Some months back we came up with the article with the header reading ‘10 Funny X-Ray Images To Make You Smile For A While’. Interesting article it was, isn’t it? While some of them were naughty, the others were humorous enough to make you smile for a while. Talk on any topic, there is no dearth of stuff related to it, each promising to leave you flabbergasted.
X-ray is a form of electromagnetic radiation that helps penetrate solid objects and see the image of the inside of the objects. Talking in medical field, x-rays play a major role in letting doctors know about the exact problem as to what the patient is suffering from thereby treating the patient accordingly.
X-rays not only serve the purpose of helping doctors treat the patients instead can bring a smile on your face too as already mentioned. Creative people around the world contribute a great deal in leaving people flabbergasted.
With the sole aim to celebrate the unusual, admire the imaginative and spur people’s interest in science, medicine and technology in fun way, each year Ig Nobel Prizes are given to honor the achievements of people who with their sheer talent make people first laugh and then make them think!
The Ig Nobel Awards come with little cash more cachet to honor the people behind research projects that make people laugh and think. Keeping the trend of rewarding such ingenious minds, the Ig Nobel awards 2011 were given just recently.
If you all know Ig Nobel awards are given out in ten fields for strange scientific achievements but with a twist, only those were considered that were satirical and promise to leave people smiling and wondering. From medicine to physics, literature, psychology and similar the prizes were given for different categories.
Sports is one category that receives applauds from people all around the world as each one of us has passion for one or the other kind of sport. For all those who are keen passionate lovers of hockey surely keep themselves updated with latest matches, favorite players, their personal lives, performances and much more.
Not only the sports fans are keenly interested in latest matches and cancel all to sit in front of television sets to make sure they don’t miss even a single moment. Also, they are interested in reading about their favorite sportsperson, their likes and dislikes.
All you hockey fans out there, below is the showcase of some of the best hockey players along with the masks that made them stand apart from the crowd besides their sportsmanship. If you all know just recently, 52nd anniversary of one of the most iconic artifacts in professional sports-the hockey goalie mask was celebrated.
It was the 1st of November, 1959 when in a game against the Rangers at Madison Square Garden, legendary Montreal Canadiens netminder Jacques Plante became the first goalie in the NHL to wear a mask that entirely covered his face.
Brand name, we all know is one key factor that plays major role in success of any business. Easy to understand, giving the clear hint of products or services a particular business offers are the traits of good brand name. In short, the business names that fit a particular criteria contribute a great deal in success of particular business.
From Sony to Toshiba, Google, Ford and others there are innumerable brand names that have already make the mark and continue to keep up the trend of rolling out new products and services every now and then.
How are these easily memorable? Well, for the products/services these offer and ease of understanding what a particular brand is renowned for.
A business name that is memorable in some way or the other, it becomes easy for the consumers to remember and recognize it, which could be infectious but the names that are hard to remember and difficult to understand or even hard to spell are a major drawbacks that could directly affect the sales of any business.
Every now and then some natural calamity or man-made disaster has resulted into the devastating effects. From Bhopal Gas tragedy to WTC attack, Tsunami and Haiti, lot many tragic incidents have actually shook the world so did the images taken at or after the incidents.
It is said that pictures speak for themselves! A picture taken at the right moment is worth a thousand words. Capturing images is an art and it’s not the talent that everyone has. One needs to be perfect enough to capture the right picture at the right moment.
Any picture may be worth a hundred words, but only a few rare ones are worth thousand words. Telling a story in itself, pinned below are images that are worth applauding and deserve a standing ovation.
It’s been years since these tragic incidents have occurred but the power of photography is still alive.
Each time you tune into any news channel, you surely get amazed to see the increasing crime rate; no matter at what level it is. The crime is not something that’s new, since the time immemorial, different type of crimes and other punishable offenses have crop up.
The guilty of crime have been punished on being proved though the ways of punishments have changed with time. Execution of a person by judicial process as a punishment for an offense is known as capital punishment or death penalty.
