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Driving is a pretty dangerous activity. It involves getting into metal boxes and hurtling through the winds at 70 miles per hour on roads filled with other metal boxes flying at the same speed. Sounds safe, right? Wrong!Last year, one Aussie driver found there"s another danger to driving, especially while on a small country road on a particularly blustery...

As far as cute families go, we have to say this group of adorable shiba inus just might take the cuteness crown from all of us. Sorry, tiny human babies, you just aren"t fluffy enough.Of course, we already knew how delightfully sweet shibas are as a breed, but when you multiply that by six happy faces all in the...

The people of Russia are known in the States for many things, but few are seen as good or accurate. They are portrayed as the bad guys in numerous action movies. They"re often stereotyped as always living in a cold, harsh climate. Sports fans also won"t let go of the last Olympics for whatever reason. That said, the people...

The work of artist pair Jade Tomlinson and Kev James, better known by their professional moniker Expanded Eye, crosses all kinds of boundaries. Their extensive portfolio includes paintings, installations, sculpture, and street art. Their work can also be found on human skin in the form of unusual tattoos. After meeting his wife, the client on the left wanted a...

If you"ve ever seen a penguin, it was probably behind a glass wall and you couldn"t interact with it. (Stupid zoos and their "safety.") Or you possibly could have seen them in the movie, Happy Feet. Either way, you didn"t get to play with the penguins. The experience probably left you wanting more cuteness in tuxedos. However, if you"re...

Camping isn"t always as fun as you think itll be. Sometimes the ground is too hard, there are too many bugs, and if it rains well just forget about it. Sensing a need, UK inventor Alex Shirley-Smith found a creative way to solve these problems and take camping to a whole new level (literally). The result? A portable treehouse that"s...

If asked if littering is bad, most people would say "Yes." It"s a no-brainer. Even though that"s the case, in many places you can"t take 10 steps without spotting some litter. Not only does it make your environment dirty, but it also is hurting it. The city of Toronto decided that it has had enough. They have upped the...

When was the last time you heard about anyone being amazed by tap dancing? Sure, it takes talent and skill, but in a world where hip-hop and break dancing reigns supreme, the notion of seeing tap dancers might feel a bit antiquated.Give the wonderful performers in tap group Prodijig a chance before you dismiss tap dancing again. You"ll not...

Fishing can be one of the most relaxing hobbies in the world. It can also be the most surprising. In the battle of man vs. fish, you never know exactly what you"re fighting until it surfaces. True to form, what these fishermen caught off the Northern Territory of Australia gave them the biggest surprise of their lives. (via ABCTalesfromtheTinny)Well that...

When police in Silverhill, Alabama, went to a mobile home to serve an outstanding arrest warrant, they came prepared. However, nothing could have prepared them for what they found inside: a real-life house of horrors. The police arrived to arrest Gilmer Edwards for several outstanding warrants. However, they found Edwards" mobile home completely covered in filth upon arrival. Inside were mountains...