Archive for the ‘Strange News’ Category

Australian Waterfalls Flow Upwards (Video)

Australian Waterfalls Flow Upwards (Video)

Ever heard of waterfalls that flow upward? Well, it happened in Australia. No, these waterfalls are not flowing upward because gravity got messed up down under – winds are so strong that they are forcing them to run upward.

Man Found Duct-Taped to a Pillar in the Center of Belgrade (Video)

Man Found Duct-Taped to a Pillar in the Center of Belgrade (Video)

Good morning, Serbia.

Leopard Attacks Forest Guard in India (Video)

Leopard Attacks Forest Guard in India (Video)

A leopard attack on a forest guard was captured by cameras in a village in West Bengal, India. The leopard strayed into Prakash Nagar village and mauled several villagers before it was caught by forest officials.

Wang Dalin Wins Bee-Wearing Competition in China (Video)

Wang Dalin Wins Bee-Wearing Competition in China (Video)

Wang Dalin, a 42-year-old beekeeper, won the annual bee-wearing competition in Shaoyang City, central China’s Hunan Province, by attracting 58 pounds of bees to his body in one hour.

Sewer Geyser Lifts Car in Montreal (Video)

A sewer geyser erupts in Montreal and lifts a parked car in the process.

Meanwhile in Estonia…The Great Ostrich Escape (Video)

Meanwhile in Estonia…The Great Ostrich Escape (Video)

Three ostriches escaped from a van(!) and caused great havoc in the city of Tartu, Estonia yesterday. Which is not that surprising, if I was an ostrich cramped up in a small van I’d wanna get out too.

Stage Collapse at Ottawa Bluesfest (Video)

Stage Collapse at Ottawa Bluesfest (Video)

The main stage at Ottawa Bluesfest collapsed Sunday night while Cheap Trick were performing. An unexpected thunderstorm picked up around 8 p.m. EDT, causing the stage to collapse in on itself. The members of Cheap Trick were unharmed, but AP reports that…

Oregon Vet Gives Injured Bald Eagle Mouth-To-Beak CPR (Video)

Oregon Vet Gives Injured Bald Eagle Mouth-To-Beak CPR (Video)

A vet from Bend, Oregon has saved an injured bald eagle by giving him mouth-to-beak CPR. Dr. Jeff Cooney of Bend Veterinary Clinic performed an exam and physical therapy when the bald eagle…

Dutch TV Tower in Hoogersmilde Collapses After Fire (Video)

Dutch TV Tower in Hoogersmilde Collapses After Fire (Video)

The top section of a radio and TV broadcasting tower in the Dutch town of Hoogersmilde has collapsed following a fire. Before the collapse, the 984 feet high (300m) Hoogersmilde tower was…

Donna Simpson Paid to Become World’s Fattest Woman (Video)

Donna Simpson Paid to Become World’s Fattest Woman (Video)

Donna Simpson, 44, is an American woman who has expressed a desire to become the world’s heaviest women. She wishes to attain a target weight of 1,000 pounds (450 kg) and is known as the “Heaviest woman to give birth” by the Guinness World Records.