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Top 10 Luckiest People In The World

Some people, despite all the black cats and broken mirrors in the world, seem to have all the luck. These 10 people take that luck to the extreme, making fate seem more than just a philosophy. Bill Morgan When his car collided with a truck and he was crushed under the impact,...

Top 10 Stories About The Dead Reaching Out To The Living

The afterlife is a subject that both fascinates and terrifies. Where do people’s souls go when they die? Do some really die, see heaven or hell, then wake up to spend the rest of their lives telling others about what they saw, and what is waiting on the other side? Can...

Top 10 Fascinating Unfinished Paintings That Will Blow Your Mind

What causes a painting to be left unfinished? Did the artist run out of inspiration? Did their commission money dry up? Did they get bored, frustrated, or disenchanted? Did the artist or their subject die before completion? Behind every picture lies a story, and that is especially true of...

Top 10 Butterfly Effects That Completely Changed The World

Sometimes, a small, seemingly meaningless decision can change everything. Some of the biggest moments in the last century hinged on minor decisions. Little things—like a barber leaving out a copy of Reader’s Digest, or a driver taking a wrong turn—sparked a chain of events that changed world leaders and started...

Top 8 Most Inspiring TED Talks on Psychology

Humans, we all know, are strange, irrational, beautiful creatures who often act in weird and wonderful ways. That makes us hard to deal with sometimes, but it also makes us totally fascinating. All our quirks are fuel for psychologists, who spend their professional lives trying to dig into our heads, uncovering...

Top 10 Jaw-Dropping Videos Of Amazing Scientific Phenomena

Life is full of wonders that most of us will never see. From the quantum to the cosmic, there are forces at play all around us that shape and mold our world. Most of them are readily visible in day-to-day life, but underneath the veneer of reality lies a...

Top 10 Diabolical Spy Weapons

The Bond movies popularized spy weapons, but real-life intelligence organizations had their own clever tools of the trade. The weapons on this list give us a glimpse into the realm of cloaks and daggers and make us wonder what else is out there that hasn’t been declassified. The Mole [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9cipyPJJdnM?feature=oembed] In...

Top 10 Ways Urine Can Shape The Future

While people generally don’t think much about what role pee plays in advancing humanity, the answer may surprise you. Scientists believe that the uses of urine may just be as endless as its supply. With technology ever advancing and our knowledge of science increasing, scientists are finding more and...

Top 10 Very Successful Liars From History

Spinning a yarn, telling a tall tale, or flat out lying. Whatever you want to call it, these folks weren’t afraid to do it, and it didn’t prevent them from creating impressive legacies, being beloved, or amassing wealth. Benjamin Franklin Photo credit: Joseph Duplessis We may never know for sure what Benjamin...

Top 10 Unforgivable Crimes Banks Have Committed

Wells Fargo’s recent indiscretion has cost thousands of people jobs and the company millions of dollars (as well as their reputation). This might seem like the worst banking scam ever perpetrated, but that is not the case. As long as we have been trusting our money to banks, corrupt people...

Top 10 Weird Sources of Energy

The pressing need to find new alternative sources of energy has motivated the scientific community to think a little more outside the box – to put it mildly. Besides the more common options (solar panels, wind turbines, nuclear reactors, etc.), some research has focused on several rather peculiar sources...

Top 10 Credible Claims Of Alien Abduction

There are many claims of alien abduction every year across the world. Most are best to be taken with a pinch of salt. Some of them, however, are both more intriguing and credible than the rest. Particularly those that are little known about, usually due to the persons involved...

Top 10 Shocking Facts About Famous Writers

Famous authors are a constant source of fascination and intrigue. They open their minds to the public by creating characters and worlds that we take into our hearts, which makes us feel as though we know them. Meanwhile, the authors themselves remain distant and closed figures. When we try to...

Top 10 Bizarre Attempts To Make Money From Outer Space

People always want to make money. Most people are also fascinated by outer space and space travel. It takes a special type of person to combine those two desires and attempt to make money from spaceflight and space research. But some people have done just that. 1997 NASA Mars Court Case When...

Top 10 Hidden Costs Of Shopping At The Dollar Store

When shopping in a dollar store and looking over those amazingly cheap party supplies, toys, craft supplies, plug-in phones, power-surge bars, and frying pans . . . we need to ask ourselves, “How can anyone make a profit selling these items for a buck (or two) retail?” Well, the answer is...

Top 10 Wonderfully Anomalous Celestial Bodies

The universe is so impossibly huge that you’re bound to find duplicates, and many stars, planets, or other bodies may, at least on the surface, appear identical. But there are also innumerable outliers that are excitingly unlike their kin. A Hot Jupiter With Three Suns Photo credit: M. Kornmesser/ESO Astronomers have documented...

Top 10 Crazy Ways Actors Prepared For Drug Addict Roles

Method acting has always been preferred by some Hollywood actors who sought to perfect their craft and create an authentic performance. But playing the part of a drug addict can be especially tricky, as actors can only dive in so far when it comes to immersing themselves into their...

