Behold The Kraken! Giant Squid Retrieved From The Deep... Freeze

Behold The Kraken! Giant Squid Retrieved From The Deep... Freeze

17.09.2014
A colossal squid weighing 350kg has been retrieved from the deep freeze for scientists to scrutinise. As long as a minibus, the elusive...
Butterfly Lands On Flautist's Face During Concert Performance... And She Doesn't Bat An Eyelid

Butterfly Lands On Flautist's Face During Concert Performance... And She Doesn't Bat An Eyelid

17.09.2014
Talk about keeping your cool! Japanese flautist Yukie Ota didn't miss a beat - literally - when a butterly landed on her face during her...
Coming Through! Runaway Pig Is Chased Through The Crowd At A Festival In Ireland

Coming Through! Runaway Pig Is Chased Through The Crowd At A Festival In Ireland

15.09.2014
Yes, this happened in Ireland. And no, the 'Lovely Girls' pageant was not taking place on a nearby stage. A pig escaped from its pen at...
A Bear Cub Is Filmed Playing With A Flag On A Golf Course, The World Just Got A Bit Better

A Bear Cub Is Filmed Playing With A Flag On A Golf Course, The World Just Got A Bit Better

12.09.2014
"This is the greatest thing in the world," says YouTuber (and Aaron Paul soundalike) Andi Dzilumsas, at the start of this video. It shows...
Check Out These Amazing New Guinness World Record Breakers

Check Out These Amazing New Guinness World Record Breakers

10.09.2014
Guinness World Records, the global authority on record-breaking achievement, has announced the greatest new records to make it into their...
Meanwhile, In Russia... A Man Tries To Get A Cow Into The Back Of A Car

Meanwhile, In Russia... A Man Tries To Get A Cow Into The Back Of A Car

8.09.2014
And amazingly, he succeeds. Yes, folks, it's the cow-rustling, Russian-style. Of course, you know what this reminds us of, don't you?...
The World's Saddest Cat Finally Finds A Home

The World's Saddest Cat Finally Finds A Home

3.09.2014
Was there ever a sadder-looking moggy than Tucker the sad cat? And was there ever a happier ending than the world's saddest cat being...
This Screaming Cat Saved Its Owner From A House Fire

This Screaming Cat Saved Its Owner From A House Fire

2.09.2014
Sully the tabby cat, take a bow. Or whatever the feline equivalent is. For this smart moggy rescued her owner Craig Jeeves when his house...
Video Shows Swimmers On Florida Beach Being Totally Oblivious To Shark Lurking Right By Them

Video Shows Swimmers On Florida Beach Being Totally Oblivious To Shark Lurking Right By Them

2.09.2014
And your Close Shave Of The Day is this clip, filmed from a penthouse at the Silver Beach Towers resort in Destin, Florida. It shows two...
Weird London: Erotic Poetry

Weird London: Erotic Poetry

1.09.2014
By the end I was even cheerily tucking into some nachos whilst listening to someone reciting a fairly grim poem about bodily fluids. Incidentally,...
Putting Out Fires, Stopping Fights...Why Kebabs Are Literally The Superman Of The Food World

Putting Out Fires, Stopping Fights...Why Kebabs Are Literally The Superman Of The Food World

Rachel Moss  1.09.2014
When your vision is blurry and you're struggling to remember your own name, there's only one thing that can save the day... a kebab. And...
Nothing To See Here. Just An Ostrich Running Down A Main Road In Thailand.

Nothing To See Here. Just An Ostrich Running Down A Main Road In Thailand.

1.09.2014
According to Asian news website Coconuts Bangkok, "Nobody knows where it’s from. Nobody knows how it got there." "It" being an ostrich...
Cambridge University Master Can Keep His Banned Pet Dog After Convincing Officials It's A 'Very Large Cat'

Cambridge University Master Can Keep His Banned Pet Dog After Convincing Officials It's A 'Very Large Cat'

Ellie Dierking  29.08.2014
A master at Cambridge University is allowed to keep his banned pet dog in his accommodation after convincing officials it is in fact a...
You Could Buy Scottish Independence For A Bargain £1.04

You Could Buy Scottish Independence For A Bargain £1.04

29.08.2014
Police have launched an investigation after a number of people bizarrely attempted to sell their votes in the independence referendum on...