World’s Strangest

Your source for the strangest things around!

Farmer builds doomsday survival pods

Amateur inventor Liu Qiyuan has developed a set of pods designed to survive the end of the world. Inspired by the recent movie ‘2012′, Liu has spent o…

The Late Movies: Dogs on Wheels

Over the summer, my dog had an accident in which a rear leg was so damaged that it had to be amputated. Before you knew it, she was back running around the neighborhood and we had to restrain her too allow her stump to completely heal. Dogs are plenty resilient, even if they lose more [...]

If Lost Return to …

It’s not often that a set of T-shirts work for both love and Alzheimer’s. Via CubicleBot and FAIL Blog

Happy 27th Birthday, Nintendo Entertainment System

In Feel Old Again news, the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) console went on sale 27 years ago this week in North America. Yes folks, it was October 18, 1985 when Nintendo Fever first invaded the living rooms of America. The NES came in two bundles to start with: the Deluxe Set ($199.99 [...]

Fractal Utensils

Fractal Forums user LhoghoNurbs posted this Photoshop entry to the site’s Annual Fractal Art Competition 2012: a set of fractal utensils! The set includes four pieces: Cantor fork :: now you can pin a single kiwi seed. Twice in a [...]

Swimsuit Girls of Old Japan

Okinawa Soba has a Flickr set of lovely 100-year-old photographs of Japanese women, believed to be Geisha or Maiko, posing in swimsuits. Some have been hand-tinted, but very few have any information about the photographers or the subjects. Link -via Everlasting Blort (Image credit: Flickr user Okinawa Soba)

Gorgeous X-Rays of Flowers

A few years ago, we featured a Hugh Turvey’s X-rayed flowers and while those were certainly beautiful, this new set of floral X-rays by Brendan Fitzpatrick are amazing as well and the colorization work makes them simply stunning. Link Via BoingBoing

Star Wars 4-Piece Collector 16 oz. Pint Glass Set

Star Wars 4-Piece Collector 16 oz. Pint Glass Set – $22.95 Are you looking for the ultimate Star Wars glassware for your kitchen? You need the Star Wars 4-Piece Collector 16 oz. Pint Glass Set from the NeatoShop. This great set of 4 pint glasses features: Darth Vader, Stormtrooper, Yoda, and Boba Fett. The force is [...]

Gingham Tools Set

Gingham Tools Set - $29.95 Mother’s Day is right around the corner. What do you get the super crafty Mom who has everything? You get her the Gingham Tools Set from the NeatoShop. This handy dandy tool set, in a stylish matching Gingham storage roll-up bag, includes: Scissors Tape Measure Four-in-one screwdriver And hammer This gift is pretty and practical just [...]

Perfect Bookends for Your Collection of Anger Management Self-Help Books

This set of chainsaw attack bookends will discourage anyone from criticizing your taste in literature. Etsy seller Knob Creek Metal Arts made them and many other cute metal pieces of home decor. Link -via NotCot