Friday, July 29, 2016

Zeng Jinlian

Zeng Jinlian was another medical phenomenon and the tallest woman in history in the period between 1964 and 1982. She was 8 feet 1.75 inches (2m 48cm) tall. She had medical problems with her spine and couldn’t stand straight do to het height. She died at the age of 17.

Thursday, July 28, 2016

World's Strongest Vagina

42-year-old Russian, Tatiata Kozhevnikova has the world's strongest vagina. She broke records to attain that title. Incredibly enough, she lifted 14 kilograms worth of weights-- almost 31 pounds-- to achieve such notoriety. She has been exercising her intimate muscles for fifteen years, and has already made her entrance into the Guinness Book of Records as the possessor of the world's strongest vagina. “After I had a child, my intimate muscles got unbelievably weak. I read books on Dao and learned that ancient women used to deal with this problem using wooden balls,” she said

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Love potions

Some love potions from across the globe

When mixed with herbs, the eggs of Uganda’s gray crowned crane–a bird that mates for life–are said to increase affection and monogamy.

In Africa, the bark of the yohimbe tree is said to have certain aphrodisiac qualities when steeped in hot water and consumed as tea.

Rum, honey, and red wine are mixed with tree bark and herbs to create mama juana, an aphrodisiac for men and women of the Dominican Republic.

The people of Madura Island in East Java are known for their jamu ramuan, a concoction of herbs that, when ingested, restores youth to women and makes them more desirable to their husbands.

On Dragobete day, the Romanian day of love, frozen snow is collected and its water used as a magic potion by young girls. The water is said to ward off illness for the rest of the year.

The Lappish Love Potion in Finland is an alcoholic brew made from blueberries instead of yeast.

Chocolate–used by the Aztecs as an aphrodisiac–has high levels of serotonin and Phenylethylamine, mood-lifting agents found in the human brain that increase energy and produce certain euphoric effects.

Eat your veggies: In the 19th century, asparagus–known for its aphrodisiac qualities–was served to grooms before their wedding night; in ancient Greece, carrots were consumed by both men and women to make them more desirable to each other.

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Recycled Silicon World Map

UK-based artist Susan Stockwell created this world map made from recycled computer components for the University of Bedfordshire.

Friday, July 22, 2016

Extreme Public Transportation

Where is the world’s most extreme public transportation service is located in? It can easily be assumed thats in Norilsk city, Russia.