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So Cool! Almost 2,000-Year-Old Mummy's Face Is Revealed

So Cool! Almost 2,000-Year-Old Mummy's Face Is Revealed

It's amazing what science and technology can do! National Geographic shares the story of finding out what a 1,600-year-old mummy named Señora de Cao actually may have looked like. Using forensic technology and state-of-the-art equipment, experts created a 3D image of her skull and a very realistic looking image of her whole body. It was also determined that de Cao was an aristocrat, and her detailed tattoos helped advance her story. See what else they discovered! View Now
Police Discover 100-Year-Old Explosives In River

Police Discover 100-Year-Old Explosives In River

While searching for a missing person in Teruel, Spain, officers happened upon a massive arsenal of 100-year-old explosives at the bottom of a river. They called in professionals from Special Underwater Activities who soon discovered 41 different types of explosives. Some of those including, mortar and artillery shells, hand and mortar grenades, and aviation bombs dating back to the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939). Bomb disposal specialists destroyed the ammunition in many phases over the course of three months to ensure proper safety protocols. View Now
Cue Happy Crying In 3...2...1...

Cue Happy Crying In 3...2...1...

Making it to 60 years is a pretty mammoth accomplishment in a marriage, so the kids are planning an extra-special surprise party for not-so-newlyweds Agnes and Don Reynolds. Even though the party's a huge hit, the festivities are totally forgotten when Agnes' older sister Betty suddenly appears. It's been ten years since their last hug, so their joyful reactions are totally what we'd expect from long-lost BFFs. View Now
Every Parent Dreams Of This Happy Moment

Every Parent Dreams Of This Happy Moment

Bruce and Robin have no clue about the surprise waiting for them in their son and daughter-in-law's guest bedroom when they pay Rob and Keli Johnson a visit. Apparently, just inside the room is a "Baby On Board" sign and some brightly colored balloons... can you guess what going on? They react like most grandparents-to-be would, but Bruce and Robin are in for twice the happy tears when the kids throw a surprise gender reveal on that same day! View Now
You Can't Top This Awesome Father's Day Gift

You Can't Top This Awesome Father's Day Gift

You couldn't ask for a sweeter Father's Day gift than the priceless one this kid surprises stepdad with. Ever since Anthony Carter married Zack's mom, they've grown closer and closer until Zack felt confident asking mom about the big next step. Because Sgt. Carter might miss Father's Day due to his military service, Zack decided to surprise his Air Force stepfather with an early present and a sincere "thank-you" letter. They're already family, so why not make it "official" with a legal adoption? View Now
Everyone Remembers Getting Their First Car

Everyone Remembers Getting Their First Car

Graduating high school takes so much blood, sweat and tears that Tyron's parents pitch in to get the Carver High School grad a sparkling new sports car. Seeing family come together for a heartwarming surprise like this never gets old! View Now
New Glasses Can Change Everything

New Glasses Can Change Everything

Baby Alby was born with a condition that makes his eyes move uncontrollably. Understandably, this makes seeing the world and even his loving mom tough on the pint-sized Rhode Islander. Until of course, doctors find a pair of glasses specially made for kids like Alby and try them on—his adorable grin says it all! View Now
Dreams DO Come True!

Dreams DO Come True!

The moment every parent dreams of is making their kids' biggest dreams for come true. For little Mason and Lilley, it's going to Walt Disney World and seeing their favorite characters there! They're on their way to the airport in Michigan so they don't catch on immediately until mom Sarah points out the "Mickey Ears" hiding in a bag! View Now
Little Guy Cries Happy Tears Over Disney World Surprise

Little Guy Cries Happy Tears Over Disney World Surprise

The moment every parent dreams of is making their kids' biggest dreams for come true. For little Mason and Lilley, it's going to Walt Disney World and seeing their favorite characters there! They're on their way to the airport in Michigan so they don't catch on immediately until mom Sarah points out the "Mickey Ears" hiding in a bag! View Now
Doctors Solve Bizarre 20-Year Medical Mystery

Doctors Solve Bizarre 20-Year Medical Mystery

Chinese doctors make a shocking discovery when they X-ray a young man complaining of severe, bloody coughing fits. Wedged deep in his windpipe in nothing other than a 20-year-old, partially dissolved pen cap! Of course, once the discovery is made it all makes sense to the poor guy, who did indeed swallow a pen cap when he was small but simply forgot as the years passed. View Now
Cameras Catch Thief Red-Pawed & One Small Step For Puppykind

