Weird / Interesting

16 April 2010 [16:33]

Square shaped orange? - PHOTO

16 April 2010 [16:08]

UN report: India has more mobile phones than toilets

Far more people in India have access to a mobile phone than to a toilet, according to a UN study on sanitation.
16 April 2010 [15:22]

New York life-size statues mistaken for suicide people

A collection of life-size statues on buildings has caused confusion in New York after they were mistaken for real people about to commit suicide.
16 April 2010 [13:52]

Does it get any weirder: Dead man elected as US mayor

Voters in a US town have elected a dead man as their mayor.
16 April 2010 [13:25]

Iggy the cat investigaes IPad- VIDEO

15 April 2010 [17:05]

"Big Bud": Worlds biggest farm tractor – PHOTOS

The World Biggest Farm Tractor was here. the name of the world largest farm tractor was big bud, it was about 27 feet long and 20 feet wide. you can imagine how large is this farm tractor.
15 April 2010 [15:07]

Locust plague hits Spain-sized area of eastern Australia

Swarms of locusts have infested a huge area of eastern Australia roughly the size of Spain after recent floods, ravaging farmland.
15 April 2010 [14:07]

Animal hypnotist is Britain's first 'rabbit whisperer'

An animal hypnotist claims to be the country's first "rabbit whisperer", treating pets behavioural problems.
15 April 2010 [13:25]

Amazing: French couple escapes after a deadly "car split-in-half crash"

A French couple miraculously walked away from a horrific accident in Switzerland despite their car being sliced in half after being dragged more than 50 yards under a lorry.
15 April 2010 [12:33]

Rare sketch showing Adolf Hitler 'playing chess' with Lenin to be sold on auction - PHOTO

A rare sketch of Adolf Hitler playing chess with Vladimir Lenin, the then Soviet leader, is expected to fetch thousands of pounds at auction.
14 April 2010 [15:04]

Giant penis to be removed in Malta due to Pope's visit - PHOTO

A town in Malta is facing calls from its own mayor to remove a 'phallic' sculpture which would be seen by the Pope as he drives past when visiting this weekend.
14 April 2010 [13:55]

World's largest banana museum saved by £30,000 donation - PHOTO

It has been a bit of a drama but the future of the world’s largest banana museum has finally been secured.
14 April 2010 [13:15]

Evil Clown hired for stalking, threats and a pie in the face - PHOTO

An 'evil' clown who stalks and threatens kids is being hired by parents as a birthday treat.
14 April 2010 [12:42]

Ubelievable: Croatian teenager wakes from coma speaking fluent German

A 13-year-old Croatian girl who fell into a coma woke up speaking fluent German.
13 April 2010 [16:12]

Survey: Money to buy people a longer life?

A new study shows that there is a link between high affluence and living longer.
13 April 2010 [13:44]

Pornographic magazine for the blind people has been launched

A pornographic magazine for the blind has been launched - complete with braille text and raised pictures of naked men and women.
13 April 2010 [12:36]

Live ammo removed from soldier's head - PHOTOS

A US military doctor has removed a live round of ammunition from the head of an Afghan soldier in an unusual and harrowing operation.
13 April 2010 [11:37]

Survey: How does smiling helps people live longer?

The wider you grin and the deeper your laughter lines, the more likely you are to have a long existence. Broader smiles and wrinkles around your eyes point to a positive outlook on life which translates to better long-term health.
13 April 2010 [09:58]

Tall or short women, who earns more? British study reveals the answer

Want a raise? Better don your stilettos and stand up straighter.
12 April 2010 [10:34]

China and Nepal have settled a 150-year-old dispute

China and Nepal have settled a 150-year-old dispute over the height of Mount Everest, agreeing that the "snow height" of the world's highest peak is 29,029 feet.
10 April 2010 [13:10]

Nervous owl has forgotten how to fly - PHOTO

Troy, the tawny owl gets in a fearful flap when he takes to the sky – because he is scared of heights. The nervous flyer has ‘forgotten’ how to be a bird after being hand-reared almost from birth.
10 April 2010 [11:45]

19yr old Tiger cat protects its home from the postmen

Postmen are boycotting deliveries to a house in Leeds because they are afraid of an old cat they say lies in wait ready to attack them.
10 April 2010 [10:34]

20% of Adults believe aliens live on Earth, survey says

Aliens are living on earth disguised as humans, according to one fifth of adults in a new global survey.
09 April 2010 [17:25]

Police seize 4-foot Indonesian penis in England

The boss of a furniture store has reacted angrily after a four-foot tall stone penis was seized from his shop in a police raid.
08 April 2010 [16:41]

Party of Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals and Transsexuals to participate in parliamentary elections in Philippines

The Supreme Court of Philippines issued a decree permitting the Party of Gays to participate in the parliamentary elections.
08 April 2010 [12:48]

US Army to "use Metallica to fight Taliban"

The US army are reportedly using music by Metallica and Thin Lizzy to fight the Taliban in Afghanistan.
08 April 2010 [11:15]

