Why the Human Body Temperature Is 98.6 Degrees

Scientists have found the reason why our body temperature is 98.6° Fahrenheit (37°C). Apparently it's the perfect balance, as it's warm enough to prevent fungal infection but not so hot that we need to eat nonstop to maintain our metabolism. » 1/01/11 5:00pm 1/01/11 5:00pm

Ambulance Worker Tries to Cook a Prawn on a Dying Man's Chin Using a…

John Jones, a paramedic working in the UK, was recently dismissed from his job after he placed a prawn (a crustacean similar to shrimp) on the chin of a dying man awaiting a jolt from a defibrillator and joked: "Let's see if we can cook this prawn." After the shock was administered he was heard to remark "360 joules… » 9/16/08 12:40pm 9/16/08 12:40pm

Badass Sniper Cleanly Shoots the Gun Out of a Crazy Man's Hand

While guns may be being attached to robots, precision shots are still left to well-trained human sharpshooters. Check this oldie-but-still-goodie out: cops were trying to keep a guy was sitting in a lawn chair in the middle of the road from shooting himself. He wasn't responding to their demands, so they called in a… » 8/20/07 1:00pm 8/20/07 1:00pm