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Adventurer Does a Terrifying Descent Into an Active Volcano!

Into the depths of hell!

There are people who don’t hesitate doing death-defying things in the name of adventure and science. This is certainly what Sam Cossman, filmmaker, adventurer, and all-around badass, certainly had in mind when he lowered himself into the crater of a totally active volcano, above a fiery lava lake in Vanuatu. You can’t get any braver than this dude.

Descent into hell…


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Imagine how hot this is…


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Sam and his team made several expeditions into the active Magnum crater at the multi-island nation of Vanuatu.The crater is one of the only seven lava lakes in the world. With the help of a stellar crew of volcanologists, videographer, astrobilogist, and drone pilot, as well as funds from sponsor, Sam made his terrifying descent into the scorching hot lake. Wearing a suit that can withstand 3,000F of intense heat and heat-resistant rope, he placed himself at the lowest point of safety and let the drone take intense pictures of this astounding achievement.

The drone took pictures of the action…


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“It’s a dangerous place – getting to the bottom requires a 1200 foot vertical descent into the depths of the caldera, an area so immense that it could easily swallow the Empire State Building…Toxic super heated gas, falling boulders, acid rain, and violent expulsion of molten rock are among the many perils of the dangerous journey,” he said.

He made it!


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Such an intense backdrop!


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Watch this video and see how it all went down:

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Like we said, Sam and his team did this in the name of science. The project’s aim was to get a better understanding of how microbial life could exist and colonise in such an extreme environment.

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Sick Thug Throws Innocent Puppy Into Crocodile-Infested Waters

What a heartless man!

A shocking footage about animal cruelty has sparked outrage online. A heartless man hurled a litle puppy into the waters, which happens to be infested with crocodiles.

It's unclear where this vile incident took place, but one report stated that it happened in Indonesia, while a different report suggested that it was shot in Australia. Regardless, people want only one thing -- to have this man punished for this evil act.

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Tattoo Festival Fined After Participants Showed Up Naked In Shopping Mall

It drew complaints from people, some who were in the venue with their kids.

Tattoo conventions are nothing new and spectators are expected to stare at the amazing body art in full display. But in this convention in Thailand, people were staring at more than just tattoos - some of the participants showed up totally naked just to show off their intricate body art.

The Rayong Tattoo Convention II was held in a shopping centre in Rayong, Eastern Thailand last weekend. Participants attended in different states of undress, with some wandering around completely naked in full view of the shoppers.

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15 Weird Town Names In America

No. 8 is hilarious!

Every town name is unique in its own way and is given based on different reasons. A town can be named from a person, inspired by mythology, or by fauna and flora species. Most of the time, these towns have sophisticated names that have a wonderful ring to it.

In some towns in the U.S., however, the names can get really weird, you'd have to wonder why they were ever named that way. Town names can also have an influence on tourism, but, apparently, these towns don't seem to care if they'd be cashing in on tourists or not. Here are places in America that might consider changing their strange names.

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