World’s Strangest

Your source for the strangest things around!

Immersive Movie Experience

Is this the future of watching movies? Check out these video clips, which claim to be taken in one shot with no post production processing, about immersive movies using the PlayStation 3: In the past, projection mapping worked only from a [...]

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. [...]

What’s the Oldest Thing You’ve Ever Found?

I used to live in SoHo, in a pre-war (Civil War!) basement apt. One day I was patching a hole in the wall when I found this penny from 1832. I felt like I’d taken a trip in a time machine, back to when Andrew Jackson was re-elected president, when the Greek War of Independence [...]