You ever ready old creepy tales about people finding skeletons that have long curly nails and grey frizzy hair that won’t stop growing? Well we here at Awkward Human have heard enough of these old wives tales and we want to know: Can hair and fingernails continue to grow after death, and why does that happen?
For millennia, the idea that “opposites attract” has existed and been encouraged when looking for a romantic partner. But is it true?
With the summer at it’s peak, we here at Awkward Human have taken time to admire some of the truly magnificent sights, sounds, and smells it has to offer us. Then we started to wonder, what if all these great colors we see aren’t the same colors other people see? What if other people can see more colors than us? That’s where Tetrachromats come in.
With the “heat dome” hovering over the United States, all of us here at Awkward Human have been itching for a water park get away. Being submerged in a cool pool during a sunny afternoon is always magical, but being the morbid and dark people that we are, we got thinking–with all of the weird allergies that exist, is it possible that someone could be allergic to water?
Astronaut Ice Cream is apparently a thing, even though real astronauts never actually ate it. Why on God’s green earth does this abomination exist? We found out why.
Cremating corpses takes a lot more work than you might think, and even more complications arise when dealing with large bodies. So how do you handle your death if you’re on the larger side? We decided to find out.
A picture says a thousand words, and that’s never been truer than with the emoji. Take a look with me at the history of the emoji and find out where it’s going next.