What you see here isn’t the set of a futuristic movie (nor is it one of those super-fancy European prisons). It’s actually a studio created by Saunders Architecture, located on Fogo Island near Newfoundland, Canada. The island itself is a tranquil place, full of natural beauty. The Fogo Island studios is somehow beautiful, clean, crisp, ..
The dangers of using your phone and driving are very real, but people just won’t stop doing it. Just take a look at what happened when this teenager in Atlanta decided to break out her phone while driving over 100 miles per hour. Christal McGee, 18, was driving some friends home from work when she ..
Even the toughest tough guy can get spooked by a haunted house and here’s the proof. Even if you hate scary things, there’s something undeniably exciting about spending time in a real haunted building. So, adrenaline junkie or not, if you’re looking for a few places to spend the night to test out your guts, ..
If you think robots are years, if not decades, away, you’re sorely mistaken. Just recently, Microsoft launched an interesting artificial intelligence experiment. Tay was a Twitter bot that learned from “her” surroundings. It wasn’t long before she gathered that the world is a cruel place…and she, therefore, adjusted her tweeting patterns. Tay became offensive and ..
High fashion can often come off as inaccessible to us normal, every day slobs. If couture makes you cringe and the only sample sizes you care about are the ones you can chow down on at Sam’s Club, it’s difficult to make a connection to the fanciful frocks. But maybe you just need a different perspective. That’s where ..
Are you hungry? Are you hungry enough to expand your stomach to the size of a 9 months-pregnant woman in a matter of minutes, filling your belly with a baby made of food? That’s more or less what goes on when you decide to partake in a food eating contest. You may think eating the ..
We already know that real-life “unicorns” once roamed the Earth (in the form of a gigantic, prehistoric, furry rhinoceros), but to find the closest thing to the magical creatures today, you’d have to travel to a farm in Bristol, England. There you’d find Peanut, a curious-looking sheep who has been drawing large crowds to the ..
Have you ever been driving through the country and suddenly come upon a grave in the road? Thankfully me neither, but that’s exactly what you can find driving on County Road 400 in the rural town of Amity, Indiana. The grave is Nancy Kerlin Barnett’s (1793 – 1831). When the county decided to build the road through ..
Filipino TV host Paolo Ballesteros has way more talent than the Ryan Seacrests or Carson Dalys we have in the US. His talent extends beyond his onscreen career. He recently started making waves off-air with his Instagram profile, where he shows off his incredible hobby. Using makeup, wigs, and contacts, Ballesteros transforms himself into remarkably uncanny copies of ..
A home-video of something Taylor Swift did last weekend is going viral, and you’ll understand why. She was filmed visiting a young boy battling cancer, named Jordan Lee Nickerson, at Boston Children’s Hospital. This wasn’t any ordinary drop-by. In the video, posted on Facebook by Jordan’s father on Sunday, the celebrity can be seen sitting on ..
Admittedly, believing that a long-eared rodent hides eggs in our homes and brings us gifts in artisan baskets, all in the name of the risen Lord, is a pretty bizarre tradition. That being said, it’s no weirder than how people in other countries celebrate this holy holiday. Here are some of the most bizarre Easter ..
Instagram model Essena O’Neill recently decided to take a stand against the false life that she has been presenting to everyone on her Instagram account for years. The posts look effortless and beautiful, but she wants people to know the truth behind them. She reveals things like how much makeup she was wearing, how terrible ..
Street artists and their work are always under threat from local authorities. Removal teams painting over street art are almost as common as street art itself. The UK-based street artist Mobstr had an idea. For his latest piece, he incorporated the work of his city’s graffiti clean-up crew to tell a story, one line at ..
Before you tell your kids not to play with their food for the millionth time, you’ve got to check out the art of Ida Frosk. Using her plate as a canvas and her breakfast as paint, Frosk creates these wonderful images that, in addition to being cute, look like healthy and delicious ways to start ..
Cats don’t just get trapped in trees any more. They found new and interesting ways to win us over with their adorable helplessness… even if it is a little dangerous. This cat was found in the most unbelievable place only moments before meeting a tragic end. He spent one of his 9 lives that day. ..
At a news conference for STRIVE, a nonprofit organization that helps teens and young adults with intellectual disabilities in Portland, Maine, Suzy Cloutier was invited to speak. After approaching the podium and looking out at all of the people in the crowd, she suddenly grew nervous. She’d been hit with a terrible case of stage ..
