News: Offbeat

Amazing moment going viral after Russian tourist gives birth in the Red Sea

Wednesday  13:16,   14 march 2018

Incredible photos are going viral the moment after a newborn baby was carried from the Red Sea in Egypt after a Russian tourist traveled to the resort town in order to give birth in the water. The photo of an older man carrying the baby appeared to[...]

She's 100 years old – and credits her long life to beer and potato chips

Wednesday  13:16,   14 march 2018

Centenarian Matilda Curcia of San Diego, Calif., credits her longevity in part to imbibing a beer and potato chips every evening.That doesn’t seem to be entirely the case for centenarian Matilda Curcia of San Diego, Calif., who credits her longevity [...]

#RateaSpecies? Zoos Share Amazon-Style Reviews of Animals on Twitter

Wednesday  07:11,   14 march 2018
Mental Floss

Most received perfect ratings, of course.The official Twitter account of the Oregon Zoo kicked off the trend on March 9 by tweeting out a picture of a river otter with a four-star review. "Overall very good first impressions," the tweet reads.[...]

Candy Crook Caught on Video Trying to Steal Giant Gumball Machine From Animal Shelter

Tuesday  17:36,   13 march 2018
Inside Edition

A donation box filled with cash that had been placed right next to the gumball machine was untouched, the shelter said.A California crook was caught on an animal shelter’s surveillance video struggling to take off with an entire gumball[...]

Texas High School’s Chick-fil-A Dance Goes Viral: Watch

Tuesday  13:21,   13 march 2018
The Daily Meal

A Texas high school drill team choreographed a four-minute routine that pays tribute to Chick-fil-A and the chain’s iconic cow mascot. T he entertaining video, which has been viewed over 12 million times, shows the Hallsville High School Bobcat[...]

Prehistoric cave believed to be 10 million years old found in Texas

Monday  08:50,   12 march 2018

<p>Residents of a Texas neighborhood recently discovered something unusual: For years, unbeknownst to them, they were living a few feet away from an ancient tunnel believed to be millions of years old.</p>“They feel that this is a closed cave[...]

Sony made a projector helmet to help you understand mosquitoes

Monday  05:07,   12 march 2018
The Verge

Someone at Sony just strapped a bunch of devices together and attached a HTC Vive tracker to the back so that wearers can move around the room while the projection follows their movements.&nbsp;&nbsp;© The Verge Sony says the device is[...]

Teenagers do an amazing shot-for-shot reenactment of a scene from Mulan

Monday  05:07,   12 march 2018

The internet can sometimes seem like a dark place, but a group of teenagers from the South Pacific islands <g class="gr_ gr_24 gr-alert gr_gramm gr_inline_cards gr_run_anim Grammar multiReplace" data-gr-id="24"[...]

Dog Returned to Shelter for Being 'Too Nice' Quickly Finds New Forever Home

Sunday  15:01,   11 march 2018
Inside Edition

The 4-year-old pup loves to be petted and cuddled.The 4-year-old pup was returned to a shelter in Atlanta for being "too nice." Her previous owner wanted an aggressive watchdog and Helena is not that at[...]

Travel adventure list for millionaires includes $550,000 trip to near space

Saturday  19:22,   10 march 2018
Relaxnews (AFP)

A luxury travel magazine written has rounded up a list of some of the most luxurious and extravagant trips in the world.&nbsp;For many of us, Elite Traveler magazine's list of Top 50 Adventures consists of bucket-list trip ideas that lie well[...]

A toddler reportedly locked his mum's iPhone for 47 years

Friday  07:05,   09 march 2018

There’s usually a point where, your friend or significant other locking your phone goes from being cute (locks it for a few minutes) to being downright annoying (more than an hour).&nbsp;A toddler in Shanghai reportedly locked his mum’s phone[...]

People are going crazy over Duchess Kate's 'weird' hands

Thursday  17:36,   08 march 2018

Duchess Kate is known for making headlines for her chic and frequently affordable style, sweet philanthropic moments and inspirational parenting advice, but now she's making news in the lifestyle world for a very different reason: Her[...]

New Mom Discovered She Was Pregnant 30 Minutes Before Giving Birth

Thursday  13:22,   08 march 2018
Inside Edition

“I felt fine, I never started showing, everything was normal,” said 23-year-old Ally Opfer.“I always loved babies and knew I wanted to be a mom one day,” new mom Ally Opfer told “Not necessarily right[...]

British Designer Recycles Used Chewing Gum Into Everyday Items—Including the Soles of Shoes

Thursday  13:22,   08 march 2018
Mental Floss

She's taking suggestions for what to design next.Bullus started her gum recycling project by installing bright pink bins called Gumdrops around sites in the UK. The containers, which are made from recycled gum themselves, come with signs telling [...]

Is This the Tallest Teen in the World? 16-Year-Old Stands at 7 Feet, 4 Inches

Thursday  13:22,   08 march 2018
Inside Edition

"I am constantly shopping to keep the fridge stocked," his mom said.At 16 years old, Brandon Marshall of Suffolk may be the tallest teen in the[...]