Bizarre

1 December 2021

Man says his 1940s iron still works perfectly

A man has claimed that his 1940s iron continues to work after 80 years. Chris West says his appliance is Britain's oldest working iron and was a gift from his grandmother ...

1 December 2021

Turkish man earns world record for giant nose

A Turkish man's 3.5-inch nose has earned him a Guinness World Record. Mehmet Ozyurek, whose nose was officially measured at 3.46 inches from the bridge to the tip, admits that the ...

1 December 2021

Men who use e-cigarettes more likely to have erectile dysfunction

Men who use e-cigarettes are twice as likely to suffer erectile dysfunction. American researchers have surveyed almost 14,000 men and found that those who use the devices had a 2.4 times ...

1 December 2021

Model livid as sex doll company steals her identity

A model claims that a sex doll company has turned her into a racy figurine. Yael Cohen Aris says that the Doll Studio model is based on her down to the ...

30 November 2021

Indian businessman builds Taj Mahal replica for his wife

An Indian businessman has built a scaled-down replica of the Taj Mahal as a home for his wife. Anand Prakash Chouksey constructed his "monument of love" in the state of Madhya ...

30 November 2021

Deadly spider found inside supermarket bananas

A supermarket customer made a horrifying discovery when he spotted "the world's most venomous spider" inside a bunch of bananas. Adam Shepherd was browsing in a Tesco store in Eastbourne when ...

30 November 2021

AI backed to find aliens before humans

AI will find aliens before humans do. The head of artificial intelligence at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory Dr. Steve Chien believes that machinery is more likely to discover alien life than ...

30 November 2021

New Zealand politician cycles to hospital while in labour

A politician in New Zealand cycled to hospital when she was in labour. Julie Anne Genter, who serves as a member of parliament in the country, got on her bike in ...

30 November 2021

House for humans has been set up in space

A house for humans to set up home in space has been invented, according to scientists. Boffins worked with architects to create the dwelling in outer space that has been made ...

30 November 2021

Council in Australia to ban cats outdoors unless they have leads

A council in Australia is set to ban cats from being outdoors unless they are on a lead. Planned changes to laws in Freemantle, Western Australia, would mean felines being prohibited ...

30 November 2021

Vain people have worse visual memories

Vain people have poorer visual memories, a new study has suggested. Experts say that people with big egos find it hard to remember faces and objects because of the way they ...

30 November 2021

Pig injure golfers after storming course

A pair of roaming pigs injured two men and forced the closure of a golf club. The runaway porkers, thought to be Vietnamese Pot-bellied pigs, stormed the course at Lightcliffe Golf ...

27 November 2021

Housework leads to women struggling in old age

Elderly women struggle more than men with day-to-day tasks due to the physical toll of housework they completed when they were younger. Researchers studied how elderly adults coped with activities such ...

27 November 2021

Preacher claims that alien reptile tried to have sex with her

A preacher has claimed that an alien reptile disguised as her husband tried to have sex with her. Sharon Gilbert made the shocking revelation that an extraterrestrial invaded her bedroom on ...

27 November 2021

All cats are psychopaths due to wild heritage

Cats are psychopaths because they descend from savage ancestors. Scientists believe that all felines are a little bit crazy due to their wildcat lineage, which sets them apart from the human ...

27 November 2021

Bodybuilder whisks second sex doll wife away on honeymoon

A bodybuilder has taken his second sex doll wife away on honeymoon. Yuri Tolochko, from Kazakhstan, whisked his new plastic love Luna to Bulgaria for a week after the pandemic had ...

26 November 2021

Man sets world record for largest collection of different footballs

A football fan from Mexico has broken the Guinness World Record for accumulating a collection of 1,230 different balls. Rodrigo Romero Saldivar began his collection in 2006 after attending the ...

26 November 2021

Eating popcorn at the cinema ruins the film

Taking popcorn to the cinema can ruin the experience. Experts from Erasmus University in the Netherlands have found that tucking into treats can distract the brain as it focuses on the ...

26 November 2021

Pillow fighting enters combat sports world

Pillow fighting is entering the world of combat sports. The Pillow Fight Championship (PFC) will hold its first live, pay-per-view event in Florida in January and the sport's boss Steve Williams ...

26 November 2021

Eating needles from Christmas trees is healthy

Eating needles from a Christmas tree could be the best way to have a healthy festive season. Leading nutritionist Holly Zoccolan has claimed that pine helps tackle coughs and colds and ...

24 November 2021

Paranormal hunters frightened by freaky ghost of Henry VIII

The ghost of Henry VIII has terrified paranormal experts. Tony Ferguson and Paul Cissell were spooked on a visit to Hurst Castle - which was built by the Tudor king in ...

24 November 2021

Space rocket that runs on recycled milk bottles aims for Mars

A space rocket that runs on recycled milk bottles has been tested by scientists. Boffins believe that the recycled rocket could take humans to Mars and have even suggested it could ...

24 November 2021

26-year-old moggy could break Guinness World Records

A 26-year-old cat could break a world record after his owners discovered that he is two years older than the planet's current oldest feline. Charlie Briggs from Turner, Oregon, contacted the ...

24 November 2021

Drinking four glasses of wine raises dementia risk

Drinking just four pints of beer or small glasses of wine per week raises the risk of dementia. Experts have warned that it increases by half the chances of suffering problems ...