10 Strange Natural Defense Mechanisms

All living things would do pretty much anything to survive and to insure the survival of their offspring. Some animals go above and beyond the call of duty to ward off potential threats and go through some pretty rigorous and bizarre transformations to protect themselves and their families. Take, for example, the “horror frog” (also...

10 Most Incredible Insect Invasions

You don't fool with Mother Nature! Some of the worst invasions in history have been natural – bugs in particular have brought havoc and destruction to people, places, animals and things for thousands of years. Introduce a non-native species to a new place and, voila, dramatic and unexpected shifts in the dynamics of the ecosystem...

Sensory Overload: 10 Most Extreme Examples

Studies have shown that when one sense is lost, the corresponding brain regions can be recruited for other tasks. So, when a person loses a sense, another sense gets heightened. The brain is fascinating, ain't it, folks? Have you ever wondered about the most extreme examples of some of things that affect your senses? For...

10 Theories That Will Make You Lose Your Mind

I consider myself a collector of sorts. I collect strange, bizarre notions and theories that warp traditional narratives about reality and existence. The following is a presentation of 10 of my favorite mind-blowing theories. There is compelling evidence for each, but you certainly don't – and, for the sake of your sanity, probably shouldn't – need to...