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19 People Who Survived Getting Struck By Lightning Show What It Does To Your Skin

19 People Who Survived Getting Struck By Lightning Show What It Does To Your Skin

The odds of getting struck by lightning in any given year is about 1 in 300,000. And although roughly 90% of those struck survive, the electrical discharge scars some of them with a tattoo-like mark, known as the Lichtenberg figure. But...

The odds of getting struck by lightning in any given year is about 1 in 300,000. And although roughly 90% of those struck survive, the electrical discharge scars some of them...

This Girl Is Preparing To Become The First Human On Mars And She’s Only 17 (Update)

This Girl Is Preparing To Become The First Human On Mars And She’s Only 17 (Update)

People have been fascinated with "the final frontier" since the dawn of the day, when space travel became possible, if not before. With movies like Star Trek and Star Wars being at the peak of popularity and the global reaction to...

People have been fascinated with "the final frontier" since the dawn of the day, when space travel became possible, if not before. With movies like Star Trek and Star Wars being...

The Craziest Things Our Brains Do Without Us Knowing

The Craziest Things Our Brains Do Without Us Knowing

Sometimes it's neccesary to remind ourselves just how incredibly awesome the human body is. Sure, we spend plenty of time agonizing over the way we look on the outside, going to incredible lengths to ensure that we are appealing cosmetically, but...

Sometimes it's neccesary to remind ourselves just how incredibly awesome the human body is. Sure, we spend plenty of time agonizing over the way we look on the outside, going to...

Genius Student Invents “Mobile Airbag” That Deploys When You Drop Your Phone, Tries It With His Phone

Genius Student Invents “Mobile Airbag” That Deploys When You Drop Your Phone, Tries It With His Phone

This gadget hasn't hit the shelves yet but it's already getting great reviews. Philip Frenzel, a student at Aalen University in Germany, has designed ADCASE, a genius phone case that deploys as soon as you drop your device. The invention has...

This gadget hasn't hit the shelves yet but it's already getting great reviews. Philip Frenzel, a student at Aalen University in Germany, has designed ADCASE, a genius phone case that deploys...

What If Other Planets Appeared Instead Of The Moon

What If Other Planets Appeared Instead Of The Moon

You probably know that feeling when you‘re trying to understand how big the universe really is, but you end up with your head about to explode. It gets slightly easier when there‘s some kind of context available, so we can make...

You probably know that feeling when you‘re trying to understand how big the universe really is, but you end up with your head about to explode. It gets slightly easier when...

Arrogant Mathematician Publicly Shames Her Psychology-Studying Boyfriend, Gets What She Deserves

Arrogant Mathematician Publicly Shames Her Psychology-Studying Boyfriend, Gets What She Deserves

Quora can be an awesome resource, a place where rational, intelligent people come together to have in-depth discussions about important and stimulating topics. However, like anywhere else on the web, it has it's fair share of pretentious and arrogant contributors who...

Quora can be an awesome resource, a place where rational, intelligent people come together to have in-depth discussions about important and stimulating topics. However, like anywhere else on the web, it...

This Mind-Blowing Illustration Shows How Deep The Ocean Is, And It Will Terrify You

This Mind-Blowing Illustration Shows How Deep The Ocean Is, And It Will Terrify You

The ocean covers more than 70% of the Earth's surface, yet we don't often realize just how truly deep and mysterious it is. National Ocean Service reports that around 95% of the ocean is unexplored, meaning that we really have no...

The ocean covers more than 70% of the Earth's surface, yet we don't often realize just how truly deep and mysterious it is. National Ocean Service reports that around 95% of...

How I Captured The Tesla Roadster Nearly 1 Million Miles From Earth

How I Captured The Tesla Roadster Nearly 1 Million Miles From Earth

This is the only full-color video you will ever see of the Tesla/FalconHeavy spacecraft cruising in outer space, showing 2 hours of travel through a field of stars, when the now famous Roadster was nearly 1 million km from Earth. Why the...

This is the only full-color video you will ever see of the Tesla/FalconHeavy spacecraft cruising in outer space, showing 2 hours of travel through a field of stars, when the now...

