Viral Video Shows A Giant Whale Jumping Next To A Fisherman Taking His Breath Away

From time to time, nature shows itself in full splendor to remind us of how small we really are. This power has recently been captured in the Californian waters on Monterey Bay. The bay is home to many species of marine mammals and is on the migratory path of Gray and Humpback whales making it a popular whale-watching spot. An enormous humpback whale has been captured breaching the waters of Monterey Bay in California Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: Adult humpback whales weigh around 25–30 metric tons (28–33 short tons) Douglas Croft Their size ranges in length from 12–16 m (39–52 ft). The humpback is known for breaching as well as other distinctive behaviors, making them very popular among …

23 Oddly Satisfying Soviet-Era Control Rooms

In the 69 years of its existence the Soviet Union, or USSR, became an industrial and technological behemoth. The communist union of republics (many of which were unwilling members that were kept behind the iron curtain by force), sent the first man into space, was the catalyst behind the defeat of the Nazis and had a list of rather impressive achievements in its short history, despite obvious flaws in the makeup of its society. Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: republic.ru crimea.ria.ru One thing we can all appreciate, however, is the strange beauty of these Soviet-era control rooms. Before digitization, things like power plants, railway systems, space programs and nuclear weapons had to be monitored by huge banks …

18 People Share Their Funniest Bus Stories

shrinkin’violet (not the actual photo) But the numbers might change a lot depending on the state you’re commuting in. For example, while an average one-way public transit (excluding taxis) trip in South Dakota takes 29 minutes, in Nevada it’s 57.2 minutes. reclaim your commute. Those “who maintained small routines on the way to work—such as checking the news on the train or having a look at the calendar for the day—felt more excited about the day ahead, more satisfied with their jobs, and less stressed-out than those who had no set routine.” And they should be. Rituals have been shown to produce all sorts of benefits, even for people who don’t believe in their value or effects. “They lower our anxiety before we …

13-Years-Old Girl Gets Juice Thrown At Her Face, Punched And Even Shown A Knife By Schoolmates Only For Picking Up Litter

Meet Nadia Sparks, a 13-year-old student from Norwich, England, who took on the noble task of picking up trash on her way to school every day to help make the world a better place. Since she started her project, she has picked up over 1100 liters of garbage, much of which has been recycled, and she has inspired countless others to start doing the same. Image credits: Image credits: Team Trash Girl‘ Facebook page, where she encourages others to post their own litter-picking stories. “I wanted to find a way to help everyone support one another, to help fix the planet’s problems before it becomes unfixable,” she writes.  “So, please try to pick up 3 pieces of litter today. Show us what …

Keanu Reeves Is The New Face For Saint Laurent Mens Range And People Online Are Loving It

There are a few people in this world that Internet users love more than others. It’s safe to say that on top of the list, we have celebrities such as Morgan Freeman, Ellen DeGeneres and of course, Keanu Reeves. So there is absolutely nothing surprising about the fact that once any news breaks out about any of these people, Internet users show their full support. Keanu Reeves has been spotted many times spending time alone in cafes or metros. This humble way of living amazes many and shows that not all famous people live in complete luxury. Saint Laurent just announced that Keanu Reeves will be their face for the Fall/Winter men’s range Saint Laurent’s creative director Anthony Vaccarello recently …

Sports Illustrated Makes History By Featuring A Model Wearing A Burkini And Hijab

This year’s Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue will be a little different this time, with the definition of ‘swimsuit’ widened to include the modesty garment known as a burkini. The full-body swimwear is modeled by stunning 21-year-old Somali-American Kakuma Refugee Camp in Kenya before moving to the United States aged 7. Image credits: first swimsuits were invented in the 19th century; women in Victorian England would cover themselves from head to toe in billowing robes and dresses. In 1920’s America, women were Image credits: ‘burkini’ was invented in 2016 and was designed to cover the whole body except the face, hands and feet while being light enough for swimming Image credits: Image credits:  she shot back in Kenya with photographer told …

Man Builds Homes Out Of Plastic Bottles And They Look Just Like Regular Houses

There are so many wonderful initiatives around the world that people are taking in order to stop the catastrophic environmental effect we have on this planet, from animal extinction to water and air pollution, we have definitely made a huge mess on this planet and it’s important to find new and creative ways to stop and restore the damage that has been done. So, there is no surprise that once somebody comes up with a great eco-friendly idea,  it is up to encourage it and support it. One day, Canadian entrepreneur Robert Bezeau got tired of the plastic bottles laying everywhere so he decided to create a new way of reusing them So, he moved to Bocas del Toro, Panama …

Professor Uncovers Scam At Arizona University And Gets Laid Off, So He Reveals It To Students Via Email

In a mass email to his students, Goegan claimed the university had enforced fail quotes in order to justify and maintain their relationship with the Cengage MindTap program, a pay-to-use online textbook and homework website that was required for students to complete homework in some courses. A professor at Arizona State University recently alleged his institution was scamming its students through a fail quota scheme Image credits: Image credits: Some people were shocked by the allegations, while others shared their similar experiences Almost finished… To complete the subscription process, please click the link in the email we just sent you. Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Exhausted Mom Lists Societys Impossible Expectations Shes Supposed To Fulfill