For capital offenses and crimes like murder, sexual crimes such as rape, adultery, incest and sodomy, carry the death penalty, drug trafficking, corruption, cowardice, desertion, insubordination, and mutiny are also capital offenses. Hold your breath, here you are about to witness some of the horrifying executions till date.
We have listed down some of the hideous torture methods throughout history. Some of the methods are so dreadful and agonizingly painful that their images can give you goose bumps.
The very name ‘Ghost Ship’ makes us recall the horror film released in 2002. Starring Gabriel Byrne and Julianna Margulies the film revolves around an Italian luxury ocean liner that mysteriously vanished in 1962 and, 40 years later it was rediscovered by a commercial salvage ship as it drifted aimlessly in the chilly Bering Sea.
Well, not talking much in length about the movie that actually gave us all the goosebumps. Coming back to the track, Ghost ships or phantom ships that make up a big part of the seafaring lore have generated lot of interest in lot many people.
Looking at the historical ships is quite frightening and appear mysterious leaving the spectators wondering as to what might have happened to the crew members and the passenger. Drowned, disappeared in mysterious conditions and found after decades, these ships are actually horrifying.
A ghost ship is a supposedly haunted or ghostly vessel found adrift with their entire crew either missing or dead. If you are the one who has curiosity of reading about such Ghost Ships, then scroll down as we have listed below ten most famous ghost ships that continue to provoke speculation and mystery leaving the spectators horrified and amazed.
If you check out Wikipedia to know what’s phobia, you will get the answer that it is an irrational, persistent fear of certain situations, objects, activities, or persons.
The main symptom of this disorder is the excessive, unreasonable desire to avoid the feared subject. When the fear is beyond one’s control, or if the fear is interfering with daily life, then a diagnosis under one of the anxiety disorders can be made.
Some people have the fear of heights, spiders, clowns and other things which seem usual to others. Have you seen someone totally normal at one point of time and the very next moment they are shouting seeing someone or something? Certainly, we all have witnessed such scenarios. Each one of us is afraid of one thing or the other sometimes a living being too.
Well, you got it right. This article is genuinely written with the sole purpose to talk about phobias but as usual there is a twist in the story. You won’t actually get to read about various kinds of phobias included in the glossary as there are some hundreds of them and it’s not feasible to talk about each in detail.
Photography is an art! Even if you take pictures with great care, there are times when some goof-ups happen making you smile for a while. Remember the moments when somebody was getting clicked and you intentionally or unintentionally ruined the pictures by poking in or coming in front of the camera? Frankly, I have done that many a times though not always for fun but unintentionally.
Sometimes, when we open the old pictures to cherish the good memories and recall the amazing moments, we tend to come across the pictures that give us a good dose of laughter making us recall the photobombing.
Well, let me tell you that it’s not just human beings who do such things animals too do this; be it by leaping into the foreground or by doing something unspeakable in the background. The result sometimes is quite hilarious. Animals by doing such acts leave a lasting impression in a photo thereby making it a perfect visual treat. Photobombing is the name given to the pictures that actually bring a broad smile on our face.
So, here we present the hilarious animal photobombs. Some of you might argue that few of them are photoshopped, chances are minimal but we can’t deny the fact that there is bit of possibility.
Ivan Lovatt is an artist who has a creative bent of mind and with his ingenuity has crafted beautiful wire sculptures of the music legends. From the Beatles to Michael Jackson, Jimi Hendrix; Ivan has created the artworks with chicken wire. Yes, you read it right! The amazing sculptures are made up of chicken wires.
Each of the incredibly lifelike pieces is made of around 100 feet of the unusual material which Ivan painstakingly twisted to pin them into shape. Till date, the 46-year-old artist has crafted a collection of famous faces from entertainers to explorers and much more.
Ivan’s wire sculptures clearly hint towards the versatility and adaptability with the use of chicken wire. Creatively, layering, twisting and shaping the chicken wire Ivan has created both abstract and realistic representations and continues to do so. Candidly demonstrating his superior level of craftsmanship, Ivan’s wire work has received many awards and a attention of people all over the globe.
Ivan Lovatt is one of those artists who are always looking for new media to experiment with, and for him chicken wire proved to be just what he needed.