Archive for September 13th, 2019

Map reveals the most underrated place in each U.S. state

<p>Of course, you've already heard of New York City, San Francisco, and Los Angeles, but America is home to a number of incredibly underrated cities and places that often go overlooked.</p><p>&a...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Map-reveals-the-most-underrated-place-in-each-U-S-state/

Bone Marrow May Determine A Woman’s Fertility

<p>Yale researchers in the peer-reviewed journal PLOS Biology reported that a woman’s bone marrow may dictate if a woman will be able to start and sustain pregnancy. According to the study, when the e...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Bone-Marrow-May-Determine-A-Woman-s-Fertility/

An iPhone 11 Parody

<p>John Douglas, also known as Jacksfilms, has been releasing iPhone parodies for every single phone release ever since the time of iPhone 3Gs.</p><p>With the recent release of the iPhone 11, it...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/An-iPhone-11-Parody/

A Game That Lets You Be A Troll

<p>Online disinformation is a rampant problem on the Internet, and the best solution against it is an informed society which thinks critically. In other words, society must be educated. However, the problem...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/A-Game-That-Lets-You-Be-A-Troll/

The Reason Why Earth is Biologically Diverse

<p>Life on Earth is, indeed, something wonderful. It is diverse and it displays striking geographical global patterns in biodiversity. But what determines these global patterns? This has been the question o...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/The-Reason-Why-Earth-is-Biologically-Diverse/

Men Hired to Test Iowa Courthouse Security Arrested After They Did the Job Too Well

On Wednesday, burglars tripped an alarm at the Dallas County Courthouse in Iowa. Police found two men in the courthouse, who offered a completely reasonable excuse for their presence. They said they had been hired by the...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Men-Hired-to-Test-Iowa-Courthouse-Security-Arrested-After-They-Did-the-Job-Too-Well/

The Critical Need To Develop New Methods of Manufacturing Fuels

<p>Most of the materials needed to sustain our modern daily living such as fuels, pharmaceuticals, and other commodity materials, come from non-renewable resources. Since they are non-renewable, these mater...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/The-Critical-Need-To-Develop-New-Methods-of-Manufacturing-Fuels/

Vacuum-Sealed Families by Photographer Hal

<p>Japanese artist Haruhiko Kawaguchi, also known as Photographer Hal, is famous for his <a href="https://www.designboom.com/art/photographer-hal-vacuum-seals-families-homes-08-30-2019/" target...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Vacuum-Sealed-Families-by-Photographer-Hal-2/

Pesticides and Its Effects on Birds

<p>Neonicotinoid is the most widely used pesticide in the world. It has been implicated to have caused the dropping of bee populations, and now new research suggests another harmful effect of the pesticide,...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Pesticides-and-Its-Effects-on-Birds/

Melbourne’s Iconic Buildings Inspired Monumental Cake Competition

<p>If you're an architecture geek, you'll love this!</p><p>In its 150<sup>th</sup> anniversary, University of Melbourne hosted a competition in baking. The theme “Batter, Bake...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Melbourne-s-Iconic-Buildings-Inspired-Monumental-Cake-Competition/

The Legend of the Green Man

A Pennsylvania urban legend about a green man, or "Charlie No Face," has been circulating in western Pennsylvania since the 1950s. It seems like just a campfire story, but there's a kernel of truth behind it. Simon Whist...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/The-Legend-of-the-Green-Man/

The 2019 Ig Nobel Prizes

The Annals of Improbable Research awarded their 2019 Ig Nobel Prizes on Thursday evening in a ceremony at Harvard's Sanders Theatre. These are bestowed every year for research that makes one laugh, and then makes one thi...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/The-2019-Ig-Nobel-Prizes/

Using Lightning Flashes To Shed Light on Storm Behavior

<p>Taking a photo of a lightning takes extreme patience and high-tech camera equipment. However, successfully capturing lightning is well worth it.</p><p>Now, researchers also capture lightning,...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Using-Lightning-Flashes-To-Shed-Light-on-Storm-Behavior/

Getting Ready For Artemis 1

<p>NASA is giving its best in getting its new, moon-bound rocket and spacecraft ready for its next space mission, Artemis 1, which aims to eventually land people on the lunar surface. The new video from NAS...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Getting-Ready-For-Artemis-1/

Scooby-Doo is Fifty Years Old Today

<p>I just realized Scooby-Doo is only 10 months older than me. Most of my life I've had the impression that the classic Hanna-Barbera cartoon was younger than me. Fifty years ago today, on Sept. 13, 1969,...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Scooby-Doo-is-Fifty-Years-Old-Today/

