World’s Strangest

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Farmer blames "death ray" for cow deaths

A Canadian farmer is being charged over the loss of more than 250 of his cows in a ten year period. Werner Bock has denied that he is maltreating his …

The Late Movies: Song and Dance Cows

Cows are pretty entertaining. When they’re not taking off in UFOs, they are dancing and singing! Tap Dancing Cow For Cadbury! * Cows & Cows & Cows Coweography by Cyriak Harris. * More Tap Cows have always had a soft spot for the call and response dances. * In the Moood The organic dairy cows of Britain are so happy, they dance! * I Am Cow Some cows sing! [...]

Banksy’s Graffiti Cow

Oh, that guy Banksy. Maybe he’s tired of spraying graffiti on walls, so he moved on to cows. Well, at least it’s better than Wim Delvoye tattooing pigs! Link – via Waslijn [...]

French Cows listen to American Jazz

If you liked the video showing a Mariachi band performing to a Beluga whale, you’ll be entertained by this one. The cows really seem like they’re enjoying themselves here. YouTube Link -via Arbroath

Cows & Cows & Dance

(YouTube link) Shena took Cyriak’s animation Cows & Cows & Cows and turned it into an interpretive dance. Now if Cyriak were to take the dancers out of this video and manipulate them into his vision of dance, that would be …just like Cyriak. -via The Daily What

Bovine Breakout

(YouTube link) A farmer in south Armagh, Northen Ireland, thought someone was trying to steal his cattle, as they were found outside several times after being locked in the barn for the night. When a camera was installed in the barn, the culprit was found. It was Daisy, the smartest of the cows. Link -via Arbroath

Chinese Cows That Produce Human Breast Milk

Along with my post from a few weeks ago about Chinese ghost malls, file this under “weird stories from China.” (Maybe I’ll start calling them Strange Chinographies?) While the US is gradually adopting organic and non-GMO foods as its nutritional gold standard, Chinese agricultural scientists are genetically modifying cows to produce human breast milk — [...]

Genetically Modified Cows Produce Human Breast Milk

Cows that have been modified with human genes are producing milk very similar to human milk. The researchers responsible hope to produce and market a this product as a substitute for human milk. Lead researcher Ning Li explained: “The modified bovine milk is a possible substitute for human milk. It fulfilled the conception of humanising the [...]

GM cows produce human milk

In a bid to make cow’s milk more nutritious scientists have created cattle that produce human milk. Human genes have been introduced in to 300 cows so…

Downtown Elk

(Video Link) Elk cows like to graze on the lawns of Estes, Colorado. Bulls follow them into town for some lovin’. The scenes in this video from Human Planet are surreal, particularly the golf courses crowded with both humans and elk. Also, very stupid tourists. via Weer’d World