Robin Williams, the comedian who evolved into the surprisingly nuanced, Academy Award-winning actor, died on Monday. He was 63.
The New Stuff
Everyone loves a piece of melt in your mouth chocolate, but have you ever thought where the cocoa comes from? Most of the world’s cocoa comes from the poorest regions of the world. As this Metropolis reports, the cocoa farmers in Ivory Coast are so poor, they can’t even afford what their cocoa becomes. It’s shocking, but […]
The summer is a perfect time to enjoy some cold, juicy, sweet watermelon. But cutting up a watermelon isn’t so simple. It can be a downright pain. This Blew My Mind has found agenius clip of an older man demonstrating his trick to slice up a watermelon in just moments. After just a few slashes, the man has […]
Sometimes, you just want to say thank you. So to thank their customers in a unique way, TD Canada created a special ATM–an automated thanking machine. They set up their new ATM in one of their banks, and when customers came to withdraw cash, they were showered with gifts and surprises.
New Zealand comedy show Super Short Comedy pulled a fast one on some clothing shoppers. When men took a shirt into the changing room to try it on, the pranksters quickly turned the store into a girls locker room! When the men exited the changing room they were shocked to see they had apparently walked into the girl’s […]
Everyone loves to breathe in Helium and enjoy the giggly, altered voice it causes for a few brief moments. But when someone with such a famous voice as Morgan Freeman does it, it’s viral gold! While visiting The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Morgan and Fallon enjoyed some Helium together.
Bang Bang! teaser, which released on Wednesday morning has set an online record. The 1:05 minutes promo which has blown over all and sundry, hit two million views in 24 hours. On Wednesday, actor Hrithik Roshan shared his excitement when the teaser hit 1 millon-mark within 13 hours. And, now we see that it has […]
This is interesting. After reading this, you’ll never look at a banana in the same way again. Bananas contain three natural sugars – sucrose, fructose and glucose combined with fiber. A banana gives an instant, sustained and substantial boost of energy. Research has proven that just two bananas provide enough energy for a strenuous 90-minute […]
Sadly, it seems there are many fools among us. To demonstrate this yet again, Jimmy Kimmel sent his camera crew to the streets of Los Angeles to show passersby the new smart watch by Apple. Except Apple hasn’t introduced a smart watch yet. It’s just a cheap, everyday $20 watch from Casio. You know, the […]
Scientists have realized that learning to play an instrument is more beneficial than we once thought before. As Anita Collins of TED-Ed explains, playing a musical instrument activates nearly every section of the brain at once. The fine motor skills required to play an instrument uses both hemispheres for the brain. So every time you play the piano […]
Doctors in India removed over 230 teeth from teenager Ashik Gavai’s mouth on Monday. He had gone into hospital after complaining about a painful swelling in the right side of his jaw. The teenager apparently first noticed the issue some 18 months ago but doctors in his village, in the Buldhana district in Amravati, […]
Most of us have prejudices about homeless people. They must be crazy, criminal, dangerous people. But that’s not right! Rethink Homelessness wants people to realize that the homeless are just like everyone else who have fallen upon hard times. The group commissioned this powerful video of homeless people telling their stories on a piece of […]
The balls bouncing around in this red circle appear to be moving as one single unit. A circle of white balls rolling around the larger red circle. But really, the white balls are simply moving in straight lines. Can you see it? Watch as each ball is added one at a time.