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Red lips are a classic beauty trend. But how did it become so iconic? It turns out that red lipstick is much older than you thought, dating back to the earliest days of civilization. Also, red lips have meant many...
“God thinks he can free mortals,” it reads. “This system works for no one,” it continues. The letter also describes God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit as “dead weights.” It also rambles a range of reasons as to why Sister Maria should abandon God and discusses the river Styx from Greek religion.
The Cockroach. It’s a loathed household pest but also a potential moneymaker. Taiwan based Robert Chen has turned cockroach breeding into a business scheme. Source: Ruptly Insects are a common food source for many animals like hamsters, lizards and tree frogs....
Dubai has the most advanced police force on Earth. In May this year, it debuted its first autonomous robot police officer. It plans to robotize 25% of its officers by 2030. But that isn’t the only way the Dubai...
Sidney Keys III of St. Louis MO always loved reading, but he wanted to read more books by and about people like him. Realizing that this service was desperately needed, he started Books n Bros, a book club for...
This gun fits in your pocket. It’s crazy how convenient it is. The Lifecard .22LR is a single-shot .22LR pistol. When folded, it’s about the size of a stack of credit cards. It was made by Trailblazer Firearms. It...
Cygnus is a Maine Coon whose tail is 17 inches long. He recently earned the title of domestic cat with the longest tail. But it’s not too surprising since Maine Coons are one of the largest domesticated cat breeds. Coincidentally,...
Vitiligo. You’ve probably heard of this skin disease. Pop singer Michael Jackson had vitiligo. And Canadian model Winnie Harlow has recently become a vitiligo spokesperson after appearing on America’s Next Top Model. But what exactly is it? Vitiligo is a skin...
Most people are ticklish. But why is this? To understand, first you need to know just what tickling is. Tickling refers to 2 different types of sensations. The first is knismesis, which is when something just barely touches your...
Even communist filmmakers that hated Hollywood cinema loved The Terminator. For example, Tarkovsky, a crazy Russian auteur, who famously usually hated any film that was for a large audience, said its “vision of the future and the relation between...