Construction Workers Spot Missing Woman’s Skeleton Through Her Window

When people go missing, it may seem that Earth has just opened up and swallowed them without a trace. But the truth is that even disappeared folks are always somewhere. Sometimes, they may never have even left home. Construction workers in New York City recently found that out in a horrific way. On April 26, …

Cambodian Government: Stop Picking Our Carnivorous Penis Plants!

If you don’t know much about Cambodia, you should at least know that its tropical nature is breathtaking. The mountain of Phnom Bokor in the country’s southwest is particularly amazing. There, you can spot many different kinds of fascinating wildlife. You may find the Malayan sun bear, the slow loris, the clouded leopard, the penises… …

Octopus Mothers Mutilate and Cannibalize Themselves — And We Now Know Why

Does your mother dearest have a habit of reminding you how difficult parenthood is? Tell her what it’s like for an octopus mother and she just might stop. We’ve written quite a lot about strange and unusual reproductive habits animals engage in. But even in this crowd, the octopus takes things to a whole another …

Scallop Disco: Scientists Accidentally Find Groovy and Sustainable Fishing Method

There’s a disease spreading amongst scallops in the depths of the oceans. But this isn’t some deadly new virus or anything of the sort. It’s just an outbreak of disco fever. It turns out that scallops are attracted to flashing lights just as a ‘70s boogie fanatic is attracted to the disco ball. The discovery …

Man Builds House on Top of His Car, Creating a Literal Car House

This car house was constructed by innovator Terry Gonzalez of the Austin-area. It’s a mobile home in the literal sense, and not what you’d normally think of. Made by himself, Gonzalez’s home sits on top of his sedan. He shared his story while parked at the corner of Barton Springs Road and Lamar Boulevard. “How …

Cops Bust Arby’s Manager for Peeing in Milkshakes After They Arrest Him for Child Porn

The downward spiral is a fascinating thing. You start with one bad thing and then everything just gets exponentially worse from there. Take, for example, the recent case of Stephen Sharp, a now ex-manager of an Arby’s restaurant. His story begins horrifyingly enough, though — he’s been arrested for downloading and distributing child pornography. As …

Italian Cheesemakers Embed Trackers to Parmigiano Reggiano to Fight Cheese Fraud

People will create counterfeit versions of absolutely everything to scam unsuspecting consumers. Even cheese. You no doubt know Parmigiano Reggiano, also called parmesan. Or so you’d think, but what if we told you that you actually may never have had real parmesan? In the EU, both the names Parmigiano Reggiano and parmesan are strictly controlled. …

Passenger with No Flight Experience Safely Lands Plane After Pilot Passes Out

Picture this scenario — you’re traveling on a plane when the pilot suddenly loses consciousness. What would you do? A man on a plane from the Bahamas to Florida faced this situation on May 10. The pilot had a medical emergency and passed out, leaving nobody qualified to pilot the plane onboard. The passenger promptly …