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Hot Lips Plant – The Most Kissable Plant

This weird plant might look like the work of a photo editing software, but I can assure you those kissable lips are all natural. Found in the tropical rain forests of Central and South American countries like Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama and Ecuador, the Psychotria Elatra plant has apparently evolved into its current shape to attract pollinators

The Death-Defying Aerial Stunts of 1920s Barnstormers

A group of stuntmen and stuntwomen who, during the 1920s, repeatedly risked their lives in a quest for thrills and entertainment; and, at the end of the day, to earn a living.                                                                                Photo: San Diego Air and Space Museum Archives There’s always someone who will find a creative way to make money off new

10 Most Unusual Cat Breeds in the World

Everyone knows just how affectionate folks can be about cats. And those emotions might be twice as powerful when it comes to exotic breeds, even (or especially!) if the cats are a little… well… different looking! The kitties on this list certainly stand out from your average neighborhood tabby, whether because of their hair (or

Horrific effects of Foot binding in China

A high caste lady’s dainty ‘lily feet’ – as they really were – in China “When a Celestial takes into his hand a woman’s foot, particularly if it is quite small, the effect upon him is precisely the same as is provoked in a European by a young and firm bosom. All the Celestials whom

Cute Photos of Animals in Cups

What better way to start than with this cute tiny baby rabbit? Careful, though: you see that it’s a little shy.                                                                                                                         Photo: Peter Nguyen Naturally , there are times when one fluffy white rabbit in a cup just isn’t enough. Which is why you need two fluffy white rabbits in cups!                                                                                                                 Photo: Francesca

History’s Most Famous Siamese Twins

We occasionally say that a couple are so close that they seem ‘joined at the hip’ – metaphorically speaking, obviously. But imagine this were a reality. (In fact, think about how the term might have developed.) Imagine if a person came from an egg that started to separate into identical twins but got stuck (or,

5 Most Breathtaking Cities in the World

Venice, Italy                                                                                                 img source travel.thinkatrip.com Even the crispest HD picture available through cable-tv.com doesn’t do Venice the justice it deserves. You need to visit the city in person to really appreciate the heart-stopping beauty of this Italian paradise. Between the unique architecture in Piazza San Marco to the labyrinth of canals and alleyways crisscrossing

Creepy Abandoned Veterinary School in Anderlecht

The building’s forbidding Neo-Renaissance facade alone might be enough to stop some visitors, and once inside, creepy deserted corridors and a crumbling lecture theater beckon. That’s not the half of it though. Descend into the bowels of this place, and the horrors really begin. “The head of a calf joined with the leg of a

Future of Vertical Farming and its Designs

Vertical farming is a solution for growing plants in multistory buildings. Handful of people consider it a bad idea, but the vertical farming industry is constantly on the progress from an fuzy dream to concrete designs, with engineering projects in Sweden and Canada bringing food closer to urban dwellers.                                                                                                     Credits: Plantagon Farmlands might have

Scariest Mummies in the World

There’s certainly something scary on the subject of mummies, however simultaneously they’re extremely interesting as well. These conserved human (and animal) bodies have lasted for years, sometimes even millennium, providing a tantalizing view into how our ancestors must have looked and lived. As such, they have been looked for by archaeologists and displayed in museums