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Can you spot the skis hidden on this sunny beach?

Saturday  18:00,   19 october 2019
dailymail.co.uk

A new brainteaser has players scratching their heads as they desperate search for the pair of skis camouflaged in a sea of deckchairs and umbrellas.The puzzle asks people to find the pair of red skis hidden among a busy beach covered in deck chairs... >>>

Bosnia's lady in red plans for the afterlife

Saturday  18:00,   19 october 2019
reuters

Bosnia's lady in red plans for the afterlifeAfter four decades dressing in the color from head to toe, the 67-year-old Bosnian has had tombstones made for herself and husband Zoran -- whom she married wearing a red gown -- from a special red... >>>

27 Maya ritual sites discovered on online map by eagle-eyed archaeologist

Saturday  18:00,   19 october 2019
foxnews

An eagle-eyed archaeologist has used a freely available online map to locate 27 Maya ceremonial sites in Mexico.  Takeshi Inomata, a professor of archaeology at the University of Arizona, made the discovery using a LiDAR (Light Detection and... >>>

18 stunning photos of rare snow leopards

Saturday  13:50,   19 october 2019
msn

International Snow Leopard Day is on October 23 — here are 18 photos that will let you see just how beautiful these creatures... >>>

Bride Surprised With Chicken Nugget Bouquet on Her Wedding Day

Saturday  13:50,   19 october 2019
insideedition

Jenna Spetz emailed Tyson to ask them if they could help out. Forget flowers. Bring on the chicken nuggets!That’s what maid of honor Jenna Spetz was thinking when she decided to forgo the usual flower bouquet for her cousin’s favorite snack, Tyson’s >>>

25 fascinating facts about animals that have gone extinct

Saturday  07:00,   19 october 2019
msn

Nearly one million species are threatened with extinction today, but fascinating animals like the Irish elk and the dodo have already been... >>>

Bye Bye, Bei Bei: National Zoo panda leaves for China next month

Saturday  07:00,   19 october 2019
reuters

National Zoo will soon have an empty-nester exhibit on display when Bei Bei, the 4-year-old male offspring of the zoo's giant panda couple, sets out for China next month to help breed more of his species in his parents' homeland.“Bei Bei is... >>>

Couple's 72nd anniversary photoshoot goes viral

Saturday  07:00,   19 october 2019
cbsnews

91-year-old Shirley Matties has dementia, but she immediately recognized the love of her life on their anniversary91-year-old lovebirds Leonard and Shirley Matties have been holding hands for more than seven decades, and they're still doing it... >>>

This Woman's Wedding of Her Dreams Included 20 Bridesmaids

Friday  18:10,   18 october 2019
insideedition

The groom could only come up with 11 groomsmen. This bride-to-be couldn't choose between her closest friends, so she had all 20 of them at her wedding.For Alexa Given and her groom, Tyler Given, it was a complicated process, however. "We had an... >>>

This Is Why Ghosts Say "Boo!"

Friday  18:10,   18 october 2019
bestlifeonline

Ghosts have been saying "boo!" for centuries, but have you ever wondered why? The origins of the exclamation go back at least five centuries.We're all familiar with ghost stories. Every Halloween season, we drape sheets over our heads and illuminate >>>

50 interesting facts that will make you happy

Friday  13:30,   18 october 2019
msn

World Smile Day is on Oct. 4, and to celebrate the occasion we look at some fun and interesting facts that will make you... >>>

The Reason White Castle Slider Burgers Have Five Holes

Friday  13:30,   18 october 2019
mentalfloss

The popular slider burger always has five perfect holes in the patty. The reason? The franchise likes to cook vertically. Peel the bun off a White Castle burger and you’ll find the square meat patty has exactly five holes. Why? Thrillist writer Wil... >>>

Can you spot the hidden gift in this brainteaser in under 11 seconds?

Friday  13:30,   18 october 2019
msn

GiftsOnline4U created a holiday-themed brainteaser with a wrapped present hidden among bows. Can you spot the gift box?The illustrated brainteaser shows dozens of multi-coloured bows. One is attached to a wrapped present, but it's hard to tell where >>>

World’s Largest Ouija Board Unveiled in Salem, Massachusetts

Friday  06:00,   18 october 2019
mentalfloss

Conduct a seance by standing in the 400-pound planchette and letting the spirits move you across the board.“OuijaZilla,” as it’s affectionately called, weighs 9000 pounds and covers 3168 square feet—as big a footprint as five 18-wheelers. According... >>>

The megaprojects that changed countries forever

Friday  06:00,   18 october 2019
lovemoney

The megaprojects that changed countries... >>>