Malaria is a common disease that infests many nations. It’s borne by mosquitos and is notoriously hard to eradicate. But the great news is that advancements in science and medicine in China are helping to eradicate Malaria for good. Could this be the beginning of the end for Malaria world wide? Let’s hope so.
The inaugural Universal FanCon (FanCon) is the first large-scale, 24-hour, inclusive event that celebrates the diversity of fans, the diversity of fandom, the true needs of those who love pop culture and a celebration of the differences that make us strong. Hosted at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD, April 27-29, 2018, FanCon’s mission […]
Since the 1890s, the New England town of Ridgefield, Connecticut has played home to five Pulitzer Prize winners, a Nobel Laureate, two presidents of the National Academy of Design, famous Architects, Innovators, Authors, Actors and Musicians. Today, Ridgefield’s arts community is still thriving. With the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, The Ridgefield Playhouse, The Prospector Theatre, […]
Walter Schalk has owned the Walter Schalk School of Dance for 56 years. With generations of students under his tutelage, some refer to him as the “Grandaddy of Dance.” The school, based out of Wilton, CT, has programs all throughout Fairfield County. The school just recently put on it’s annual “Holiday Spectacular,” featuring students from […]
If you love to travel the following hotels should be on your bucket list not only because of their exquisite foods and recreational activities but also due to the unique features that make for one of a kind experience that you’re surely not to forget. Here’s the top 10 hotel destinations in the world.
To promote their product, Pepsi Max UK modified a busy bus stop in England like never before. One glass wall was replaced with a digital giant screen. The screen appeared as a glass window, but just when travelers least expected it, amazing special effects would be added to real life! It looked as if aliens, […]
In case regular ziplining is too boring for you, HighGround Adventures Nepal has now unveiled the world’s most extreme zipline. The course, which is one of the world’s steepest, tallest and longest ziplines, has a vertical drop of 600 meters and reaches a top speeds of up to 140 kmph. Wow!
This video from NASA was taken by the crew of Expedition 30 on board the International Space Station. It features an impressive sky high view of Central America and the United States east coast. Large cities like New Orleans, Washington DC, and New York City can be easily identified by their intense light emissions.
This kind of ride is one that you only find at the big state fairs that are enjoyed all summer long. But that’s no big deal for crazy British inventor Colin Furze. He built his own giant 360 swing in his own backyard!
Not only does this Coldstone ice cream store in Doha, Qatar serve you delicious, creamy ice cream, but they also give you a free show. One server has decided to take his job very seriously, and now has mastered the art of juggling and tossing the ice cream before he serves it to customers.
And you thought Tarzan was just a fictional character. Apparently, Tarzan is real! NFS found a man who is arguably the closest to being a real life Tarzan. He can effortlessly climb a tree in just seconds. How’d he do that? https://youtu.be/EYW0rXi9gRM
Nearly every highway adds special ridges on the side of the road to warn drivers that they are dangerously close to the edge of the asphalt. National Geographic learned that a group of engineers were inspired to make musical rumble strips. The resulting music is surprisingly good.
In America, most people wake up with a nice, hot cup of Joe in the morning. Made from instant crystals or fresh grounds, most drinkers add milk, cream, and/or sugar. But around the world, coffee drinkers enjoy the popular caffeinated beverage in many different ways. BuzzFeed takes viewers around the world in this video covering […]
It’s no surprise that it gets hot in Arizona in the summer. It is of course the desert. But the southwest state is currently experiencing a unique heat wave with temperatures regularly over 110 degrees. Cooking a steak on the street and baking cookies in an exotic car! This is what Arizona summers are all […]
Finding a piece of land for your perfect home is costly and not something everyone can afford. For example, if you’d like to live in a bigger city like Boston, you will need minimum of $500,000 just for a basic piece of land. With all that unoccupied and unused land which is only making costs all around the world those prices are just […]
If you love rabbits, this place should definitely be your next vacation destination! Just a couple miles off the coast of Takehara, Japan, lies a small island with a dark history and wild parks. While even one of those things should be enough to attract tourists, they’re visiting the island because of completely different reason. The whole island […]
The humpback whale is one of the largest and most magnificent animals in the animal kingdom. Artists Uheheu was lucky enough to visit Hawaii last month to record the humpbacks in their own environment. This montage of his best clips is stunning.
Would you ever think that an abandoned shack in the middle of the desert could become such a stunning work of art? Well, Phillip K. Smith III saw its potential! Phillip, an artist and architect, wanted to create an art piece that captured the quiet and slow-moving pace of Joshua Tree National Park’s desert landscape. […]