Archive for October 15th, 2017

I Accidentally Became Famous In Another Country

A few years ago, Buzzfeed senior editor Erin Chack pulled an idea out of thin air and wrote a post about Malta. It went viral, and she explains how that can make your life really weird for a while. But she eventually vis...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/10/15/I-Accidentally-Became-Famous-In-Another-Country/

Praying Mantises Are Preying On Birds, And Zoologists Want To Know Why

(Image Link)Praying mantises are known for their strange alien appearance, their inspiration of a kung fu form, and the fact that females bite the male's head off and devour his body for nourishment after mating.But did...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/10/15/Praying-Mantises-Are-Preying-On-Birds-And-Zoologists-Want-To-Know-Why/

Sci-Fi Universe Logic That Falls Apart In Three Steps

Rules, laws, and logic help us set up a science fiction universe so that we can understand the story we're about to hear. But following the rules isn't very exciting, and you need excitement for people to want to see you...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/10/15/Sci-Fi-Universe-Logic-That-Falls-Apart-In-Three-Steps/

People Are Going Ape For This Guy's Massive King Kong Halloween Display

Halloweenies like to go big with their decorations, putting their love of the holiday on display for the entire neighborhood to see, and their hard work is either rewarded with cheers or jeers.But there's one neighborhoo...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/10/15/People-Are-Going-Ape-For-This-Guys-Massive-King-Kong-Halloween-Display/

Happy Carldays! - Somewhere, Something Incredible Is Waiting To Be Known

Happy Carldays! by PacalinWhen science is under attack by the ignorant and ill-informed we must embrace our scientific passions even more, and pay tribute to the minds who first got us interested in our scientific pur...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/10/15/Happy-Carldays-Somewhere-Something-Incredible-Is-Waiting-To-Be-Known/

2017 Quebec City Comic Con Cosplay

The annual Quebec City Comic Con brought out thousands of French Canadian geeks this weekend. Some were there to show off their fandoms and amazing cosplay creations. Our friends from Geeks Are Sexy were there each day,...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/10/15/2017-Quebec-City-Comic-Con-Cosplay/

Most Cooking Shows Vs. American Cooking Shows

Overly competitive cooking shows seem so pointless to me because the last thing I want at a restaurant is some panicked cook making the food as fast as they can while the head chef curses loudly at them.But American comp...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/10/15/Most-Cooking-Shows-Vs-American-Cooking-Shows/

Extraordinary Kids in Zero Gravity

In a collaboration between Les Chevaliers du Ciel (The Knights Of Heaven), the European Space Agency (ESA), and noveSpace (a company that operates a vomit comet), a group of disabled kids got to experience weightlessness...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/10/15/Extraordinary-Kids-in-Zero-Gravity/

Hilarious Instances of Petty Revenge

Sometimes you just can't help but want to punish someone even if their "crime" against you is relatively minor. Fortunately, you don't actually have to take your own petty revenge if you just read about someone else gett...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/10/15/Hilarious-Instances-of-Petty-Revenge/

Warning for Dog Walkers

WhiteWalkerWaterboy noticed his retired neighbor found a novel way to say, "Get off my lawn!" Think this will cause dog walkers to avoid it? Redditors discussed the use of dihydrogen oxide. Alternate names include dihydr...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/10/15/Warning-for-Dog-Walkers/

Truck Driver Carrying 200-Foot-Long Turbine Blade Makes Extremely Tight Turn Onto Bridge

Wind farms provide Scotland with much of its power these days, and the Scottish Government would like to have 100% of Scotland's energy to come from renewable energy technology like wind turbines.Before these massive tur...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/10/15/Truck-Driver-Carrying-200-Foot-Long-Turbine-Blade-Makes-Extremely-Tight-Turn-Onto-Bridge/

The Creepiest Urban Legend in Every State

Last week you got to read 50 ghost stories, one from each of the US states. Now we have another round of stories, all different as far as I can tell. These are urban legends (even though some are rural). They are stories...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/10/15/The-Creepiest-Urban-Legend-in-Every-State/

Apple Bobbing Chicken Style

What we consider low hanging fruit is a struggle for a chicken to procure, and humans take for granted how easy it is for us to simply pluck an apple off a tree and take a bite.But an apple is quite the prize for a chick...

https://www.neatorama.com/2017/10/15/Apple-Bobbing-Chicken-Style/




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