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From Killer Fans to Jettisoning Jet Lag: This Week's Curios

From Killer Fans to Jettisoning Jet Lag: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch  08.28.2015
Last week's Curios covered the new law making Times Square illegal, legendary killer fans in Korea, and an innovative cure for jet lag....
And The Most Offensive Odor Is ...

And The Most Offensive Odor Is ...

David Moye  08.27.2015
A new survey sniffed out the most annoying odors known to Americans -- and cigarette smoke topped the list. The P.U. poll asked...
Man Dies Of Injuries From 1965 Car Crash: Coroner

Man Dies Of Injuries From 1965 Car Crash: Coroner

Associated Press  08.26.2015
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a man died this week of injuries he sustained when he was hit by a vehicle in eastern Pennsylvania...
From Bacon-Flavored Seaweed to Crushing Rubik's Records: This Week's Curios

From Bacon-Flavored Seaweed to Crushing Rubik's Records: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch  08.21.2015
Last week's Curios covered the discovery of bacon-flavored seaweed, evidence finally supporting "hot streaks" in sports, and the teen who...
Weird Things Happen When You Stare Into Someone's Eyes For 10 Minutes

Weird Things Happen When You Stare Into Someone's Eyes For 10 Minutes

Carolyn Gregoire  08.21.2015
Staring into someone's eyes for as little as 10 seconds can be an intense experience of connection, or one of discomfort.  So...
6 Most Ridiculous Screw-Ups In The History Of Science

6 Most Ridiculous Screw-Ups In The History Of Science

Cracked.com  08.18.2015
There's no doubt that science has made all of our lives much better, but scientists, on the other hand, are just normal people who get...
Australian Artist Has Ear Growing Out Of Arm

Australian Artist Has Ear Growing Out Of Arm

David Moye  08.13.2015
A performance artist and professor in Perth, Australia, always has something up his sleeve: An ear. For the last nine years,...
Biker Impaled By Tree, Drives 20 Miles To Hospital

Biker Impaled By Tree, Drives 20 Miles To Hospital

David Moye  07.27.2015
A mountain biker in New Mexico who was impaled in the neck by a tree branch has managed to avoid serious injury -- even after riding...
Drunk Couples Are Happier Couples: Science

Drunk Couples Are Happier Couples: Science

YourTango.com  07.27.2015
Evidently, the couple that boozes together cruises together. New research suggests that couples with similar vices are likely to be more...
Scientists Figure Out Pendulum Clock Puzzle That Dates Back Centuries

Scientists Figure Out Pendulum Clock Puzzle That Dates Back Centuries

David Freeman  07.26.2015
Well, it's about time! After more than three centuries, scientists say they have figured out why pendulum clocks hung on the...
Despite Catfish Claims, Loch Ness Monster Hunter 'Not Quitting'

Despite Catfish Claims, Loch Ness Monster Hunter 'Not Quitting'

Reuters  07.21.2015
The world's most dedicated Loch Ness monster hunter has scotched reports that he has finally given up looking for the legendary Scottish...
Marijuana Helps Heal Broken Bones: Study

Marijuana Helps Heal Broken Bones: Study

Newser.com  07.17.2015
There's a new and very promising use for marijuana, or at least a compound found in it. Researchers discovered that cannabidiol (CBD)...
Italian Cows Get Air-Conditioned Sheds To Beat The Heat

Italian Cows Get Air-Conditioned Sheds To Beat The Heat

Reuters  07.16.2015
ROME (Reuters) - Italian farmers are installing showers and air conditioning in cowsheds and pigsties to allow the animals to freshen up...
Landscaper Traps 'Chupacabra'

Landscaper Traps 'Chupacabra'

David Moye  07. 6.2015
A landscaper in Rockdale, Texas, believes he found the carcass of a chupacabra, but skeptics think it may actually be a coyote or raccoon...