World’s Strangest

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The DIY Kid-tracking Drone

Talk about a helicopter parent! Paul Wallich came up with an idea that would free him from escorting his young son 400 meters to the school bus stop every day, and still enable him to keep an eye on the child. He built a quadcopter to fly along with him! It has a redundant system, [...]

96-year-old from India fathers a child

Ramajit Raghav has fathered his second child in two years despite being in his late nineties. A resident of India’s Kharkhoda village, the 96-year-old…


Photo: Andrew Biraj/Reuters You can see that the child in the photo is gleefully jumping from a pile of scrap leather goods in this poignant photograph by Andrew Biraj, taken in a tannery in [...]

The Growth Table

The ingenious Growth Table by Tim Durfee and Iris Anna Regn gently scales up as a child grows. Start as a preschooler and move up to the tweens. It comes up with build-in nooks and crannies for art supplies. Link -via Inhabitat

Are virgin births possible ?

In 1944 Emmimarie Jones believed that she had conceived a child without the involvement of a man. In one of the most famous cases of an alleged virgin…

Khan’s Child

Did you think you know everything there is to know about Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan? Did you know about the Khan baby? Dvin Faraci of Badass Digest has the scoop: You may think [...]

Police Handcuffed Kindergartener for Throwing a Tantrum

When a 6-year-old girl in kindergarten got rowdy, the school principal called the cops, who came and handcuffed the child: According to the police report, kindergartner Salecia Johnson is accused of tearing items [...]

Lost boy finds mother on Google Earth

After 25 years a boy who had got lost as a child was able to find his home using satellite images. Saroo was only five years old when he became lost a…

Paintings Depict The Wonderful World Of LEGO

These paintings by Aurelie Montfrond are like visualizations of what goes on inside a child’s mind as they play with their LEGO sets, the figures embarking on a grand adventure both simple in scope and brilliantly colored. Terrain is simplified, elements are distorted, and yet there is a clarity of focus which showcases the figures, and [...]

Father Jailed Because Daughter Drew a Picture of a Gun

A Canadian man was arrested at his children’s school, hauled down to the station and strip-searched … all because his 4-year-old daughter drew a picture of a gun at school: “I’m picking up my kids [...]