Thursday, October 18

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This Epcot-like Chinese Theme Park Is Equal Parts Creepy And Interesting

This Epcot-like Chinese Theme Park Is Equal Parts Creepy And Interesting

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Yeah, the world seems pretty great and all, but is seeing it really worth going to all of those places? I can hardly muster up the energy to go see what’s in the refrigerator, how am I going to handle all of the traveling that’s involved with visiting the world’s most famous landmarks? It’s not like I can eat those! Luckily, for people like me, you can see most of the monuments, buildings, and other things that you really should see in your lifetime in one go. All it takes is a trip to the Window of the World theme park in Shenzen, China. It's pretty interesting... but it's also creepy. Christ the Redeemer - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil / Manhattan Skyline - New York, New York Eiffel Tower - Paris, France ...
Watching Them Climb The World’s Tallest Crane Will Make You Want To Hurl

Watching Them Climb The World’s Tallest Crane Will Make You Want To Hurl

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTBT_ATF'); }); First, a disclaimer: This article is not going to be suitable for anyone with a fear of heights. Seriously. If you're afraid of heights, turn back now. But if not, it's SO worth it.Alright, now that we have that out of way, let's dive in. If you had to wager where the world's tallest crane is currently located, where would you guess? If you picked China, then you're correct. The world's tallest crane is sitting atop the future Goldin Finance 117 building currently under construction in Tianjin, China. The rickety crane sits close to 2,000 feet above the ground. Russian thrill seekers Angela Nikolau and her boyfriend Ivan Beerkus decided it would be a good idea to climb t...
Adorable Baby Goat Defies All The Odds And Walks On Just Two Legs

Adorable Baby Goat Defies All The Odds And Walks On Just Two Legs

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When I think of baby goats, these little guys in pjs come to mind: But sadly, not all babies are born into such happy circumstances. When farmhands welcomed this baby goat into the world six months ago, they weren't sure he would make it. Why? Well, the little guy only had two front legs. But the determined kid defied the odds. Not only did he stand up on his two legs that first day, but he's walking and running around like all his siblings today! While it might take him a little bit longer to get from place to place, he's an inspiration to us all! Soon he'll be annoying his siblings like this little kid. Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/two-legged-goat/
A Bunch Of Chefs In China Made A Huge Pumpkin Pie For…No Real Reason.

A Bunch Of Chefs In China Made A Huge Pumpkin Pie For…No Real Reason.

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If you thought the pumpkin spice craze would die down any time soon, think again. First, there were pumpkin spice lattes, cupcakes, pancakes, candles, and cookies. Now, a new (and even more absurd) tribute to the autumnal flavor has appeared. In China, a group of cooks recently decided to create a massive version of the American Thanksgiving staple, pumpkin pie. There were around 40 cooks working on the batter. NetEase Along with pumpkin, ingredients also included raisins, dates, and lots of sugar. NetEase The pan had a circumference over 130 feet. NetEase The cooks formed an assembly line to ad...
He Was Violently Caught In An Industrial Machine, But Somehow Finds A Way To Survive

He Was Violently Caught In An Industrial Machine, But Somehow Finds A Way To Survive

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTBT_ATF'); }); Some people in the world are fortunate enough to avoid working at a strenuous job. No job is perfect. However, those that end up sitting at desks with comfy chairs (or at least standing desks) can consider themselves lucky. Dangerous work and operating heavy machinery isn't most people's definition of fun. This man was working with heavy equipment when the worst possible thing happened (followed by the luckiest). (via SSTsanscensure)Although little information was provided with the original video, it appears to have taken place in China, judging from the Sina Weibo (the Chinese version of Twitter) watermark in the corner. Luckily, both this man miraculously survived...an...
One Picture Of A Blind Baby No One Else Wanted Changed This Faily Forever

One Picture Of A Blind Baby No One Else Wanted Changed This Faily Forever

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Adoption is an amazing gift for both parents and children. It helps expand loving families and can save a child from a life lacking compassion or care. One baby in China named Primrose was struggling to find a forever home because she is blind. Born with congenital glaucoma, her eyes are silver in color. Chris and Eryn Austin, a couple from Georgia, never expected they would be traveling around the world to find the latest addition to their family, but the second they saw Primrose they knew she belonged with them. The Austins saw a picture of the baby girl and knew instantly they would cut through any red tape to get her home with them. Facebook / Eryn Roush Austin Beca...
A Lot Of Men Would Hate Being Led By Their Girlfriend. This Guy Found A Way to Make It Awesome.

A Lot Of Men Would Hate Being Led By Their Girlfriend. This Guy Found A Way to Make It Awesome.

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One day, a photographer by the name of Murad Osmann was with his girlfriend in Barcelona. As they entered a building, he took this photograph. The photo was so well received that he decided to take more shots in the same style as he travels the world with his girlfriend. From China to Russia, back to New York and over to France, their Instagram account has over 450,000 followers at the time of this writing. Here are some of the photos they've taken, with the same "take me by the hand" style. I love it. Creative. Awesome. Inspiring. Share this couple's photos with others. Read more: http://viralnova.com/take-me-by-the-hand/