Vegan Woman Took Her Neighbors to Court for Cooking Meat Barbeque

Cilla Carden, a vegan from Perth, was frustrated with her two neighbors cooking meat barbeque in their own backyards. This moved her to bring them to court!According to Carden, she couldn’t enjoy her backyard walk...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Vegan-Woman-Took-Her-Neighbors-to-Court-for-Cooking-Meat-Barbeque/

Wrinkles the Clown

Remember the creepy clown scare of 2016? Even before that, there was a viral clown that you may have missed. In 2014, a surveillance video of a clown hiding under a child's bed caused a stir. As strange as that was, the...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Wrinkles-the-Clown/

How Can We Do Nothing?

<p><span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">There are days where we have the strong urge to laze around and do nothing. Doing nothing might consist of you lyi...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/How-Can-We-Do-Nothing/

Sony PlayStation's X Button Is Actually Called The Cross Button

<p><span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">PlayStation players, here’s a revelation for you: your heavily-used X button should not be called the &ldquo...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Sony-PlayStation-s-X-Button-Is-Actually-Called-The-Cross-Button/

Here’s Why We Believe Fake News

<p><span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">In an age when technology can make information easily and readily available for users, along with the age of an &l...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Here-s-Why-We-Believe-Fake-News/

Domino’s Pizza Now Sells Tsundere Pizzas in Japan

<p><span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Pizza is a perfect and stable comfort food for anyone, especially for someone whose ideal way to spend the night i...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Domino-s-Pizza-Now-Sells-Tsundere-Pizzas-in-Japan/

This Fourth Grader Was Bullied For His Handmade Shirt, But Now It’s An Official Merchandise

<p><span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(34, 34, 34);">A fourth-grader was bullied for wearing a handmade University of Tennessee shirt, an orange t-shirt pinned with...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/This-Fourth-Grader-Was-Bullied-For-His-Handmade-Shirt-But-Now-It-s-An-Official-Merchandise/

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 Winners

The Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition has announced its 2019 winners. The competition, now in its 11th year, is a collaboration between the Royal Observatory Greenwich, Insight Investment,...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Astronomy-Photographer-of-the-Year-2019-Winners/

Student IDs the Way They Should Be

It’s a whole new world #NFID20 pic.twitter.com/hxsTICBNjG— Kamilla Baybayova (@kamii__bb) September 12, 2019 The idea of high school students needing to carry ID only came about when schools grew too large...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Student-IDs-the-Way-They-Should-Be/

Crying Boy Gained a Friend in His First Day of School

Like most of us have experienced before, the first day of class has always been overwhelming. Most kids are afraid to go to school because they will be separated from their parents.Cooner Crites, 8, upon reaching his sch...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Crying-Boy-Gained-a-Friend-in-His-First-Day-of-School/

Wedding Nightmares That'll Make You Glad You're Single

A list of reader-submitted wedding catastrophes includes much drunkenness, desertion, police intervention, infidelity, and vomiting, plus one fart and one fire, although they aren't in the same story. No wedding is perfe...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Wedding-Nightmares-Thatll-Make-You-Glad-Youre-Single/

When Distractions Distort Reality

<p>A new study published online recently in the Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance suggests that distractions may alter our perception of what’s real, “making u...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/When-Distractions-Distort-Reality/

Newly-Discovered Electric Eel Can Deliver a Shocking 860 Volts

<p>Researchers who discovered the eel species in the Amazon say that it's "the strongest bioelectricity generator known." It can deliver 860 volts, which is well over the current record of 650 vol...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Newly-Discovered-Electric-Eel-Can-Deliver-a-Shocking-860-Volts/

It’s time this Kitschiest of Obscure Vintage Treasures had a Comeback

Have you ever seen something like this? Maybe in an antique store, or maybe in a china cabinet of someone's home? This is called an epergne, and it was very popular during the Victorian era. It's strangely fancy, but wha...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Its-time-this-Kitschiest-of-Obscure-Vintage-Treasures-had-a-Comeback/

Scientists Try to Make a Knife out of Frozen Human Poop

<p>Is it possible to make a functional knife blade out of human poop? Researchers at Kent State University tried their best.</p><p>They actually had a not ridiculous reason: they were testing a...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/09/13/Scientists-Try-to-Make-a-Knife-out-of-Frozen-Human-Poop/




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