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Archive for June, 2010

Lizzie Velasquez

Lizzie Velasquez She eats every 15 minutes to stay alive‎ weighs just four stone and has almost zero per cent body fat but she’ll be the first to tell you she’s not anorexic.University student, 21, eats every 15mins but weighs the same as an eight-year-old from Austin, Texas, actually eats every 15 minutes just to [...]

how to make bacon from scratch

How to Make Bacon at Home from Scratch: Baked or Smoked Methods You have got to learn how to make bacon from scratch! I recently tried this for the first time and I’ve got to share it with you because it turned out fantastically! If you are like me, you love bacon. The smokey, rich, [...]

Cobra hamburgers

A Cobra meat harvested for hamburgers worker picks up a bunch of skinned cobras as they are prepared to be made into meat in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The snakes are caught and processed into burgers, which are served at local restaurants. Behold the slightly terrifying process and its ultimately delicious recipes looking resultsSource:- CNN Via Life

paper sculpture

These Amazing stunningly Pictures detailed ideas how to make paper sculptures may only be made from paper – but they are being techniques snapped up by art fans for tens of thousands of pounds.The unique Eckman Method® of fine art cast paper sculpture calls for husband and wife team Allen and Patty Eckman place the [...]

Galaxy Merger

Galaxy mergers can occur when two (or more) galaxies collide. They are the most violent type of galaxy interaction. Although galaxy mergers do not involve stars or star systems actually colliding, due to the vast distances between stars in most circumstances, the gravitational interactions between galaxies and the friction between the gas and dust have [...]

World’s biggest gold coin sold

A Spanish precious metals trading company bought the world’s largest gold coin Record Ever for £2.68 million, its exact material worth, from the estate of an insolvent investment firm at a rare auction in Vienna on Friday.The 220.5 lb piece, one of only five Canadian $1,000,000 Maple Leaf coins the Royal Canadian Mint has ever [...]

Aqua skyscraper

The Aqua Tower is an 82-story mixed-use residential skyscraper in the Lakeshore East development in downtown Chicago. The building’s height of 819 ft (250 m), includes six levels of parking below ground. The building’s eight-story, 140,000 sq ft (13,000 m2) base is topped by a 82,550 sq ft (7,669 m2) terrace with gardens, gazebos, pools, [...]

World’s Most Stunning Presidential Palaces

Presidential palaces are usually one of a city’s most impressive aesthetic highlights for both citizens and tourists alike. In cases like Buenos Aires’ Casa Rosada, they served as the backdrop for some of their country’s most memorable historic events, whereas others, such as the Golden Jubilee House in Accra, Ghana, were inaugurated a mere two [...]

World’s Longest Tennis Match Ever

After 11 hours and five absorbing minutes on court, John Isner wrote his name into the record books as the winner of the sport’s longest ever battle when the giant American finally clinched the epic three-day, 183-game thriller 6-4, 3-6, 6-7 (7-9), 7-6 (7-3), 70-68.After the two men resumed on Thursday at 59-59 in the [...]

bras hanging basket

At first glance, these may look like your average hanging basket.However, a closer look reveals the more inventive ways in which would-be gardeners are displaying their blooms.Jill Thomas decided to grow melon plants in her old bras to send out a serious message about breast cancer.The 42-year-old hairdresser said she wanted to make people smile [...]