You can buy pills that will make your feces turn gold.
When adjusted for inflation, the Dutch East India Company would be valued at about $7.4 trillion if it were still in business today, making it the most valuable company in history.
A new study finds that red squirrel mothers boosted stress hormone production during pregnancy, which increased the size and the chances of survival of their pups.
German based insurance company, Munich Re, decided to celebrate it’s success by holding a prostitute-filled orgy to reward it’s hard working employees.
A day on Earth actually lasts 23 hours, 56 minutes and 4.1 seconds, not 24 hours as many believe.
In the early 1950’s, the United Kingdom’s Royal Air Force decided to parachute live cats into Borneo after a serious rat outbreak.
Japan has over 50,000 people that are over 100 years old.
British Rail once held up a train for 20 minutes so that a distraught man could get to his mother in hospital before she died.
An elite German military Guards battalion is growing boobs because of the way they drill — and only on their left sides. The Wachbataillon unit performs precision military drills at official ceremonial functions. Many of their drills involve smacking their rifles against the left side of the soldiers’ chests. And all that pounding on the same spot has stimulated the production of hormones that cause man boobs to grow.
Piles of ancient corpses, vitrified rock, and intense radiation have all been observed in the Indus River Valley. While not a mainstream theory, this evidence suggests that the mysterious Indus Valley Civilization was destroyed with some kind of atomic weapon.
Tiny, spiral-shaped metal objects have been found in Russia that have been dated to be around 20,000 years old. Since humans are thought to have discovered metalworking only 6,000 years ago, no one can explain where these objects came from.
The ruins of several massive castles, temples, and other ancient buildings have been found in Zimbabwe and Mozambique, indicating a large, advanced civilization was present in sub-Saharan Africa from the Iron Age all the way up to the 17th century. However, a lack of writing and the presence of very few artifacts makes the civilization impossible to investigate.
Since 2009, North Korea was no longer declared a communist state. Instead they follow the ideology named “Juche” which was founded by North Korea’s founder and Supreme leader (a title which he still bares even after his death in 1994) Kim Il-sung.