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History of the potato

The potato, from the perennial Solanum tuberosum, is the world’s fourth largest food crop, following rice, wheat, and maize. The Inca Indians in Peru were the first to cultivate potatoes around 8,000 BC to...

Artist insert an electrode into his anus to make music

An Anuform® anal electrode connected to a modified Peritone EMG sensor registers the activity of my sphincter muscle. Anuform® and Peritone are readily available medical devices for the treatment of incontinence problems. Dani Ploeger...

Modified ramen recipes

YSAC‘s original ramen (Japanese noodle soup is sometimes used as a descriptor for instant noodle flavors by some Japanese instant noodle manufacturers) recipes..

Nicole loves to shop for food

Nicole (23 years old) from Marion, Ohio, has documented her weight loss struggle on the TLC reality series My 600lb Life. “Shopping for food is the only fin think I could do but I...

Relive the creation of the original Predator costume

A huge part of why the Predator franchise is still relevant is the work of Stan Winston and his team. Their Oscar-nominated creature effects on the original 1987 film turned what could have been...

The plastic queen

Surgery obsessed glamour model Pixee has undergone hundreds of extreme procedures in her bid to become a living cartoon. In her pursuit of plastic perfection, Pixee has had over 200 cosmetic procedures and radical...

Ant farming

AntsCanada goes batshit crazy with his new Asian Marauder ants terrarium farm…

Making Cuban chains

There are a variety of jewelry types in the market today and just like many things of the fashion world, particular items tend to disappear and come back in trend years later and some...

The 1962 Alcatraz escape attempt

The June 1962 Alcatraz escape attempt was one of two escape attempts from Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary in which neither the escapees, nor their bodies, were found. Late on the night of June 11 or...