World’s Strangest

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Exoskeleton Helps Paralyzed Man Walk Again

Four years ago, Mike Loura was struck by a car while riding his bike and became paralyzed. Today, he walked again for the first time thanks to a robotic exoskeleton: "Ever since the accident all [...]

Musical Dental Drill

If the thought of going to the dentist filled your head with dread, this may help: a dental drill that plays music! An Indonesian dentist came up with the musical drill to help anxious [...]

Let’s Meat the Presidential Candidates!

Let’s meat the candidates, Barack Obameat and Meat Romney! In his project, Meat the Meatheads, Jason Mecier portrayed the two candidates for the 2012 Presidential Election with various flavors of Jack Link’s Beef Jerky. Brittany [...]

Manos: The Hands of Fate, the Video Game

Manos: The Hands of Fate, which has the unenviable title of being the worst movie ever made, is coming back … as a retro video game: According to FreakZone’s site, "MANOS honours bad [...]

Raindrop Keeps Falling on a Hummingbird’s Head

Image: Victor M. Ortega Raindrops keep falling on its head And the hummingbird whose body seems too small to survive Nothin’ seems to matter Those raindrops are [...]

Evil Eye Optical Record Player

Vinyl records use grooves on the disc to encode the music. But not the Evil Eye optical synth by Belgian collective Indianen: Instead of cutting grooves onto a surface, custom software allows the artists to design and print black-and-white waveform [...]

Tattoo Parlor Ad on Calfskin

For edgy tattoo studio Chaos Crew, a poster just won’t do. For its ad campaign, the Bavarian tattoo artists opted to tattoo the most important events of 2011 on a calfskin. Get Addicted To blog has the post and video clip: [...]

Halo’s United Nations Space Command Logo in the BBC

Oops! Someone at the BBC meant to grab a logo for the United Nations Security Council for its broadcast on the violence in Syria, but got this image from the video game Halo’s fictitious United Nations Space Command [...]

Duck Tales Theme Song ROCKS!

Oh, this brings back fond memories: The Human Tim (previously on Neatorama) wrote and played the rock version of the Duck Tales theme song. I dare you not [...]

Why You Shouldn’t Walk and Text: A Wild Bear Appeared!

If walking off a pier or into a fountain isn’t enough of a deterrent to Walking While Texting, then perhaps this will: you may just walk into [...]