Colombian Girl Born with Rare Medical Condition Finds Something Growing Inside of Her

Chances Were Slim

There was a 1 in 500,000 chance of Itzmara being affected by the condition. Her parents had no idea whether she would survive. Inside of Itzmara’s abdomen, something was beginning to suck the life from her…


Next Page →

The More You Know

  • Mattel once tried to sue Aqua over their song "Barbie Girl". The judge literally told them to "chill".
  • Commercial flights were allowed to fly any course to their destination and would often detour over points of interest. This ended in 1956 when two planes crashed mid-flight over the Grand Canyon.
  • Dogs can learn up to 165 words.
  • The first American woman to go to medical school was admitted as a joke. Geneva Medical School thought it was joke when Elizabeth Blackwell applied to attend 1847. She graduated in 1849, started her own practice, and opened an infirmary for the poor.
Next Page →