Can A Stranger Look Exactly Like Me?

There are 7 billion people on the planet, making it fairly likely that someone, somewhere looks exactly like you! Is there a science behind Doppelgangers? Laci is here to discuss what happens in the brain when we see someone that looks identical to you. Read More: Doppelgngers Began as a Part of German Folklore “Doppelgänger …

How Does Extreme Heat Kill You?

How Bad Was The Deadliest Heat Wave Ever?: What Are The World’s Hottest Countries?: Currently, there is a heat wave in India that has killed thousands. What makes heat so deadly, and why can’t the body fight back? If you like this Jawsome shirt, you can pick it up here: Read More: India Heat Wave, …

Can You Die From A Lack Of Sleep?

Here on DNews, we’ve talked about the importance of sleep many times. Is it possible to die from a lack of it? Trace takes a look at what happens when you fail to sleep for days. Read More: Can You Die From Lack of Sleep? “CIA interrogators at Guantanamo Bay subjected dozens of detainees to …

Why Homophobia Could Kill You

Whether or not you support gay rights, there is distinct scientific evidence that homophobia is dangerous to everyone! Trace explains how being homophobic, or being gay in a community that doesn’t support your orientation could take years off of your life! Read More: Homophobia Takes Years Off of Your Life “There’s a price to be …

Why We See The White Light Near Death

No one truly knows what happens when we die, but chances are you’ve heard about the ‘white light’ that people sometimes see when they’ve had a near death experience. So is that evidence of an afterlife, or is something else goin’ on? Laci explains. Read More: Surge of neurophysiological coherence and connectivity in the dying …

What Does Frostbite Do To Your Body?

If you’ve ever been stuck in freezing temperatures then you probably know a bit about frostbite. But how exactly does frostbite work? Tune into the premiere of Sherpa, Saturday April 23rd at 9/8 central on Discovery! Sherpa, part of Elevation Weekend on Discovery ►►►► Check out the American Himalayan Foundation ►►►► Sign Up For The …

Do Animals Understand Death?

Many species move as a group, but when a member passes, do they grieve their loss? Their communal behavior just might warm your human heart. Explore The Building That Holds Millions Of Dead Animals – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Death Rituals In The Animal Kingdom “We know humans find …

What Exactly Does Cholera Do To Your Body?

Cholera is an aggressive bacterial infection that can kill its victims within hours, but how? What exactly does cholera do to our bodies? What Happens When You Get Leprosy – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Add us on Snapchat: Read More: U.N. Admits Role in Cholera Epidemic in Haiti “For the first …

7 CRAZY Cases of Unexplained Crimes

If you find a body riddled with bullet holes there’s a fair chance that person’s been shot to death. Narration provided by JaM Advertising New Mexico www.tasteofjam.com On August 31st 2004 this man was found unconscious, naked and sun-burnt behind a Burger King dumpster, and was given the nickname of Burger King Doe, because when …

Why Some Animals Eat Their Own Young

You’ve heard the horror stories about animals killing their babies, but why do they do that? And can it actually help the species survive? Which Animals Have Sex For Fun? – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – 10 SURPRISING Facts That Sound Like BS – Did You Know? Fact Set – Read More: …