Archive for September 9th, 2019

Taking a Break from Screens

<p>Does your head hurt from looking at a screen all day? Try relaxing by looking at <em>something else</em> on the same screen, as <a href="http://maximumble.thebookofbiff.com/2019/09/09...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Taking-a-Break-from-Screens/

82-Year Old Grandma Beats up Robber with Her Cane

<p>June Turner, 82, was working at a newsstand in Hanley, Staffordshire, UK when a man entered her store and demanded money. He took cash and cigarettes and tried to make off with the whole cash register wh...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/82-Year-Old-Grandma-Beats-up-Robber-with-Her-Cane/

Changing Your Bed Sheets: How Often Should You Do It?

<p>As we sleep snugly under our bed sheets, many things attach to them and accumulate like dead skin cells, body oils, and dust mites which could be the source of several problems like acne or allergies. So...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Changing-Your-Bed-Sheets-How-Often-Should-You-Do-It/

Geotagged Photos Can Kill, US Army Warns

<p><span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">In the age of location-based social media platforms, GPS features in the user’s phone are used by platforms...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Geotagged-Photos-Can-Kill-US-Army-Warns/

Spider-Man: Far From Home Concept Art Shows Spidey Fighting an Army of Iron Man Zombies

<p>GeekTyrant has a<a href="https://geektyrant.com/news/killer-spider-man-far-from-home-concept-art-includes-spidey-fighting-an-army-iron-man-zombies" target="_blank"> neat post fe...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Spider-Man-Far-From-Home-Concept-Art-Shows-Spidey-Fighting-an-Army-of-Iron-Man-Zombies/

Catch of a Lifetime: A Bizarre Fish with Two Mouths

<p>Instead of the usual catch, Debbie Geddes caught an <a href="https://www.geek.com/news/angler-catches-bizarre-fish-with-two-mouths-in-upstate-new-york-1801090/" target="_blank">...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Catch-of-a-Lifetime-A-Bizarre-Fish-with-Two-Mouths/

Which Face is Real?

Do you think you can tell a photograph of a real human face from one generated by artificial intelligence? It's not that easy! At Which Face is Real, you are presented with two pictures at a time. One of the images is of...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Which-Face-is-Real/

Here’s How To Do Disney World With Kids

<p><span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Do you have plans to head over to Disney World? With the amusement park’s huge area, along with the abundanc...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Here-s-How-To-Do-Disney-World-With-Kids/

A Pool Full Of Alcohol Can Solve New York’s Rat Problem, Officials Say

<p><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">In New York’s continuing battle against the rodents that frequent the city, officials reveal the latest machination against the rats. According to...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/A-Pool-Full-Of-Alcohol-Can-Solve-New-York-s-Rat-Problem-Officials-Say/

Behold! The Worm That Literally Died in Its Tracks

<p>Over 500 million years ago, there was a worm that resembled an ear of wheat. It moved along an area of sediment underwater. It then paused, then left a detailed imprint in the wet earth, moved a little m...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Behold-The-Worm-That-Literally-Died-in-Its-Tracks/

A Man Who Spent 17 Years in Jail After A Wrong Eyewitness Testimony

This Louisiana man spent 17 years in jail simply because “he looked like he was a serial robber.”“Oh, this is such a scary story,” the reporter said. “Those who have been exonerated by DNA e...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/A-Man-Who-Spent-17-Years-in-Jail-After-A-Wrong-Eyewitness-Testimony/

Study Finds Out That Vegetarian Diet Could Decrease Heart Disease Risk, But Increase Stroke Risk

<p>Researchers from Oxford University found out that vegetarians have a lower risk of coronary heart disease compared to meat-eaters. However, they may have a greater risk of getting a stroke. However, the...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Study-Finds-Out-That-Vegetarian-Diet-Could-Decrease-Heart-Disease-Risk-But-Increase-Stroke-Risk/

This Woman Saved 97 Stray Dogs From Hurricane Dorian

<p><span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">In a feat of kindheartedness, a woman saved a bunch of stray dogs from Hurricane Dorian as it hit the Bahamas. The...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/This-Woman-Saved-97-Stray-Dogs-From-Hurricane-Dorian/

This Mathematician Tries To Use Math to Find Love

<p>A few years ago, Bobby Seagull sat down and tried to work out why he had been so unlucky in life. “I was 32 or 33, I was single, I loved maths and science – I thought: ‘Can I use maths...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/This-Mathematician-Tries-To-Use-Math-to-Find-Love/

This Japanese Company Lets You Rent Some Friends

<p><span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">People love to flex their life and achievements on social media platforms. If one wanted to flaunt their outings w...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/This-Japanese-Company-Lets-You-Rent-Some-Friends/