Top 10 Bizarre And Radical Solutions To Global Problems

Our planet is beset with so many challenges. Some problems are beyond our control, while most are of our own doing. Though many solutions have been implemented, the majority of these global problems remain unresolved primarily because the answers that have been proposed are ineffective. Because of this, several...

Top 10 Incredible Cutting-Edge Technologies In Development

Don’t give up on flying cars or hoverboards just yet! As technology marches relentlessly on, everything goes into development sooner or later—as demonstrated by the existence of these things, which we’ll almost certainly see within our lifetimes. Artificial Gills Inventors have long sought an underwater breathing apparatus that doesn’t store oxygen, but...

Top 10 Futuristic Gadgets You Never Knew Your Bathroom Needed

Sure, there are plenty of smart products that can help out in the living room, office, kitchen, or playroom. However, did you know there are also undeniably cool gadgets that can upgrade your bathroom? That’s right—there are tons of smart products designed specifically for the bathroom, and they’re more useful...

Top 10 Totally Unexpected Uses For Common Elements

In the 200 or so years that mankind has been arranging and grouping elements, we have discovered 118 of them, and we have figured out what most of them are good for. Oxygen is for breathing, helium is for having a good time without getting the police involved, gold...

Top 10 Tech Products That Probably Will Be Out Of Existence By 2025

If there's one thing that's constant in the world of technology, it's change. And almost without exception, that change inevitably applies to tech products that at one time seemed crucial to maintaining our current standards of living.  So which are next in line for obsolescence? Read on to see why...

Top 10 Futuristic Forms Of Transportation We Could See Soon

Planes, trains, and automobiles may have carried us through the 20th century, but these days, they’re old news. The transportation of the future will be more along the lines of magnetic levitation, jetpacks, and zip lines that fit in a backpack—and they could be here sooner than you think. Hyperloop Picture...

Top 10 Crazy Non-Lethal Weapons

Over the last few hundred years, humans as a whole have gradually become much less harsh and violent in the way we deal with problems. So, when you consider that necessity is the mother of invention, it’s not surprising that humans have also come up with much more gentle...

Top 10 Victorian Era Inventions That Were Ahead Of Their Time

From railroads to telephones, and from bicycles to electric lights, the world in 1900 was very different from the world of 1800. Of course, for every successful invention, there were hundreds of failures—ideas that did not work, or that nobody was interested in. There was also a third category:...

Top 10 Proposed Intercontinental Bridges And Tunnels

The ability to drive or hop a train from Alaska to Russia, or from London to New York, is one that will fascinate many. It shouldn’t, though, because it might be possible in the future, thanks to a series of proposals to build bridges and underwater tunnels that would...

Top 10 Scarily Plausible Technology Conspiracy Theories

Technology wields ever-increasing power over our lives, so when you control it, you control society. Companies are always on the lookout for means, not always legitimate, of grabbing a bigger slice of the tech pie. With so much power and money at stake, ethical considerations are set aside all too...

Top 10 Cool Sci-Fi Technologies Invading Our Reality

Cool technologies that were once reserved for science fiction are invading our reality at an accelerating pace. In some cases, our Earth-bound scientists have proven that seemingly impossible technologies can be developed, but they still have some obstacles to overcome first. In other cases, those technologies are already here. Squishy Robots Photo...

Top 10 Hottest And Most Beautiful French Women – 2017

French women are elegant, stylish and above all, they are one of the most beautiful women in the world.  We have listed down the top 10 most beautiful French women based on their looks, personality, style, fashion and fame. Some of these French women are actresses while the other are...

Top 10 Hottest And Most Beautiful Female Singers In The World – 2017

How many times have you read lists ranking the hottest actresses in the world? We know the answer will be hundred of times. But, have you ever thought who are the hottest female singers in the world? We are sure that most of you haven’t thought about the hot...

Top 10 Famous Celebrities Who Never Married And Don’t Believe In Marriage

Marriage like any other thing in the world has some pros and cons. Many people desperately want to the marry the love of their life while others don’t believe in marriage at all and it is not the case with normal people, even there are some famous celebrities who...

Top 10 Best Special Forces in the world

Special forces, or special operations forces are military units extremely trained to perform unconventional, typically insecure missions for a nation’s political, economic or military purposes. Here is a list of top 10 Best “SPECIAL FORCES” from around the world. All these renowned Special Forces are always surrounded by an...

Top 10 Special Forces Operations That Didn’t Go As Planned

They are elite soldiers, capable of carrying out the toughest and most dangerous tasks with speed and precision. From the deserts of the Middle East to urban centers around the world, special forces units have demonstrated that they are the best of the best. However despite their training, situations arise...

Top 10 People With The Highest IQ Ever In World History

Today, we present you the top 10 people with the highest IQ ever recorded. Although there may be many persons who are smart in one thing or the another but the standard IQ tests are a combination of several visual, abstract and reasoning tests. So, there is no doubt...

