An American man accidentally shot his head with a nail gun, leaving a 9cm-long nail lodged in the centre of his brain but amazingly didn’t got to hospital for almost two days. Because the nail had left only a tiny scratch on his head Dante Autullo from , Illinois, presumed the nail had bouncd off his
Strange weather occurrences in England this week – with jelly like blue balls falling from the sky. The bizarre balls were discovered by Steve Hornsby, 61, when he was forced to run for cover when the freak weather hit his neighbourhood in Bournemouth, Dorset. He said the sky turned a strange shade of dark yellow and
Star Wars fans spent two weeks baking a life-size Stormtrooper cake before dishing it out at a sci-fi convention in the US this week. This edible stormtrooper soldier was created by Star Wars fans Tiler and Amanda Oakleaf from Boston who enlisted other fans to help. It was made with 208 eggs, 64kgs of sugar
A drug dealer in Brazil has been caught after forcing more than 70 addicts to tattoo his surname on their bodies. Mario Sergio Freudenthal told users he would sell them drugs to them only if they agreed to be marked. Motivated by a ‘huge ego’, he was caught after police spotted his name inked on
Super-ants with huge heads and jaws have been created by Canadian genetic scientists. These freaky ‘supersoldier’ ants are man-made by activating ancient genes. Scientists say they can create the supersoldiers at will by dabbing normal ant larvae with a special hormone – the larvae then develop into supersoldiers rather than normal soldier or worker ants. Scientists believe
An Indian man who died in a state-run hospital is alleged to have had his penis chewed off by rats,Asian Age newspaper reports. Arun Sandhukha, 53, had been a pneumonia patient at SSKM Hospital in Kolkata (formerly Calcutta) since December 11. According to the newspaper, his family members arrived at the hospital for a visit and
A man from China has grown a bizarre horn on his head measuring three inches – and it’s still growing. Huang Yuanfan, 84, said the odd growth started two years ago as a small bump but just grew and grew. Yuanfan from Ziyuan, southern China said: ‘I tried picking at it and even filing it
A British man has swapped one his toes for a thumb after he lost his original in a carpentry accident. James Byrne, 29, had his big toe grafted on to his hand after he severed his left thumb while sawing through a piece of wood last December. Surgeons had first tried to sew his
A man in Sweden got a shock when he found a drunk moose stuck in his neighbour’s apple tree. Per Johansson, from Saro near Goteborg, found the moose when he heard a roaring noise from the garden next door. The moose was apparently on the hunt for fermenting apples when she lost her balance and
A woman in western Kansas sat on her boyfriend’s toilet for two years, according to US police. Ness County Sheriff Bryan Whipple said a man called his office last month to report that something was wrong with his girlfriend. Whipple said it appeared the 35-year-old Ness City woman’s skin had grown around the seat. She initially
A lady in Britain was shocked to return to her property to find the ghostly imprint of an owl on her bedroom window. The spooky silhouette clearly shows the bird of prey’s feathers and facial features. Sally Arnold of Kendall, Cumbria who discovered the ghostly image believes that it was created when the owl accidentally crashed
A BRITISH man with a fetish for cow manure has been jailed for two-years jail after he was caught sexually pleasuring himself while covered in dung on a farm in southwestern England. David Truscott, 41, was found naked apart from a single sock by farmer Clive Roth’s 16-year-old son in Frebruary, on Woodbury House Farm
A cockfighting rooster is said to have attacked owner Singrai Soren and slit his throat with razor blades he had attached to its legs. Villagers in Mohanpur, West Bengal, were warned not to approach what police described as ‘an unknown rooster with black and red feathers’. The rooster appears to have taken deadly revenge on
Two pythons have just got married in Cambodia. Hundreds of guests cheered for the fang-tastic ceremony believed to bring peace and good luck to villagers. The two-hour event in Svay Rolum, south Cambodia, ended with the 4.8m (16ft) ‘bridezilla’ and the smaller male – both believed to be magical – being blessed by two Buddhist
Thousands of birds fell from the sky in Beebe, Arkansas just before midnight on New Year’s Eve. Arkansas game officials are testing the birds to try and determine what happened.
A female boa constrictor snake has twice given birth to offspring without mating, producing 22 babies that have no father. The captive-born female snake gave birth at the same time as being housed with four male snakes but DNA tests showed none was the daddy, confirming the first instance of a known virgin birth among
A suicidal man was saved when he fell asleep as he prepared to hurl himself from the top of a 150ft high bridge. Yang Jun, 30, decided to commit suicide after his marriage ended. So he swallowed over 50 sleeping pills and then clambered up the Haiyin bridge in Guangzhou, eastern China, to throw himself off.
A passersby in Romania this week caught a tail-end view of a cat that had got stuck in a window. The photographer was too busy laughing too rescue the cat but another man walking climbed up and saved the cat.
Weird news: A man is arrested for assault after being accused of having a small penis. Police in Florida say 44-year-old Rolando Negrin attacked a co-worker after enduring a year of insults mocking the size of his manhood. Last year, the alleged small size of Negrin’s penis was revealed when he walked through a full-body
A man was minutes from proposing to his girlfriend on a hike in Carolina Friday when she was struck and killed by lightning. “Everything went black. I was spun 180 degrees, thrown several feet back. My legs turned to jelly. My shoes were smoking and the bottom of my feet felt like they were on