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‘Vampire skeletons’ have been found in Bulgaria (video)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Archaelogy, Weird, World by on June 7, 2012 0 Comments

A “vampire skeletons” have been found by Bulgarian archeologists in Sozopol, located near Black Sea. Bulgarian names for an undead vampire include: Vampir, Vorkolak, Ouber, Ustrel. Bulgarians believed that a vampire is a corpse which returns from the grave. A person who died a violent, unnatural death or whose corpse was jumped over by a […]

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2012 Scripps National Spelling Bee: Snigdha Nandipati wins title with “guetapens”

Filed in Amazing Stories, Education, United States, World by on June 7, 2012 0 Comments

The National Spelling Bee which is mostly joined by participants from the US, Canada, Mexico, New Zealand, Ghana and Bahamas who compete to be the spelling bee champion for 2012. It is also opened to other countries outside the United States but the participants must be strictly regional spelling bee winners in their areas.  2012 […]

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Oregon man turns 727 airplane into his dream home (Video)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Lifestyle, United States by on June 6, 2012 0 Comments

A man is building his dream home out of a retired 727-200 in Oregon. Bruce Campbell takes $100,000 and transforms a Boeing 727 aircraft into a home. The plane’s bathroom and shower, which are still in the works, are small but that doesn’t seem to bother Campbell. The 62-year-old man from Oregon, USA, has spent […]

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D’Amico’s waiter Greg Rubar receives $5,000 tip to buy a car (Video)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Foods, Money by on June 1, 2012 0 Comments

Waiter receives $5,000 tip? A waiter at a Rice Village restaurant in Houston said he’s speechless after receiving a $5,000 tip. Greg Rubar has worked at D’Amico’s Italian Market Cafefor 16 years. Over the weekend, a married couple, who are his regular customers, handed him the big tip. “I told them thank you when they […]

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PHOTO of Ridiculously Photogenic Surgery Girl goes viral

A picture of a smiling woman recovering from lung surgery goes viral. The photograph of a 28-year-old woman named Rachel dubbed as ‘Ridiculously Photogenic Surgery Girl’ originally appeared on Reddit – Ask Me Anything section. Ridiculously Photogenic Surgery Girl  Image Credit: memebase.com According to reports of several international blog and news sites, Rachel has congenital […]

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World’s Richest Woman: Australian tycoon Gina Rinehart

Filed in Amazing Stories, Business, Featured, Money, World by on May 23, 2012 0 Comments

The 58-year-old Australian mining magnate Gina Rinehart became the world’s richest woman as her fortune almost tripled to A$29.2 billion ($28.6 billion), according to a ranking of the nation’s wealthiest people by BRW magazine. World’s Richest Woman | Gina Rinehart Rinehart inherited her mining assets from her father, Lang Hancock. Her father discovered iron ore deposits […]

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World’s Largest Outdoor Swimming Pool: San Alfonso del Mar resort in Chile (video)

San Alfonso del Mar is a resort located in Algarrobo, Chile featuring a 1,000m long, 19-acre outdoor pool, 66 million gallons of water which holds a Guinness world record as the largest  outdoor swimming pool in the world. Video of World’s Largest Outdoor Swimming Pool is available below. Apart from its large size, the lagoon has another spectacular […]

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Vegetarian Shark: Florence, Nurse Shark, the World’s First Vegetarian Shark (Photo)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Animals, Environment, Featured, World by on May 21, 2012 0 Comments

Last 2009, a 6-foot-long shark named Florence made headlines by becoming the first shark to undergo ‘out of water’ surgery to remove a rusty fish hook in her jaw. After her fast and remarkable recovery, the nurse shark was put on exhibit at the Birmingham National Sea Life Center in England. According to Florence handlers, […]

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Miracle Puppy: Puppy falls from the sky and finds new home (Video)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Animals, Featured by on May 18, 2012 0 Comments

7-year-old Taylor Calloway was playing in his garden when he came across a tiny weeks-old puppy. The adorable pooch is thought to have fallen some 30 feet from the sky after escaping from the grasp of a hawk in Los Banos, California. The said puppy still had a set of clutch marks on his fur […]

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World’s Tallest Lego structure unveiled in South Korea (Video)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Asia, Events, Featured, World by on May 14, 2012 0 Comments

In celebration of LEGO’s 80th anniversary, LEGO Korea built the tallest Lego tower to set new world record. The world’s tallest Lego tower stands in front of Jamsil Stadium in Seoul. The Lego structure used more than 50,000 colorful bricks and took five days to construct. Over 4,000 children joined the construction of the world’s tallest Lego […]

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Lilly the Pit bull saves owner from getting hit by train (Video)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Animals, Featured, United States, World by on May 11, 2012 0 Comments

Lilly, an 8-year-old pit bull had her leg cut off after she was hit by a train while saving her owner. Lilly then sat with her owner until help arrived. Christine Spain was walking home from a friend’s house on May 3 when she collapsed on the tracks, according to reports. The hero dog suffered a broken pelvis and […]

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Cancer Patients make awesome Lip Sync of Kelly Clarkson’s ‘Stronger’ (Video)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Featured, Health, Music, Video, World by on May 11, 2012 0 Comments

22-year-old cancer patient and fledgling filmmaker, Chris Rumble, decided to uplift fellow patients with some music. He got together with some friends to make a video of child cancer patients at Seattle Children’s Hospital lip syncing to Kelly Clarkson’s song “Stronger”. Rumble posted the video to YouTube – Stronger | Seattle Childrens Hospital, where it has […]

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