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The Weirdest Competition on Earth
Image via riaupos No, cycling on top of a pole is not a new extreme sport. But we’ve got just the thing for a cold and dreary winter day: watching Indonesia’s Independence Day celeb
The Greatest Works of Guerrilla Gardening
From Melbourne to Montreal, from Calgary to Camberwell, an underground urban movement has grown through the world’s cities – sowing the seeds of environmentalism…
8 Old Wives Tales that are Actually True
Old wives tales are often scoffed at but many have scientific evidence to show why you should listen to your mother. Take a look at some of the more surprising findings.
Brown Recluse: The Deadly Spider That Hides in Your Clothes
The Brown Recluse Spider has been known to kill – and as a spider that lives indoors you should be on your guard!
10 Most Brutal Execution Methods of Ancient Civilization
Almost beyond imagining, these are some of the most gruesome and devilish execution methods. A walk back in time to look at our ancient but barbarous civilizations.
5 Most Deadly Spiders on Earth
Spiders are unique and wonderful creatures but the five shown here are the most deadliest known to man.
The Paraglider Who Fell 32,600ft and Survived
A story about the ‘World’s Luckiest Woman’, who survived being sucked up into a thunderstorm and soaring to a height above that of Mt Everest in a paraglider.
The Ghostly History of England's Silent Pool
While the serene and notably clear waters of the Silent Pool offer solace and peace to some, to others the place is a site of murder, revenge and lingering spirits.
10 Most Incredible Eyes in the Animal Kingdom
The top 10 incredible, beautiful and specialised eyes in the animal kingdom. Ever.