Archive for April 11th, 2016

Third Generation Wedding Dress

Phyllis Traver got married in 1953 and wore a beautiful lace gown. In 1983, her daughter Susan wore the same dress when she got married. And in 2016, Julia Cain wore the same dress for her wedding! Each bride restyled an...

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4-Year Old Saves His Mom's Life

(Photo: WFAA)Misty Vaughn felt awful. She took her temperature. The thermometer read 105ºF. Then she passed out.She came very close to dying or suffering brain damage. But her son, 4-year old Camden, leaped into act...

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This May Be the Longest Snake Ever Captured

Construction workers in Penang, Malaysia, spotted a python curled up around a tree near their work site. They called the local civil defense department, who sent men out to capture the reticulated python. It took them ab...

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Jabba's Hookah Lounge - Just Look For The Slave Girls Dancing Out Front

Jabba's Hookah Lounge by DeepFriedArtIf you're looking for a fancy, upscale place to sit back and smoke a hookah in comfort then you should look elsewhere, but if you're looking for a seedy hookah lounge experience in a...

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Meet the People Who Make Naked and Afraid Blurry

(Image: Discovery)Naked and Afraid is a reality TV show that drops people into remote wilderness areas and tasks them with surviving for 21 days. They can take in no equipment at all--not even clothes.So the sta...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/04/11/Meet-the-People-Who-Make-Naked-and-Afraid-Blurry/

A Photo Manipulation History Timeline

People started manipulating images just a few decades after Niépce gave the world photography, and soon these altered images would change the face of history.Images, like the one above featuring Abraham Lincoln's...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/04/11/A-Photo-Manipulation-History-Timeline/

Toddler Falls Asleep While Skiing

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=buPcQpsd-SI](Video Link)Cody has had a long day on the slopes and he is done. He's checked out of the program and shut down for a nap, all while strapped into either skis or a sn...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/04/11/Toddler-Falls-Asleep-While-Skiing/

The Effects of LSD on Brain Scans

An experiment from a team at Imperial College London studied the effects of LSD on the brain by giving the drug to 20 experienced volunteers and then scanning their brains. You might wonder why this hasn’t been don...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/04/11/The-Effects-of-LSD-on-Brain-Scans/

Mesmerizing GIFs That Show How Things Are Made

(Image Link)Curious minds love to see how things are made, and watching machines crank out massive quantities of hockey pucks, beer, threaded bolts and crayons can be a lot of fun for both our eyeballs and our brains.(Im...

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Guess the WikiHow Article

This is a simple, yet often entertaining game. You are presented with an image from WikiHow. All you need to do is guess what article the image is from, from four options presented when you click the answer bar. Sure, th...

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Bowie, Texas Builds World's Largest Bowie Knife

The great James Bowie died defending Texas liberty at the Battle of the Alamo on March 6, 1836. Prior to that, he was most famous for adventuring across the southeastern United States. His favorite hobby was dueling and...

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The History of Adult Swim

First off, this video contains adult subject matter, possibly NSFW language, and flashing lights, if that’s a concern. Otherwise, it’s quite interesting. Ted Turner started the Cartoon Network because his hob...

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Ten Bizarre Solutions To Serious Problems

(Image Link)Problems need solutions or they become disasters, so when problems arise the solution minded leap into action and make the tough calls necessary to nip those problems in the bud.Worried about a skyrocketing s...

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First Look: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Millions of children learned to love reading when they were introduced to Harry Potter. They eagerly devoured each volume and then the movies, too. It’s been 19 years since the first book was published, and five ye...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/04/11/First-Look-Fantastic-Beasts-and-Where-to-Find-Them/

Poohkemon - You Catch More Critters With Honey Than With Vinegar

Poohkemon by ClayGrahamArtChristopher Robin used to be content spending his days chasing butterflies with Piglet or helping Pooh free himself from a honey related pickle, but then he discovered the joy of catching and c...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/04/11/Poohkemon-You-Catch-More-Critters-With-Honey-Than-With-Vinegar/

How Los Angeles Became Known As A City Of Palm Trees

(Los Angeles c.1908, via Library Of Congress)The palm tree has become a symbol of California and, more specifically, Los Angeles, but at the beginning of the 20th century pepper trees far outnumbered palms in L.A.So how...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/04/11/How-Los-Angeles-Became-Known-As-A-City-Of-Palm-Trees/

The Most and Least Meaningful Jobs

Payscale surveyed over two million workers about their job satisfaction and whether their work was meaningful, as in, did the work make the world a better place. They plotted the results on a interactive graph, which is...

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Spread Warm Feelings Wherever You Go With These Funny Love Themed T-Shirts

King Of The Bacon by DooomcatLove is a very unique feeling, and it can make even the most stoic and cold-hearted person turn into a gibbering maniac when they're under the effect of that powerful emotional drug.Deadpool...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/04/11/Spread-Warm-Feelings-Wherever-You-Go-With-These-Funny-Love-Themed-T-Shirts/

18 Winning Facts About Bend It Like Beckham

The 2002 movie Bend It Like Beckham introduced us to Keira Knightley (before Pirates of the Caribbean) and Parminder Nagra (before ER). Written, produced, and directed by Gurinder Chadha, it wa...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/04/11/18-Winning-Facts-About-Bend-It-Like-Beckham/

How a Geologist Designed the Perfect App for the Window Seat

(Photo: Raita Futo)You can look out the window on the airplane and see beautiful mountains, seas, islands, rivers, and more. What are you looking at? There's an app for that.Shane Loeffler, a geologist, developed Flyover...

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Coming to America Through Beringia

The following article is from the book Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader Nature Calls.Twelve thousand years ago, if humans or animals felt like walking from Asia to North America, all they had to do was hea...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/04/11/Coming-to-America-Through-Beringia/

Meet the "Micro-Engraver" Who Works Between Heartbeats to Keep His Hand Steady

That is a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II made on a speck of gold inside the eye of a needle. It's only 1 millimeter across.Graham Short is perhaps the world's greatest micro-engraver. He inscribes detailed images th...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/04/11/Meet-the-Micro-Engraver-Who-Works-Between-Heartbeats-to-Keep-His-Hand-Steady/

Internet Mapping Glitch Wreaks Havoc on Kansas Farm

MaxMind, a digital mapping company, has an algorithm that can pinpoint many IP addresses, in case someone needs to find out geographically where a certain computer (or computer user) is, usually in cases of hacking, scam...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/04/11/Internet-Mapping-Glitch-Wreaks-Havoc-on-Kansas-Farm/

Pull Me to Life

This is Pull Me to Life by Juno Jeon, a designer based in Eindoven, the Netherlands. This uniquely designed cabinet flips over little wooden paddles as the drawer opens and closes. The outside changes color from...

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