The Unbelievable Ridiculousness of the 1904 Olympic Marathon

The 1904 Olympic Marathon had 32 questionable athletes who engaged in ridiculous acts that would've gotten them disqualified today.

You Need to Know about the Loudest Sound Ever

In 1883, a volcano erupted on a small island in Indonesia with such force that it tore the island in two and resulted in the Loudest Sound Ever.

The Aztec Death Whistle and Its Bloodcurdling Scream

The bloodcurdling scream the Aztec death whistle makes explains why the Aztecs may have used it as an intimidation tactic in battle — or in human sacrifice.

La Pascualita: The Mexican Corpse Bride

Legend has it that this mannequin in a bridal shop in Chihuahua, Mexico, is the shop owner's daughter, who died on her wedding day.

History

Sport

Tech

Latest Articles

‘Naked School’ is the Future of Communal Bathing in Japan

A once-popular pastime among older generations in Japan may soon experience a new resurgence through the unusual concept of 'Naked School'. Driven to preserve...

Snoring Pig Causes Housing Woes for Chinese Family

Who would have thought a snoring pig could cause so much trouble? It started out innocently enough. Seven years ago a young woman from...

Horsey McHorseface wins his first race in Australia

Horsey McHorseface may be the best name ever bestowed on a race horse. Not only that, he's just gone and won his maiden race in...

Robird drone swoops in to protect airport

We’ve got a new hero flying our skies, Robird, and it’s taken inspiration from the most unlikely of places – Flappy Bird, a mobile...

Drug-Smuggling Pigeon Rescued from Life of Crime

News flash: customs officials in Abdali, Kuwait have captured an unlikely suspect in a drug-trafficking scheme near the Iraqi border. As Kuwaiti newspaper al-Rai...

The Gaza Strip dating site poking Tinder in the eye

Now, you might not think that conflict and fighting in Gaza would spur a new dating site, but, against all odds, it has done...

6-year old boy becomes world’s youngest DJ

There isn’t anything unusual about a 6-year old who likes their music, but what if we told you that one has now become the...

3D Printed Food Could be Dripping Down Chins Soon

Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Tangible Media Group have decided that we all deserve something a bit different at dinner time. Pushing the...

The Malaysian Man Who Sings 112 National Anthems

Picture the last time you felt bored. What did you do? Maybe you doodled on a scrap of paper or scrolled through an old...

Man With Colander Hat Finally Gets His MVD Driver’s License

So, we all want our picture to look just right on our driver’s license, and Sean Corbett is no different. He has struggled for...

Periodic Table Battleship Game Makes Chemistry Fun Again

Now, learning the Periodic Table can be a tricky business. I mean, wouldn’t it be better if you could learn all the elements and...

Yes! There’s a Ned Flanders Band called Okilly Dokilly.

When you think of heavy metal music, you don’t tend to think of the colorful cartoon television series, The Simpsons. And you definitely wouldn’t...