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16 Unexpected Uses for Coke
Offbeat  (tags: health, interesting, odd, unusual )

- 8 days ago -
Coca-Cola (or Coke) is the most recognized brand in the world. The dark, carbonated, sugary beverage has become the most widely consumed drink in the world since WWII....
The Millionaire Who Rebuilt a Village
Offbeat  (tags: culture, environment, interesting, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

- 8 days ago -
Have you ever fantasized about becoming a millionaire and surprising all the people that were there for you along the way? Well this is the recent story of a man who did just that, and in a splendid way....
7 Delicious Mug Cakes
Offbeat  (tags: humans, interesting, odd, unusual )

- 8 days ago -
There are few treats I enjoy more in life than a delicious dessert, but I don't always have time to whip up a complicated mixture. That's why I was delighted to discover that there are a whole load of delicious cake recipes you can make using ...
Take An Incredible Tour of Our Colossal Milky Galaxy
Offbeat  (tags: environment, interesting, pictures, technology, unusual )

- 8 days ago -
100,000 stars is an interactive website powered by Chrome, that allows you to explore the wonders of our galaxy from your desktop or phone. You can zoom in and see our own sun, or move out to the far reaches of the Milky Way where blue stars burn ...
13 Surprising Uses for Baby Powder
Offbeat  (tags: humans, interesting, odd, protection, unusual )

- 8 days ago -
Baby powder isn't just for babies. It contains less chemicals than talcum powder, so it is much safer to use, and it can help sooth and prevent chafing, rashes and soften your skin. But beyond benefits of baby powder ...
My Mother's Day -- Tribute To My Momma
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, family, mothers, children, value )

- 11 days ago -
Today is Mother's Day. On this day in 2003, my momma lost her battle to cancer. Today I take a moment to remember her and celebrate her life rather then mourning her passing.
Horrific Stampede at Hajj in Saudi Arabia Kills 717 Pilgrims
Offbeat  (tags: humans, unusual, society, religion )

- 11 days ago -
A horrific stampede killed at least 717 pilgrims and injured hundreds more Thursday, Sept. 24, on the outskirts of the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia, the deadliest tragedy to strike the annual hajj pilgrimage in more than two decades.
War Dog Who Risked All to Save 'Secret' Allied Prisoners
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, interesting, off-beat, protection, unusual )

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- 11 days ago -
An interesting and fascinating story about the heroism of one dog during WWII. "Judy knew exactly how to protect starving inmates in Far Eastern camps - and how to avoid being shot dead herself." Peace.
Artist Boils Down Sugary Drinks Into Sickly Suckers That Highlight the Dangers of Junk Food
Offbeat  (tags: art, culture, design, health, humans, interesting, off-beat, protection, unusual, world )

- 12 days ago -
If you've ever wondered just how bad sugary drinks are for you, artist Henry Hargreaves' new project will drive the point home. Hargreaves' (de)hydrate series features lurid images of candy lollipops made from boiled-down popular soft drinks.
Every Solar System Model You'Ve Seen Is Wrong Read More: Http://Www.Mnn.Com/Earth-Matte rs/Space/Stories/Every-Solar-S ystem-Mode
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, unusual, world )

- 13 days ago -
What do you get when you combine science-inspired wonder and seven miles of desert? An incredible video ...
Couple Uses 11.5 Foot Bed To Maximize Cuddle Time With 5 Cats, 2 Dogs
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat, humans, pets, dogs, cats )

- 14 days ago -
A proud pet owner named Rob and his girlfriend, who together have two dogs and five cats, recently came up with the perfect sleeping arrangement to make the most out of cuddling with their furry friends.
Alien Abduction of Married Couple 'Proven' By Star Map They Drew Claims Statistician
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat, interesting, Aliens, Alien Abduction, UFOs )

- 15 days ago -
Alien abduction claims made by a married couple 54 years ago, have been given new credence after it emerged a sketch of a star map they made closely resembles a stellar configuration they could not have known about at the time
Coca-Cola's Honest Logo Shows Which Organs Are Harmed When You Drink It
Offbeat  (tags: culture, design, health, humans, interesting, safety, unusual, world )

- 16 days ago -
We all like to drink a refreshing coke sometimes, but drinking too much of it, however, can damage your health. This honest logo created by designer from Nicaragua, Fabio Pantoja, has a dark twist: the letters depict the different organs and parts of your
Daisy, the Horse, Fell Hind-Legs First Into a Well. How Could They Get Her Out?
Offbeat  (tags: horse, deep well, farm, rescue, unusual, good news )

- 16 days ago -
Daisy, the 1,700 pound horse, fell into the covered hole, which was over five metres deep, on a farm near Saskatoon in Canada. They used a novel method to rescue her.

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