Cookbook

ADVERTISEMENTS ADVERTISEMENTS An Instagram influencer and blogger has had her cookbook recalled after several foraging experts and Amazon reviewers pointed out that many of her recipes could make you ill. Learn more: Cookbook

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The Chance To Cheat Death

People seek out wealth so that they can afford the finer things in life, and now, for the modest price of about $30,000, the rich may also be able to buy a second life. WOW. Discover more: The Chance To Cheat Death ADVERTISEMENTS

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Killed 36 People

Cartel hitman Jose Martinez tells us how he grew up to become one of the most prolific killers in U.S. history.

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The Covert Poisoning of an Ex-Russian Spy

An ex-spy is murdered with an unusual poison. Was it an enemy, or his former employers?

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Shapeshifting Golden Mug Illusion

Nothing gets the Internet abuzz quite like an illusion, whether it’s “Laurel or Yanny”, the skinny legs selfie, or the one that started it all, that dress. The latest to make the rounds and provide a nugget of escapist entertainment in a world that is literally on fire involves a very oddly shaped mug. Learn […]

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Ancient Egyptian Sphinx Statue

Egypt may be associated with ancient times, ancient rulers, and ancient gods, but it is a modern country, expanding just like any other. However, workers on an Egyptian infrastructure project this week had to halt proceedings as they stumbled across a sphinx-like statue, which goes to show that whether you like it or not, in […]

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7,000-Year-Old Human Remains

The ancient remains of three people thousands of years old have been unearthed at the Puyil Cave in southern Mexico. Archaeologists say two sets of the remains are early ancestors of the Mayan civilization dating back around 4,000 years, but the third set is believed to be much older. Learn more: 7,000-Year-Old Human Remains

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Prehistoric Remains

Utility crews in Cape Coral, Florida, were conducting business as usual when they came across something rather out of the ordinary. Buried 17 feet (5 meters) below several layers of sediment were the remains of a prehistoric goliath that once roamed nearly every continent on Earth. Discover more: Prehistoric Remains

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The 20 Healthiest Cities In The World

Curious to know how healthy your city is? A rental agency called Spotahome has used data from the WHO, OECD, CIA World Factbook, and TripAdvisor (among others) to compile a list of 89 cities across the world, ranking them from healthiest to unhealthiest based on how they fare on 10 criteria from “air and water […]

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Wasps

It’s August, and you’re about to enjoy a lovely picnic in the sunshine with your friends. But then, a vexatious buzz signals the arrival of a tiny gatecrasher, who, after terrifying the weaker members of the group, makes a beeline for your iced tea. But why do wasps suddenly appear in greater numbers in late […]

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