Learn what would happen if an asteroid with a diameter of 310 miles (500 km) hit the Earth. Destination: The Pacific Ocean.
image credit It started innocently enough, as a charitable institution. But eventually, Bethlem Royal Hospital in London, UK, became known as Bedlam, one of the worst places in the entire world.
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image credit Hybrid cars, computers, those terrible smartphone games everyone's hooked on: humanity has come a long way since our cave-dwelling, hunting-and-gathering, Quasimodo-looking forefathers.
Mike Wood has been wood caving for over 35 years. Many of his pieces can be seen at the Elmwood Zoo in Norristown PA., USA.
image credit Pictures of the incredible crayon-making process at the Crayola factory in Easton, Pennsylvania, USA.
image credit: zherun The enormous Phra Dhammakaya Temple on the outskirts of Bangkok is renowned throughout Thailand for its mass ceremonies.
Watch what happens when you mix Coca-Cola with milk. Phosphoric acid molecules attach to the milk giving them more density while the remaining liquid that makes up the milk and Coca-Cola now being lighter floats on top.
image credit: nate2b Ice hotels are an experience that should be on every traveler's bucket list. With the coolest amenities and epic winter wonderland activities, these frosty hotels make for the ultimate wintertime vacay.
image credit: discoste In Guatemala culture, afterlife is highly celebrated, and this cultural aspect is readily visible in their cemeteries.
image credit Olive Oatman (1837-1903) was a woman whose family was killed in 1851 when she was fourteen in today's Arizona by a Native American tribe, possibly the Yavapai, who captured and enslaved her and her sister and later sold them to the Mohave people.
OTTO is a video created with the intention to talk in a metaphorical and abstract way about the natural circle of events, which often switches the rules of the characters involved.
image credit This isn't another story about that dress, or at least, not really. It's about the way that humans see the world, and how until we have a way to describe something, even something so fundamental as a color, we may not even notice that it's there.
image credit Through a little gateway on Fleet Street in London lies the Temple, the inner sanctum of Britain's legal profession.
Sweet Cocoon is a 3D animated short about two insects that decide to help a struggling caterpillar in her metamorphosis.
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A short documentary profiling Rich and Dee Gibson who spend their lives pursuing their passion for blowing things up.
A step by step video of making a dandelion paperweight using resin and a real dandelion. It has a glass-like look when complete.
image credit Black rats may not have been to blame for numerous outbreaks of the bubonic plague across Europe.
image credit Tea is only second to water when it comes to beverage popularity - so popular that it's consumed as much as coffee, soft drinks, and alcohol combined.