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Guinness Record For Area With Most Lightning Goes To...

Guinness Record For Area With Most Lightning Goes To...

Sara Gates  01.29.2014
Locals in Venezuela may think of the Catatumbo lightning as a regular light show, but the folks at Guinness think it's a little more noteworthy....
World's Tallest Woman Has Life-Saving Surgery

World's Tallest Woman Has Life-Saving Surgery

David Moye  01.29.2014
The world's tallest woman is getting a new lease on life after surgery to remove the tumor that was causing her massive growth. Siddiqa...
Cover Your Ears! She Burps Like A Jet Engine!

Cover Your Ears! She Burps Like A Jet Engine!

David Moye  01.21.2014
When Jodie Parks burps, people listen. They can't avoid it. In 2008, she was declared the loudest female burper in the world with a belch...
LISTEN: Scientists Overseas Set New Record For World's Longest Echo

LISTEN: Scientists Overseas Set New Record For World's Longest Echo

Emily Thomas  01.18.2014
This is a test, test, test, test ... Intrepid scientists in Scotland fired a pistol deep inside a secret tunnel and created an echo for...
WATCH: Massive 23 Meter Waves Hit The Coast Of Portugal

WATCH: Massive 23 Meter Waves Hit The Coast Of Portugal

Isaac Saul  01. 8.2014
While the eastern United States deals with a chilling winter front, the western coast of Portugal is experiencing some monster ocean waves....
You Won't Believe What This Older Couple Did Every Day In 2013

You Won't Believe What This Older Couple Did Every Day In 2013

Shelley Emling  01. 2.2014
Two people in their 60s gave new meaning to the word "perseverance" in 2013, running a marathon every single day of the year. The couple,...
QUACK! QUACK! BOOM! Giant Inflatable Duck Explodes

QUACK! QUACK! BOOM! Giant Inflatable Duck Explodes

David Moye  01. 1.2014
A New Year's Eve celebration in Taiwan was all "quacked up" after a giant inflatable duck exploded hours before the countdown The 59-foot-tall...
Real Life

Real Life "Forever," Not the Sparkly, Blingy Dream

12.30.2013
"The key is to always agree with your wife." Did you hear that one, men?
Dream Boyfriend Owns 10,607 Video Games, World Record

Dream Boyfriend Owns 10,607 Video Games, World Record

12.24.2013
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Maybe it was getting his first video game, Cosmic Avenger, for Christmas at the age of 12, and then having to wait...
9 Brands That Kept My Marriage Stress-free in 2013

9 Brands That Kept My Marriage Stress-free in 2013

12.24.2013
Name brands have always been and will always be an integral part of society. They have been instilled in our long-term and short-term memories...
Half-ton Chocolate Santa Displayed At Houston Hotel

Half-ton Chocolate Santa Displayed At Houston Hotel

12.17.2013
HOUSTON (AP) — Santa Claus has come to town in Houston and he's sweeter than your average holiday fellow. A Houston hotel has created...
The Biggest, Fattest, Hairiest World Records Of 2013

The Biggest, Fattest, Hairiest World Records Of 2013

David Moye  12.16.2013
By definition, world records are pretty weird. Someone or something does something that has never been done before. But some world records...
WATCH: Here's Where You'll Find The World's Largest Edible Home

WATCH: Here's Where You'll Find The World's Largest Edible Home

12. 4.2013
We're still in awe of the incredible gingerbread houses debuting at Miami's Art Basel show this week, and while this more traditional creation...
One Of The Many Reasons HuffPost Weird News Is Thankful

One Of The Many Reasons HuffPost Weird News Is Thankful

David Moye  11.27.2013
Thanksgiving is celebrated every day by the HuffPost Weird News staff. We are forever grateful that we are gainfully employed despite...