Bizarre

21 September 2018

MDMA 'makes octopuses more sociable'

Octopus become more sociable when they're given MDMA. That is according to new research, which shows that the eight-limbed molluscs reacted in a similar way to humans when they receive the ...

21 September 2018

Venice tourists could face fines for sitting in un-designated spots

Tourists in Venice could soon be fined as much as £445 for sitting in un-designated spots. The iconic Italian city is one of the world's most popular tourists destinations, but in ...

21 September 2018

Restaurant gets lobsters high to ease pain

A restaurant in the US has started sedating lobsters with marijuana to ease the pain of cooking. Charlotte's Legendary Lobster Pound in Seawall, Maine has decided to make things more comfortable ...

21 September 2018

McDonald's pays pranksters $25k for poster stunt

McDonald's has paid $25,000 to two Texas pranksters who hung a fake poster of themselves in the eatery. The pair of college students - Jevh Maravilla and Christian Toledo - found ...

20 September 2018

Huge spider web covers 1,000ft of land

Warm weather in Greece has led to a 1,000-foot spider web in Aitoliko. A huge area of greenery has been covered in what is said to be seasonal phenomenon, with experts ...

20 September 2018

Snake-nado caused by Florence

Storm Florence has reportedly caused a ''snake-nado'' with scenes straight out of a horror film. South Carolina residents have been warned about the possibility of getting bitten by venomous serpents misplaced ...

20 September 2018

Man sends daughter into arcade machine

A man is wanted by police after sending his daughter inside an arcade machine to steal Nintendo consoles. The father was filmed urging his girl to climb into a BarBerCut Lite ...

20 September 2018

Elusive goat heads to the rooftops to avoid capture

An elusive goat has been spotted climbing onto roofs of buildings and vehicles to avoid being caught. The mischievous animal has been on the loose in Arkansas, and local resident Cheryal ...

19 September 2018

Perfume could cure baldness

Perfume could be the key to curing baldness. New research suggests that chemicals in fragrances can trigger hair growth in just six days - with the scent of sandalwood being ...

19 September 2018

Man with a bionic penis lost his virginity

A woman who took the virginity of a man with a bionic penis said the sex was ''thoroughly'' enjoyable. Mohammed Abad, 44, lost his manhood in a brutal car accident when ...

19 September 2018

A coin worth 50p was sold for £2,000

A Peter Rabbit coin worth 50 pence was sold for £2,000. The Beatrix Potter collection was released in 2016 and proved to be a hit with the public, with the ...

19 September 2018

An alien sex book details ET liaisons

A new book reveals the sordid details of extraterrestrial sex. The tome called 'Screwed by the Aliens' is full of stories of people who believe they've slept with UFOs. According to ...

18 September 2018

Cat causes huge power outage in New Orleans

A wandering cat has caused a huge power outage in New Orleans after walking int a substation. Utility officials in the city revealed 7,556 people were left without power when the ...

18 September 2018

Smuggler arrested after hiding 1kg of gold in his rectum

A man has been arrested for allegadly trying to smuggle one kilogram of gold hidden in his rectum. The 24-year-old passenger - travelling from Dubai to Delhi - was accused have ...

18 September 2018

Woman claims chicks hatched out of supermarket eggs

A Russian woman has sensationally claimed that several chicks hatched from supermarket eggs. The woman was away on holiday for three weeks, and claimed she heard strange noises in her Moscow ...

18 September 2018

Athlete banned from all-you-can-eat restaurant for eating too much

An all-you-can-eat restaurant banned an athlete for eating too much. It's said that Running Sushi in Bavaria weren't happy with the amount of food triathlete star Jaroslav Bobrowski consumed - nearly ...

17 September 2018

Goats airlifted to preserve resources

Hundreds of goats have been airlifted off their mountain because they're eating too much. In an effort to protect natural resources, helicopters and trucks have been working to relocate the animals ...

17 September 2018

Monkey escapes research facility

A monkey has escaped a research facility due to a ''cage failure''. The 12-pound Rhesus macaque at the University of Louisana at Lafayette was able to get out over the weekend ...

17 September 2018

UK's oldest person says whisky is her secret

Britain's oldest person has claimed the secret to her longevity is a dram of whisky every day for the last six decades. Grace Jones - who turned 112 on Monday (16.09.18) ...

17 September 2018

NY detective attacked by black bear

A New York detective was attacked by a small black bear over the weekend. William Orange was in his garage when the animal growled and grabbed at his shirt, and he ...

14 September 2018

Rollercasters can remove kidney stones

Riding on a rollercoaster can remove a kidney stone, according to a new study. Researchers at Michigan State University's College of Osteopathic Medicine have found that patients who were shaken during ...

14 September 2018

13lbs burger branded 'obscene'

A 13-pound burger has been branded ''obscene'' by people calling for Jamie Oliver to intervene. The 'Belly of the Beast' at Truffles N Bacon's joint in Las Vegas is made with ...

14 September 2018

Divorce Hotel lets married couples split in an unusual setting

The Divorce Hotel gives couples the chance to bring an end to their marriages in an unusual setting. The Gideon Putnam Resort and Spa in Saratoga Springs, New York gives each ...

14 September 2018

Snakes on a plane from Germany to Russia

A passenger flew from Germany to Russian with 20 snakes in his bag. In a case of life almost imitating art, a man bought the serpents at a market in Germany ...