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Adrian Asis

I'm a freelance writer from the Philippines and a late bloomer when it comes to writing. It seems to have come to me at exactly the right time though. Fate moves in mysterious but purposeful ways!

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10 Teachings the Bible Got Horribly Wrong

Adrian Asis

Listed by Guinness as the best-selling non-fiction book of all time with over 5 billion copies sold, the Bible has undeniably influenced human history. While the interpretation of its contents …

10 Amazing Body Part Reattachment Surgeries You Won’t Believe

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Just decades ago, reattaching a severed body part was medically impossible, but scientific progress has dramatically changed things since then. The first such replantation was performed in 1962 by Dr. Ronald Malt, Massachusetts General …

10 Shocking Real Cases of Necrophilia

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In Greek, nekros means “corpse” and philia means “love,” hence the term necrophilia, which is defined as “sexual gratification by having sex with the dead.” The behavior is considered to be …

10 Shocking Cases of Homicidal Sleepwalking

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Yes, people can actually kill other people in their sleep. It’s called homicidal somnambulism, or more simply, homicidal sleepwalking. The phenomenon is quite rare, but the few cases that have been documented reveal some commonalities. One is …

Top 10 Countries With the Richest Average Residents

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What is the true measure of a country’s material wealth? Most rankings of the world’s richest nations consider gross domestic product (GDP) — basically the size of a nation’s economy. But the …

10 Most Unethical Experiments Performed on Humans

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Do noble ends ever justify evil means? The question is hackneyed, yes, but it cannot be ignored when considering the ethics of human experimentation. After all, most experiments performed on humans are conducted for noble ends, …

10 Amazing Discoveries Made in Dreams

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Dreaming is perhaps the most common human experience that scientists still understand relatively little about to this day. Sure, studies have been able to ascertain a few facts about dreams, including that …

10 Serious Accusations Against Mother Teresa

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Mother Teresa is commonly depicted in such a saintly manner that it’s difficult for most people to imagine she has even one bad bone in her body. After all, the religious sister …

The 10 Most Shocking Gender Controversies in Sports

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“Does that athlete really belong here?” is the underlying question in all gender-related controversies in sports. Most commonly, the question is asked when an athlete competing as a female is suspected of …

10 Shocking Opus Dei Controversies

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Widely recognized as the most controversial force within the Catholic Church, Opus Dei was founded by Spanish priest Josemaría Escrivá de Balaguer on October 2, 1928. On that day, while on retreat, …

Ten ’90s Heartthrobs Who Are Now Hotter Than Ever

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In 2007, a UCLA study found that a large majority of females are sexually attracted to muscular men, but did we even need research to confirm that? A quick glance at today’s most sought …

10 Amazing Flash Mob Moments Caught on Video

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In 2003, the term “flash mob” was coined, and since then, thousands of attempts to pull them off have been made — to varying degrees of success, of course. The main …

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