The Way This Anti-Vaxxer Gets Shut Down Is Brilliant

The Way This Anti-Vaxxer Gets Shut Down Is Brilliant

Like John Oliver has already said, when the Polio shot came out, people lined up for it like it was the latest iPhone. However, despite millions of lives different vaccines have saved so far, small groups have been - and still...

Like John Oliver has already said, when the Polio shot came out, people lined up for it like it was the latest iPhone. However, despite millions of lives different vaccines have...

I Find Cosmos Under My Microscope And With Microbial Plate – Microsmos

I Find Cosmos Under My Microscope And With Microbial Plate – Microsmos

I am a microbiologist Researcher by profession, an INFJ who has an interest in many topics including life and cosmos. Well, You all must be aware of the grand cosmos which our physicist, astronomers, Space agency etc study. But you would...

I am a microbiologist Researcher by profession, an INFJ who has an interest in many topics including life and cosmos. Well, You all must be aware of the grand cosmos which...

28 Psychological Experiments That Revealed Incredible And Uncomfortable Truths About Ourselves

28 Psychological Experiments That Revealed Incredible And Uncomfortable Truths About Ourselves

A Volkswagen initiative called The Fun Theory set out to prove that people's behaviour can be changed for the better by making mundane activities fun. In this experiment, they set up musical piano steps on the staircase of a Stockholm, Sweden...

A Volkswagen initiative called The Fun Theory set out to prove that people's behaviour can be changed for the better by making mundane activities fun. In this experiment, they set up...

A Lifetime In 60 Seconds

A Lifetime In 60 Seconds

If there's one thing skin care ads aren't famous for, it's honesty. A Norwegian pharmacy is doing away with all the airbrushing and editing for their latest campaign, however, and they've produced a poignant video that shows 'getting older' in a...

If there's one thing skin care ads aren't famous for, it's honesty. A Norwegian pharmacy is doing away with all the airbrushing and editing for their latest campaign, however, and they've...

This Cat-Inspired Robot From Japan Can Help To Cope With Anxiety

This Cat-Inspired Robot From Japan Can Help To Cope With Anxiety

If you are a very busy member of our modern society, Qoobo might be exactly what you need. Qoobo is a round cushion with a realistic cat tail that moves when the pillow is being petted. This unique robot was created by...

If you are a very busy member of our modern society, Qoobo might be exactly what you need. Qoobo is a round cushion with a realistic cat tail that moves when the...

10+ Science-Inspired Jewelry Pieces That No Science Geek Could Resist

10+ Science-Inspired Jewelry Pieces That No Science Geek Could Resist

We have already seen botanical jewelry, animal jewelry, and even book-inspired jewelry. If, however, you spend your days looking through a microscope and your nights are dedicated to gazing through a telescope, then Luk Cox and Idoya Lahortiga have accessories for...

We have already seen botanical jewelry, animal jewelry, and even book-inspired jewelry. If, however, you spend your days looking through a microscope and your nights are dedicated to gazing through a...

Genius Teacher’s ‘Bread Trick’ Shows Kids Why They Need To Wash Hands, And It’s Disgustingly Brilliant

Genius Teacher’s ‘Bread Trick’ Shows Kids Why They Need To Wash Hands, And It’s Disgustingly Brilliant

One teacher has come up with a brilliant, albeit slightly nauseating experiment that shows the potency of germs in full view, and it just might save a few sinuses this flu season.

One teacher has come up with a brilliant, albeit slightly nauseating experiment that shows the potency of germs in full view, and it just might save a few sinuses this flu...

A Trillion-Tonne Iceberg Just Broke Away From Antarctica, And Here’s Why It Should Worry Us All

A Trillion-Tonne Iceberg Just Broke Away From Antarctica, And Here’s Why It Should Worry Us All

Despite a recent trend of disbelief toward global warming, Mother Nature has just made herself clear. A giant, trillion-tonne iceberg has just broken away from Antarctic ice shelf, and it's an alarm we should all be heeding.

Despite a recent trend of disbelief toward global warming, Mother Nature has just made herself clear. A giant, trillion-tonne iceberg has just broken away from Antarctic ice shelf, and it's an...

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