Forrest Fenn is a millionaire who hid a treasure chest in the Rocky Mountains. Adventure seekers look for clues based on a poem he published in his book, The Thrill of the Chase, with hopes of claiming the million-dollar treasure. John Burnett/NPR Somewhere in the Rocky Mountains, there is a bronze chest filled with gold […]
Nachos are a Tex-Mex dish from northern Mexico. The dish is composed of tortilla chips covered with cheese or cheese-based sauce, and is often served as a snack. More elaborate versions add more ingredients and can be served as a main dish.
For hundreds of years, fishermen in Taiwan have been using a technique called fire fishing to catch sardines. The technique involves lighting bamboo sticks on fire and holding them over the sides of their fishing boats. Although it may sound a bit odd, the act of fire fishing is just as visually stimulating as it […]
Would you transform your smartphone into a horrible mutant creature? Here are the organic, disturbing and far too realistic phone cases of Morgan Loebel, carving horrible and scary monsters with great talent, creating some amazing accessories for smartphones. Teeth, eyes and dripping flesh, you can find his creations on his Etsy shop.
Thomas Annan (1829 -1887) was the son of a Fife farmer and flax spinner and lived for most of his life in Glasgow. After training and working as a copperplate engraver, he set up a photographic studio in Sauchiehall Street in 1857. Annan concentrated initially on architectural photography but then turned his attention to portraits. […]
Airplane is one of the greatest invention man has ever created and since then, various kinds of innovation and safety precautions have been put into it to make flying safer. However, despite the innovations, accidents still happens. Because of that, an inventor named Vladimir Tatarenko has come up with an idea, which he has been […]
Coulrophobia is the informal term for being afraid of clowns. The reason the term coulrophobia is considered informal is because it is not listed as a specific mental disorder in the DSM-5. Still, though, the fear of clowns is very real to a lot of people. Research into the matter says that traditional clown makeup […]
When you hear birds chirping in the springtime, it’s safe to say that they’re calling out to potential mates. Because it’s such an ordinary sound, it probably doesn’t occur to you that it could be the last time that bird’s call is ever heard. While it’s a far-fetched idea, that was the thought going through […]