Saturday, August 9, 2014

The Deepest Point In The World

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Posted : January 2014
Author : Kashif Masood

Despite the fact that the oceans are closer to us than the outer planets of the solar system , people have investigated only five percent of the ocean floor , which remains one of the greatest mysteries of our planet. The deepest part of the ocean - the Mariana Trench or Marianas Trench is one of the most famous places, which we all know is not very much. Water pressure , which is a thousand times greater than at sea level, dipping into this place is akin to suicide . But thanks to modern technology and a few brave souls who risked their lives down there, we learned many interesting things about this wonderful place .

Villa Epecuen - Town Under Water

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Posted : January 2013
Author : the admin

On 10 November 1985 Villa Epecuen was flooded by water for no apparent reason. Now the water level is declining, yet only one person returned to this town - 81-year-old Pablo Novak who is now the sole resident of the town. Before the floods, the town was big tourist attraction. It had clean, fresh air, healing lakes, wonderful scenery and welcoming residents. It is all gone now, but if someone could provide finance to restore the town it may be possible to return it to its glory.

Friday, August 8, 2014

List Of 6 Lesser Known Branches Of Forensic Science

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Posted : March 2012
Author : Ghostwriterz

Forensics have certainly come a long way. It all began as merely identifying fingerprints visible to the naked eye (back in ole BC), but has evolved into an essential crime-fighting giant with tens of subdivisions and even entire schools dedicated to those pursuing a job in forensic science. Forensic science can do fancy science tricks akin to those previously only seen in sci-fi movies. The future is now! Crimes can be solved just by examining insects or plant life at the scene, microscopic marks on a bullet can be examined to discover details about a murder, and even astronomy can be used to decipher previously unknown details about classic works of art. Here are six of the weirdest branches of forensic science that will blow your mind and your chances of committing the perfect crime.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Eye Contact: The Definition Of Humanity?

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Posted : November 2011
Author : Mihaela Lica Butler

Eye contact: The eyes are the window of the soul.
Every one of us will have experienced that moment when you are either on a train, walking down the street or in the supermarket where you will have made eye contact with a complete stranger.  At that moment, the two of you share something, not necessarily something positive or negative but just something.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Amazing And Funny Experiment With Egg And Vinegar

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Posted : April 2012
Author : Mark

When you soak a raw egg into a vinegar over two days, the vinegar will dissolve the eggshell. Eggshell is mostly made up of calcuim carbonate and that is the reason it is hard. Vinegar contains acetic acid so when vinegar gets mixed with the egg, the acetic acid which is present in the vinegar dissolves the shell of the egg and the egg becomes elastic. The contents of the egg becomes soft and looks like jelly. If you repeat the same experiment with a boiled egg, the shell gets dissolved and the egg becomes elastic like a rubber ball.

Monday, August 4, 2014

Top 10 Signs Of Evolution In Modern Man

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Posted : January 2009
Author : Jamie Frater

Through history, as natural selection played its part in the development of modern man, many of the useful functions and parts of the human body become unnecessary. What is most fascinating is that many of these parts of the body still remain in some form so we can see the progress of evolution. This list covers the ten most significant evolutionary changes that have taken place – leaving signs behind them.

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Lit Motors Unveils All-Electric, Fully Enclosed Motorcycle

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Posted : 2013
Author : the admin

Lit Motors is a scrappy San Francisco startup with a basic but ambitious plan. They want to radically change American electric scooters to be safer and more fuel-efficient using technology that’s been around for over a century - the gyroscope.

Top 10 Deserted Towns

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Posted : April 2014
Author : sonic07

Deserted towns are scattered all around the world. Their mute streets, wrecked buildings and remains of old houses, adversely affected by time, are witnesses and victims of history. Standing so quiet and motionless, these towns resemble great works of art. In recent years certain ‘ghost towns’ have experienced their rebirth by becoming popular tourist attractions. Here are top 10 deserted towns around the world.

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