Why You Can’t Just Swim Straight Across the Ocean | The Swim

BEN LECOMTE IS SWIMMING MORE THAN 5,500 MILES ACROSS THE PACIFIC OCEAN — AND FROM THE GET-GO, THIS WAS NEVER GOING TO BE EASY. IN ORDER TO COMPLETE HIS JOURNEY, BEN NEEDS A MAP TO NAVIGATE STRONG CURRENTS, EDDIES, AND EVEN TO ADJUST FOR THE CIRCUMFERENCE OF THE EARTH. JEREMY: Continue Reading

Do You Love Swimming Pools in Summer? Let Us Ruin That for You

How’s your summer going? Did you spend a lot of time in the pool? Have fond memories of the ol’ swimmin’ hole? Well, let me retroactively ruin them. Pools are gross. The thing about water is some pathogens absolutely thrive in it. Harmful viruses, bacteria, and protozoa can be transmitted Continue Reading

DANGEROUS Places You Should NEVER Swim!

Water is usually good for you, but in this case, you better watch out!! From flesh-eating bacteria to radioactive streams, here are 8 places where you definitely shouldn’t swim! 8. Berkeley Pit If you’re in Butte, Montana and have 2 dollars to spend, then you might want to consider visiting Continue Reading

Why Figure Skaters Don’t Seem Dizzy After Spinning

Why Figure Skaters Don’t Seem Dizzy After Spinning Dizziness is controlled by the vestibular system in your upper inner ear. Within the vestibular system, there are three canals that contain fluid called endolymph, as well as sensory nerve cells that look sort of like little hairs. When you move your Continue Reading

5 Hikers Who Mysteriously Disappeared | Part 1

1. Kevin Race Kevin Race was a business owner in Woolwich, Maine who went missing in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. On the ninth of September, 2007, a car belonging to Kevin Race was found in a parking lot of the Appalachian Mountain Club at the bottom of the Continue Reading

What 1$ Can Buy You Around The World!

From an entire meal to three pairs of sandals, here is how much $1 can get you around the world 13.) Hungary Hungary is known to be one of the cheapest travel destinations in the world. You can get a hotel room for as little as $14, a liter of Continue Reading

What Can Swim Faster – A Horse Or A Dog?

Have you ever wondered what can swim faster a dog or a horse? That’s Sophie, and she asked me this question a few weeks ago, and now we’re gonna find out! So, Cyclo here doesn’t, but some dogs actually have webbed feet to help them to be able to swim. Continue Reading

Can You Get a Ticket for Riding a Horse While Intoxicated?

MmmJeremy asks: If I’m drunk and can’t drive, could I legally ride my horse home instead? To begin with, in the vast majority of countries on Earth, “driving under the influence” is usually defined as “operating a vehicle after imbibing an alcoholic beverage or drug to the extent that [your] Continue Reading