World’s Strangest

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Alligator Steals a Little Girl’s Fish

(Video Link) A little girl is fishing with her daddy. She hooks a big one and begins reeling it in. But she has competition. -via Daily of the Day

Bowfisherman Hauls in Record-Breaking 302-Pound Alligator Gar

Brent Crawford normally hunts grass carp on Lake Corpus Christi, Texas. But he and his equipment were abruptly put to the ultimate test when he spotted a massive alligator gar in a canal near his home. He waited for his chance and shot a line into it with his fishing bow. This gar weighed 302 [...]

Sardine Rocking Chair

Scottish artist Tristan Cochrane spent twelve years in the fishing industry, and the industry is still in him. He makes household items in the shape of sea creatures, such as this rocking chair. It’s made of aluminum formed in wax molds. Link -via Technabob

Ordinary Batman Adventures

Artist Sarah Johnson illustrates Batman doing what the super hero does when he’s not out fighting evil and protecting Gotham City. And they’re animated, too! Watch Batman fishing, eating ice cream, visiting the men’s room, etc. Link -via The Daily What Geek

Three-eyed fish caught in Argentina

A three-eyed fish has been caught in a reservoir near a nuclear power plant in Argentina. “We were fishing and we got the surprise of getting this rar…

Abductee Charles Hickson has died

Hickson maintained until his death that he had been abducted and probed by extraterrestrials in 1973. He had been fishing on a pier with Calvin Parker…

Exploring Abandoned Mines in the Mojave

Some people like to go fishing on the weekends. Others fancy a trip to the spa. My buddy Rob likes to rappel into long-abandoned mines and find old dynamite to play with. That’s a slight exaggeration — but only slight. The Mojave is honeycombed with old mines, and Rob is one of a special breed of [...]

biggest jellyfish species ever

Japanese fishing trawler sunk by giant jellyfishA 10-ton fishing boat has been sunk by gigantic jellyfish off eastern Japan. The trawler, the Diasan Shinsho-maru, capsized off Chiba`as its three-man crew was trying to haul in a net containing dozens of huge Nomura’s jellyfish.Each of the jellyfish can weigh up to 200 kg and waters around [...]

Japanese fish trawler sunk by giant jellyfish

A 10-ton fishing boat capsized off the coast of Japan after the crew attempted to haul a net filled with giant jellyfish on board. The area has be…