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Former Monk Spends Over 50 Years Building a Cathedral from Junk

Justo Gallego Martinez, an 89-year-old farmer and former monk from Spain, has spent over 50 years of his life single-handedly building a large cathedral in...

Hero Uncle Wrestles Shark To Retrieve Nephew’s Severed Arm

Call it heroism, call it madness, call it what you will; this story is off the charts on the bravery meter. In 2001, in the...

A 10-year-old’s Mario Kart skills help save his Great-Grandmother’s life

In July 2013, a 10-year-old Colorado boy named Gryffin Sanders, saved his Great-Grandmother’s life and the humble hero credits Mario Kart for giving him...

Modest Hero – A blind man saves his blind neighbour from...

Jim Sherman from Grangerland, Houston is a hero. When his neighbour became trapped in a blazing house fire back in March 2006, he did...

22 Year Old Skydiving Hero Acts As A Human Shield On...

In 2006 a 22-year hero named Robert Cook made the ultimate sacrifice for a young girl he had only met that very same day.The...

The Gypsum Caves in Western Ukraine – A Jewish Refuge During...

Beneath a large patch of remote farmland in Western Ukraine, lies the Gypsum Giant cave system. Containing over 127,779 meters of explorable passageways, caves and...

Groom Tries to Kill Himself at His Own Wedding after Seeing...

Arranged weddings are a bad idea in any culture, however in many instances the couples involved do attempt to make it work. Not in...

Rome Alone – 11 year old boy boards a plane to...

When a young child tries to run away from home, the furthest they normally manage to get is to a friend’s house. Not this...

Young Man Travels 5,000 Miles to Meet Total Stranger after Facebook...

Most of us ignore Facebook friend suggestions. They often appear through some tenuous link via a FB friend that you haven't seen or heard...

Real Life Memento – The Man with the 5 Minute Memory

Chen Hongzhi, from Hsinchu county, in north-western Taiwan is the real life version of Guy Peirce's character in Memento. Meet the real life memento...