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Religion. Vintage ads with B'wood stars!- The Times of India Photogallery. Pennystocks. Listverse. Weird Stuff Most of us are familiar with reports of the paranormal around us – whether we ourselves are believers or sceptics. Entities such as ghosts, and mysterious animals like Big Foot and Nessie, have always haunted our collective consciousness. Amongst all the weirdness that purportedly exists in our midst, there are occurrences, which though they may not all be considered new, have earned increasing attention in modern times. Ever since the discovery that a hobbit like race actually once existed on the earth, science has been re-examining the possibility that other reported little people may not be entirely mythical.

Putting science aside, there have always been those who insist that small humanoid creatures exist amongst us. Recent reports of gnome like or elf like creatures sometimes caught unawares in remote locations have been made. They are often described as being no more than nine inches tall, though with the physical features of a humanoid. What are shadow people? Kowloon Walled City. The Scale of the Universe 2. 6 Insane Coincidences You Won't Believe Actually Happened.

America's Freak Luck During the Battle of Midway The Battle of Midway may be remembered as one of the most spectacular naval battles in history and one of the huge turning points in the Pacific theater, but it started out as a pure clusterfuck for the Americans. Despite going into battle with most of Japan's game plan in their pocket thanks to American codebreakers/Bothan spies, the U.S. Navy had little to show for it in the early hours of June 4, 1942.

Just about every aircraft that took on the Japanese that day was destroyed, and all without delivering any serious damage. In short, the Battle of Midway started off like the Battle of Endor, only with every fighter in the Rebel Fleet crashing into the Death Star's deflector shield. Where it Gets Weird: There was one squadron of American dive bombers lead by Lieutenant Commander C. His squadron started dropping like flies until, in an act of sheer luck that would make even J.K. Where it Gets Even Weirder: ...when he wasn't busy being a pimp. Watch Sachin Reveal The Clever Trick He & Rahul Dravid Used To Tackle New Zealand. RJ Naved Plays The Meanest ‘Prank’ Ever & Makes A Man Cry. Yet He Deserves A Standing Ovation. RJ Naved Plays The Meanest ‘Prank’ Ever & Makes A Man Cry. Yet He Deserves A Standing Ovation The exponential increase in crimes against women is a dark reality. Recent incidents make us wonder how to make a difference to the prevalent misogyny.

And mostly, our thoughts are limited to wishing to make a difference. RJ Naved, however, has taken it upon himself to make a difference. We have to understand he can't call everyone up personally. 12 Life Lessons We Can Learn From Facebook. Facebook is not just limited to uploading photos, putting up status and stalking people. It has a lot more to offer. It not only helps us to connect with our long lost friends and relatives, but also teaches us life-hacks to have a balanced life. Are you wondering how? Read on to know all the life lessons Facebook teaches us, that we seldom notice. 1. What you see is not always the truth People only show you what they want you to see 2. People notice your every move closely. 3. Sometimes even if you want to express what you feel, you can’t. 4. Nobody likes to be pitied. 5. You have to be ready for it. 6. Ways of missing and stalking someone has changed, but it is still very much a part of everyone’s life. 7.

The more public you make the more opinions people will have about you. 8. In the end, it is all about moving ahead with life. 9. It is important to draw your lines, you should know how personal you can get. 10. 11. 12. Coolest-maps-2014. As seen on Reddit’s MapPorn forum. How much snow it typically takes to cancel school in the US (and the southern parts of Canada) Photo: ispol Reddit user Alexandr Trubetskoy (aka atrubetskoy) used various points of data to create this map, which has been featured on The Atlantic,The Washington Post, NPR and Huffington Post. Where countries import from the most Photo: imgur Point Nemo, a spot in the ocean that’s as far from land as you can get — surrounded by nearly 9 million square miles of water Photo: Wikimedia Located in the South Pacific Ocean, Point Nemo is 1,670 miles away from the closet piece of land: Ducie Island of the Pitcairn Islands.