102-year-old woman starts at primary school

A 102-year-old woman has reportedly become the world's oldest first-year pupil when she started at a primary school in China.
07 April 2010 [18:09]

Nude man from Germany protests against the fuel prices

A German man apparently angry over high petrol prices staged an unusual protest - by buying his petrol completely naked (except for a pair of shoes).
07 April 2010 [17:19]

Amazing Rainbow Eucalyptus - PHOTO

This amazing rainbow eucalyptus was painted by nature. it’s not painted by human, this amazing rainbow eucalyptus can be found in New Guinea, New Britain and the Philippines.
07 April 2010 [14:24]

New Species of giant lizard discovered - PHOTOS

A new giant species of monitor lizard has been discovered in the forests of the Northern Philippines.
07 April 2010 [13:39]

UK Women arrested for taking corpse onto plane

Police have arrested two women at an British airport after they reportedly tried to smuggle a corpse onto a flight.
06 April 2010 [18:27]

A family claims to have seen the image of Jesus in a discarded piece of chewing gum

A family has claimed to have seen the image of Jesus in a discarded piece of chewing gum.
06 April 2010 [17:55]

Chinese hen lays a very strange egg - PHOTO

Even the most mundane things in life sometimes happen with a twist. Consider the case of a soft-shelled egg laid by a hen in China in the shape of a figure eight.
06 April 2010 [16:54]

Research: Women who exercise during pregnancy produce 'lighter babies'

Doing aerobic exercise during pregnancy can reduce the chances of giving birth to an oversized obesity-prone baby, a study has shown.
05 April 2010 [18:14]

Victorian-era women enjoyed making love, according to earliest sex survey

The prudish reputation of Victorian women has been challenged by a long-forgotten sex survey, which reveals intimate details of the bedroom habits of 19th Century wives.
05 April 2010 [17:47]

Thousands of people participate in International Pillow Fighting Day - PHOTO

Feathers have been flying around the world as thousands of people took part in mass pillow fights.
05 April 2010 [15:35]

Equal time: Women hold topless march in Maine

About two dozen women drew a crowd of onlookers when they shed their shirts and marched downtown in Maine's largest city to promote what they call equal-opportunity public toplessness.
05 April 2010 [14:58]

Turkish singer sets blind speed record in Ferrari - PHOTOS

Turkish pop-singer Metin Senturk became the world's fastest unaccompanied blind driver on Friday and said he felt he had danced with death.
05 April 2010 [13:33]

Thai police hires monkey to do policeman's job - PHOTOS

A Thai police force has begun taking a monkey dressed in officer's uniform on patrol each day to help improve relations with Muslim separatists.
05 April 2010 [12:14]

Man with half a body is a subject of new documentary

A man with only half a body has become the subject of a new documentary.
05 April 2010 [10:34]

Motorists confused by "Prostitute sign"

A road sign warning of prostitutes is confusing motorists in an Italian town.
02 April 2010 [13:21]

Air hostesses strip naked in wage protest - PHOTOS

Air hostesses employed by Spanish firm Air Comet have stripped naked for a calendar to protest against unpaid wages.
02 April 2010 [11:52]

New Yorkers told to "pull their pants up"

Low-slung trousers give their wearers a bad image, according to a US state senator who is behind an advertising campaign telling people to "raise your pants".
02 April 2010 [11:06]

Google helps Florida cop to find a crime suspect

A tech-savvy sheriff's deputy in Florida used an unexpected tool to track down a suspect alleged to have illegally dumped a boat - he found him on Google Earth.
01 April 2010 [15:44]

Robot jockeys ride camels in Egyptian race - PHOTOS

Robots might not yet be at the stage where they can replace humans in every meaningful task - but in Egypt and several other Arab countries, they are replacing human jockeys after being taught how to ride camels.
01 April 2010 [14:53]

Dog nurses baby squirrels who lost their home - PHOTOS

Three baby squirrels who were left homeless after the tree they lived in was chainsawed have found a foster mother in the shape of a poodle called Pixie.
01 April 2010 [12:20]

Investors wish to turn Saddam Hussain'a villas into gold

Saddam Hussein made his palaces a desert paradise, but now his hometown is seeking foreign investors to turn the late dictator's playground into a tourist mecca.
01 April 2010 [11:39]

French government picks new words to replace English

France has begun another attempt to prevent the invasion of English words in its language by creating new words to replace common Anglicisms.
31 March 2010 [18:17]

Elephants 'walk like Land Rovers', say scientists - PHOTO

Elephants have a 'four-leg-drive' system of walking that work much like the wheels of a Land Rover, scientists have found.
31 March 2010 [16:40]

Croatian storks Rodan and Malena reunited after 8,000 mile winter flight - PHOTO

These birds of a feather always flock together - in sickness and in health.
31 March 2010 [16:12]

Famous computer character found on Saturn moon by Nasa - PHOTO

Saturn moon Mimas looks just like the computer character Pac-Man in a thermal photo taken by a Nasa spacecraft.
31 March 2010 [16:00]

Strawberry Pines To Be Another Fruit

What looks like a strawberry, but is white and tastes like a pineapple? A pineberry, of course.