At an estimated $333 million unit cost the C-17 Globemaster III is the newest purpose-built cargo aircraft to enter the United States and Western air forces. And it is also handy if you need to say, Move a BUS! Check out more photos of the C-17 Globemaster III in this free screensaver (warning some adware in the […]

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The  Boeing B-52 Stratofortress long-range, jet strategic bomber may be over 50 years old but because of its design the aircraft still has the longest range of any bomber and carries a heavy strategic or tactical weapons load. Check out more photos of the B-52 Stratofortress in this free screensaver (warning some adware in the […]

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Flower Hat Jellyfish

by bobbyjoe in Offbeat

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The flower hat jelly (Olindias formosa) is a rare species of jellyfish occurring primarily in Brazil, Argentina, and off southern Japan. Characterized by lustrous tentacles that coil and adhere to its rim when not in use, the flower hat jelly’s bell is translucent and pinstriped with opaque bands, making it easily recognizable. Its sting is […]

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Well, you take it of course. That’s exactly what a man in Germany did after losing half his house to his wife in a divorce settlement. A trained mason, the man cut directly down the middle of his home, chainsawing through the wooden roof and walls. After finishing the job, the man took his half […]

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This kid is truely amazing! I remember solving my rubix cube by removing the stickers…

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Ever wonder about what gifts to give on Valentine’s Day or what things to do? Ever wish you just had a nice list of recommendations? Ever wish you didn’t have to go to 10 different Top 10 Lists just to compile the information your sad un-romantic self needs on this day of the year? Well, […]

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Are you one of those people who takes the time to thoroughly read the ingredient list on many of the items you use on a daily basis? Most of us aren’t. Well, you may want to start now (or never start, cause ignorance is bliss) after you read our list of surprising ingredients found in foods and products […]

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If there is one animal I never want to meet face to face, I think it would be the Great White. This is slightly offbeat, but an interesting video of dozens of Great White sharks absolutely annihilating a huge whale carcass. Very well done video, but a little gory if you have a weak stomach… […]

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