Since the early 1940s, almost 20 years before the first man went into space, programs across the globe used animals to test the viability of galactic travel. Even long after Yuri Gagarin’s milestone orbit of Earth in 1961, space programs have continued to send our furry friends beyond Earth’s orbit. Like the history of humans in space, animals have experienced their own milestones and disasters, the most notable of which chronicled in this installment of the Top 10 Times Animals Went into Space.
Hello YouTube, Jim here! Have you ever accidentally done something really cool? We’re talking about those moments where you amazed even yourself and were ticked that nobody was around to see it? Like when you mean to make homemade macaroni and cheese and accidentally formulate the cure for the common cold! Hasn't happened to you, yet? Well, then we'll wait to include you in this installment, which is all about 10 Amazing Inventions Discovered by Mistake!
A toxic substance is anything that may physically harm you after it's been inhaled, swallowed or touched. From a frog's deadly defensive secretion to chemicals created by man, we're counting down the 10 of the deadliest substances known to man.
Isn’t it just exciting when a new technology is released to the public? New gadgets are always fun to get our hands on, but that joy is sometimes short lived. With new tech, there’s always a chance that it will be a big, giant, useless flop, just like these ten high-profile technologies and devices that failed miserably.
Space. The final frontier. The great unknown. It’s one of the greatest enigmas of our lifetime, sparking discovery missions since the early 1960s. While there were successes over the years, like Yuri Gagarin’s momentous voyage, there also have been devastating failures, like these ten failed space flights.
Throughout history, the field of medicine has gone through major changes. There was once a time when pain management was nothing more than a bottle of alcohol, but now we have pills and ointments to ease discomfort. As the years continue to pass, we can expect to see even greater improvements, like those listed in this Archive of the top ten futuristic advances in medicine.
Hello YouTube, Jim here! There are hidden fragments of history scattered throughout the world, encompassed in the gravesites of ancient civilizations long past. While many likely remain a mystery and veiled from modern curiosity, there are those that have been excavated, uncovered, and defiled for public interest. These ten historic tombs and collections of ossuaries are fascinating bits of yesteryear, open to satiate public inquisitiveness.
Hello YouTube, Jim here! Throughout history, there are figures that stand out in the crowd of incredible contributors of their time for their insurmountable achievements. During the late 19th century, that praise went to Nikola Tesla – inventor, engineer, physicist, and futurist that devoted the bulk of his years to the advent of new beneficial and exciting creations. We’re looking into the incredible life of the man and inventory with these top ten facts about Nikola Tesla.
At the end of each day, typically no matter what part of the world you’re in, a cratered orb illuminates the night sky. We know it best as our moon, but have you stopped to think what you really know about that natural satellite in the sky? Journey with us back into the deep of space for these 10 amazing facts about the moon!
With technology advancing faster than we can keep up, it's fascinating to think of what may be lurking slightly beyond our grasp. Thanks to our advancements in astronomy, we're able to capture images throughout space that would have otherwise went unseen. Join us as we count down our picks of the 10 most mysterious photos taken from space.
The longer we stay on Earth, the more apparent it becomes that maybe we should have a backup plan should we live long enough to completely dry ‘er up. On our quest to find the perfect place to call Second Home, we’ve come across these incredible exoplanets. Factoring in the Earth Similarity Index or ESI, we’ve compiled the Top 10 Earth-like planets discovered over the past decade.
Through the course of the growth of humanity, science has worked to debunk things once considered factual. Despite the evidence against, there are still dated and fantastical scientific myths out there that people refuse to let go of. For various reasons, these top 10 myths are among the more unbelievable that people cling to.
No matter how advanced we seem to get, there always seems to be something that we just can't figure out. While astronomers have made incredible advances in space theories and knowledge about our own universe, there are still many unknowns that stump even the greatest of minds. We're strapping our space suits on once again to explore these 10 amazing aspects of space that are still not very well understood.
Science is an ever-expanding field with discoveries being made more frequently than any of us may realize. While some may work as simple watercooler conversation in labs, other findings, like the 10 compiled in this installment, are astounding and, at a risk of sounding over-dramatic, completely mind-blowing.
You keep asking for it so we’re going to keep on delivering! Back again, are we, on our epic journey through space. That vast blackness, speckled with planets, stars, and other wonders, is an infinite source for discovery. On this galactic quest, we’re checking out the top 10 most recent space discoveries. Boy, I hope number one is aliens!