Nine nurses in the same labor unit are all due at the same time

Nine labor and delivery nurses at a Maine hospital are all pregnant at the same time and are all due to give birth between April and July. On Monday, the hospital, Maine Medical Center, shared a photo on Facebook featuring eight of the nine nurses, proudly showing off their bumps and holding cards with their […]

HOW DRACULA CAME TO WHITBY

A GOTHIC SETTING Bram Stoker arrived at Mrs Veazey’s guesthouse at 6 Royal Crescent, Whitby, at the end of July 1890. As the business manager of actor Henry Irving, Stoker had just completed a gruelling theatrical tour of Scotland. It was Irving who recommended Whitby, where he’d once run a circus, as a place to […]

The most important inventions of the last 300 years

Here are some of the most important inventions of the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries, from the cotton machine to the camera. 1) Phone The phone is a tool that converts voice and sound signals into electrical impulses for cable transmission to another location, where another phone receives electrical impulses and turns them back into […]

Doctors remove giant kidney weighing 16.3 pounds

Surgeons have removed a kidney weighing 7.4 kilograms (16.3 pounds) — the equivalent size of two newborn babies — from a patient in India. It is thought to be the heaviest kidney ever removed in the country — and the third heaviest worldwide. The patient, a 56-year-old male from the Indian capital New Delhi, suffers from autosomal dominant […]

The Wackiest Collection Of Awful, Ugly Eyebrows

Throughout history, man has been extremely creative when it comes to styling themselves in terms of their hair, their clothes, and their bodies in general. From wild hair colors, to artistic makeup, to eccentric piercings, people have never been shy about expressing their individuality. But a fairly new trend has begun to blow everyone’s mind, as […]

AUSTIN TEXAS PAYS HOMELESS PEOPLE $15 AN HOUR TO CLEAN THE CITY

These work crews go to various sites each day, sometimes even during the weekends. Their work includes scrubbing graffiti off walls, cleaning homeless camps, and many more chores. A payment of $15 is ensured along with lunch and commuting to and from the workplace. They are also offered case management services that promote them to […]

Jeffrey Epstein kept painting of Bill Clinton in drag at his house

Jeffrey Epstein kept a bizarre painting of Bill Clinton on prominent display in his New York townhouse, it was reported on Thursday. Epstein’s $77 million (£63.5m) home in the Upper East Side – the largest private home in the City, with 40 rooms over seven floors – was described by the young girls he allegedly abused as […]

Brussels, the first city to reject 5G technology. Why don’t they need holograms?

A Belgian minister has announced that Brussels is  suspending plans to implement the 5G network  due to its health effects . The statement was made by  Céline Fremault , Minister of the Government of the Brussels-Capital Region, responsible for quality of life, environment and energy. In an interview, given last Friday to the publication with L’Echo, he claimed  : “I cannot accept such technology […]

Scientists Now Know How Sleep Cleans Toxins From the Brain

The synchronized brain waves of non-REM sleep may play a key role in preventing toxins from accumulating in a person’s brain. Laura Lewis and her team of researchers have been putting in late nights in their Boston University lab. Lewis ran tests until around 3:00 in the morning, then ended up sleeping in the next day. It […]

Sharks could hold the secret to long life

A SHARK that lives for nearly 400 years and is the longest living vertebrate on the planet could hold the key to the fountain of youth. A SHARK that lives for almost four centuries could hold the secret to long life, say researchers. Greenland sharks, with a lifespan of up to 392 years, are thought […]