26 Hilarious Times People Beat The System In Ways Nobody Expected – Part 1 of 2

Laws and rules are there for a reason, marks of orderly and successful societies that serve to keep us from descending into anarchy. However, some rules are just stupid and unnecessary. Smart and enterprising people know this, and refuse to bow to an unjust system. And so they must find creative ways to bend the […]

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Why You Should Spend Time Doing Nothing, According to Science

In the 1950s, scholars worried that, thanks to technological innovations, Americans wouldn’t know what to do with all of their leisure time. Yet today, as sociologist Juliet Schor notes, Americans are overworked, putting in more hours than at any time since the Depression and more than in any other in Western society. It’s probably not unrelated to […]

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Why Cosmonauts Pee on the Bus That Picks Them Up for Launches

IMAGINE IT: You´re an astronaut and launch day for your first spaceflight has arrived. Years of intense study and training have culminated in this moment. You’re suited up and ready to go. In mere minutes, you’ll be getting strapped into your spacecraft and blasting into the cosmos. So, how do you spend these final precious […]

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Humans just 0.01% of all life but have destroyed 83% of wild mammals – study

Humankind is revealed as simultaneously insignificant and utterly dominant in the grand scheme of life on Earth by a groundbreaking new assessment of all life on the planet. The world’s 7.6 billion people represent just 0.01% of all living things, according to the study. Yet since the dawn of civilisation, humanity has caused the loss […]

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Photoshop Expert Visualizes a World Where Giant Animals Roam the Land

While many would have only heard tales of human giants from folklore, Toronto-based photographer and Photoshop artist Mani visualizes a world where gargantuan animals roam the land. His growing portfolio of surreal photography sees wild animals and domestic pets as monstrous beasts that prowl freely through city streets and dreamlike landscapes. Mani’s photo manipulations often place the […]

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LEGOLAND Japan creates cherry blossom tree using over 800,000 LEGO bricks

Japan is an amazing place!!!! We love it!!! It’s springtime in Japan, and what better way is there to commemorate the season than by setting a Guinness World Records title for the Largest LEGO® brick cherry blossom tree (supported)? This successful attempt was achieved at LEGOLAND® Japan – the Nagoya-based theme park wanted to celebrate its […]

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Japan has awesome trains that transform into trucks for best-of-both-worlds mobility

Japan is an incredible place. When you least expect it always has something amazing to show you that you are in this country! Video shot in Tokyo’s Shibuya Station shows the elusive kirikusha acting. Aside from being clean and punctual, Japanese trains can boast some amazing features. Between stylish interiors, traditional foot baths, art galleries, […]

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