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Friday, December 31, 2010
Thursday, December 23, 2010
Growth is the law of nature and every living being evolves physically to a certain extant, but sometimes the natural growth process is hampered by genetic abnormalities, resulting in hyper or under growth. Today I have brought to you 10 such living beings who faced this abnormality and grew beyond normal limits. You will be surprised to see these different creatures with their huge built and entering in Guinness Book of Records.
Monday, December 20, 2010
These are ten places you don’t want to visit! Having said that, maybe the curious would get a thrill from visiting some of these strange and dangerous places, but for most of us, reading about it is quite enough. Feel free to mention any other contenders for the list in the comments.
They say “One of the very nicest things about life is the way we must regularly stop whatever it is we are doing and devote our attention to eating” . Today in Odd and Funny Stuff we have brought some of the weirdest and strangest food items which are consumed around the world. They are species from the rodent, reptile and mammal families that are relished as meals. We hope you like our selection of weird foods and if you have eaten any from the list below let us know what was on your mind while eating it.
Thursday, December 9, 2010
Tuesday, December 7, 2010
Louis Pasteur once said, "chance favors the prepared mind." That's the genius behind all these accidental inventions - the scientists were prepared. They did their science on the brink and were able to see the magic in a mistake, set-back, or coincidence.
Thursday, December 2, 2010
From their first appearance in World War II, through the Vietnam War and to the modern day, helicopters have helped to transform the battlefield.
These are the best of the best. They are the top ten helicopters of all time.
These are the best of the best. They are the top ten helicopters of all time.
The more we rely on technology, the more power hackers potentially have over us. Whether their intention is to help or to harm, hackers have the power (like it or not) to change the world. They may inspire fear, but over the years, we've learned a lot from their snooping and stealing.
Wednesday, December 1, 2010
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
We all like to go to theme parks because of the excite rides, indulging arcades, welcoming cartoon characters, and challenging games. The Disney Land, Wet ‘n’ Wild, and Six Flags all are famous throughout the world for their these features offering fun and entertainment.
Friday, November 26, 2010
Do you think you can come up with a better design than Apple for its popular products such as the MacBook and Mac mini? here is a collection of apple coolest but weird concepts.Most of them are pretty nifty, maybe the designers over at Apple would want to check it out for their next product design.
Thursday, November 25, 2010
You might think that the increased security at airports around the world would deter would-be smugglers, but you'd be wrong. Motivated most often by profit, passengers have been caught with a jaw-dropping array of items, from tiger cubs and monkeys to exotic fish and even a human corpse. And while smuggling is certainly no laughing matter, these stories of failed subterfuge are, in equal parts, bizarre, outrageous, and funny.
Tuesday, November 23, 2010
Over the past century, dozens of aircraft have been designed and built to fight in the sky. But now based on expert opinion, audience polls and technical comparison, we've constructed a five-point matrix, that will rank the Top Ten Fighter aircraft of all time.
Sunday, November 21, 2010
If you’re both a traveller and a drinker, you probably conspire to find yourself in the world’s dingiest, most alcohol infested dungeon bars, tucking into a shooter of semi-legal absinthe or a sizable glass of the Chinese drink that visitors tend to rebrand simply ‘firewater’.
Friday, November 19, 2010
This is a list of some of the more noteworthy assassinations in world history. I put some conditions on the list when I started: the assassin had to have committed a successful assassination, had to have some political or national significance, and had to have been more or less working alone. Number one doesn’t meet this final requirement, but it is too famous not to include.
Sunday, November 14, 2010
Now-a-days buildings are not known only for their aesthetics and strength but also the security it provides its inhabitants. When one hears about bombings, hijacks, robberies; it is important that the building offers maximum protection. Here are 10 buildings which will make you feel that the world is a better place to be in!
Thursday, November 11, 2010
A corset is a garment worn to mold and shape the torso into a desired shape for aesthetic or medical purposes (either for the duration of wearing it, or with a more lasting effect). Both men and women are known to wear corsets, though women are more common wearers.
Friday, November 5, 2010
The world’s oceans abound with shipwrecks and a multitude of other nautical artifacts. Lurking deep beneath the waves of the planet’s most inhospitable waters are some of history’s most grand and feared ships, presenting divers with a fascinating incarnation of a bygone age. But what about those among us who don’t scuba dive? Here are 9 corroding old vessels that can be seen clearly from the relative safety of terra firma.
Thursday, November 4, 2010
Riding motorcycle is one of the popular hobbies in the world. It will be more prestige if it’s riding the fastest motorcycle in the world. Basically fastest motorcycle is created for the adrenaline reason. It’s so exciting for some people to speed up their motorcycle and feel the wind blow fast against their body. But not all people have the same idea about that. Riding fast motorcycle need some skill and of course body protection. For all of us, let’s just take a look at these fastest motorcycles in the world.
