25 Years Later, A Drug Lord’s Pet Hippos Are Causing Trouble For Colombia

Want a hippopotamus for Christmas? Might wanna think again. A region of Colombia is figuring that out the hard way. Pablo Escobar, the notorious cocaine drug lord, was shot dead in 1993. The government took control of his huge estate, including hundreds of exotic animals. But somehow, the hippos were missed. Escobar housed 4 hippos …

Woman Meets Her Boyfriend 12 Years After Giving Birth To His Daughter

  It’s the age-old tale everyone knows by heart. Girl meets boy, boy meets their 12-year old daughter. Wait. What? Jessica Share recently connected her daughter with the sperm donor that helped Jessica and her then-girlfriend give birth to Alice. After deciding to have a second child they opted to use donations from the same …

Dutchman Opens Lawsuit To Have Age Changed, Identifies As 20 Years Younger

Have you ever wanted to feel younger? How about 20 years younger? A 69-year-old Dutchman issues a lawsuit to do just that. Emile Ratelband claims to have a 45-year-old body, describing himself as a “young god”. If he feel so young, is in such good health, and really is godly, why the need to change …

Art Dealer Removes Varnish From Painting

Watch This Art Dealer Remove 200 Years Worth Of Stain From A Painting In Seconds

Art dealer and host of the BBC One show Fake or Fortune, Philip Mould, live-tweeted his latest art restoration project. He’s tasked with removing over 200 years of yellowing varnish from a 400-year-old painting. Watch the first fascinating moments of the project. A remarkable Jacobean re-emergence after 200 years of yellowing varnish 1/2 pic.twitter.com/yBGNGDcNd7 — …

Barry Callebaut's new 'ruby chocolate'

After 80 Years, The World Finally Gets A New Type Of Chocolate

The best things come to those who wait, and those of us waiting for a new type of chocolate are about to be rewarded for our patience. After 80 long years, the world is finally welcoming a brand new treat. Behold, ruby chocolate. Developed by Barry Callebaut AG, the largest cocoa processor in the world, …