Bizarre

9 April 2021

Museum breaks record by playing classical music with model train

A German museum has broken a Guinness World Record using a model train and nearly 3,000 glasses of water. Fredrik Braun, founder of the museum in Hamburg, explained how he and ...

9 April 2021

New app allows users to have psychedelic trips

A new app claims to allow users to have psychedelic trips using their smartphone. The team behind Lumenate claim that they are able to make people experience trips by using the ...

9 April 2021

Monkeys escape from zoo in Germany

Police in Germany have asked the public to keep an eye out after a number of monkeys escaped from a zoo. Officers in the city of Freiburg revealed that up to ...

9 April 2021

Woman finds set of false teeth in new coat

A woman was horrified to discover a pair of false teeth in the pocket of a new coat she had bought. Melissa Hopkins treated herself to a puffer jacket from an ...

8 April 2021

Bizarre stories: World's longest milk tooth, school breaks cereal toppling record and more...

-  The individual, named only as Tony, uploaded a clip to TikTok of him digging up the box in his back garden but was left heaving when he found out ...
8 April 2021

Colour-changing frog turns blue in UK for the first time in centuries

A colour-changing frog has turned blue in the UK for the "first time in 700 years". Male moor frogs are common in Europe and turn blue in spring as they prepare ...

8 April 2021

Streaming service offering true crime binge job

A streaming service is offering people thousands to watch 24 hours of true crime documentaries. MagellanTV are offering $2,400 each to three people willing to binge on true crime and post ...

8 April 2021

Man runs from Disneyland to Walt Disney World

A man from Texas has become the first person to run from Disneyland to Walt Disney World. Don Muchow ran from California to Florida as he completed a challenge that began ...

8 April 2021

Dog walker shocked by well-hung squirrel

A dog walker in the US was stunned to notice a remarkably endowed squirrel. Sarah Lenzenhuber was walking her pet pooch in the US state of Missouri when she was forced ...

8 April 2021

Boy breaks world record for longest milk tooth

A boy has become a world record breaker after his baby tooth was measured at 1.02 inches long. Luke Boulton, 9, had the tooth removed by his dentist in September 2019 ...

8 April 2021

Egypt holds grand parade for mummy transfer

Egypt has held a special parade to mark the transfer of 22 ancient royal mummies to a new museum. The mummies were transported by road in their own capsule accompanied by ...

8 April 2021

School breaks record for toppling cereal boxes

A school broke a Guinness World Record after toppling 3,730 cereal boxes like dominoes. Students at Red Cedar Elementary School in the US state of South Carolina assembled more than 6,000 ...

8 April 2021

Man regrets digging garden box

A man regretted digging up a concrete box that was buried in his garden after smelling what was in it. The individual, named only as Tony, uploaded a clip to TikTok ...

7 April 2021

Bizarre stories: Message in a bottle reaches Norway from England, surfing dogs and more...

-  The Saitama prefectural assembly has passed legislation that requires riders on escalators in the region to stand still, rather than attempt to walk up or down the escalator while ...
2 April 2021

Bizarre: Man breaks world record for holding breath underwater and more...

- Budimir Buda Sobat set a new personal best last weekend by holding his breath for 24 minutes and 33 seconds. The record attempt took place at a pool in ...
1 April 2021

Bizarre stories: French police hunting for LEGO looters, 19lb cat stuck in chimney and more...

-  Caitlyn Wertenberger's moggy Piper disappeared in Washington whilst building work was taking place next door and she was unable to locate the animal despite a desperate search. It was ...
31 March 2021

Bizarre stories: Marvel fan watches movie 191 times, barbershop offers Covid jabs and more...

-  Gee's Clippers in Wisconsin held its first COVID-19 vaccine clinic at the weekend with more planned over the coming weeks after the business teamed up with a nearby pharmacy. ...
30 March 2021

Bizarre stories: Boat blocks road in Florida, freediver smashes ice swim world record and more...

-  Authorities in the US state explained that the 40-foot boat fell from a trailer in Crestview and ended up sideways across lanes of traffic, causing hours of tailbacks. Crestview's ...
26 March 2021

Bizarre stories: Squirrel steals package, an offer Bond fans can't refuse and more...

-  Culture website NerdBear.com is seeking a candidate to watch every single 007 film, from 1962's 'Dr. No' to 2015's 'Spectre' in celebration of the release of the new Bond ...
25 March 2021

Bizarre stories: Dead snake in tumble dryer, missing wallet found after 70 years and more...

Dr. Shanna Swan has warned in her new book that humanity faces an "existential crisis" in fertility rates as a result of phthalates, a chemical used when manufacturing plastics that ...
24 March 2021

Bizarre stories round up: First ever tweet sells for millions, island for sale and more...

The social media post, which said "just setting up my twttr", was first published in March 2006 and was sold to Malaysia-based businessman Sina Estavi. Estavi purchased the tweet using ...
23 March 2021

Bizarre stories: Mice plague, world's heaviest cherry and more...

-  It has been cross-bred at the University of Bologna and has been dubbed as the heaviest on the planet by Guinness, weighing in at 0.93 ounces and topping the ...
21 March 2021

Bizarre stories round up: Trump waxwork gets punched, people change their name to salmon and more...

Louis Tussaud's Waxworks in San Antonio, Texas, have put the likeness of the former US President back into storage after visitors kept taking their frustrations out on the figure. Clay ...
18 March 2021

Baby born on flight in India

A baby was born midway through a flight in India. Crew members and a doctor worked together to deliver the baby girl on the domestic IndiGo flight from Bangalore to ...