The most popular beers in the world by country Photo: imgur Where people don’t live in the US: The nearly 5 million Census Blocks with zero population Photo: mapsbynik/tumblr A summary of the data direct from the source: “A Block is the smallest area unit used by the U.S. Where people don’t live in Canada Photo: imgur Data from the 2011 Census. Photo: Slate. Six.pen. TriangleDissectionParadox. High School In 1970 Vs 2015. 12 Transparent Truths Of Life That We Just Can't Accept. We as humans are too blinded by what we want to see, and thence we are unable to see the reality. How often do we realize that we are offended by someone we love or that our peers aren’t as close to us as we thought? Life is not all sunshine and rainbows peeps. Life is Thursday 10 P.M., life is a penniless wallet, life is your friends when you’re down and your enemies when you grow.

Here’re some harsh, open and too obvious to accept truths of life, that we hardly acknowledge. 1. 2. 3. 4. You won’t. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. You can have all the confidence in this world and the individuals you meet, yet never put your faith at the wrong place. Inspired from this Quora thread. Cover Image Source. 10 Scientific Reasons Behind Why You Should Visit Hindu Temple - India is known for it’s rich Hindu culture and tradition. There are hundred’s of mesmerizing Hindu temples across the country in different design, shape, locations; but not all temples are built as described in Vedic literature. Paying visit to the temples are not only to get blessing but to get a calm and better mind set. The following 10 scientific reasons are the actual purpose of visiting the temple according to the Hindu script. 1. The Location and Structure of The Temple Temples are found deliberately at a place where the positive energy is available abundantly from the the magnetic and electric wave conveyances of north/south post push. 2.

Source Temples are the place that contains pure vibrations of magnetic and electric fields with positive energy. Another known reason is shoes and chappals are used everywhere hence they tend to get all the impurities like dirt, germs etc which spoil the pure environment of the temple and is the source of negative energy. 3. Source 4. 5. Source 6. HIMYM facts. Bengaluru Metro Stops To Save A Kite's Life - The Logical Indian. 15 Scientific Reasons Behind Popular Hindu Traditions. November 10, 2014 We're so used to following traditions. But have we ever stopped to wonder why they exist in the first place? Take a look at these Hindu traditions and the reasons behind them! 1. Mehndi is a very powerful medicinal herb, and its application on hands and feet can prevent stress during weddings. 2.

There is a scientific reason behind the ‘Namaskar’ in Hindu culture. 3. Indian women normally wear toe rings on the second toe. 4. The spot between the eyebrows on a forehead is considered a major nerve point in the human body. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Here's what the world looks like when you map countries by population. I don’t want to alarm you, but your metadata is showing, and can lead people straight to your credit card details. Scientists have found that 90 percent of the time, they need just four pieces of outside information on you - for example, what store you shopped at on a given day, what you bought, how much an item cost - to match an anonymised credit card record to your identity. The team, led by computer scientist Yves-Alexandre de Montjoye at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US, analysed three months of credit card records belonging to 1.1 million people.

The records had been stripped of any personal information, including names and account numbers, which is what companies routinely do when they sell data about you and your purchases to other companies. The team then gathered information from 10,000 shops, and information readily available about individuals online, such as their tweets, Instagram photos, and Facebook updates.

So, what's the solution? 16 Of The Most Perfect Things That Have Ever Happened. There’s nothing better than life’s simple pleasures. I’m not talking about a nice cool glass of lemonade or anything like that, I’m talking about when things align so perfectly that everything in the world is harmonious for at least one second. Like when a candy bar fits perfectly in a slot in your car’s console. That feels good. These are the 16 most oddly satisfying things that have ever happened. Enjoy: 1. Via imgur 2. Via imgur 3. Via imgur 4. Via imgur 5. Via imgur. Badass dog. 26 Pictures That Perfectly Sum Up Life. The One Thing You Never Noticed In "Friends" Solves A Giant Plot-Hole. 27 Funny Posters And Charts That Graphic Designers Will Relate To. 25 Nostalgic Posters That Will Remind You Of Your Childhood. Childhood in the 90s was a completely different thing. There were no iPhones to talk about, or any smartphones to compare, Facebook was unheard of and the internet itself was a rarity.

