When X-ray was discovered by Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen in 1895, the New York Times was so skeptical that they referred to the medical breakthrough as the “alleged discovery of how to photograph the invisible”. It took a...
In 1965, Randy Gardner, a 17-year-old high school student, set the world-record for the longest a human has intentionally gone without sleep not using stimulants of any kind. Gardner stayed awake for 264.4 hours (11 days...
Meet the incredible shrinking man Jesse Shand who loses 400 pounds with the help of internet strangers he once trolled. It started off as a joke. Jesse created a thread on Bodybuilding.com forum called “Ask the fattest...
It’s about time you take care of your health. Chris Bailey, a popular internet writer and lecturer, carried out a month-long research on what would happen if you replace all drinks with just water. Below is a summary of...
It was in the late 1700s that gutsy people who called themselves dentists started to appear. It will be for about 100 years later that Dentistry as a profession would be licensed and standardized. But before that, if you...
Now I understand my introvert friends better.