/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.
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!
/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."
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.
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.
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
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.