Natasha Demkina: The Girl With X-Ray Eyes

A woman's eyes.

While some dismiss them as myths or stories, a young girl named Natasha Demkina claims to possess X-ray vision. (Image: Chaoss via Dreamstime)

12 Surprising Alternative Uses of Coca-Cola

A can of Coca-Cola.

Coca-Cola is not only a tasty beverage, but it also has numerous household applications. (Image: Brad Calkins via Dreamstime)

Nostradamus’ Predictions for 2023

The famous Nostradamus.

Nostradamus has had an impressive track record of predicting things in the past. (Image: via Public Domain)

A Favor Returned: How Resecuing a Drowning Stranger Saved Another’s Life

A person drowning.

A moment right before Roger was about to drown, strong arms grabbed him. A woman carried him to shore. (Image: Mike_kiev via Dreamstime)

The Story of the ‘Love Tester’ From Science to Arcades

An electronic fortune teller and love tester machine.

An electronic fortune teller and love tester manufactured in the mid-1990s. (Image: via Wikipedia)

The Power of Shower Thoughts: Why the Best Ideas Come When You’re in the Shower

A man showering.

We've all experienced it; that moment of clarity when a brilliant idea or solution to a problem suddenly comes to us in the shower. (Image: Martinmark via Dreamstime)

Life Force and Gravity: Does The Soul Just Weigh 21 Grams?

Abstract image of the soul.

Twenty-one grams is an experiment by Dr. Duncan MacDougall based on the hypothesis that human souls have physical weight. (Image: Alexandra Barbu via Dreamstime)

Babies Switched at Birth: Stories of Altered Destiny

Plush baby toys.

When babies are accidentally switched at birth it may sound like the plot of a movie or TV show, but here are some real life stories of such people and their altered destinies. (Image: Olindana via Dreamstime)

Vaughn Smith: A Carpet Cleaner Who Can Speak 24 Different Languages Fluently

Hyperpolyglot Vaughn Smith.

Most hyperpolyglots can speak just over 11 different languages. Smith, who works as a carpet cleaner, can speak 24. (Image: via Chandni G)

Missing 3-Year-Old Boy Says a Bear Kept Him Safe in the Woods

A black bear.

It may sound like a fairy tale, but Casey Hathaway, a 3-year-old boy, told his family that a local black bear helped him survive three days in the freezing woods. (Image: Randall Pease via Dreamstime)