Chilling Visualization Shows Every Nuclear Detonation Since 1945

On July 16, 1945, the first nuclear weapon code named “Trinity” was detonated. Since then, there have been a staggering 2,153 nuclear detonations on our planet. Trinity, by Orbital Mechanics, is a chilling, detailed visualization that shows where every nuclear detonation occurred in chronological order. Watch! Legend: Atmospheric: red Underground: yellow Underwater: blue [wp_ad_camp_1]

Cocoa Farmers Tasting Chocolate for the First Time Ever

Ivory Coast is the largest exporter of cocoa beans (the main ingredient in chocolate) in the world. But the impoverished farmers of cocoa beans in the country generally have never seen, and cannot afford to buy the finished product – a chocolate bar. Watch their reaction when they get their first taste ever of chocolate. … Read more

Google Earth Captured These Shocking Images Of This Ghost Town in Illinois

There’s something oddly fascinating about abandoned places. Perhaps it’s the story they tell, like the story of East St. Louis, Illinois. In 1950, East St. Louis was considered one of the most successful cities in the state of Illinois. But the restructuring of railroads and the building of highways out of its way had led … Read more