“Take a Seat, Make a Friend.” An organization called SoulPancake has a project to see what happens when two strangers take a seat in a ball pit and talk about life’s big questions. This project gives people an opportunity to learn something meaningful about a fellow human being face to face. Questions are written on balloons […]
Christopher Harmon can see about 18 inches. He can’t hear anything. He’s also quadriplegic, and because he uses a respirator, he can’t talk. Despite this, he’s written four books using help from his interpreters. When he was about six years old, doctors diagnosed him with spinocerebellar degeneration. It’s a rare neurological condition that interferes with […]
In the Mentawaian village of Indonesia, women with chiseled pointy-sharp teeth are seen as being more beautiful. This ritual is performed with crude instruments and without any anesthesia. The tribe also believes that teeth chiseling maintains a balance between the body and the soul. All done to keep the men happy and the soul in balance.
The new video doorbell recorded him via motion detection. He stood there licking the doorbell with object dedication for a straight 3 hours. The doorbell alerted the family of movement and began recording. Salinas, California police caught 33-year-old Roberto Daniel Arroyo after they reviewed the video footage from the doorbell. He was recorded via one […]
Aztec Empire 1428-1521 Oxford University 1096-current The Aztec people flourished in central Mexico from 1300 to 1521. The Aztec empire was a confederation of three city-states established in 1427 — Tenochtitlán, Texcoco, and Tlacopan. The Aztec civilization began with the founding of Tenochtitlán in 1325. The Aztec built some pyramids but most were built by […]
Statue Of Unity Country: India Height: 182 metres (597 ft) Unveiled in October 2018, near Mumbai, representing the independence movement leader and first Deputy Prime Minister of India, Sardad Vallabhbhai Patel, also known as the Iron Man of India. It’s surrounded by an artificial lake, with an estimated cost of 420 million Dollars (US). It is the tallest […]
Moshing or slamdancing is a style of dance in which participants push or slam into each other, typically performed in “aggressive” live music. Moshing usually happens in the center of the crowd, generally closer to the stage, in an area called the “pit”.