10 of the Worst Weapons in History

Desperate times call for desperate measures, or so the old cliché goes, and war is the most desperate time of all. But if you're too desperate you end up with weapons that simply don't work. Here are only ten such examples.

The Origins of 10 Mythical Animals

Where do cryptids come from? Is it merely mistaken identity? Out-right hoaxes? Misunderstanding nature? Those are the most common answers, but despite this belief continues around the world in animals that never existed. Here's a list of ten and where their mistaken origins come from.

These Are the 10 Most Dangerous Attempts to Fly

We will forever be tempted by the sky. Before we mastered flight we tried all sorts of crazy things. Even after we've worked it out we still try weird ways to reach the heavens. This is a collection of attempts from all throughout history.

These Are 10 of the Most Dangerous Modern Beauty Trends

Everyone has something about their physical appearance they want to change. But some of us take things to dangerous extremes without even realizing it. This is a list of ten recent beauty trends that can have dire consequences.

These 10 Real Creatures Could Be Monsters

We as humans have the tendency to put elements of nature into boxes: “Fish look like this, insects look like this.” Of course we make exceptions for some variation, but when certain elements combine in ways we're unfamiliar with we don't know how to process them. Below is a list of ten creatures found in nature that manage to defy norms and look out of this world.

These 10 Animals Have Unbelievable Abilities

Despite our best attempts to classify it, nature will not be put into a simple box. Animals have evolved in ways that we are still struggling to understand long after their discoveries. These are only ten such examples.

9 of the Biggest Sport Cheats in History

Cheating in games has been a problem since the inception of, well, games, but some people cheated in such spectacular or brazen ways that they rise above the lowest of the low. Here are nine such examples.

These 9 Animals Are Closer to Human Than You Think

We may think that we as people are significantly different from animals, but as time goes on we are learning more ways that we are similar to the creatures around us. Here are nine animals that have what were once distinctly human traits.

8 of the Strangest Riots in History

People: they sometimes freak-out, often for strange reasons. Here's a brief write-up of eight of the strangest events that got people up in arms.

Will These 10 Presidents Go Down as the Worst in History?

You'll never find a universally loved US president. But some consistently rank lowest among public polls. While partisanship will always play a role in such decisions, some presidencies were such disasters that it's hard to argue in favor of them. Below are ten of the most consistent choices for worst US presidents.