• 10 weird world records 26-11-2013 05:41 PM

    Here are some unusual world records. Jyoti Amge,19, from Nagpur, India, is measured by a Guinness World Record official on top of the Empire State Building in New York September 12, 2013. Standing 24.7 inches tall, Amge has held the title of the Kenichi Ito, known as the
  • Bizarre ways of travelling 11-11-2012 01:20 PM

    Here are some off-the-wall transportation designs from across the globe.A woman rides a unicycle at a park in Shanghai. The unicycle was designed several years ago by Chinese inventor Li Yongli.Sudhakar Yadav, an Indian rides a cricket bat shaped car in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad.
  • Weird world records 07-10-2012 05:29 PM

    Here are some weird world records. Some of them are even included in the Guinness Book of World Records. In this pic, Guinness World Record holder for the Most Pierced Man Bucholz shows some of his 453 piercings in Dortmund.Beekeeper She Ping is covered with bees during a challenge to break the world record in Chongqing Municipality.Gabriel Guallo of Ecuador's Quichua tribe stands with a tarantula on his face to demonstrate how he is planning to break a world record, in El Tena.
  • Unusual public telephone booths 13-08-2012 04:56 PM

    Here is our pick of some of the coolest and most unusual public telephone booths.A telephone booth painted by Brazilian artists Julia and Ricardo Paoliell.A woman talks on public telephone booth painted by artist Nascimento.
  • Weird gadgets at the CES 2012 17-01-2012 02:06 PM

    A motorised, seat-less unicycle, a video game you control with your eyes, and a mind-reading headset that serves as a game controller were among the more bizarre gadgets being shown off at this year's International Consumer Electronics Show.To ride it, you stand on the footboards and straddle the wheel. Lean forward, and the wheel engages a battery-powered electric motor that can send it -and hopefully its rider- zooming along at 10 miles per hour. The wheel has a gyroscope that helps keep the rider upright. In other words, it's like a Segway with only one wheel.Because of the rechargeable battery, which has a 15- to 20-mile range, the Solowheel weighs 26 pounds. That's as much as a folding bike, but the Solowheel is more compact. It's sold by Inventist LLC for $1,800. Its creator is a serial inventor, Shane Chen, previously came up with the AquaSkipper, a human-powered hydrofoil.
  • Whale sperm, orgasmic feet top bad science list 29-12-2011 12:28 PM

    London: From whale sperm to colon cleansers to the shape of a woman's foot when she has an orgasm, celebrities did not disappoint during 2011 with their penchant for peddling suspect science in the world's media. In its annual list of what it considers the year's worst abuses against science,...
  • Chickens peck fox to death in Britain 04-03-2010 10:19 AM