The lottery curse: 8 winners who lost everything (and how)
Explore the archetypal ways lottery winners end up down and out, through eight real stories.
What are hemp-derived cannabinoids—and how similar are they to THC?
The cannabis plant contains over 100 different cannabinoids. Let's explore its non-psychoactive Hemp-Derived Cannabinoids (HHC).
The cheese caves: why the US govt stores billions of pounds of cheese underground
They're real, and they're hiding right under our feet—as long as our feet are in Missouri.
Here’s why you should never use DuckDuckGo
The search engine manages a vast blacklist of legitimate sites, and it doesn't protect your privacy. DuckDuckGo is a tech grift designed to exploit less tech savvy users.
How people used to download games from the radio in the 80s
Downloadable games are the format of the future, but they’re not a modern invention. Eager computer users were downloading wirelessly over 30 years ago.
50 character dilemmas to take your storytelling to the next level
From the classic hero's journey to modern stories, good characters are defined by dilemmas—the writer's most powerful tool.
25 genius kitchen hacks to cut food waste and save big money
We have collected the most creative, brilliant, and easy ways to reduce food waste while getting the most out of your groceries. You will regret not knowing these before!
26 people share the absolute worst reasons they had sex with someone
Thanks to the power of anonymity, people confess the most hilariously cringeworthy and absurd reasons they ever had for doing the sex.
30 incredible natural phenomena you have to experience to believe
Whether you are an adventurer seeking new experiences or a science enthusiast fascinated by the mysteries of the world, these wonders will leave you in awe.
Fuel your outdoor adventures: 12 energizing vegan camping meals
With a little bit of preparation, you can fuel even the energy requirements of the great outdoors with these delicious, whole, plant-based camping meals.
A visual guide to Bangkok’s rich cultural treasures
From ornate temples and bustling markets to traditional Thai experiences, there is something for everyone to discover in Bangkok.
Think like a dictator: 10 science-backed hacks to develop iron-clad willpower
Psychologists are starting to better understand our ability to delay gratification and resist temptation in favor of long-term goals.
How to sleep tight and not let the bed bugs hitch a ride home from vacation: 10 tips
Whether you're staying in a hotel, Airbnb, or vacation rental, the tips in this article will help you keep bed bugs at bay and ensure a pest-free return home.
7 things Reddit taught me about how to meditate
If you read the right subs, Reddit provides a wealth of genius hacks and tips that makes meditation more effective.
15 bizarre instant stress relievers that actually work
From blowing up a balloon to screaming into a Japanese shouting vase, science vouches for these surprising stress killers.
Top 10 reasons to believe alien life really exists
The mindboggling scale of the universe represents gazillions of lottery tickets for alien life, but here's the evidence and arguments so far.
13 signs you’ve actually been abducted by aliens, according to UFOlogists
According to UFOlogists, experiencing two or more of these signs is cause for alarm.
46 things I learned from being gulaged
Varlam Shalamov spent much of the period from 1937 to 1951 gulaged in the arctic cold of Kolyma. This is what he learned from the experience.
The world’s oldest jokes reveal we’ve always laughed at the same things
The world's oldest known joke is from 1900 BC Sumeria and it's a fart joke. A familiar journey through the ancient world's recorded bits of humor.
The true story of a Victorian swindler and his spectacular underwater bachelor palace
Upon first glance, Witley Park in Surrey, UK is just like any other extravagant Victorian mansion. But look closer.
Enter Sandman: the strange evolution of Europe’s oldest sleep fable
Children who fight the effects of his magic dust risk a sentence of mutilation, a life of torturous nightmares, or even death.
The 11 most traumatizing TV episodes of all time
The episodes and scenes that both shocked and scarred us with the misery they portrayed.
5 genius tips to look productive at work without actually doing anything
It’s no secret that middle management and higher often do little to no work around the office. Aspire for greatness.
6 gods who used their powers to get laid
If you suddenly find you've got the ability to shape-shift or kick ass on the flute, go ahead and use it to procure lots and lots of sex. Everybody else did.
12 badass things you didn’t know about the vagina
The female organ has approximately the strength of a beefy toddler, double the nerve endings of the head of a penis, and can give multiple orgasms per minute.
These 8 common exercise myths are holding almost everyone back
We're cutting through the nonsense that's holding you back or even stopping you from starting routine exercise to begin with.
13 signs your relationship has reached the Sweatpants-And-Takeout stage
#12. You revel in the fact that your life has become a never-ending sleepover
Reframing fear: 5 silly facts that make fear laughable
We all obey the mad logic of fear. We most fear the least likely dangers, and we’re often not afraid of the most lethal.
20 sex truths women wish every guy knew
We have asked around and came up with this list of things women wish guys knew when it comes to bedroom affairs.
6 mental ways to have sex like an ancient Roman
Age-old inspiration to put chariots of fire in your loins and give your erection a new direction.
18 ways you can tell you spend an unhealthy amount of time on your phone
These devices aren't going anywhere anytime soon, except in front of our faces of course. Here's how to tell if you're overdoing it.
Book of Nature: 10 hilarious sex lessons from 1861
Always carry to bed a napkin, and eat plenty of phosphorous. Come get your Civil War era sex education on.
7 bizarre wedding night traditions from around the world
Toilet soups, smeared cheeses, and really overbearing in-laws make appearances during wedding nights across the world.
10 LSD facts as crazy as the drug itself
#2. 90% of all acid in the world for a whole decade came from one man—holed up in a missile silo.
The 22 most iconic hairstyles of the 20th century
From bobs, to Afros, to mullets, to “The Rachel,” hair has been just as important as clothes in understanding the beliefs and cultural influences throughout history.