2015 was a big year for space exploration and various telescopes and satellites were able to capture some incredible photographs of our galaxy and beyond. Let's take a look back on some of the best space photos of 2015.
Lisa Walley Staggs, a nurse who works in New Orleans spotted something in the abandoned hospital across the street from the one she works in. She noticed a lone glowing Christmas tree in the abandoned building so she took a few photos and uploaded them to Facebook. Now everyone is trying to figure out where the tree came from and who put it there.
This woman recently came home to find that her reserved parking spot had been taken by a stranger. She sucked it up and parked elsewhere but that caused her to get a parking ticket. She left a note for the stranger who parked in her space and much to her surprise, the stranger left her $100 in cash.
Taking the perfect split-landscape style photo can be tough, especially if you don't have money to buy the necessary equipment. But even if you have a low budget you can still snap some impressive photos. This is how it's done.
Stand-up comedian Beth Stelling recently posted some photos on Instagram of her bruised arms and legs. She wasn't trying to tell a joke, she was trying to raise awareness about domestic abuse by sharing her own experiences. She detailed her experience with the issue in hopes that it would inspire other women to reach out and get help.
Imgur user, TravelBeans, had no idea what to think when he received a long distance call from his girlfriend. But she sent him an envelope so he opened it and followed the instructions until he ended up on a romantic adventure.
Every year an annual bare-knuckle boxing competition is held in the Limpopo province of South Africa and Venda tribe has been holding this tournament since the 1800s. This centuries-old Musangwe tournament happens every Christmas and fighters all divided into different groups based on their size and age but the masters are the ones that the people come to see.
Tornadoes recently ravaged the state of Texas, destroying 600 buildings and killing 11 people. Michael Delgado from Rowlett, Texas had his home destroyed but luckily his pets are safe. Michael spent hours searching through the rubble for his dogs when finally he heard barking. After digging a little bit more he discovered that his two dogs were alive and well.
Mary Lambayt made a big mistake while driving her truck through Paoli, Indiana. Mary isn't all that great at math and failed to realize that the truck she was driving weighed 30 tons and the bridge she was trying to travel over could only handle 6 tons. After trying to take almost five times the suggested weight capacity, the bridge almost gave out and the people of the town were not happy.
Brazilian company Colchão Inteligente Postural, invented the perfect bed for pet lovers. The bed has a built in compartment in the side so that your pet can curl up and take a nap while you sleep comfortably under your blankets.
In Japan there's a class that new parents can take where they learn techniques such as swaddling. One of the things the teachers like to do is teach their own unique method of swaddling, which includes tying the parents up in a nice little knot.
Humans aren't the only ones that need to maintain their weight to stay healthy. Animals can also become a little heavy at times. Show these photos to your pets, maybe they will inspire them to start working out in the new year.