A world record of 343 hot air balloons taking off at the same time was set at the 12th Lorraine World Air Balloon Festival, in Chambley-Bussieres, France. That’s a lot of hot air!
Firefighters have been called to Werribee Mercy Hospital in Melbourne, Australia to help a distressed man remove a ring from his penis. The ring was stuck so tightly it had to be cut from the man’s penis.
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.
Good morning, Serbia.
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, 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.
A sewer geyser erupts in Montreal and lifts a parked car in the process.
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.
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…
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…