Top 15 Richest Characters in Fiction

Wealthy characters in fiction have no trouble showing off the mounds of gold they own. Comparing wealth across fictional universes isn’t an easy job, be it comparing the wealth of Richie Rich with Scrooge McDuck, Batman with Iron Man, or would they all be worth less than Tywin Lannister, the richest man in Westeros. The people at Forbes put their heads together and arranged all these characters in a list, characterized by the reflection of their wealth.

How to Improve Your Chances of Surviving a Lightning Strike [video]

If you happen to find yourself in an open field during a thunderstorm, you could be in big trouble and lightning might find its prey. Staying in your car is a best bet, but if you don’t have that available, get a medieval suit of armor. Since the latter is way more unlikely than the former, the video thankfully provides a better solution. Keep your feet close, crouch.

Photographer Pulls a Mowgli, Gets Super Friendly With a Pack of Wolves [video]

Mowgli, if you remember the Jungle Book was a human raised by wolves who treated the human as a member of their own pack. Photographer Monty Sloan is no Mowgli, but he is well accepted, and perhaps even loved by the wolves of the Wolf Park in Lafayette, Indiana. It is likely that these wolves were bred in captivity, and thus have this surprising affection towards a human. Doesn’t make it less impressive though, wolves getting friendly with a human is still a big deal.