Strange inhabitants of underground worlds discovered
Scientists are peering deep underground to study the movement of carbon kilometres below the Earth's surface. Early results from the historic 10-year, $500-million research project outline strange new worlds right out of science fiction: colonies of microbes millions of years old, hydrogen-eating life forms, among others.
Freak Show Fund-Raiser ... really!
Sideshows by the Seashore is getting love from Coney Island USA, its parent organization, by holding a fund-raising event at Webster Hall in Manhattan.
Awesome Power Of Musical Tesla Coils
... when it comes to raw power, musical tesla coils are hard to beat. Here are a pair of musical tesla coils in action on the Engineering Quad, University of Illinois, as part of the Engineering Open House.
Buster the Two-Legged sheep
Although Buster the sheep was born with deformed front legs he was fortunate to get a specially-adapted animal wheelchair.
The weird attraction of the skeleton saint
Popular in Mexico, and sometimes linked to the illicit drug trade, the skeleton saint known as La Santa Muerte has found a robust and diverse following north of the border
The strange case of the 36 chihuahuas
The 36 chihuahuas seized from two separate Watsonville, CA homes earlier this week were part of an animal hoarding case that included two relatives
Bizarre buildings coming soon to a place near you!
This 400-bed hotel would include underwater public areas and guestrooms. An extreme sports center, offering rock climbing and bungee jumping, would be suspended over the quarry
Cat after tough night on town
Wow. What did this cat have to drink?
Bartendro - Future of Bartending?
Bartendro is a precision cocktail dispensing robot! It makes tasty drinks quickly and repeatably without the mess. It's light and portable so that you can easily take it to events, conferences, weddings, parties, or wherever!