This Collection Turns Images Of Everyday Objects Into Fascinating Collages

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTAT_ATF’); }); Something fascinating happens when you put two things next to each other that otherwise exist on different planes. And that’s exactly what makes artist Stephen McMennamy’s work so great. By combining images into thought-provoking compositions, he gives new life to everyday objects. Donuts and bulldozers suddenly feel interesting and new when […]

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Scientists Now Believe The Handprints On The Walls Of This Ancient Cave Aren’t Human

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When the Wadi Sura II cave (also known as the “Cave of Beasts”) was discovered in 2002, it was a monumental breakthrough in the anthropological study of humans living in Egypt 8,000 years ago. The cavern is filled with drawings done by our ancient ancestors, offering a window into their lives. But a recent discovery […]

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Watch This Blind Man Draw Objects Based On What He Thinks They Look Like

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When you are born blind, you are faced with an incredible disadvantage. As much as we like to think that we live in an accessible world, life is unimaginably difficult for people who have to get through life without their eyesight. But even if they can’t see, blind people come up with new ways to […]

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There Are Simply Too Many Radioactive Boars In Fukushima, Guys

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The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster has, of course, been devastating to the surrounding community, but it’s been weirdly advantageous for the surrounding wildlife — more specifically, the boars. The wild pigs in the forests surrounding the plant have become so contaminated that their meat is inedible. Because of this, they are breeding like radioactive rabbits. […]

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15 Times People Were Consumed By Mass Hysteria This Is Insane

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Mass hysteria is basically when a large group of people gets so collectively upset by a threatening delusion, whether real or imaginary, that it essentially takes over. It’s like a horrible game of telephone…but with fear. The result is basically Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Birds”…without any actual birds. Here are some of the strangest cases of […]

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If You Don’t Know Much About Mustard Gas, You’ll Be Horrified By Its Effects

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Among the cruelest tactics of war is the use of chemicals to kill or incapacitate soldiers. Mustard gas, or sulfur mustard, is just one of these debilitating agents that is relatively easy to produce, and its blistering effects are incredibly painful. It was developed as early as 1822, but it wasn’t first used until World […]

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She Stepped Into The Woods And Performed A Herding Call That’ll Leave You Breathless

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Since the ancient days of Thor and the invention of Swedish meatballs, kulning — a traditional Swedish herding call — has been a staple of the country’s culture. Used to call livestock down from the mountains, it is usually performed by women, since they traditionally tend to these animals. With her unique voice and her […]

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9 Bizarre Things That Could Only Happen In China

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One of the most interesting things about China is that it is oddly similar to America. They are roughly the same size and rest on the same hemisphere so the weather of each country’s regions is very similar. Also, much like America, China is a pretty weird place in its own way. Here are some […]

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This Picturesque Greek Town Is Slowly Sliding Down The Side Of A Hill

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Once a bustling town in Thessaly, Greece, Ropoto is now a ghost town. What happened to this locale to make it so desolate? Well, in 2012, a landslide caused homes and buildings to cascade down the side of a hill, displacing 300 families in the process. The 12-minute documentary Ropoto: Greece’s Sinking Ghost Town details […]

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Paddle Boarder Got The Surprise Of A Lifetime When He Was Out One Morning

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Heading out into the blue waters off the coast of Laguna Beach, California, Rich German was set for a relaxing day of paddle boarding. Yet when he got away from the shoreline and looked down into the water, what he saw excited him beyond belief. There swimming alongside him was an entire pod of friendly, […]

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