World’s Strangest

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Queen Elizabeth II in Hyperspace!

What do you give a queen who has everything for her Diamond Jubilee? How about a territory in hyperspace? That’s exactly what Oxford University mathematician Marcus du Sautoy gave Queen Elizabeth II: he named a [...]

Billionaire Richard Branson Loses Bet, Must Serve as Flight Attendant

Richard Branson, the eccentric billionaire owner of Virgin Atlantic Air, lost a bet to Tony Fernandes, the owner of Air Asia. Consequently, he must serve as a flight attendant on an Air Asia international flight: Branson made the wager with Lotus racing team principal Tony Fernandes , who owns Air Asia, over which of their Formula [...]

Britt Savage’s Christmas Wrapping Paper Dress

Remember Britt Savage who made a dress out of tax forms featured on Neatorama before? Well, that little post helped to propel her to Ripley’s Believe It or Not stardom (she’ll be included in the upcoming book “Incredibly Strange” – congrats). Britt is at it again, this time with a wrapping paper and shredded ribbon. Like [...]