World’s Strangest

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Seeing Beyond the Human Eye

(YouTube link) PBS’s Off Book series looks at the many ways science and technology allow us to see things we aren’t going to see naturally. What’s more, those things can be amazingly beautiful! This video was produced by Kornhaber Brown.  -Thanks, Heath!

The Strange Fate of Big Nose George

The following is an article from Uncle John’s Heavy Duty Bathroom Reader. The subject matter may be disturbing for some readers. “Big Nose” George Parrot got his nickname for the fact that he had a very large proboscis, but his real claim to fame comes from something much stranger than a prodigious schnoz. [...]

The Quick 10: 10 Film Set Tragedies

If you’ve seen the movie based on Stephen King’s Pet Sematary Two, you probably remember the horrifying scene at the beginning when the actress is electrocuted on set while her son (Edward Furlong, back in his dreamy days) looks on. While that particular incident comes to us courtesy of Mr. King, film set tragedies aren’t [...]