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Soon London Will Have The Longest Slide In the World

The ArcelorMittal Orbit is a 376-foot tall tower that was built for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. The tower is now being turned into the world’s longest slide which will stretch 591 feet from top to bottom. The massive slide is set to open in the spring of 2016 and will cost tourist $8 to take the 37 second ...

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Lego prosthetics offer children a world of possibilities

IKO is a creative prosthetic system designed for Children. They believe that a missing limb shouldn’t be viewed as a disability but instead an opportunity to explore, learn, and play. “The main concept of this project is to build and enrich the kid’s self-esteem through a learning, creative and social inclusive experience.” says Carlos Arturo Torress, the man behind IKO. ...

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Awesome drinking games from around the world

Everybody loves a good good drinking game. But, all over the world different games have emerged that fit perfectly into each individual culture. Some of these games may sound like fun, while others may seem like the worst idea in the world. Whatever your drinking game preference may be, we can all still raise a glass in the air and ...

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The best-selling beer in the world might just surprise you…

I’ll give you a hint, the best-selling beer isn’t from America. 10. Coors Light (U.S.) 2005 rank: 7 Market share: 1.3% Outsold Coors by almost 13 to 1 9. Brahma (Brazil) 2005 rank: 5 Market share: 1.5% Brazilian beer also in AB InBev family 8. Harbin (China) 2005 rank: 15 Market share: 1.5% Chinese brand owned by AB InBev 7. ...

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Girl’s freaky body part could set world record

18 year-old Adrianne Lewis from Michigan has a defining feature that might be the longest in the world. Her tongue is 4 inches long when fully extended and this could beat the current record holder whose tongue is only 3.9 inches long. I’m sure the comment section will have a hay day with this one…

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30 Heartbreaking Photos Of Pollution

Earth Day is not a holiday, but an annual event dedicated to demonstrating support for environmental action. in many Western countries, each person generates 1.95kg of waste every day, up from 1.2kg in 1960. There are now 7.3 billion people in the world; with the current population growth rate of 1.1%, this means that in roughly 64 years, the Earth’s ...

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The 10 Most Grueling Endurance Races In The World

10. The Ironman Triathalon Arguably the world’s most famous one-day endurance event, the Ironman World Championship is a true test of all-around ability and fortitude. To complete the famed race in Kona, Hawaii, competitors must swim 2.4 miles, bike 112 miles, and then run 26.2 miles. And before you can even think about racing Kona, you need to qualify by ...

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