“Don’t settle for second best, you can have it all!” These kinds of positive, motivational slogans are often used to empower women, to show that there are no limits to ambition and that a woman needn’t have to choose between a successful career and a fulfilling family life. But is there a danger of these good-intentioned attitudes actually doing more harm than good? Many women now feel an intense pressure to live up to these high standards, and ‘show’ society that hard work, dedication and superhuman organizational skills can make ‘having it all’ a perfectly achievable goal. But rarely do we see the reality behind the carefully curated Instagram accounts, Pinterests and perfectly maintained smiles of these uber-moms, many of …

45 Christian Memes That Will Make You Laugh Regardless Of Your Religion

We here at Bored Panda are sure that Jesus himself would approve of these memes, which tackle Christianity with a bit of fun and a huge smile. Scroll down below to check them out for yourself and enjoy, but not too much though ok? God would prefer that you laugh with him, rather than at him! #1 #2 Memes have quickly grown into an incredibly useful and important means of communication, with their often amusing, easily shareable format using cultural references to clever get a point across. Perhaps churches could use them more regularly to reach the younger members of their faith? “I don’t think memes are a replacement for sharing the Gospel with someone, but if they can be used as …

Jason Momoa Shaves His Beard And Fans Are Devastated

STOP THE PRESS! Someone had a shave. In news that is sure to send shockwaves around the world, it appears that Jason Momoa has lost his beard. The dramatic footage of the event was uploaded onto YouTube, where people predictably lost it. Image credits: Jason Momoa Bidding farewell to the various bearded characters he has played, Momoa is shown trimming up with an electric razor while in a remote desert location. He also takes the time to show us some canned beverages which turn out to be water, because shaving in the desert is thirsty work. He delivers a salutary message about recycling and not using plastic bottles and voila, the beard is gone. Jason Momoa “I just want to …

Baby Boomer Suggests Everyone Who Wants Free Education Should Join The Army, Gets Shut Down By Millennial

2017 report, The Value of Education, The US again emerged as the top choice for parents considering university abroad for their child – but also one of the most expensive, with parents contributing an average of US$58,464 towards their child’s education in the US per year (including tuition fees, transport, books and accommodation). Top Universities, the very top US universities (the majority of which are private non-profits), fees and living costs are likely to add up to as much as $60,000 per year, but it’s also possible to study in the US at a much lower outlay. “Those seeking a more affordable option will find lower tuition fees at US universities within the public sector. These are typically run as state …

Horse Goes On A Walk Alone Every Day For 14 Years, Receives Pets And Treats From Residents

Jenny has been taking this walk alone for the past 14-years, because her owner, 79-year-old Werner Weischedel can no longer ride her. Every morning the old man opens his gates and she trods along the paths they used to take together. Jenny the Arabian mare has been walking the streets of Frankfurt, Germany alone for the past 14-years Image credits: Boris Roessler / Alamy Stock Photo Image credits: Boris Roessler / Alamy Stock Photo Image credits: Boris Roessler / Alamy Stock Photo Jenny has friends and guardians everywhere, even at the tram station. The driver has become familiar with the mare and welcomes her visits. Some people on social media have criticized Jenny’s freedom, calling it negligence for her safety and the safety of people on the …

The Texas Bluebonnet Challenge Is Going Viral And Here Are The 30 Best Photos From Police Officers So Far

#BackTheBlueBonnet, a social media challenge that invites people to post pictures of themselves laying in fields of the flower that has been a symbol of the state for a very long time now. #1 The law enforcement community is sharing playful pictures of officers in a huge variety of poses. Some are meditating, others are reading books, enjoying a donut, and even going for a walk with their K9 partners, but whether or not the cops are striking silly positions, all of them seem to be enjoying the beautiful blooms. #3 Just like the folks at the Commerce ISD Police Department, Archer City PD found out about the challenge on the Internet. “Previous dance or lip sync challenges required taken …

Man Thinks Hes Special Enough To Pet A Lion, Ends Up With A Severe Injury

All of us are well aware that wild animals can be dangerous, especially the perfect hunters and predators like big cats. Though despite tigers, lions and jaguars are regarded as some of the world’s deadliest cats, all the cuddly lion videos or frequent visits to the zoo might strip our guards down and make it seem as if all the big felines are nothing than just family-sized kittens. One of the people who experienced an unfortunate reminder of how perilous those kitties can be is Pieter Nortje, a 55-year-old artisan at SA Truck Bodies in Bloemfontein. He was visiting the Tikwe River Lodge in Virginia, South Africa with his wife Ilze where the pair were celebrating their 10th wedding anniversary. …

Bunny Owner Explains Why You Shouldnt Get One Before Easter

MyFoxPhilly.com reports. Sick and tired of these furballs ending up in the wrong hands, MsHissyPants MsHissyPants MsHissyPants MsHissyPants MsHissyPants MsHissyPants MsHissyPants MsHissyPants Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: Rabbits are the third most popular pet in America, after cats and dogs, according to the Humane Society of the United States, and the third most abandoned. Most people have an idea of how long cats and dogs live, the kind of care they need, their behaviors. But rabbits? Not so much. Jennifer McGee, co-manager of the Georgia chapter of House Rabbit Society, a shelter in the southeastern part of the state, told Image credits: MsHissyPants