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Can you transplant a soul?

Can elements of a person’s character – or even their soul – be transplanted along with a heart?  The Freaky investigates the bizarre cases of people having heart transplants and then taking on the personalities of their donors.   In 2008 Sonny Graham, a seemingly happily married 69-year-old man living in the U.S. state of

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S&M Cats

Dressing up Sphynx cats in latex S&M clothes and giving them tattoos is the latest fad of pet owners.   Most of these featured Sphynx cat photos involve fake tattoos, the kind that are applied with water and light pressure. But in Russia the fad is to permanently tattoo the cats. Sphynx cats, also known

Man with mutant hand

Lui Hua suffers from a rare condition known as macrodactyly. When he was hospitalized in Shanghai on July 2007, his left thumb measured 10.2 inches and his index finger measured close to 12. On July 20 surgeons undertook a seven-hour operation to reduce the size of Liu’s fingers and thumb. Doctors removed 11 pounds of

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 of living organisms as well as the first images of diamagnetics levitated in a normal, room-temperature environment. In fact, it is possible to levitate magnetically

Man pulls poisonous snakes through nose

Liu Fei, from east China’s Jiangxi Province, has found a bizarre way to make his living – he pulls snakes through his nose. Fei has been performing the death-defying act for the past 30 years. Sometimes, when he feels like it, the 53-year-old will even use two 3ft snakes instead of one. It hasn’t all

Roman God Found in Clouds

A bizarre video showing what appears to be a Roman God emerging in clouds is causing a stir worldwide. The footage was filmed as a storm rolled across the picturesque region of Grand Falls, New Brunswick. As the cameraman pans across his backyard the huge face (1min 45sec) can be seen forming a human-like side-profile

Frog baby

This bizarre-looking baby with frog eyes was born in Chariot Nepal in 2006. The neck-less baby with its head almost totally sunk into the upper part of the body and with extraordinarily large eyeballs literally popping out of the eye-sockets, was born to Nir Bahadur Karki and Suntali Karki at the Gaurishnkar Hospital in Charikot.

The incredible Mr Elastic

Moses Lanham can rotating his legs further than anyone else in the world. The 49-year-old from Michigan, says he first discovered his hyper flexibility in a PE class at school when he fell over and because of the position of his legs people assumed he was injured. But he was fine and simply jumped back

Two-headed tortoise born in Slovakia

This amazing two-headed African Spurred Tortoise is just seven weeks old. Born in Slovakia its heads have been named Madga (left head) and Lenka. The duo also have five legs (one more than normal) and were displayed in Zilina today. Although the tortoise looks small now, it should grow much, much bigger. In fact, the

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Man strangled by pet snake

Bizarre Deaths news – An Omaha man has died after being strangled by his 9-foot, 25-pound pet boa constrictor, according to Nebraska authorities. Cory Byrne, 34, of Papillion died Wednesday night at a local hospital, just hours after police and paramedics pried the snake from around his neck. The police said Byrne had been showing

Dyed Dogs

The latest craze among pet owners in China is to dye their pets to look like other animals. This dog with its triped orange and black coat makes it look like a particularly odd tiger. This young pup even found itself turned black and white to masquerade as a baby panda.