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Why Flushing Your Goldfish Down the Toilet Is a Terrible, Terrible Decision

Pet goldfish are a staple of childhood, but many of these poor fishies don’t last long in their little fishy bowls, and the next stop always seems to be the toilet. It may seem like the best option — the toilet leads back to the open water, where fish belong, right? Just like in Finding...

Here’s Why the Summer Heat Makes People Grumpy

There are summer people and winter people – and, fine, there are also the wishy-washy folks who pick spring or fall as a favorite season – but it turns out that, scientifically, we’re all happier when we’re not melting. I mean, duh – right? Well, everything in science needs to have evidence, so researchers Liuba...

Check out These 6 Tricky Riddles of the Day

What is a day without riddles? A sad one! Make today happy and solve these 6 riddles of the day right now! #6. Exactly the same. #5. A cat and 3 kittens. #4. Shorter with age. #3. Invisible to you. #2. Fathers and sons. #1. A heavy butcher? Continue reading to check your answers!

6 Female Lionesses in Botswana Grow Long Manes and Start Acting Like Males

Five lionesses in Botswana started behaving like male lions — long manes and all. Male and female lions look and behave quite differently from each other. Male lions have big manes and they roar a lot. Female lions don’t have a mane and they’re not as vocal. The ladies also do the majority of the...

8 Facts That’ll Make You Say “I Did Not Know That!”

Want to learn some new stuff? Well, you came to the right place! As Johnny Carson used to say, these facts will cause you to remark, “I did not know that!” Enjoy! 1. That’s kind of surprising Source 1 Source 2 2. Love is forever Source 1 Source 2 Source 3 3. Cuddle puddle Source...

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Everyone Is in Love with Stan, This Teacher’s Hilariously Disruptive Student

Being a teacher is tough. But there are a few definite perks of dedicating your life to the classroom, and one of them is the stories. As a teacher, you literally never run out of hilarious and surreal stories to tell your friends. One teacher, Erica Buddington, shared a series of particularly hilarious stories about a...

Twitter Is Popping over This Amazing Corn on the Cob Hack

Summer is filled with great food! Fresh fruits, veggies, grilling hotdogs, and on and on. But one vegetable stands out among all summer foods: corn on the cob. The only problem? Eating it. We all know that corn on the cob can be messy. It leaves butter on your hands and kernels in your teeth....

Angry Cockatoo Destroys the Bird Spikes Stopping Him from Sitting Exactly Where He Wants To

No one likes to be told what to do, and if you know anything about birds, you probably know this goes double for our feathered friends. Australian Isaac Sherring-Tito saw this truth on full display as he walked down a Katoomba street one day, only to be accosted by pieces of a spiky, anti-bird system...

If You Live in Las Vegas, You Can Now Pay Your Parking Tickets with Donated School Supplies

No one likes to get a ticket, but having to fork over some hard-earned cash might be less painful if you knew for sure those funds would be used to help kids and teachers in need. Enter Las Vegas, who will remove the middle man and just allow you to donate school supplies instead of...

Photos of Harvest Mice Going About Their Daily Lives Is All You Really Need Today

The average lifespan of a harvest mouse is only 18 months, but that year-and-a-half is filled with cuteness and adventure. And the proof is in these photos by Dean Mason. Take a look: 1. Cute View this post on Instagram Golden harvest mouse #naturephotography #windowsonwildlife #wildlife #boredpanda #harvest #mouse #mice #harvestmicephotographyworkshops #deanmasonwildlifephotography #golden #naturelovers #photography...