The Deep-sea Dragonfish, as the name states, lives in the deep-sea of the Pacific ocean. The Dragon fish tends to live around 1000 to 3000 meters below the surface. Some Dragonfish have even been found at depths of 5000 meters. Most deep sea fish that can produce light produce blue light, but the dragon fish can produce not only blue light but a red light as well. This red light is emitted from a suborbital photophore. Continue reading for more interesting facts.
Going to the doctors isn't exactly the most exciting thing in the world, but sometimes, a simple conversation can make things real interesting, or so we'd like to think. Here are just a few things the doctors of Reddit have posted on the social media website. Click here to view the first image in this week's demotivational poster gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the coolest 8-year selfie you'll see today.
What do you get when you combine a giant hamster wheel with a standing desk? This creation by California-based designer Robb Godshaw. The wheel itself was designed using Autodesk Inventor and only took Godshaw 24 hours to build. For those who wish to recreate this wheel, you'll need four sheets of plywood, four skate wheels, two pipes, 240 wood screws, and a pint of glue. Continue reading for a time-lapse video of the build process and also a link to the instructions.
Believe it or not, there were two winners of a Chinese lottery in a 2009 drawing. They each won 5 million yuan, with one living in Henan and the other, Heilongjiang - thousands of kilometers apart. They both picked the same seven number combination: 3, 5, 1, 1, 5, 8, 7. Now here's where the story gets crazy...both numbers sets were purchased at exactly the same time - right down to the second. Reportedly for this drawing, there were over 10 million numbers picked by players and at peak times, with over 100 transactions take place every second. Continue reading for more mind-boggling coincidences.
Have you ever come across an invention on television, the internet, or even in real-life that just made you scratch your head? Well, these five inventions just might fall under that head-scratching category. Whether it be the auto-shredding calendar, Bathe & Brew, or baby hooks, these are a few things you might not want to use. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the ultimate cucumber slicing master from Japan.
Some parents would rather treat you to a nice meal on your birthday, while others prefer handing out sentimental cards, or so they they think. Starting off, this R2-D2 card was mistaken for a transformer, but it's the thought that counts, right? There's also another one that compares a person's age to that of a dog, complete with a strange message. Continue reading for more.
Wood is normally used to build things, but there are a group of geeky artists who specialize in transforming huge piles of logs into beautiful pictures that will gradually disappear as they are burned throughout the cold winter months. The type of wood and how they're cut, make a huge difference on how the image will look. Believe it or not, modern art galleries even showcase this type of artwork. Continue reading for more.
This isn't an optical illusion, but rather a real five-story home that hangs off the edge of a cliff, designed by Australian prefab architecture specialists Modscape Concept. Its design was inspired by the shape of barnacles clinging to a hull of a ship, and it extends off the side of a cliff, rather than sitting directly on it. Simply put as possible, the prefabricated modules are arranged in a vertical floor plan, with the rooms stacked atop each other and held securely in place with engineered steel pins. Continue reading to see what it looks like inside.
While some couples resort to Photoshop for creative wedding photos, but Anchorage-based photographer Josh Martinez actually traveled by helicopter to Alaska's Knik Glacier with a bride and groom for one breathtaking photo session. The couple traversed snowy mountains, explored icy fields, and even waded knee-deep into a glacial pool of stunningly blue water - ruining the wedding gown in the process. Continue reading for more pictures.
Everyone needs hydration, but when thirst hits you during the middle of a game, things can go bad really quickly. So, this 9-year-old came up with an ingenious solution that consists of two clips, a zip-lock bag, and an extra long straw. Sure, you could always wear a Camelbak, but who really needs 50-ounces of water while gaming. Continue reading for more fun and clever solutions to everyday problems.