Weird And Unusual Archive

10 Fun Facts That Will Blow Your Mind

Have you ever had a hard time coming up with something interesting to say at dinner parties or on that first date? Well, following are 10 fun facts with will blow your mind and hopefully dazzle whoever

A Glass Of Wine At Night Will Make The Bedbugs, Not Bite

Enjoying a glass or two of red wine isn’t just good for your heart, it can deter bed bug bites because bed bugs don’t like to get drunk; weird right? The fact is that these pesky insects

Does Size Equal Money – A Look at Physical Stature and Net Worth

Making more money is not always about skills and knowledge. Sometimes, your height may play a part in how likely you are to earn higher wages. There have been studies done that prove men of greater heights

Ancient Algae Records Climate Change

Algae live in water. It is a simple plant and can be as small as one cell or many cells. Algae have grown as large and complex as 50 meters in length. The largest algae is seaweed. Algae

Incredibly Cool Facts You Didn’t Know Yesterday

Danger, sleeping and monogamy all have fascinating facts about them. Let’s start with Danger.  The longest sniper shot was 2,707 yards. San Pedro Sula, Honduras is the most dangerous city in the world. “They didn’t even say

McMurdo Dry Valleys: A Desert Surrounded by Ice

One usually thinks of a dry valley as some place very warm where the sun and heat reduce the landscape to rock and stubble. One of the most mysterious places on earth, the McMurdo Dry Valleys are

Is Dissolving Bodies With Lye A Better Option?

Since the beginning of time, humans have come up with a number of ways to put the deceased at rest, celebrations that included cremating, embalming and burying; some elaborate; some no more than being placed in muslin

New Dental Goo Repairs Teeth From Within

For those looking to get into the field of dentistry it may be smarter to look elsewhere, like in medicine, than at a job as a dental hygienist. There have been more than a few dental breakthroughs

How Can I Donate My Body To Science?

Imagine a person being seriously injured in an automobile accident. The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) arrives quickly, but by the time they reach the hospital the person has died. The person you don’t want to meet at