Cameras Catch Thief Red-Pawed & One Small Step For Puppykind

The "Mystery of the Clothesline Snatcher" is quickly eating through Angela Cipriano's towel supplies, so she's got to end this crime spree ASAP. Thanks to some new surveillance cameras however, she's able to catch the thief in the act—her own adorable puppy! When you're only five inches tall, stairs are basically mountains. That never stopped Laurie Hudgins' Bay Breeze Labrador puppies from giving it a go, though! View Now
Bewildered Family Discovers Strange Old Jars In Ceiling

Bewildered Family Discovers Strange Old Jars In Ceiling

We've all seen those cool historic finds when a home is undergoing renovations, something buried beneath the floorboards, shoved in the back of the attic, or hidden deep in the drywall. Chad Baron and his family in Lynden, Washington had to make a repair to a patch of sheetrock in their home when they made a bizarre discovery. Three mason jars sealed tight, substance entirely unknown and disgusting. Any guesses? View Now
Kids Have The Funniest Reactions To Pregnancy News

Kids Have The Funniest Reactions To Pregnancy News

When mom and dad first broke their pregnancy news, three-year-old Bryce was a little skeptical about the wonders of having siblings. But when the yummy cupcake gender reveal arrives, little Bryce discovers he's actually getting a brother. Since then, he has warmed up to the idea of having a baby brother though! Harper's going as a "big sister" for Halloween, but that's the first time her aunt has heard the exciting pregnancy news. We can't wait for the RightThisMinute family to grow by one baby boy this Fall! View Now
Lucky Owners Stumble Upon Their Lost GoPro

Lucky Owners Stumble Upon Their Lost GoPro

All's well on Kevin's muddy RZR expedition at Lazy Springs Recreational Park in Florida until his pricey sports camera comes unlatched and tumbles into the deep muddy water. At first, things look grim for our doomed camera, but seconds later, he literally finds the "needle in the haystack!" View Now
DNA Test Leads Woman To Biological Dad

DNA Test Leads Woman To Biological Dad

This last year has been a big one for RightThisMinute's own Esther Blue. Not only has her family grown by two adorable twins, she found her biological father! It all began with a simple question about her genetics—was she really Persian like her mom insisted? So, Esther spit in a cup and sent it to 23andMe for DNA genetic testing and analysis. View Now
Friends Discover Secret Wilderness 'Hockey Cave'

Friends Discover Secret Wilderness 'Hockey Cave'

Because not all ice rinks are created equal, Coach Jeremy and his buddies plan an exciting cross-country trip to a secret "hockey cave." Here, the ice is completely natural and the view couldn't be more breathtaking, but Coach Jeremy came to play! Check out the full videos here and here to help you potentially find the secret cave.  View Now
Woman Finds Romantic Surprise In Favorite Necklace

Woman Finds Romantic Surprise In Favorite Necklace

Something about homemade gifts makes them extra-special, so loving boyfriend "Smudha" crafted a special wood pendant for his and his girlfriend's first anniversary. Many months later, they found themselves inside Smoo Cave in Scotland—their dream destination. There, on the beach sand, he breaks open her treasured necklace to romantically reveal the engagement ring he had hidden almost two years before! View Now
'Bean Brownie' Prank Is Disappointingly Yummy

'Bean Brownie' Prank Is Disappointingly Yummy

It's pretty normal for parents to sneak in healthy foods like cauliflower in their family's everyday meals, but Nikki Limo's going all out on this crazy black bean substitution brownie recipe she found online. Sounds gross, right, but her clever "prank" kind of backfires because boyfriend loves it! View Now
Loopy Teen Floors Mom With Secret Tattoo

Loopy Teen Floors Mom With Secret Tattoo

Elise's big secret comes out as she and mom Rachel Guin drive home from the dentist. Thanks to a little "truth serum" (aka wisdom tooth anesthesia), Elise finally shows mom the super cute rose tattoo she got back in January when she turned 18 and had been hiding ever since. Even though mom can't believe her eyes, eventually Rachel has to admit it is a pretty tasteful tattoo! View Now