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  1. photo Suddenly 2015 feels a whole lot like the delusional financial euphoria we saw before the dot-com crashSuddenly 2015 feels a whole lot like the delusional financial euphoria we saw before the dot-com crashNews
    . debt and over one quadrillion dollars in global derivatives debt perched on the edge of a gigantic chasm of ineptitude and regret. In 2008, the Federal Reserve bailed out selected banks deemed "too bigRead more
  2. photo Walnuts: the perfect food for our brainsWalnuts: the perfect food for our brainsNews
    fats.Cancer prevention According to a study published in The Journal of Nutrition in April 2014, mice that were implanted with human breast cancers and fed a walnut-based diet experienced a gigantic 80 percentRead more
  3. photo J.C. Penney fires employee for revealing truth about deceptive pricingJ.C. Penney fires employee for revealing truth about deceptive pricingNews
    employee, Bob Blatchford, said the retailer was dramatically hiking prices on some items, cutting back on them and then advertising them as gigantic "discounts." Blatchford spilled the beans on NBC's TodayRead more
  4. photo Extra High Voltage transformers the lynchpin of modern society; easily destroyed by sabotage or EMPExtra High Voltage transformers the lynchpin of modern society; easily destroyed by sabotage or EMPNews
    17 gigantic transformers that supplied power to Silicon Valley."To avoid a blackout, electric-grid officials rerouted power around the site and asked power plants in Silicon Valley to produce moreRead more
  5. photo Mainstream media mocks plan to save America from high-altitude EMP weaponMainstream media mocks plan to save America from high-altitude EMP weaponNews
    --and that's not an exaggeration."And, as Gingrich has argued, an EMP blast would not have to come from a nuclear weapon; it could very well come from a gigantic solar flare that triggers a geomagnetic stormRead more
  6. photo Health care sector major contributor of mercury pollutionHealth care sector major contributor of mercury pollutionNews
    that dental amalagams are responsible for a gigantic annual dose of 7.41 tons of mercury into the UK countryside alone, polluting sewer, atmosphere and land. On top of that, another 11.5 tons is disposedRead more
  7. photo Natural News announces new donations to GMO labeling initiative 522, Institute for Responsible TechnologyNatural News announces new donations to GMO labeling initiative 522, Institute for Responsible TechnologyNews
    it is released. When you see this announcement sometime before Christmas, you will immediately understand what a gigantic undertaking it is and why it costs so much money. I promise you, this announcementRead more
  8. photo Peter Schiff compilation video reveals mainstream media to be wildly delusional on Fed fiscal policyPeter Schiff compilation video reveals mainstream media to be wildly delusional on Fed fiscal policyNews
    . It is a shell game that, but for the sheer size of the U.S. economy, would have long since collapsed. But that day is coming; think of the Fed as one gigantic housing bubble set to burst.Enter Peter Schiff, truthRead more
  9. photo Fukushima radiation to hit West CoastFukushima radiation to hit West CoastNews
    Debris from the decimated Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station in Japan has been wafting toward the U.S. West Coast for years, ever since the plant was struck by a gigantic earthquake-generatedRead more
  10. photo The tale of Sir Meliodas and the great red dragon; a cautionary fable for our modern worldThe tale of Sir Meliodas and the great red dragon; a cautionary fable for our modern worldNews
    the landscape. When the townspeople looked skyward, they saw the impossible: a gigantic red dragon streaking out of the sky, aiming right toward them, just as Sir Meliodas had warned.As the church bell rang outRead more

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Gigantism

Disease

Gigantism, also known as giantism (from Greek γίγας gigas, "giant", plural γίγαντες gigantes), is a condition characterized by excessive growth and height significantly above average. In humans, this condition is caused by over-production of growth hormone in childhood resulting in persons between 2.13 m (7 feet or 84 inches) and 2.74 m (9 feet or 108 inches) in height.The term is typically...More