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Could an ‘elixir of life’ actually exist ?

Scientists in Kazakhstan claim to have developed a drink that they are hailing as an ‘elixir of life’. Kazakhstan’s leader, Nursultan Nazarbayev gave …

Woman claims to be world’s oldest dwarf

At 113, Indian pensioner Zeenat Bi has made the claim that she is the oldest dwarf in the world. With a height of only 3 feet there is no denying that…

Woman in China claims to be 127 years old

If Luo Meizhen’s claim is accurate then she would be the oldest human being to have ever lived. Meizhen lives in China’s Guangxi province and has one …

Is the Sun surrounded by dark matter ?

University of Zurich researchers have made the claim after building a simulation of the Milky Way. The team believe that previous techniques have unde…

Couple sue landlord over haunted house

The pair claim they had to flee their newly rented home after only one week due to paranormal activity. Now Josue Chinchilla and Michele Callan are su…

Would you buy land on another planet ?

In the future we could see businesses and governments laying claim to plots of land on other worlds. Right now the 1967 Outer Space Treaty prohibits a…

Labour councillor: ‘my mother is an alien’

Councillor Simon Parkes has made the bizarre claim that his biological mother is an extraterrestrial. Parkes stunned his colleagues with the revelatio…

EU Bureaucrats: Drinking Water Does Not Prevent Dehydration

Can drinking water prevent dehydration? Before you laugh at the ridiculousness of such question, let me tell you that European Union bureaucrats in Brussels conducted a thorough three-year investigation, and found that there’s no [...]

The 20 Cutest Baby Meerkat Pictures On The Entire Internet

Well, who am I to argue with a claim like that? It’s better to spend your time just looking at them! Link (Image credit: Flickr user tom hartley)

Two Bullets That Hit Each Other Head-On

There’s not much evidence to support the claim, but allegedly, this is a picture of two bullets that collided with each other, head-on, from opposite directions. One is French and the other is Russian, and the two met in 1854 during the Crimean War. Link via The Firearm Blog | Photo: Odd Russia