Nelson Mandela, the heroic individual who inherited a country that was torn apart by civil and racial violence and spent 27 years imprisoned for opposing white rule in his country, died Thursday at the age of 95. He will be remembered for the controversy caused by his life, and for becoming the leader of a […]
A U.S. deep-sea exploration company has recovered about 48 tons of silver from a British cargo ship that was sunk by a torpedo during World War II. The haul comes from the SS Gairsoppa, which was hit by a German U-boat about 300 miles off Ireland’s coast. It sits 15,420 feet deep.
Just when we thought Lance Armstrong’s reputation couldn’t become any more tarnished, his former teammate Steffen Kjaergaard admits to using drugs while cycling with Lance. The Norwegian former cyclist spoke out today in a press conference in Norway, saying “I haven’t been able to carry the lie anymore.” Kjaergaard admitted to using erythropoietin and cortisone […]
As much as everyone loves bacon, most people are willing to admit that it’s not the healthiest form of protein. But a new study takes things even further by proving that consumption of processed meats is connected to decreased semen quality. And poor quality sperm means reduced potential to become a father one day. Yikes. […]