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A Pile Of Trash In The Ocean Has Grown To The...

The Great Pacific garbage patch is a collection of marine debris in the North Pacific Ocean. And now it’s the size of the entire...

This Wasp Has A Metal-Reinforced Drill Coming Out Of Its Butt,...

The parasitic fig wasp is as mean as it sounds. However, it’s also equipped with some fascinating tools. Its stinger is unique in that...

What Is Ayahuasca, How Does It Work, And Why Is Everyone...

Ayahuasca is a psychoactive brew that has been used for centuries by tribes in South America. But it’s recently become more mainstream for those...

This Guy’s Mummified Head Is Displayed In Public

A philosopher’s mummified head is on display at the University College London. The head belonged Jeremy Bentham, who was a utilitarian philosopher when he...

You Have Hundreds Of These Mites On Your Face, And There’s...

These bad boys are microscopic mites, and there are many of them crawling all over your face right now. And there’s nothing you can...

This Robot Pet Has All The Love Of An Animal, With...

Meet the perfect pet. Qoobo is a robotic animal that you don’t have to clean up after. It has no head or legs, just...

The Terrifying Medical Condition That Makes Teeth Grow In Your Throat

Tonsil stones, officially known as Tonsillolith, is a terrifying condition. The stones look like teeth growing in the back of your throat. But what...

What Causes Night Terrors, And How Do They Work?

Night terrors. They’re a sleep disorder much more intense than nightmares, which cause feelings of panic But how do they work? A night terror is...

What Exactly Are Hiccups Anyway?

Hiccups or, as they’re more scientifically known, an involuntary contraction of the diaphragm are an ailment that everybody gets now and then. But why...

Do these images creep you out? Then you may have Trypophobia.

People with Trypophobia claim that holes give them a creepy crawly feeling. They may get sweaty, itchy or nauseous and some even say the sight...