Tuesday, November 2, 2010
Recently, the world’s largest solar-powered office building was unveiled in Dezhou, Shangdong Province in northwest China. The 75,000-square-meter office building bears a resemblance to an ancient sun dial and reminds visitors of the importance of renewable energy. Today, we have for you the world’s largest solar powered creations that amaze us with their size and purpose they’re built for. Hit the jump to see them all…
Friday, October 29, 2010
Thursday, October 28, 2010
To stand out in a crowded field, automakers have to push the envelope when it comes to adding unique attributes to a vehicle. Sure, your neighbor just parked a brand-new car in his driveway—but does his new ride have glowing speakers, or a built-in perfume dispenser?
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
We all want our honeymoon to be special, unique, and unforgettable. What is the perfect recipe for exceptional newly-weds' romance away from home? The tropics, wild desert, or maybe a vibrant city? See the selection of most popular destinations for the just-married to get inspired, or to check what you might like while planning your future honeymoon, wedding, or a romantic trip the two of you will enjoy.
Monday, October 25, 2010
The world, like it is, have been seeing things that still haven’t been fully explained and have baffled people since times of yore. Many mysteries came and passed by as they got solved out by humans but many still exist which perplex the human brain. Searches are underway to resolve them since long but in vain. Here is a list of few of the greatest mysteries that either defy rational explanation or just remain an unsolvable puzzle.
Wednesday, October 20, 2010
10. Ostrich Pen
English word “pen” originated from Latin “penna” (feather of a bird) since widespread popularity was acquired by goose feathers, which were squared at the root. However using feathers to write is a thing long past. Most of the designers move from past to future, however, this designer Arizona is moving backwards resulting in this cool creation that uses an Ostrich Head and feather.
Tuesday, October 19, 2010
Today we are going to discuss about 20 world’s most stylish star couples. Our complied list of 20 most stylish celebrity couples is in-front of you. Please feel free to leave your review if you are agree with the list or not!
Sunday, October 17, 2010
The real estate recession in the USA is upon us. Property values are likely to get a lot worse before they get better, as we see the biggest housing crisis for 50 years. Foreclosures are mounting and debt is a huge burden but that doesn’t mean houses on the most desirable U.S. beaches aren’t still asking boom-style prices.
Thursday, October 14, 2010
In this article, we will try to clear up many of the misconceptions that are prevalent about Islam. In the words of Swiss journalist and author, Roger Du Pasquier “The West, whether Christian or dechristianised, has never really known Islam. Ever since they watched it appear on the world stage, Christians never ceased to insult and slander it in order to find justification for waging war on it. It has been subjected to grotesque distortions the traces of which still endure in the European mind. Even today there are many Westerners for whom Islam can be reduced to three ideas: fanaticism, fatalism and polygamy.
Before jumping into the list of misconceptions directly, it is important to give a little interesting background about the source of Islam.
Wednesday, October 13, 2010
Mother Nature has provided us so many gifts which are simply outstanding and praising. Out of so money outstanding gifts we can easily highlight one among all, the waterfall. Huge size, beautiful site and pure natural beauty keep people attracted towards them year after year. No matter from which direction you are viewing the waterfall you will only witness a panoramic effect from all dimensions. Listed below are 9 waterfalls which are loved by the people from all across the globe because of their beauty, glorious outlook and unforgettable histories.
Sunday, October 10, 2010
There is nothing more soothing than soaking yourself in a hot tub spa after a hard day work. Its like getting the two worlds together. There are very few places on this earth that offers you quality time after the tiring work, and hot tubs are one them. These hot tubs not only relax your mind, but also rejuvenate your soul with ultimate comfort, performance and style. They are just the perfect way to feel better and to have a personal, relaxing space. Here we have some of the high-tech and luxurious hot tubs to delight your senses.
Friday, October 8, 2010
With urban roads getting congested, it’s always better to hire a cab instead of driving your own ride and getting stuck in the endless queue of cars. Hiring a cab leaves you with the option of discontinuing the journey and finding another cab at a distance. This is the reason we see designers coming up with next-gen taxi concepts that are powered by greener sources of fuel. Check out a list of 10 such brilliant concepts, which could well be on the streets sooner than you think.
Wednesday, October 6, 2010
For travelers, a vending machine can be a welcome sight. Perhaps it’s just for a quick snack when the rest of the airport is closed. Or, overseas, an easy transaction without any language hurdles. But these days, the vending machine is diversifying. Now travelers can find all sorts of things inside these contraptions—items that range from the practical to the absurd.
Tuesday, October 5, 2010
If you would like to give your bathroom an especially fancy and modern feel, then creative bathroom decor items could do the trick. Sinks for example if chosen smartly can enhance the opulence of any modern bathroom. What could be more basic and functionally unchanging as a sink? Today, designers are abandoning the generic, water-intensive styles of old and popping up with new designs that are heavily influenced by the natural world. Gone are the days when sinks and wash basins were ruled by right angles and flat surfaces. Today you have what I call WOW designs to pick from. From a nature inspired washbasin to a suggestively sexy one, meet 18 most creative sinks that certainly create a splash.
Monday, October 4, 2010
I think these are some of the most beautiful monasteries. Hidden in the mountains, so close to the sky, they are quiet shelters far far away from secular society. No matter the religion, these isolated wonders remain an expression of pure faith and peace beyond time and space. Some of them are still inhabited, others, forgotten will become dust with time.
