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11 Languages Spoken by 11 People or Fewer

Vladimir Korostyshevskiy / Shutterstock.com 1. Ho-Chunk is the language of the Hocák Nation, more commonly known as the Winnebago tribe of Wisconsin and Nebraska. In 2004, there were only 11 living fluent speakers of Ho-Chunk, all of whom also use English. 2. In the jungles of Suriname lives a nearly extinct population of people known as [...]

New species of sea snake discovered

A new species of spiny venomous snake has been discovered off the coast of Northern Australia. As if being venomous wasn’t enough, each of the scales …

Bat invasion threatens Australian town

A small town in northern Australia is the scene of an invasion by a massive swarm of 250,000 bats. Hundreds of thousands of fruit bats have invaded th…

The World’s 8 Weirdest National Holidays

Whether it means a day off or just an excuse to celebrate, Americans love holidays, even preposterous ones such as National Miniature Golf Day, but we’re not the only ones. The world is full of weird holidays and I, for one, am eager to join in the celebration. If we unify the Earth, maybe we [...]

Mystery smell perplexes authorities

Residents in northern Australia have been plagued by a mystery smell that permeated their homes and across the countryside for miles. Authorities …

Crocosaurus Cove "The Cage of Death"

Crocosaurus Cove “The Cage of Death” Without the cage you wouldn’t stand a chance swimming with a massive saltwater crocodile. But for brave punters who still want to get cosy with a feisty croc, a new Australian tourist attraction is offering the chance for a close encounter in the safety of a clear acrylic box dubbed the [...]