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Man Mailed Himself Home in a Box From Australia now He’s Looking for the Pals Who Helped Him

Homesickness is a malady with only one known cure. Going home. But sometimes the circumstances are against you. When that happens, people can resort to some pretty bizarre schemes to get themselves back where they long to be. At age 19, an unhappy Brian Robson was working in Melbourne, Australia but sorely pining for his […]

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MIT Scientists Spin Some Music Out of Spider Webs and it Sounds Otherworldly

Spiders are master builders, expertly weaving strands of silk into intricate 3D webs that serve as the spider’s home and hunting ground. If humans could enter the spider’s world, they could learn about web construction, arachnid behavior, and more. Yesterday, scientists reported that they have translated the structure of a web into music, which could […]

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Girl Surprised With Pet Dragon After Surviving Cancer and Making-a-Wish ‘It’s a Marvel of Engineering’

An out-of-the-ordinary request made to the Make-a-Wish Foundation saw a teenage cancer survivor get a trip to a medieval castle to train a dragon. Belle Cress was even able to take the dragon home with her, since it was built and designed specifically to respond to her touch, face, and voice. Make-a-Wish Denver teamed up […]

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Sustainable Seagrass High in Omega-6 and Protein is Better Than Rice For This Master Chef

A three-Michelin-star chef in Spain has discovered that sea grass, a diminutive and little-loved marine plant, produces what is in effect, rice. His adoption of this grain into cooking techniques is now simply one part of his mission to repair sea grass ecosystems around the world—which he says could serve to not only stop the […]

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They Found A Baby on the Subway Now He’s Their Adopted Son

When it comes to “where babies come from” some tales of impending parenthood can be pretty farfetched: babies delivered via stork, tots turning up under cabbage leaves, infants arriving on the subway. But as hard as it might be to believe, that last one’s true—at least in part. In August of 2000, Danny Stewart was […]

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Woman loves to pamper her dog with fake nails – but some say it’s ‘animal abuse’

A pampered pooch has become an online sensation after her owner made a set of fake nails for the little dog to wear. Maritza Rubalcava, a nail technician, went viral on TikTok after sharing videos of her carefully crafting sets of tiny false nails for her chihuahua Coco. The 25-year-old, who posts under @bellamourbeauty, spends […]

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Teacher says parents ‘need to be stopped’ after coming across ‘unfortunate’ name

Baby names can be a pretty divisive topic, with some names proving popular and others not so much. And according to a number of people online, there are some names that just shouldn’t be allowed. A recent trend on social media saw TikTok users revealing the most “unfortunate” names they’d ever heard. From this we […]