Despite modern technology and our advanced understanding of the world, there are still a lot of mysteries out there. They all make you scratch your head and some even force you to question reality. Here are 10 of the world’s best unsolved mysteries for you to ponder: 1.) The Mary Celeste. Wikipedia The Mary Celeste ..
A Bus With 10 Kids On It Flew Off A Bridge. When Rescuers Arrived, They Couldn’t Believe Their Eyes.
Thousands of parents trust that their children will survive the ride home from school on a bus. For 10 families, though, that thought was seriously put into question when a Kansas school bus flipped into a flooded river. This story could make any parent sick with fear. 10 children were inside of the bus when ..
At First I Thought This Was Just Another Forgotten House. But Then They Showed What Was Inside…Whoa.
You think you’ve seen it all. Crazy YouTube videos, weird things on TV. But you’ve never seen what a young man found when cleaning out his grandparents house. Whoa… From a distance this looks like a normal house. But as you get closer you can tell there’s something different. After a man’s grandfather passed away, ..
If you thought the world’s biggest crab was the person ahead of you at Starbucks, it looks like they might have some competition. This “Crabzilla” was “spotted” on Google Maps, and doesn’t seem real due to its size. Still, the creature supposedly lurking by the mouth of Kent Harbour in the U.K. is something you’ll ..
The Little Mermaid is full of lies: life is NOT better under the sea. In fact, you should probably keep your legs on land from now on. My childhood dreams of singing with a crustacean band are shattered. You’ll understand when you take a look at what really lurks beneath the waves. No wonder Ariel ..
There are moments in history when it seemed like the world stopped. Like on Friday, November 22nd, a young President Kennedy was driving through Dealey Plaza in Dallas, TX. For just a little while, the day seemed beautiful and hopes were high, then in an instant Jackie was scrambling over the back of the car ..
Most tourists don’t like to look like tourists. It’s important to hit a town’s cultural hotspots, but you also want to go off the beaten path and see what it’s really like for residents of a place. And if you’re planning a trip to Japan, you won’t find any better (or cuter) tour guides than ..
In 1985, Steven Avery was arrested by the Manitowoc County police department in Wisconsin for the sexual assault of a woman named Penny Beernsten. It wasn’t until 2003, however, that Avery was released from prison after DNA evidence proved that the culprit was another man. Avery is, of course, tied to another case that was ..
If you’re not familiar with mayflies, they are a typed of winged insect that has a relatively short lifespan. They look like a cross between a fly and a mosquito… and sometimes they find ways to terrify entire towns. Mayflies mate in such a way where all the mayflies in a population will mature at ..
At first glance, this Instagram account looks like a delightful collection of some of Mother Nature’s most adorable animals: sloths, elephants, pandas and koalas! How cute! But then you notice the disturbing facts lurking behind each of those sweet faces and suddenly… you’re depressed. I guess the animal kingdom just isn’t as cute as I thought it was. ..
The world is full of beautiful, amazing places. Some of them are in your own backyard if you look close enough. But these 10 manage to stand above the rest for their unprecedented and unique beauty. Without further ado, the 10 most unbelievable places on Earth. These Tulip Fields in The Netherlands. This Wisteria Flower ..
This singer has got plenty of “sole”, which is odd, because she’s not actually wearing any shoes. This amazing street performance by Sammie Jay was filmed by an excited onlooker as she performed her own original song, Killing Me Slowly, in the middle of Covent Garden in London, for hundreds of locals and tourists alike. ..
Are you tired of the big city life? Hey, it’s not for everybody. Not only is it expensive, but you’ll be cramped in a small place with thousands of other people. Luckily, there is a solution for you. There are houses that exist all over the world that are energy efficient, beautiful and (best of ..
Honesty is the best policy. In fact, it’s more important now, than ever to be honest. Our interconnected world makes it so much easier to find the truth. As a result, it’s also a lot more painful when the truth finally does come out, especially on social media. Take these 25 people for example. I can’t ..
These days, making incredible videos isn’t limited to Hollywood. With the help of better quality and cheaper cameras like GoPros, your average home video can be a stunning, professional-quality montage. When Adrien and Stephanie found out they were pregnant with twins, they decided to take the traditional baby announcement a big step further. What they ..
Finding yourself in an awkward situation from time to time is no big deal. It happens to everyone. And yet, some people seem to have angered some kind of “oopsy” deity. These people are cursed with constant skinned knees and backpedaling conversations. So, with some deeply scientific research, we came up with a guide to the ..
When it comes to Australia, they’re more known for their terrifying animals than they are their delectable cuisine — I mean, it is where Vegemite was invented… But when we heard about Fairy Bread, it gave us a whole new perspective on bad food. You see, Australia is large…it’s actually almost as big as the ..
