heavily influenced by mass media. It is all good until your own love life starts to blossom and you realize that all of the books, movies, TV shows, and songs are made-up fantasies, and real-life romance are nothing like it. A closer look at the greatest […]

MYSTERIOUS POWERS OF THE TIBETAN SINGING BOWLS

Today, the Western world is increasingly discovering the spiritual and metaphysical teachings of the East. We are witnessing the expanded interest of the new age community in one special musical instrument – the so-called Signing Bowls of Tibet. Mysterious by origin with vague traces in the past, the true history of Tibetan Singing Bowls is […]

THE WORLD’S UGLIEST DOG : ZSA ZSA THE BULLDOG CAPTURES THE TITLE

Is there really such a thing as an ugly dog? Judges at the 2018 World’s Ugliest Dog contest in Petaluma, California, answered that question by crowning a 9-year-old bulldog named Zsa Zsa the ugliest of them all. Zsa Zsa, rescued from a Missouri puppy mill, now calls Anoka, Minnesota, home. “She was a puppy mill […]

PLANNING FOR A SUMMER READ? BEWARE!! THERE ARE BOOKS THAT KILL

If you plan on doing lots of summer reading this year, be sure to keep the safety basics in mind: Always keep your page-turning fingers hydrated; never enter an unfamiliar fictional world without a compass; and — most important — watch out for poisonous books. Odd as it may sound, works on paper can actually […]

WOMAN BECOMES PREGNANT IN THE MOUTH WITH BABY SQUID

A bizarre claim has been made in a scientific paper Journal of Parasitology in June 2012: a woman’s mouth ‘fell pregnant’ with 12 baby squid after she bit into a parboiled portion of the cephalopod. The 63-year-old real-life ‘octo-mum’, from South Korea, was eating a portion of cooked whole squid when she felt a sharp […]