Top 10 Of The Most Villainous Acts Committed By The Ku Klux Klan

The Ku Klux Klan has been causing mayhem in the United States for well over a century. With a membership that once exceeded four million, their mission was simple: to cleanse the American people and eradicate the “undesirables” that diluted the pure white race. Here are some of the...

Top 10 Heinous Crimes Committed By Religious Fanatics

For most people, their religion is meant to be something that uplifts them and gets them through trying times. Sadly, there are others who become obsessed with what they believe in and refuse to see anyone else’s point of view. They will stop at nothing to prove that theirs...

Top 10 Female Cult Leaders You’ve Never Heard Of

Cult leaders are fascinating with their charming personalities and strange beliefs. But the ones who tend to come to mind first are usually men. That might lead you to wonder: Are there even female cult leaders? Yes, there are . . . and they are gruesome. Anne Hamilton-Byrne Photo credit: smh.com.au What do you do when you’re...

Top 10 Fascinating Facts About Al Capone’s Final Years

Al Capone will forever go down in history as one of the most notorious gangsters of all time. Despite countless depictions from the big screen to television, little light has been shed on the final years of his life. The following 10 entries not only describe a powerless, defeated...

Top 10 Mind-Blowing Things That Happened Last Month – April 2017

Keeping up with the news is hard—so hard, in fact, that we’ve decided to save you the hassle by rounding up the most mind-blowing events each month. And April 2017 offered plenty to be mind-blown about. There were incredible scientific advances, horrific catastrophes, and shocking events which may yet...

Top 10 Shocking Assassinations That Changed Medieval History

Europe in the Middle Ages was a bloody place, where poisoning wells and massacring your enemy’s peasants was considered an acceptable mode of warfare. So it is no surprise that Medieval kings and queens often resorted to assassination to get their way. Many of these murders changed the history of...

Top 10 Reasons Diamonds Are Not As Great As You Think They Are

For many Westerners, a diamond engagement ring is the go-to item for when you decide to pop the question. However, due to years of ad campaigns, the public believes a massive amount of misinformation about these sparkly stones. So let’s shatter a few of those beliefs, shall we? Traditional? Given how...

Top 10 Gruesome Acts Of Self-Torture That Will Horrify You

Many systems of religious belief encourage self-reflection, sacrifice, and self-restraint in the pursuit of enlightenment. But how much are we really willing to put ourselves through in order to attain something like inner peace or eternal life? For some, no amount of pain and suffering is enough to deter...

Top 10 Bizarre Cases Of Prison Smuggling

Smuggling and prison go hand in hand. Behind bars, the cost of contraband skyrockets. To get their goods, inmate use pigeons, drones, sandwiches, and corrupt guards. Mind-altering substances and weapons are perennial favorites. However, phones, steroids, erotic novels, and semen are being smuggled both in and out with increasing...

Top 10 Serial Killers On Why They Did It, In Their Own Words

There’s something perversely fascinating about killers. People pay attention when they hear stories about monsters ruining lives. We want to know more. We want to understand it and to wrap our minds around it. It might be impossible to truly understand why serial killers do what they do. Some, though,...

Top 10 Historic Serial Killers You Probably Never Knew

We’ve all heard the stories of historic serial killers like Elizabeth Bathory, Jack the Ripper, and H.H. Holmes and watched many horror movies based on their horrendous acts. They were not, however, the only historic serial killers. Here are 10 more people who committed some of the most horrible...

Top 10 Accounts Of Evil Servants That Will Terrify You

The following cases detail grizzly crimes committed long ago at the hands of trusted household servants. The majority of the sentences handed down, though harsh, were precedent in setting the dismal and merciless tone that capital punishment embodied in America and Europe. Bridget Durgan Photo via Bryn Mawr College In the late...

Top 10 Facts About Charles Manson’s Imprisonment That Will Disgust You

Infamous convicted murderer Charles Manson has spent nearly five decades imprisoned since his death sentence in 1971 was commuted to life. Suffice it to say that his peculiar behavior behind bars is far from that of a model prisoner. The following 10 facts take a glimpse into the life...

Top 10 Little-Known Murders Attributed To Jack The Ripper

Perhaps the reason for Jack the Ripper’s continued hold on our imagination is how little we truly know about him. That lets us apply our own personal biases and mindsets to identify the killer or motives. Was he a poor Eastern European immigrant? An aristocrat amusing himself with human...

Top 10 Forgotten Murders Of Once-Famous Athletes

Nowadays, athletes are among the most famous members of society. People want to learn everything about their lives down to the last detail, and thanks mostly to the internet and social media, they can. This was not always the case, though. These ten athletes enjoyed success in their time,...

Top 10 Blatant Examples Of Nepotism In The US Presidency

Many recent headlines have brought attention to accusations that the new president of the United States is practicing nepotism. Although not entirely unfounded, this is nothing new when it comes to people behind the desk at the Oval Office. Presidential nepotism is almost as old as the presidency itself....

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