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Top ten extreme sports

Top ten extreme sports

Top ten extreme sports

The man’s need for adrenaline seems to be higher than ever in this technological advanced world where the everyday life involves so less risk. Looking for something to get them out of the ordinary and to make them feel more alive, youngsters started to practice extreme sports. These sports require exceptional physical qualities and mental strength, usually including high speeds and a lot of risk. (more…)

Dangerous additives

Dangerous additives

Dangerous additives

The additives are substances added to the food to preserve its texture, quality, color and taste.  There are more than 3600 additives that can be divided in three major categories: cosmetics, preservatives and processing aids.

Some additives are natural substances but others are chemically synthesized and they have side effects some of them being presumed to increase the risk of cancer. (more…)

The world’s top ten most dangerous sports

The world’s top ten most dangerous sports

The world’s top ten most dangerous sports

Millions of people practice different sports as a hobby or as a profession. From the long list of sports there are some very dangerous ones because practicing them you can risk injuring yourself or even risk your life. Here are the top ten most dangerous sports in the world:

10. Golf: The sport looks harmless because is not any physical contact between the competitors but the number of deaths encountered on the golf course is up to 4,000 a year. 5% of the lightning deaths occur on the golf field during bad weather. (more…)

Top ten deadliest creatures

Top ten deadliest creatures

Top ten deadliest creatures

Although the man is the most evolved creature on Earth, there are hundreds of species of animals or insects that can be deadly to him threatening his life. From the whole range of deadly creature these are considered the most deadly, according to the number of human deaths every year.

10. Jellyfish: there are several species of jellyfish that can kill you with their touch. They cause tens of deaths every year. (more…)