Tesla has signed a deal with the government of South Australia to install 50,000 solar-power systems on homes, at no cost to residents. South Australia has suffered from blackouts in recent years amid fears of a looming energy crisis. Last year, Tesla CEO Elon Musk claimed he could help solve the problem by building a […]
Esmond Allcock of Saskatchewan, Canada, celebrated his 108th birthday on January 26. His secret to living a long, happy and healthy life? Select a good spouse. When Esmond was asked how he managed to live a long and happy life, he replied, “I didn’t behave myself for a few years there, but then I got […]
A man wrote a break up letter to his gym after he moved to another state and had to cancel his membership. “Planet Fitness wouldn’t let me cancel over the phone, and required a certified letter to cancel since I live in a different state now. I dropped this in the mail today,” he said. So, […]
Thousands of people who were falsely accused as criminals and branded with a criminal record can now rest at ease. San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón announced that his office will retroactively apply California’s marijuana-legalization laws to past criminal cases. This means San Francisco will expunge and seal the records of misdemeanor marijuana offenders, the San […]
MoonPie, a chocolate and marshmallow snack, recently fell in love with Wendy’s after sending a flirtatious Tweet and we’re totally here for it.
At an event organised by the Minister for Culture in Egypt, on January 27th the world’s tallest man met up with the world’s shortest woman! The world’s tallest man in Sultan Kösen, a 31 year old from Turkey, stands at 8 foot 3 tall. On the other side of the spectrum, the world’s smallest woman is […]
We are obsessed with the Boston Museum of Fine Arts’ newest hire. Meet Riley, a 12-week-old Weimaraner. Riley’s job is to sniff out bugs and other critters that could potentially damage valuable artwork in the museum. The museum’s deputy director, Katie Getchell, told The Boston Globe that insects are an ongoing concern for museums. “It’s […]
Here’s something to make your week INSTANTLY better. A Rat is taking a shower like a human…This is hilarious!”, they said, sharing the adorably cute video below. A Rat is taking a shower like a human…This is hilarious! pic.twitter.com/JU9nzcvKML — Marcellus Wiley (@marcelluswiley) January 29, 2018 The video was apparently recorded in Peru and has […]
Artist Chloe Giordano creates incredibly detailed embroideries of animals, some the size of a small coin, and she shares her beautiful designs on Instagram. See more of Chloe’s work on Instagram and if you want to purchase anything, visit her on Etsy.
After Jade Hameister gave an inspirational TEDx talk encouraging young girls to reach for their dreams, the YouTube comments were flooded with internet trolls and haters telling her to “make me a sandwich.” So the 16-year-old explorer from Melbourne, Australia, became the youngest person to conquer the Polar Hat Trick – having skied to the […]