Bizarre

9 July 2020

Penguins can shoot faeces more than four feet

Penguins can shoot poo more than four feet away, according to a new study. Research in Japan has uncovered that the birds typically send their faeces around 1.2 metres away at ...

9 July 2020

TikTok user cleans fruit and vegetables in a dishwasher

A TikTok user has baffled viewers by posting a clip of her cleaning fruit and vegetables in a dishwasher. The woman, who goes by the name of @smilelop on the social ...

9 July 2020

Engineering company creates robotic birds

An engineering company has created robotic birds. German firm Festo have created the robo-birds, which are able to flutter through the air, glide and direct themselves with a radio system. A whole ...

8 July 2020

Man serves extra five years in prison

A Samoan man served five more years than he had to. Sio Agofili was left behind bars after he nor prison authorities realised that his two sentences didn't need to be ...

8 July 2020

Man fights off snake whilst driving at 70 mph

An Australian trucker fought off a deadly snake whilst driving at 70 mph. The unnamed man was pulled over by police who believed that he was speeding when he claimed that ...

8 July 2020

Father and son arm wrestling match ends in gunfire

An arm wrestling match between a father and son ended in gunfire and a police stand-off. Curtis Zimmerman drunkenly challenged his son to an arm wrestle before grabbing his firearm and ...

8 July 2020

Hotel in South Africa created from train parked on a bridge

A luxury hotel in South Africa has been created from a train parked on a bridge. The Kruger Shalati hotel consists of 24 carriage rooms on disused trains cars over the ...

7 July 2020

Man wears £4,000 gold face-mask

An Indian businessman is wearing a pure gold face-mask to fight off coronavirus. Shankar Kurade spent £4,000 on the face covering, which took craftsmen eight days to create. Kurade said: ''I love ...

7 July 2020

Influncer accused of upstaging bride by fainting at wedding

An influencer has been accused of ''upstaging'' the bride and groom as she fainted at a wedding. Jade Tuncdoruk passed out from heatstroke as she watched her friend get married, seconds ...

7 July 2020

Tourist has been trapped in airport for 110 days

A tourist has spent 110 days trapped in an airport. Roman Trofimov travelled from Estonia to the Philippines in March, but was denied entry to the country as the world shut ...

7 July 2020

Fox trapped in picnic table rescued by firefighters

A fox trapped in a picnic table has been rescued by firefighters. Fire crews in Castle Donington came to the fox's aid after it got its hind leg trapped. The animal ...

3 July 2020

Woman chops off cheating husband's penis

A woman cut off her husband's penis after she discovered he was cheating on her. Halima Umar, from Nigeria, hacked off her partner Aliyu's manhood with a knife as he slept, ...

3 July 2020

Pigs block motorway

A motorway in Virginia was recently left congested by a group of large pigs. The hogs were spotted on the interstate lanes in Spotsylvania and Carolina, according to local media. Diana Madison ...

3 July 2020

Mother creates soap from her breast milk

A mother has made soap from her own breast milk - and her whole family are now using it. Ashley White has built up a stockpile of the soap since she ...

3 July 2020

Woman left terrified by 'mutant' potatoes

A woman in France was left terrified after her flat was taken over by ''mutant potatoes''. Donna Poree had purchased the spuds before lockdown was enforced in March, when she left ...

3 July 2020

Randonautica: Is the hit app proving we’re all just stuck in a simulation? Or is it just a fad?

Welcome to the world of Randonautica. I honestly thought Lady Gaga’s Chromatica was going to be the only ‘-tica’ I did a deep dive into this year, but having been ...
1 July 2020

Couple claim that sweary ghost haunts beauty spot

A ghost is swearing at tourists at one of England's beauty spots, according to a couple. Christine and Dave Thomas have claimed that the sweary spook haunts an area in Somerset ...

1 July 2020

Tradesman in Australia stumbles on toilet paper mountain

Traders in Australia have stumbled on a mountain of toilet paper. Elie Abouseleiman and two of his colleagues spotted the massive haul of loo roll, and were seen taking packets for ...

1 July 2020

Girl left 'screaming in agony' after hedgehog bite

A girl was left terrified after being bitten by a hedgehog in her sleep. Elsie, three, was nipped by the prickly creature as she slept alongside mother Chelsey Fowler, and the ...

1 July 2020

Heinz launches ice cream kit range

Heinz has launched a range of ice cream kits. The food company - famed for sauces including tomato ketchup - is branching out into a new bizarre food craze, by giving ...

1 July 2020

White Privilege: A masterclass from Tati Westbrook, Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star

Stop the world - I want to get off. YouTuber drama has been going on for decades. It's something that happens in the background, barely gaining any traction in the ...

30 June 2020

Cannibal rats on the rise in Britain

Cannibal rats are on the rise in Britain. Hungry rodents have been reportedly eating their own young and have been raiding houses to find food during lockdown. Steve Belmain, Britain's leading rat ...

30 June 2020

Europe's largest sex festival cancelled

Europe's largest sex festival has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Aurora Lifestyle Festival will not go ahead as social distancing rules made it impossible for organisers. Hundreds of couples ...

30 June 2020

Dog steals set of false teeth

A dog sparked hilarity when it stole a pair of false teeth. Stacie Owen's cockapoo stole her mother's dentures and appeared to be giving everyone a toothy grin as they got ...