This World War II Vet Would Make Jeb Bush Cry

By Richard K. Noots Have you ever retired, got bored and decided to work another 30-plus years? Yeah, me either. Haven’t even gotten the chance! Yet Loren Wade has done just that. Not content with being a veteran from World War II, he’s also 103 years old. That’s insane. He works as a greeter and also does odd…

Which One of Our Readers Has the Guts to Break This Record?

By Richard K. Noots Spencer Seabrooke has guts. More guts than anyone I’ve ever met. He just broke the world record on crossing a slackline, which is essentially tightrope walking wherever the hell you feel like it. What’s even crazier is the fact that Spencer almost fell to his death and he bounced back up like it was nothing more…

Leo DiCaprio is Really Setting the Bar High For All Celebrities

By Richard K. Noots When he isn’t smashing his hand with glass to make a decent movie scene even better, Leonardo DiCaprio has set his sights on helping the world. Specifically, donating 15 million to the UN Climate Change Foundation. While this is just an impressive amount of money, Leo doesn’t want to stop there. Presumably, he’ll help convince…

This Super Letter Will Remind You Why Love is the Hardest Thing

By Richard K. Noots Remember the first time you fell in love? Well, most likely it didn’t work out and you were left with one of the worst feelings you could ever imagine. That feeling of weights crushing your heart. Well, wouldn’t superheroes feel that too? Although this letter isn’t officially Superman’s handwriting, it does pose an interesting spin on a familiar…

Do You Think a Pizza Place Can Save the World? One Man Does

By Richard K. Noots Pete Bonahoom had an idea to save the world. Or at least, it was always his dream to save the world. So, he began to work towards accomplishing that while opening up his very own pizza place. Called Galactic Pizza, they serve a very special kind of pizza. All natural ingredients, delivery cars running on electric…

It Seems Like This Board Game is Encouraging the Spread of Autism!

By Richard K. Noots Is what people against vaccines would say. For the rest of us, the new board game idea, Pandemic, is attempting to revolutionize how we play. Instead of the winner-takes-all attitude, Pandemic hopes to inspire cooperative gameplay amongst family and friends. The idea is that disease is spreading across the world, and only through cooperation can the whole world survive. Who…

Getting Ready for a Vacation? Check out These Hot Spots!

By Richard K. Noots It’s summer time and it’s beautiful, so why not go on a vacation? If you’re curious on what the best spots are, then you came to the right place! Not only are all these sights gorgeous, they’re easily affordable too! Whether you have a family or you’re all alone, these places will make you want…

It Takes a Sense of Humor to Have a Good Time, but This is Just Dangerous!

By Richard K. Noots Have you seen Jurassic World yet? By the time you read this, it’ll probably have grossed over one billion dollars already. While that might be impressive, it’s not as impressive as the recent meme a popular scene in the movie has inspired. Zoo trainers and animal keepers all over the world have seen Chris…

Here are 12 Beautiful Beaches You Can Visit on Your Next Vacation!

By Richard K. Noots If you’re thinking about a nice vacation soon, why not visit one of these twelve gorgeous beaches? If you’re travelling nearby one of these places, you’ll definitely add one to your stop. My favorite is the Iceland one for the Northern Lights that make it completely unique from any other beach. There’s…

These 10 Buildings Must Have Driven Engineers Crazy!

By Richard K. Noots We all know the buildings in our country can be very unique. I mean, we have the Space Needle in Seattle, Las Vegas, and many other wonders around the USA. However, what about the rest of the world? Many locations remain unknown to our citizens, despite them being almost natural wonders. So today, we’ve brought these buildings to your computer…

This Watch is Going Through the Most Extreme Tests Yet

By Richard K. Noots Casio is well known for sturdy watches. That’s why the G-Shock line is so popular. How much can they really take though? Klaus Thymann has decided to find this fact out. He and Casio have teamed up to explore the best and worst of what Earth has to offer, and they’ll…

This Man Quit His Job to Chase His Dreams

By Richard K. Noots Mike Hudson was a man with the dream. He wanted to travel the world, no matter what. So, one day, he quit his job. Yep, just like that. Then, he went on Ebay and bought himself an old van to fix up. With that, he was ready. He started this in…

How Much Does It Cost to Live in Your Country?

By Richard K. Noots Although many of us do not understand how the economy works, what we do understand is that everything costs money. Seriously, it sucks. You can’t take a step forward without having to pay a dollar somewhere. But … Who has it the worst? With a series of studies, observation and experience,…

You Won’t Believe What Playgrounds Around the World Look Like

By Richard K. Noots James Mollison is a photographer who wants people to be aware of something: How children play. He’s traveled around the world to bring an interesting perspective to the lives of others not in this country. Some are good, some are terrible. What is clear is that something should be done. After…

How Far Can This Couple Get Around the World?

By Richard K. Noots This couple, while remaining nameless, have come up with an idea. After fifteen years of working in advertising and creative industries, their home of Johannesburg, South Africa had become boring. They needed a way to get the creative juices flowing. So, they quit their job, gathered up all their money and…

You Probably Don’t Understand Just How Important Water Is

By Richard K. Noots Water is one of the most basic elements of life, next to carbon. We could not exist without it, yet we waste it on senseless things like lawns or fountains. While what we should be doing is looking to preserve what we have, and how to make sure everyone has access…

Remember That Smithsonian Photo Competition? We’ve Got More Here!

By Richard K. Noots A couple weeks ago, we at Danjur did a spread on the competition at the Smithsonian for World’s Best Picture. Now, we have some of the finalists here (and another article coming up exclusively about one finalist!) showing their mettle. Vote for your favorite in the comments, and will have our own competition here! I think…

One Man’s Trash is Another’s Skateboard?!

By Richard K. Noots The World Wildlife Foundation has started a project that allows people to take trash, and use it to make everyday items that people would/could use. One man took this challenge and decided to change it a tiny bit. Now, he makes skateboards with trash. Surprisingly, the skateboards are really good, probably better than some of…

These Crazy Uniforms Are Actually Military Garb From Around the World!

By Richard K. Noots Military around the world tend to be deeply rooted in tradition. Unfortunately, this means fashion can take a bit of a back burner compared to what society actually wears. However, these men and women do not care. They take pride in their look, and what their job stands for. Which is really the…

8 Reasons Why Urban Does Not Mean What You Think it Means

By Richard K. Noots Life in America (and other “first-world” nations) have it easier in a lot of ways compared to people in the rest of the world. This does not mean your life is easier, just that we have completely different struggles that are entirely dependent on the geography of where we were born….

7 Scary Forests That You Wouldn’t Be Caught Dead In!

By Richard K. Noots It’s times like this I’m glad I live in a desert. Don’t get me wrong, forests can be very beautiful, but at the same time, they can be absolutely terrifying. Take the ones we have below, for instance. I bet no one reading this will be visiting these forests anytime soon!…