Can’t Bee-t Meat: Bees Feasting on Rotting Flesh Mystify Scientists

Bees — you know ‘em, you love ‘em. They’re good little guys, always buzzing around, slurping up nectar from flowers, and making honey. Unless they’re vulture bees. Then they’ll prefer a nice chunk of flesh to a colorful flower. Jessica Maccaro is a PhD student in entomology at University of California, Riverside (UCR), who recently …

Unexplained Encounter Spurs Pentagon to Launch New UFO Task Force

Remember that American ex-military boss who said UFOs are real and we need to prepare for them? Well, it turns out that the Pentagon was listening. On November 23, Deputy Secretary of Defense launched a new investigative force. It has one purpose, and one purpose only — to observe, track, and identify UFOs (or unidentified …

Man Declared Dead, Found Alive in Mortuary Freezer 7 Hours Later

Some facts of life should be self-evident. For example, dead people don’t come waltzing out of a mortuary outside of religious texts or horror movies. Recently, though, one Indian man managed to flaunt the laws of nature. He died only so that hospital staff could pull him out of the mortuary freezer seven hours later. …

Lawyer Who Bragged About ‘Thinking Like a Criminal’ Pleads Guilty to Drug Trafficking

If you tried to think about people who live up to their word, lawyers probably wouldn’t be on the top of your list. But sometimes you find a lawyer who really is perfectly honest. Daniel Muessig from Pennsylvania is one of those lawyers, but for all the wrong reasons. In 2014, he released a viral …

World’s Richest Dog Is Selling His $32 Million Miami Villa

Filthy rich millionaires selling their ludicrously expensive mansions to each other isn’t really newsworthy. Except in this case, because the millionaire isn’t a human being. Meet Gunther VI. The German shepherd with an appropriately fancy name is the world’s richest dog — and he’s about to get a whole lot richer. The affluent pooch is …

Biblical Plague of Deadly Scorpions Injures Hundreds, Kills 3 in Egypt

Recent intense storms in Egypt in Egypt have caused a deadly flood to plow through several cities in south-central Egypt. But unlike what you might think, this flood isn’t made up of just water. The heavy rains, dust storms, and snow in Aswan have driven possibly thousands of scorpions on the move. And they aren’t …