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  • Octopuses can mate without leaving the house. Because the...
    on April 22, 2019 at 4:50 am

    Octopuses can mate without leaving the house. Because the male’s sex organ is at the end of his arm, he can set up his den next to a female’s, stretch his sex arm all the way to her house, and get the job done from afar whenever he feels like it. Scientists call it the ‘distance position,’ and it also allows smaller males to mate with a larger male’s girlfriend because they can move in close and give her the reach-around when he isn’t looking. Source Source 2 […]

  • Touching the Queen of Siam used to be punishable by death,...
    on April 21, 2019 at 3:20 pm

    Touching the Queen of Siam used to be punishable by death, until the law itself caused 3 deaths in 1880. Queen Sunanda Kumariratana had many witnesses when her boat capsized, but she, her daughter, and her unborn baby still drowned due to a royal guard who warned that touching her was forbidden. He was put to death for being too strict, but if he’d saved her, he likely would’ve been executed anyway. Source Source 2 […]

  • There’s a plant that grows in the shape of bunnies making peace...
    on April 20, 2019 at 11:20 pm

    There’s a plant that grows in the shape of bunnies making peace signs. When monilaria obconica has new sprouts, they resemble tiny rabbit ears until eventually becoming what looks like a family of green bunnies posing for a photo. Source Source 2 Source 3 […]

  • On 4/20/17, the Wyoming PD posted a #Happy420 tweet to call...
    on April 20, 2019 at 3:20 pm

    On 4/20/17, the Wyoming PD posted a #Happy420 tweet to call attention to substance abuse. They also offered help for those in need, and promised that accepting it would not result in jail time. Source Source 2 […]

  • According to chef Gordon Ramsey, these are the top 5 dishes...
    on April 20, 2019 at 2:00 am

    According to chef Gordon Ramsey, these are the top 5 dishes everyone should know how to cook: 1. a great burger 2. a really good breakfast 3. a braising dish 4. a chicken dish 5. an amazing cake Source Source 2 […]

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