Category Archives: Weird Science

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Amazing Arrow Trick

Sometimes something simple can make us gasp at how freaky and amazing the world around us is. Like this simple experiment with arrows and a glass of water. It looks…

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Human Heart Beating

This amazing video is of a human heart beating. this portable perfusion and monitoring system is made by TransMedics® and is designed to keeps a donor heart beating while a…

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Levitating Frog

A frog levitating thanks to the power of molecular magnetism. This frog is hovering inside a magnet (not on board a spacecraft). This is the first observation of magnetic levitation…

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Glow-in-the-dark trees to light our streets?

Three biologists have come up with a radical idea to light our city streets – use glow-in-the-dark trees! Antony Evans and his colleagues Omri Amirav-Drory and Kyle Taylor, from San…

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Cheating Husbands and Penile Amputations

Thai women have a unique way of  reacting to cheating husbands – they cut off their penises and feed them to ducks. So popular is this form of revenge that…

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The mutant mouse that tweets like a bird

Japanese scientists have produced a genetically-engineered mouse that tweets like a bird, it was revealed today. The ‘tweeting’ mouse, that sings like a bird, was created as part of the…

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Magnetic Boy

Is Six-year-old Ivan Stoiljkovic of Croatia a real life Magneto? When he takes off his shirt the youngster is able to stick metallic objects such as spoons, mobile phones and…

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Weird Science: The goats with spider genes

Scientists in America have taken the DNA of a spider and implanted it into a goat to produce large quantities of a spider silk that is among the strongest substances known…

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Man-made Monster Ants Created by Genetic Scientists

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…