Nature

Woman Having A Nice Day At The Beach Narrowly Escapes An Epic Calamity

By Maggie Watson

Going to the beach has to be everyone’s favorite way to relax and unwind. Think about it: what could be better than spending all day with your toes in the warm sand and the ocean breeze on your face?

Creature Trapped In A Massive Underground Septic Tank Requires An Unconventional Rescue

By Angie Barnes

No matter where you live or work, it’s common to pass by a construction site from time to time. It may not always be obvious to us exactly what kind of project workers are toiling away to complete, but for passersby, the basics of every construction project seem to be the same: Dig with heavy machinery, make lots of noise, rinse and repeat.

Woman Picks Up A Strange Shell On The Beach Then Flips It Over And Stares In Awe At Its Underside

By Tom Carlson

When you’re at the beach, there are few things more fun than combing through the sand for natural souvenirs like shells and coral. Most of the time, these objects have long been abandoned by the organisms that once called them home. But as one person recently discovered, that’s not always the case!

Little Girl Was Inches Away From A Dangerous Predator And Her Mom Didn't Even Notice

By Maggie Watson

Taking pictures in nature can yield some unbelievably beautiful results. The lighting is natural, the colors are warm and inviting, and the overall image is far more serene than in indoors. But the outdoors can also provide some unexpected surprises….

Researchers Are Now Saying That Lettuce Can Hear Itself Being Eaten

By Clayton Aldrich

Salad is the perfect option when you’re looking for a delicious and diet-friendly meal. Not only is it nutritious, but it allows you to eat free of guilt, knowing that no defenseless creatures had to suffer during the dish’s preparation. Or so you thought…

10 UFO Destinations In America That Turn The Biggest Skeptics Into Believers

By Clayton Aldrich

Theories surrounding the existence of extraterrestrials have circulated for decades. Even though believers have yet to prove their claims, there’s no shortage of people who swear they’ve experienced a close encounter. While many of these cases are never investigated, others garner enough public attention to make headlines.

10 Strange Ancient Enigmas That Are Still Puzzling Scientists Today

By Clayton Aldrich

For centuries, archaeologists have made discoveries that have left us amazed and confounded. While many of their breathtaking findings are located in Africa and what used to be Mesopotamia, many others have actually been found in the least likeliest of spots: America.

Fishermen Spot A Massive Ominous Fog Roll In Across The Lake

By Angie Barnes

Despite the numerous ways we’ve managed to make the world more comfortable and convenient for ourselves, there’s really not much we can do about nature. Sure, we can take steps to positively affect climate change and preserving endangered species—and we should—but we simply can’t control the elements.

Lake's Strange Transformation Somehow Takes Thousands Of Lives In A Single Day

By Clayton Aldrich

Every civilization since the dawn of time has developed its own series of myths and legends. From the Greeks to the Egyptians, each one of these ancient cultures passed down all sorts of intriguing—and often terrifying—tales. But the mysterious Lake Nyos in Cameroon, Africa, just may be the source of the most frightening story of all—and it’s entirely true.

Scientists Venture Into Ancient Chinese Houses Only To Make A Hair-Raising Discovery

By Angie Barnes

The past is filled with all sorts of terrifying and bizarre occurrences. Some of these events make their way into the history books, but many more are lost to time. Every now and again, though, archaeologists unearth something that reminds us of history’s little-known secrets—ones some may have wished would stay hidden.

Mysterious Object Discovered At The Bottom Of The Ocean Could Be Proof Of Alien Life

By Evelyn H. Armstrong

The ocean is one of the remaining parts of planet Earth that we have yet to fully explore. Beneath its briny depths hide countless mysteries just waiting to be uncovered—from shipwrecks to strange sea creatures. Typically, new discoveries are expected, but one in particular had everyone scratching their heads.

Explorers Hiking On A Melted Glacier Make A Discovery They Never Expected

By Maggie Watson

Rising temperatures across the planet have affected the snow-topped Alps that dominate the border between Italy and Austria. Strangely, though, the change hasn’t been all doom and gloom—rising temperatures have paved the way for unbelievable discoveries.

Two Men Claim To Have Captured Footage Of A Real Ghost At The Gettysburg Battlefield

By Jenny Friedrickson

When it comes to paranormal phenomena, it’s understandable why most people are skeptical. After all, most “evidence” of the supernatural usually comes down to the wind, a trick of the light, or some noise usually attributed to a house resting on its joints. But then there are cases like this one…

8 Celebrities Who Actually Believe That The Earth Is Flat

By Maggie Watson

It’s no secret that not every place on our planet experiences day and night at the exact same time. That’s because the Earth is a globe, which helps contribute to our differing time zones, seasons, and lengths of total daylight.

Even The Biggest Marilyn Monroe Fans Don't Know These Incredible Facts About Her Life

By Tom Carlson

In the pantheon of old Hollywood glitz and glamour, few names and faces are as famous as Marilyn Monroe’s. The original blonde bombshell, she was known as much for her films as for her status as one of pop culture’s biggest celebrities.

Fascinating Facts Every Mega-Fan Of 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' Needs To Know

By Angie Barnes

There are some movies that fans just can’t ever get enough of, and that’s definitely true for action films. Who doesn’t want to see their favorite heroes come to life in all their action-packed, computer-generated, out-of-this-world glory?

Surprising Facts About Carrie Fisher That Even Her Biggest Fans Don't Know

By Clayton Aldrich

When most people think of Carrie Fisher, they immediately remember her role as the iconic Princess Leia from the Star Wars film franchise. The white dress and buns she donned in those movies have practically become synonymous with her name.