r/interestingasfuck Aug 29 '20

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Mod Post /r/Interestingasfuck is looking for new mods

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r/interestingasfuck 5h ago

/r/ALL The big ROBOT bug on the right encounters the real bug

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r/interestingasfuck 7h ago

/r/ALL An acrobatic archer at the 2016 World Nomad Games held in Kyrgyzstan.

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r/interestingasfuck 2h ago

Women of Iran before the « Islamic Revolution » of 1979

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r/interestingasfuck 7h ago

Bryan Sperry played college football in Kansas, but had to cut his studies short to fight in WW2. At 89 years old, they brought him back for one last touchdown

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r/interestingasfuck 13h ago

/r/ALL The Schmidt pain index was created by a guy who intentionally subjected himself to the sting / bites of 78 different species of Hymenoptera (bees, wasps, ants, etc.) in order to quantify the intensity of pain experienced.

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r/interestingasfuck 4h ago

Solar eclipse on a canyon, makes it look like we're on Mars!

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r/interestingasfuck 6h ago

Photographer Simon Dell builds tiny hobbit village for wild mice in order to have the most precious photo shoot.

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r/interestingasfuck 10h ago

Nadia Nadim's father was killed by the Taliban when she was a child. She fled Afghanistan, in a truck, at the age of 11, finally arriving in Denmark. Now she scored 200 goals and represented the Danish national team 98 times, studying to be a surgeon.Role model for everyone!

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r/interestingasfuck 16h ago

/r/ALL The cheetah shows little aggression toward humans and can be tamed easily, as it has been since antiquity. In ancient Eygpt, the Middle East, and India Cheetahs were often kept as both pets and hunting animals, earning them the nickname "Hunting Leopards."

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r/interestingasfuck 15h ago

/r/ALL Perfectly aligned glasses

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r/interestingasfuck 16h ago

For all those people who have never seen a complete rainbow

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r/interestingasfuck 14h ago

Hydrophobic surface creates wall of water

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r/interestingasfuck 12h ago

What it is this

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r/interestingasfuck 14h ago

Pankaj Parakh who made a fortune in textile industry gifted himself a shirt made out of pure gold for his 45th birthday (2014). It's about 4 kg and he is accompanied by four bodyguards when he wears it in public. He holds one world record for most expensive (~160k $) piece of clothing.

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r/interestingasfuck 7h ago

Constructed out of 149 mammoth bones, this prehistoric shelter was built approximately 15,000 years ago. These bones were discovered by a Ukrainian farmer as he was digging to expand his cellar. He first unearthed a lower jawbone during the excavation.

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r/interestingasfuck 3h ago

A Muslim woman covers the yellow star of her Jewish neighbor with her veil to protect her, Sarajevo, 1941.

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r/interestingasfuck 57m ago

Tuscany 🇮🇹

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r/interestingasfuck 17h ago

When Jackie Coogan turned 18 he found out all his money ($68 million) had been spent by his mother who argued “No promises were ever made to give Jackie anything. Every dollar a kid earns before he is 21 belongs to his parents.” Coogan’s Bill was passed to protect child actors in 1939

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r/interestingasfuck 21h ago

/r/ALL PastWindow. The display shows what is behind it, but six months delay. concept visualisation

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r/interestingasfuck 2h ago

This palm-size sugar glider is native to the forest of Indonesia, Australia and Papua New Guinea. While this little one is clearly still learning how to spread his wings, more experienced sugar gliders can glide half the length of a soccer pitch all at once.

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r/interestingasfuck 17h ago

The architecture in the London Natural history museum

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r/interestingasfuck 18h ago

This is what the sky looked like after the Oregon wildfire

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r/interestingasfuck 5h ago

The gulf of Alaska, Where two oceans meet but do not mix

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r/interestingasfuck 1h ago

7'6" (229 cm), 5'5" (165 cm), 7'2" (218 cm)

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r/interestingasfuck 2h ago

An image of multiple wolves from 6 packs tracked via GPS. This shows how much they avoid other packs,

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