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Amazing X Rays

Man With Knife In Skull For Hours 'Wasn't Aware Of It'

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 01.04.2015 | Weird News

When a Brazilian taxi driver got into a bar brawl, he didn't know when the fight actually came to a head -- his head. Juacelo Nunes de Oliveira, 39...

NOPE, NOPE, NOPE: Eel-Like Fish Removed From Man's Bowels

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.30.2014 | Weird News

A Brazilian who needed to have a large eel-like fish removed from his bowels had the ultimate insult added to his injuries: The nurses were laughing a...

Tortoise Swallows Turtle-Shaped Pendant (X-RAY)

AP | Posted 10.29.2014 | Weird News

MIAMI (AP) — The source of a sick tortoise's discomfort became clear after a south Florida veterinarian took an X-ray: The animal had swallowed a tu...

You Won't Believe Where Her Vibrator Got Stuck (Seriously, You Won't)

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.06.2014 | Weird News

Emergency room physician often see patients who have stuck unusual things in unusual places, but Dr. Roger Goldenberg and his wife, Nurse Wendy Golden...

You Won't Believe Where This Key Got Stuck

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.23.2014 | Weird News

A Canadian couple's kinky role-play session ended with a woman being taken to the hospital with handcuff keys got stuck inside her. The couple, ide...

Man Gets Vibrator Stuck in Large Intestine (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.17.2014 | Weird News

As a registered nurse who works in an emergency room, Stevey Pope has his share of weird stories. However, one that sticks out is about the guy who...

Man Goes To Hospital With Chain Saw Blade Embedded In Neck (PHOTO)

AP | Posted 06.01.2014 | Weird News

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A tree trimmer is recovering after he was rushed to a Pittsburgh hospital with a chain saw blade embedded in his neck. James Val...

PHOTO: Man Who Swallowed Fork Admits It Was A Stupid Idea

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.10.2014 | Weird News

What the fork, indeed. When Radu Calincescu, 25, told doctors in the city of Bacau, Romania, that he was experiencing pain when he swallowed, he pr...

3 Ways To See The True Self In Others And In Yourself

Dr. Ali Binazir | Posted 03.21.2014 | TED Weekends
Dr. Ali Binazir

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpg I propose the following methods which use something weightless (and underutilized!) which you carry around all the time: your imagination. These mental tricks have been working for me for some time, and perhaps they will work for you, too.

The Art Of Radiology

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 03.20.2014 | TED Weekends
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgAll images are not created equal and to image creatively and with passion can be a thing of beauty. Veasey uses ionizing radiation and his expertise to create art. In healthcare, the radiology technologist and radiologist use ionizing radiation and their expertise and training to safely create the image that is the patients' personal 'work of art", i.e. the patient radiographic image.

Thriving With Mindful Visualization

Faisal Hoque | Posted 03.19.2014 | TED Weekends
Faisal Hoque

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgI believe our minds have an enormous capacity to connect the invisible dots to guide us to strive for the impossible. This ability to connect the dots comes from mindfully visualizing our path.

Covered In Skin

Victor M. Feraru | Posted 03.19.2014 | TED Weekends
Victor M. Feraru

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgMy mother Elaine and a few other people took an x-ray of my life. They looked beyond the obvious, that I was poorly educated, hardly loved and had lived a hard knock life. For some reason they saw potential where I only saw failure.

The Transformation Of Technology Into Art

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 03.19.2014 | TED Weekends
Michael Rosenblum

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgVeasey has taken a very high-tech field, in which he is an expert, radiography, and turned it into an artform in its own right. What makes it so compelling is that through the use of what was designed as a 'functional technology', he alters the way that we see the world.

WATCH: X-Rays Of Everyday Objects Will Blow You Away With Their Beauty

TEDTalks | Posted 03.19.2014 | TED Weekends

nick veasey busForget broken bones in doctor's offices and suitcases at the airport. Artist Nick Veasey turns his x-ray machine on the whole world, and these pictures will make you see it in an entirely new way.

Andres Jauregui

Yeah, This Would Give You Stomach Pain | Andres Jauregui | Posted 01.25.2014 | Weird News

A man who went to a Chinese hospital complaining of stomach pains told doctors that he had no idea what was causing them. Could it have been the b...

LOOK: Man Gets 8-Centimeter Nail Removed From Head

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News

This guy really hit the nail on the head. Yang Yi Kui, 55, had an 8 cm-long nail removed from his skull earlier this month, the Metro reported. Kui...

Cat Used For Target Practice Survives Getting Shot With Arrow

AP | Posted 11.08.2013 | Crime

NORWICH, Conn. -- NORWICH, Conn. (AP) — A cat that Connecticut officials believe was used for target practice has survived being shot by an arrow. ...

Chinese Farmer Amputates Own Leg

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.14.2013 | Weird News

A Chinese farmer suffering from blood clot complications reportedly took the problem into his own hands by amputating his right leg. Zheng Yanliang...

Carpenter Shoots Nail Into Own Heart

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.02.2013 | Weird News

Minnesota carpenter Eugene Rakow got nailed -- and lived to tell the tale. On Friday, Rakow, 58, was building a deck for a neighbor when he acciden...

Woman Waits YEARS To Get Diamond Out Of Chicken's Stomach

Posted 09.04.2013 | Weird News

Chicks love diamonds. Claire Lennon, a 38-year-old resident of Berkshire, Eng., will be waiting up to eight years to retrieve a $466 diamond earri...

Ohio Teen Inhales Homemade Blowgun Dart

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.23.2013 | Weird News

An Ohio teenager was stuck with a big problem when he accidentally inhaled a homemade blowgun dart and it lodged in his throat. The boy had made bo...

Patient Surprised Pencil Was In Head For 15 Years

AP | Posted 05.30.2013 | Weird News

BERLIN -- German doctors say a man spent 15 years with a pencil in his head following a childhood accident. Aachen University Hospital says the 24-ye...

Man Shoots Self In Face With Harpoon, Survives

Posted 04.23.2013 | Weird News

Tough guy over here. A Brazilian fisherman who accidentally fired a harpoon through his own face survived with minimal brain damage -- and didn't b...

Bike Gets Stuck In Boy's Anus

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.28.2013 | Weird News

If you're sitting down while you read this story, you'll be standing up by the end. A young boy in China is recovering from injuries suffered when ...

This Cell Phone Rang Three Times While Inside This Man (NSFW) | Posted 02.27.2013 | Weird News

According to ER doctors, getting foreign objects stuck in your anus is surprisingly common. Usually, bottles and sex toys are the items that get "...