Thursday, September 30, 2010
22 reported dog bite related human fatalities in the United States in 2004, 2007 - 29 human fatalities, 2008 - 26. In 2009, there were 33 human fatalities. 45% of the attacks occurred to adults over the age of 18, and 55% occurred to ages below. Pit bull type dogs were responsible for 67% of fatalities, the next closest breed was the rottweiler at 12%. But all dog breeds are potentially dangerous. In 2000, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reported that 25 breeds of dogs were involved in 238 fatal dog bites from 1979-1998. Here it is the compiled list of the most dangerous dog breeds.
Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Friday, September 24, 2010
The oil gushing from the well where the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded and sank is now spreading through the Gulf of Mexico. Oil spills can kill wildlife, pollute the air and water, and alter the ecosystem for years to come. Many of us think of the Exxon Valdez oil spill as a particularly bad one, but with about 42,800 tons of oil spilled, it doesn’t rank as one of the 10 worst ever.
So here I have compiled a list of some of the biggest oil spills in history. I hope you will find it informative.
Thursday, September 23, 2010
F1 has a big fanfare and so have the F1 cars. The lovers of this amazing race completion come out with unique replicas of F1 racers every now and then. There are sand sculptures, ice replicas; Puma shoe box F1 cars as well as replicas from unusual things like bread loaves. For all F1 enthusiasts we’ve listed F1 replica cars that you would surely love to lay your hands on.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010
We all know the meaning of phobia and how it makes our lives miserable. The fear of darkness, the unknown, heights, water and insects are pretty normal and we might think that these are the only phobias known to man. But like us, you are also in for a surprise. Have a look at the most weirdest phobias actually known to the medical world.
Monday, September 20, 2010
The photos in this post are some world’s biggest stuff. Although many of these things are totally useless, other than to have your picture taken with, they are very interesting. Most represent real life items that are simply hugely oversized.
Friday, September 17, 2010
These must me crazy music enthusiasts, who want their headphones to stand out not just in sound but be out-of-the-box visually too. The ordinary in-ear buds aren’t geeky enough for them, so you may instead see a cigarette pack or boxing gloves hanging out from their ears. Now, how would you react to headphones, which are based on MJ’s Thriller? We scrounged the web for similar unusual headphones, which will pop out your eyeballs.
Thursday, September 16, 2010
The James Bond books and movies have featured exotic equipment and vehicles, which often prove to be critically useful. The original books and early adaptations had only relatively minimal pieces like the modified attache case. However, the gadgets were used in numerous Bond films, such as underground agents.
Cars with feathers, cars with teeth, cars that give a whole new meaning to Vorsprung durch Technik. We’ve avoided art cars constructed solely for festivals – these 21 bad boys can be found on the road, so keep your eyes open. Yep, it really is possible to drive a swan!
Tuesday, September 14, 2010
Life in the wild can be so brutal, that sometimes animals are forced to do terrible things to ensure survival. Cannibalism and infanticide are well known in many species, but perhaps the most disturbing cases are those of baby animals killing their siblings, sometimes moments after they are born! This is a list of ten species that start their lives as ruthless fratricides.
Monday, September 13, 2010
The future of energy definitely rests on abundant natural resources such as wind and sunlight that can be transformed into usable electricity without any harmful emissions. Of all the possible sources of renewable energy, solar power seems the best, as it not only can provide enough power to fuel entire cities but can easily be scaled down to power handheld devices as well. There has been no dearth of concepts and products that rely on solar power, and today we’ve put together a list of 10 sustainable speakers that dole out foot-tapping melodies on clean renewable solar energy.
Sunday, September 12, 2010
ased on recent estimates there are approximately 30-50 million species on Earth. Among those species were the common birds, dogs, cats and fishes but did you know that there are strange and weird species which you probably haven’t heard of? Here listed below is a compilation of the strangest and weirdest animal species on Earth.
Wednesday, September 8, 2010
Most men have probably had a fantasy or two about pulling off a “once in a lifetime” kind of heist worth millions. Fortunately, most of us are sane enough not to let it get further than a thought. Below are a few men who were not. The only criteria for entry on this list is that they must have gotten away with it, at least temporarily. Anyone caught in the act does not qualify for this list. Whether it be cash, jewels, art or anything else worth big bucks, you can bet there is someone, somewhere, planning on stealing it.
Monday, September 6, 2010
If you’re a food fanatic or simply have a stronger sweet tooth than the rest of us, you’d naturally want to experience all that gastronomy has to offer in terms of sweets. And you’re not going to settle for the cheese cake you find around corner, you know you want to try something refined, exotic and luxurious. After taking a look at the most expensive and exotic cocktails, it’s time to see what the rich and famous have for dessert. Forget about pie, pudding or fruits, here are the 10 most expensive desserts in the world:
Friday, September 3, 2010
There are some amazing feats of architecture in our world – not just single beautiful buildings, but entire towns built on the tops of towering cliffs or carved into the sides of mountains. The first glimpse of towns like this can take your breath away. You could get that same thrill when looking out from one of these towns to the ocean or the earth far below. Here are some perfect examples of the world’s most interesting city cliffs