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Mummy Brain Imprints Discovered Inside 2,000-Year-Old Skull (Photos)

Mummy Brain Imprints Discovered Inside 2,000-Year-Old Skull (Photos)

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Scientists are baffled over the appearance of imprinted blood vessels inside the skull of a 2,000-year-old mummy. The male mummy, named W19, was found in 2010 with over 50 others in the ancient Kom al-Ahmar/Sharuna cemetery in Egypt. But W19 was the only one to show detailed imprints of brain vessels, and he’s the oldest recovered mummy in history […]

Wildlife Populations Have Declined By 50 Percent In Last 30 Years Thanks To Humans

Wildlife Populations Have Declined By 50 Percent In Last 30 Years Thanks To Humans

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In just 40 years, the world’s wild animal population has declined by 52 percent. The 2014 Living Planet Index (LPI), released by the World Wildlife Foundation (WWF), indicates that humans are to blame for the species’ steady march toward extinction. The LPI cites exploitation through hunting and habitat loss and change as the main causes of […]

Navy SEAL Has Hilarious List Of Demands For Boys Who Want To Date His Daughter (Photo)

Navy SEAL Has Hilarious List Of Demands For Boys Who Want To Date His Daughter (Photo)

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Marcus Luttrell remembers what it’s like to be a teenage boy taking a girl out for the first time, and he doesn’t like it. Luttrell, the Navy SEAL who famously authored the book “Lone Survivor,” has a 2-year-old daughter named Addie. After watching the film “22 Jump Street,” Luttrell began thinking about Addie’s future. Soon after, […]

Lamb Born With Two Heads Is Somehow Healthy And Kind Of Cute (Photos)

Lamb Born With Two Heads Is Somehow Healthy And Kind Of Cute (Photos)

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A newborn lamb with two heads is taking in the world through all four of his eyes. The healthy lamb was born on Slope Point Farms in Invercargill, a tiny town on New Zealand’s southernmost island. When word got out, a local radio station suggested calling him “U2.” And while Two Face, as dubbed by the farmer’s […]

Mummy Brain Imprints Discovered Inside 2,000-Year-Old Skull (Photos)
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Mummy Brain Imprints Discovered Inside 2,000-Year-Old Skull (Photos)

Scientists are baffled over the appearance of imprinted blood vessels inside the skull of a 2,000-year-old mummy. The male mummy, named W19, was found in 2010 with over 50 others in the ancient Kom al-Ahmar/Sharuna cemetery in Egypt. But W19 was the only one to show detailed imprints of brain vessels, and he’s the oldest recovered mummy in history […]
Lamb Born With Two Heads Is Somehow Healthy And Kind Of Cute (Photos)
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Lamb Born With Two Heads Is Somehow Healthy And Kind Of Cute (Photos)

A newborn lamb with two heads is taking in the world through all four of his eyes. The healthy lamb was born on Slope Point Farms in Invercargill, a tiny town on New Zealand’s southernmost island. When word got out, a local radio station suggested calling him “U2.” And while Two Face, as dubbed by the farmer’s […]
Man Makes The Most Out Of His Amputated Leg By Turning It Into A Lamp
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Man Makes The Most Out Of His Amputated Leg By Turning It Into A Lamp

What would you do if you had to get a limb amputated? Most people would cry. They’d wonder what they’d do with the rest of their lives. How they’d deal. What they’d look like. One thing most people probably wouldn’t do is keep their detached limb as memorabilia. One Dutch man, however, decided to do […]

Muslims Across The Globe Are Joining Together To Stand Up Against ISIS
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Muslims Across The Globe Are Joining Together To Stand Up Against ISIS

A massive Muslim rally took place in Paris last week when the leader of France’s largest mosque summoned a unified condemnation of the Islamic State and its misrepresentation of the Muslim faith. The call from Tareq Oubrou came in response to the death of Herve Gourdel, the Huffington Post reports, the fifth Western man to […]

Absurd Math Problem Shows How Unnecessarily Difficult School Can Be (Photo)
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Absurd Math Problem Shows How Unnecessarily Difficult School Can Be (Photo)

The simplest methods of math are nearly always the easiest. But the US Common Core State Standards Initiative is often criticized for complicating the issue, creating new and imaginative ways to make children cry because they hate math. When one parent posted a picture of her child’s quiz, the Internet exploded with opposing opinions on […]

Vet Student Stitches ‘I Love You’ On A Dog He Operated On (Photos)
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Vet Student Stitches ‘I Love You’ On A Dog He Operated On (Photos)

Guys: Very rarely will you hear a woman complain about your attempts at romantic gestures, even those that were sweet in theory, but failures in practice (and yes, this happens more often than you’d think). There are some “gestures” that will make even the most patient of women cringe. The following story falls into the […]

These Tweets Perfectly Explain What Is Going On With The Protests In Hong Kong
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These Tweets Perfectly Explain What Is Going On With The Protests In Hong Kong

Last Wednesday, pro-democracy protestors in Hong Kong took to the streets to voice their discontent over the Chinese government’s efforts to erode the region’s freedoms. The protests began peacefully, but by Friday, the police began a brutal crackdown, attacking people with tear gas, rubber bullets and pepper spray. The Chinese government is often quite totalitarian, […]