Bizarre

31 October 2023

Squid ink cocktails trending for Halloween

Pitch-black cocktails containing squid ink are on the menu this Halloween. Google Trends found in September, searches for ‘black drinks’ soared by 138% as hosts prepared for their bashes on the ...

31 October 2023

Getting angry helps get things done

Getting angry can help a person get things done. A new study has found that getting mad boosts performance and productivity in tasks as it is a powerful motivator. The American Psychological ...

31 October 2023

Horror films provide health boost

Horror films are good for your health. Psychologists have suggested that scary movies such as 'The Shining' and 'The Exorcist' are actually beneficial for a person's well-being as they promote both ...

31 October 2023

A shot of whisky makes people dangerous

Just one shot of whisky makes people dangerous. A team of international researchers have found that a single alcoholic drink makes a person more likely to harm humans or animals - ...

31 October 2023

Dogs are able to smell the time

Dogs are able to smell time. A new theory has explained how loyal canines are found waiting by the door as their owner is about to come home because their sense ...
27 October 2023

Female chimps go through the menopause

Female chimpanzees go through the menopause. A new study has discovered signs of major hormonal changes in a group of older wild primates in Uganda. However, the findings have baffled scientists as ...

27 October 2023

Russian woman has 22 children at the age of 26

A woman is a mother to 22 children at the age of 26. Kristina Ozturk, a Russian who lives in neighbouring Georgia, has welcomed 21 of the kids via surrogate and ...

27 October 2023

Bacon sandwiches can prevent dementia

Bacon sandwiches lower the risk of dementia. A new study has revealed that older adults with higher levels of triglyceride fats - found in the breakfast favourite - were 18 per ...

27 October 2023

Walking helps men get erections

Walking is almost as good as Viagra for erectile dysfunction. It has been discovered that regular exercise gives men a similar bedroom boost to taking the little blue pills. A new study ...

26 October 2023

22 minutes of daily exercise cancels out impact of sitting down

22 minutes of exercise per day cancels out the impact of sitting down. Experts have found that those who sit for long periods - such as in a desk job or ...

26 October 2023

Donald Trump compares himself to Nelson Mandela in rant at criminal indictments

Donald Trump compared himself to Nelson Mandela as he once again hit out at his criminal indictments. The former US president made a 90-minute address to supporters in New Hampshire and ...
26 October 2023

Smiling makes people more attractive

Smiling makes you more attractive. A new study has found that giving the camera a grin actually makes you appear more alluring to other people. Experts recruited 112 volunteers and presented them ...

24 October 2023

Mice have the potential to live on Mars

Mice could live on Mars. Scientists have found the rodents living in the extremely harsh environment at the summit of volcanoes in the Andes and claim that it is proof that ...

24 October 2023

World's oldest dog Bobi dead at 31

The world's oldest dog ever has died at the age of 31. Record-breaking pooch Bobi, a purebred Rafeiro do Alentejo, passed away at his home in Portugal on Saturday (21.10.23). The sad ...

23 October 2023

Pet owners prefer dogs to cats

People care more about their dogs than their cats. A new study has confirmed that pet owners have greater levels of attachment when it comes to canines and they are willing ...

23 October 2023

Daily tea and coffee drinkers are stronger in old age

Tea and coffee drinkers stay stronger in old age. A new study has revealed that consuming the two beverages on a daily basis in midlife is associated with a reduced likelihood ...

20 October 2023

Viagra leaves men with wonky penises

Men who take Viagra have been left with wonky penises. The drug is known for giving men a boost in the bedroom but some horrifying incidents have been associated with the ...

20 October 2023

Good sleep is key to preventing depression

Good sleep is essential to fending off depression. A new study has found that regularly snoozing for less than five hours per night raises the risk of suffering from the blues. Researchers ...

19 October 2023

Joe Biden to seek 'unprecedented' aid package for Israel

Joe Biden will seek an "unprecedented" aid package for Israel. The US president has committed $100 million in humanitarian assistance as he reaffirmed America's support for Israel during his visit to ...
19 October 2023

Sex is not as enjoyable when hungry

Sex is less pleasurable when you're hungry. A new study suggests that dining sets the mood for making love as "soft caresses" feel less satisfying when a person is famished. Experts from ...

19 October 2023

Quick walkers are less likely to die

Fast walkers live longer. Scientists have discovered that there is a benefit to walking quickly as they are less likely to die of cancer and heart disease than those who amble ...

18 October 2023

White House slams Donald Trump's 'revolting' response to Israel-Hamas war

The White House has branded Donald Trump's response to the Israel-Hamas war as "revolting and dangerous". The former US president called for a new and expanded travel ban on immigrants from ...
18 October 2023

NASA launches mission to explore billionaire asteroid

NASA has launched a mission to explore an asteroid that could make every human on Earth a billionaire. The US space agency confirmed last year that it was planning to explore ...

18 October 2023

Extra time sleeping makes people more alert

Spending extra time in bed is good for you. Researchers believe that hitting snooze on the alarm clock and spending an additional 30 minutes sleeping makes people more alert in the ...