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Did a Sputnik really crash in Scotland ?

Details have emerged of a mountain rescue team that came across alleged Sputnik debris in 1962. Sputnik was the name given to a series of satellites l…

Would You Do The Dewdriver?

How do you turn Mountain Dew into a morning beverage? Just add orange juice, of course. While Taco Bell is calling their creation Mountain Dew A.M., I prefer Dewmosa or Dewdriver. Would you enjoy a Mountain Dew A.M. or do you think it would be disgusting? I don’t think it would be too bad. Link Via The [...]

5 Mountains Deadlier Than Everest

© Keren Su/CORBIS Hundreds of climbers have lost their lives trying to conquer Everest, including four last weekend. But the tallest mountain in the world is not actually the most lethal. Approximately 3,000 climbers have successfully reached Everest’s peak, including a 13-year-old, a blind person, and a 73-year-old woman who this month broke her own record [...]

11 Dare-Devil Stunts That Pushed Human Limits

An Austrian dare-devil named Felix Baumgartner plans to break the world record for highest skydive in August. After taking an air balloon to 120,000 feet, he’ll step out of his helium cocoon at the edge of space and break the sound barrier on his way back to earth. Sound exciting? It’s already been done. Here’s a [...]

UFOs filmed over Scotland

A Scottish Mountain Rescue team filmed two strange lights zooming through thick fog in Scotland. A video camera mounted to their vehicle’s dashboard p…

Ghost mountains mystery solved

Scientists believe they are now able to explain the vast mountain range beneath the Antarctic ice. Discovered in the 1950s, the Gamburtsevs are a huge…

Man with no limbs to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro

25-year-old Kyle Maynard will climb the 19,340ft mountain without using any prosthetics whatsoever. While most people would have a hard time climbing …

Mountain Lion Makes Longest Recorded Journey Ever by a Land Mammal

DNA testing on a mountain lion killed on a road in Connecticut revealed that it had traveled 1,800 miles from South Dakota: According to scientists with the US Department of Agriculture, DNA taken from the mountain lion showed its genetic structure matched a population of cats native to the sparsely populated Black Hills region of South [...]

Bobcat Has Highly Uncomfortable Hideout

Where does a bobcat hide out from a menacing mountain lion? Atop a 40-foot tall Saguaro cactus, of course. As uncomfortable as his thorny perch may be, it’s gotta hurt less than being eaten by a bigger cat. The photos were captured in Gold Canyon, on the foot of the Superstition Mountains. The bobcat was trying to [...]

6 Discoveries That Science Can’t Explain

A man once infamously said “you can’t explain that” and it turns out there are some things we really can’t explain. These are enigmas and artifacts that have no known orgin or purpose including The Giant Stone Balls of Costa Rica, and the Baigong Pipes In an area of China not known to ever contain people, [...]