Researchers have found that swearing when in pain may release pain-killing endorphins.
Abandoned storage units are the modern-day treasure chest.
Wildlife researchers are using it to track individual lions across Africa.
In the summer of 1849, a magician billed as "The Unparalleled Necromancer" gave an unforgettable performance—made even more memorable by the fact that he was actually Charles Dickens.
Did someone say "destination wedding"? Alpaca my bags.
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“Oy!! What do you want from my life, anyway?”
In a study, people in unsteady physical circumstances viewed their romantic relationships as less stable.
How the beauty pageant threatened the morals of a nation.
Some high-flying facts about the ninth wonder of the universe.
Called 'suminagashi' in Japanese, the mesmerizing process involves layering swirled ink on top of water.
Major chunks of the ancient border defense are in ruins.
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