News: Offbeat

How this bride found love and married at age 93

Tuesday  08:31,   13 november 2018

Love later in life is pretty similar to love early in life, said 93-year-old bride Dorothy Williams. “It don’t matter whether you’re 93 or 16, you still have the same feelings.” >>>

The Hidden Meaning Behind Prince Charles' Pinky Ring

Tuesday  08:31,   13 november 2018

The Prince of Wales has been wearing the band for a long... >>>

Scientists Discover Adorable Bird That's Actually 3 Species In One

Monday  14:10,   12 november 2018

Everyone might be obsessed with the Mandarin duck in New York these days, but there's another bird worth your... >>>

This '129 ways to get a husband' article from the fifties shows just how far we've come

Monday  14:10,   12 november 2018

Luckily for us women, generations of women before us have fought for - and in some instances given their lives - for us to have more equal rights with men. It was only 100 years ago in 1918 that certain women were deemed 'rational' enough to get the >>>

Mom, daughter give birth hours apart in same hospital

Monday  10:42,   12 november 2018

A Georgia family is celebrating the arrival of their two youngest... >>>

'This is a hostage negotiation, not a marriage!' Wife pens VERY strict list of rules for her husband - banning him from social media and female friends

Monday  10:42,   12 november 2018

An Australian woman has sparked controversy online after posting a list of rules her husband must... >>>

'Exceptional' white truffle sold for 85,000 euros

Monday  08:21,   12 november 2018

A rare 850 gramme white truffle was auctioned for 85,000 euros ($96,000) in the Italian region of Alba on Sunday, with the anonymous Hong Kong buyer paying nearly 30 times this year's market price for smaller... >>>

Minnesota Dog Saves Family After Waking Them Up to Alert Them to Fire

Monday  08:21,   12 november 2018

Milo woke his family up in the middle of the night to alert them to a spreading fire. A Minnesota dog is being hailed a "good boy" for alerting his family to a fire. On Sunday, Milo woke up his owners Carrie and Dave Hansen in the middle of the... >>>

Dozens of cat mummies found in ancient Egyptian tombs

Sunday  13:20,   11 november 2018

Dozens of cat mummies have been discovered along with a rare collection of mummified scarab beetles in seven Pharaonic Age tombs near Cairo, Egypt. The discovery was made by an Egyptian archaeological mission during excavation work that began in... >>>

A dog received a lifesaving kidney donation from one of her puppies

Sunday  08:10,   11 november 2018

Star, a rescue dog, was in need of a new kidney after years of... >>>

In 1959, the U.S. Postal Service Attempted to Deliver Mail via Missile

Sunday  07:57,   11 november 2018

The project was about more than just high-speed... >>>

Newly discovered ancient DNA rewrites the history of South and Central America

Saturday  14:41,   10 november 2018

Analysis of the remains of 49 people has revealed that there were at least three major immigration waves from North to South America, instead of just... >>>

Mexico Breaks the World Record for Largest Serving of Guacamole

Saturday  10:30,   10 november 2018

It happened in the town of Tancitaro, during their seventh annual guacamole festival. Holy guacamole! Mexico has set the record for the world’s largest serving of guacamole. It happened in the town of Tancitaro, during their seve More than 350... >>>

If you see 2 dots chasing each other in this optical illusion, it's evidence of a quirk in human nature

Saturday  09:55,   10 november 2018

Researchers at Yale University have developed a seriously confusing optical illusion that is proving our human nature has some bizarre... >>>

Why Do Hangovers Get Worse As You Get Older?

Saturday  08:55,   10 november 2018

No, you really can't drink like you used to—nor should... >>>