We had the time to grow up and experience the smaller, finer things in life. These were the things that were the best parts of our life and the following minimal posters by ScrollDroll will make you remember every small and happy memory from your childhood. “You may forget your childhood, but your childhood never forgets you.” – Michael Dibdin. All 85 Best Picture Oscar Winners Ranked. If Your’e A 90s Indian Kid, Then These 24 Items Will Make You Cry With Nostalgia | The DailyMoss – Short stories and amusing lists from India.

If you grew up in late 80s or 90s, you are much fortunate than today’s kids of idiotic generation. Ask me why? Because you enjoyed your real childhood before smart phones, tablets, facebook, selfies, and other technologies took over it and completely ruined it. Here are some 90s stuff we all definitely had when we were kids. And if you still remember any of these, trust me, you had an awesome childhood. 1. Big Fun and Big Babol, your favourite chewing gums. Remember, how you used to compete with your friends to blow the largest bubble with bubble gum. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Sony 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. If you notice, these white shoes are a fashion now a days. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19.

MILTON via Homeshop18 20. 21. 22. What was yours? 23. 24. And kids these days… Like Us. 17 Things They Definitely Never Taught You In School. Life Random NEXT PAGE 17 Things They Definitely Never Taught You In School by julia.letts from A & D Page 1 of 4 The world is such a fascinating place and there's so much to learn outside of the four walls of the classroom. Here are 17 things they definitely never taught you in school: 1. Via imgur / trophygeek 2. Via imgur | reddit/u/NTRX 3. Via imgur | reddit/u/CaliforniaPoppyCock 4. Via imgur | reddit/u/kimcen 5. Via imgur | reddit/u/[deleted] Did you remember to share this with your friends? Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Trending on the Web Never miss a post! See More by julia.letts Future dog mom.

Fed Up With Life Hacks? Recommended Posts Another Chance To Win Troy's Tickets! 11 Thanksgiving Turkey Mistakes You're Probably Making 15 Fun Facts You Didn't Know About Red Bull More Posts in Life 17 Incredible Things Duct Tape Can Do She's Been Arrested 23 Times In The Past Decade, But Her Transformation Is Even More Shocking Trending This Guy Deals With His Two-Timing Ex-Girlfriend Like a Boss. Alternative Sleep Cycles: 7-10 Hours Are Not Needed. The average person requires 7-10 hours of sleep per night according to the National Sleep Foundation. But is it possible that using different sleep cycles, where the benefits of sleep are still achieved, we can sleep less?

Much less? Most of us are familiar with what is called a monophasic sleep cycle. This cycle is used by most people as it’s what we hear about and learn the most. For some, this cycle is practical although inefficient. Fact is, there are 4 other sleep cycles that can provide all the benefits of sleep, while sleeping much less. Not only that but sleeping has always been something I wish I could do when I felt like it and not because I’m ‘supposed to.’ if I could spend less time lying awake at night trying to sleep, then great.

The Monophasic cycle consists of various stages of sleep with REM (rapid eye movement) being the most important. The Dymaxion cycle is said to be the most difficult as it can only be successfully used by certain people. How will you sleep? 25 Amazing Cricket Facts That'll Blow Your Mind. Sports November 17, 2014 25 Amazing Cricket Facts That'll Blow Your Mind Call yourself a cricket superfan? Well, then how many of these amazing facts do you know? 1. Getty Images Shahid Afridi was flown in to play for the Pakistan team from West Indies to Nairobi in 1996 and didn’t have a proper bat. 2. In the 137 years of Test cricket no cricketer has ever hit a six off the first ball of a Test match. 3.

When Abbas Ali Baig reached a half-century in the third Test match against Australia at the Brabourne Stadium in 1960, a pretty young girl ran all the way from the North Stand to greet the batsman. 4. Vinod Kambli played only 17 Test matches which included two back to back double tons. 5. Getty Images Sunil Gavaskar was the first batsman to reach 10,000 Test runs and he ended his career scoring 34 Test centuries. 6. 7. 8. This happened in the 1948 Brisbane Test. 9. Facebook Page: Tsunamiofimran 10. Facebook: Filmygyan 11. 12. 13. 14. Getty Images 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. Quora 21. 22. 23. 24. Science & Nature - Human Body and Mind. Portfolio 2.