Anyone who has ever played a prank knows that a key part in fooling someone is the element of surprise. It makes the prank so much better when the innocent victim has no idea what’s coming. And who says you can’t start young? This adorable little girl is already a prank master! She set up ..
And they say chivalry is dead… But according to this video of a young man in southeast China, it’s very much alive and kicking. When an unidentified guy saw an elderly woman having trouble getting across a busy intersection, he stepped in to help. But he didn’t just hold her hand as she crossed…no, he ..
When Dave Furukawa, his son and his guide dog were on a walk, disaster struck. A speeding car ran a stop sign in an intersection in Atlanta, GA, and was coming right for 4 year-old Will and his dad. What happened next is heartbreaking and heroic. Although Simon was Dave’s guide dog, he was willing ..
Now that so many people own smartphones and DSLRs, everyone thinks they are a photographer. It’s so easy to take high quality photos. However, taking complicated shots like panoramas can be tricky, even when there is an app for it. People can fail… and when they do, it’s one of the creepiest things I’ve ever ..
The goal of advertising is for you to buy something. That’s it. Simple right? WRONG. It’s a dog eat dog world, and while we’re bombarded everyday with countless “generic” ads, all buying for our attention, they end up all coming across as white noise. That’s why it’s the most creative ads we see that draw ..
When it comes to thunderstorms, the accepted course of action is to head inside and stay away from tall objects and bodies of water until things settle down. While there are exceptions to these rules, it generally serves us well to follow them. But this group of young Australian men never got the memo. While ..
A skill like woodworking takes years and thousands of hours to become more than just a proficient at, but this man invested that time to be a certifiable master. His name is Randall Rosenthal and he has talent that can result in mind-bending illusions. The project in the gallery below all started with three pieces ..
Disneyland is more commonly known as “the happiest place on earth,” where all of our favorite characters from childhood come to life. Everything is bright, adorable and made to feel like a dream come true. (It’s also stupidly expensive, but who can put a price on happiness anyway?) If a dream is a wish your ..
Do you love chocolate? Of course you do. You’re reading this sentence, so I assume you have a pulse. Well, here are some more reasons why it’s the best–as if tasting amazing wasn’t enough. If you don’t love chocolate, HOW? Before you get into your explanation, check out these pieces of smooth, creamy information and ..
The DIY craft craze has been sweeping the nation, ever since the “online corkboard” site called Pinterest has gotten popular. You can find almost any craft under the sun on this site. Figuring out cheap and easy ways to make your own furniture and decor is a trend that is becoming more and more popular. ..
When Redditor davbeck temporarily removed his bathroom mirror to put a fresh coat of paint on the walls of his new house, he probably didn’t expect to find anything, let alone a secret window to the past. While this “window” didn’t lead to any physical time travel, it did however give the new homeowner a look ..
When most people think about fishing, there’s usually a boat involved. Whether leisurely enjoying a relaxing day on the lake or making your living on the piscatorial finds, the boat always seems essential. That’s not the case in this southern Sri Lanka community where the fishermen hoist themselves on stilted sticks, balancing very carefully while they ..
Everybody needs to eat, that’s one of the few things we all have in common. What separates us, other than the fact that 805 million of us don’t even have enough to eat, is what we eat. Here in the United States, despite many of our favorite dishes being created in other parts of the ..
To explore how people identify and react to things perceived as dangerous, artist Wei Li and her team Bold or Italic created a series of friendly items disguised in some very unfriendly ways. The project became known as Dangerous Popsicles: Aesthetics of User-Unfriendliness. It features everyone’s favorite frozen treats, popsicles, in the guise of things you definitely don’t want to put ..
You can do so much with makeup if you know how to use it. You can create lush eyebrows, highlight bone structure or channel old Hollywood glamour with cat-eyes. The possibilities are endless. There are some women out there who struggle with makeup. Make up artist Eva Senín is NOT one of those women. She ..
This incredible video was shared online by the Snohomish County helicopter rescue team. The video shows the team performing a terrifying but ultimately successful rescue of a hiker found clinging to the edge of a steep mountain cliff, 5000 feet above sea-level. According to Snohomish HRT, they received an assistance request on the evening of ..
During the summer, nothing is better than the smell of freshly cut grass. That is, unless, you have a giant vegetable garden growing in the place of your lawn. Instead of turf, this awesome homeowner, user locolukas on Reddit, opted for tomatoes. The results are absolutely epic. What you see actually used to be a ..