Extreme crosswind landings can be terrifying, and yesterday, pilots in the Netherlands were thrown into the crucible when the worst storm in 100 years rocked Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport with winds up to 75 miles per hour. This incredible video shows a KLM 777-300ER pitching and rolling until the last possible second.
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OK, technically pollen isn’t sperm–it’s the tissue that makes sperm. But there’s sure a lot of it caught in this bee’s hair. There’s so much packed on her back legs that it makes them look like puffy pantaloons.
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Bananas are famous for being very rich in potassium. You will be surprised to know that 40% of that potassium comes from the peel only. This 40% of potassium is all what your body needs to lose all those pounds. Potassium is a great metabolism booster and in that way your body burns more calories. Did we mention that it creates a lot of energy for you so you can build those muscles? When you feel a lot of caged energy you are inclined to let it out and eventually lose weight.
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There’s a new reason to go to bed on time: late nights, in addition to a multitude of health effects, may lead to obesity and diabetes.
Countless studies have shown the negative effects of sleep loss and sleep deprivation, but a new one from a Swedish team suggests that even one night of missed snoozing can have long-lasting effects on your genes.
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Cecil, one of Africa’s most famous lions, was brutally murdered and beheaded in Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park earlier this month.
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You may still think of the Winklevoss twins as those guys who claimed to have invented Facebook, but they’ve just taken a big step toward making their names in the digital currency business. The two have filed a New York trust application necessary for them to launch their Gemini bitcoin exchange.
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