Music Therapy Helps Children Facing Post-Hurricane Trauma in Puerto Rico

Months after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, a lot of children reported PTSD. One of the ways psychologists and officials decided to help children on their path to recovery was to provide them with art education and wor...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Music-Therapy-Helps-Children-Facing-Post-Hurricane-Trauma-in-Puerto-Rico/

The Many Faces of Wolverine

<p>Check this out, Bub! This <a href="https://dribbble.com/shots/3048073-The-many-faces-of-Wolverine" target="_blank">awesome animated gif of Wolverine</a> in his many attire...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/The-Many-Faces-of-Wolverine/

Friendly Reminder from a Trucker: Put Your Phone Down

<p>This semi-trailer truck has a public service announcement for fellow drivers on the road, though if you were on the phone while driving you probably wouldn't see this on your rear view mirror. Via <a...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Friendly-Reminder-from-a-Trucker-Put-Your-Phone-Down/

Light Phone: A Minimalist Phone the Size Slightly Larger Than a Business Card

<p>Smartphones today are jam-packed with features that border on the silly (<a href="https://www.neatorama.com/2018/11/09/Foldable-Phones-are-Coming/" target="_blank">folding phone...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Light-Phone-A-Minimalist-Phone-the-Size-Slightly-Larger-Than-a-Business-Card/

The Worst Job in Professional Basketball

A very small minority of college basketball stars go on to play professionally. Of those, some play in the NBA, some are on minor league teams, and some play overseas. Whoever they play for, they all get to win a game oc...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/The-Worst-Job-in-Professional-Basketball/

A Uniquely Canadian Bumper Sticker: Sorry For Driving So Close In Front Of You

<p>Q: How do you get a Canadian to apologize? </p><p>A: Step on their foot.</p><p>Canadians apologize so much that they had to pass a law called the <a href="https://www.onta...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/A-Uniquely-Canadian-Bumper-Sticker-Sorry-For-Driving-So-Close-In-Front-Of-You/

Cave Digger: This Man Spent 25 Years in the Desert, Carving Magnificent Caves

View this post on Instagram A place I'd love to see again. Ra Paulette's sandstone caves in New Mexico. The coolest art work I've ever walked around in. A post shared by Colby Moore (@c...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Cave-Digger-This-Man-Spent-25-Years-in-the-Desert-Carving-Magnificent-Caves/

This Precious Box of Charms Excavated in Pompeii Might Have been Owned by a Sorceress

This astounding discovery of more than 100 amulets, lucky charms, and precious gems in the Ancient Roman ruins of Pompeii was believed to have belonged to a sorceress who may have died more than two milennia ago in the v...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/This-Precious-Box-of-Charms-Excavated-in-Pompeii-Might-Have-been-Owned-by-a-Sorceress/

Baby Mail: Back When Children Were Sent in the Mail

<p>Ever thought of sending children in the mail? Well, these people didn’t think of it - they DID it!</p><p>Back in 1913, <a href="https://www.kqed.org/pop/102027/we-used-to-be-abl...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Baby-Mail-Back-When-Children-Were-Sent-in-the-Mail/

Oxy-Acetylene Explosions at Ultra-High Speed

Finnish adventurers Lauri and Anni Vuohensilta (previously at Neatorama) are obviously doing well with their YouTube videos, as their toys get more and more elaborate and expensive. So if they can afford this expensive c...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Oxy-Acetylene-Explosions-at-Ultra-High-Speed/

The Brady Bunch Kids Come Home

It was fifty years ago this month that the TV series The Brady Bunch premiered. It ran for five years, and has been in syndication ever since. HGTV is celebrating that milestone with a huge project: renovating t...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/The-Brady-Bunch-Kids-Come-Home/

Bloomia: An Indoor Tulip Haven

<p>Inside <a href="https://www.washingtonian.com/2019/09/06/where-whole-foods-locally-grown-tulips-come-from/" target="_blank">Bloomia's 42-acre warehouse facility</a>, locat...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Bloomia-An-Indoor-Tulip-Haven/

Smoking Shelters: From Cozy Huts to Run-down Nooks

<p>Since there are places where smoking in public is illegal, designated areas have been set up so that anyone can light a cigarette and puff one out. However, not all smoking shelters are created equal.<...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Smoking-Shelters-From-Cozy-Huts-to-Run-down-Nooks/

Pit Bull Plays Dead to Avoid Getting Nails Clipped

<p>Not a lot of dogs enjoy being groomed. Some do, but many don't like it. And they do whatever it takes just to escape the agony of getting bathed or having their nails clipped. In this case, <a href=&q...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/Pit-Bull-Plays-Dead-to-Avoid-Getting-Nails-Clipped/

'El Camino' and the Return of Walter White

<p>Well, not exactly. We can get our hopes up that Walter White will make a comeback because of some leaked photos from the filming of 'El Camino' but it is generally thought that the character died at the...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/09/El-Camino-and-the-Return-of-Walter-White/








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