Russian dash cams have caught everything from incredible motorcycle accidents, to a massive meteor breaking up in Earth’s atmosphere, and now this bizarre video of road rage in Chelyabinsk. The driver cut off the minivan intending to fight, but unexpectedly got beaten up by the cartoon characters.
The deepest gold mine in the world, the Mponeng mine in South Africa, reaches roughly 2.4 miles below the surface. Illegal miners in the deepest areas stay down for months; lack of sun causes their skin to turn grey and they are referred to as ‘ghost miners’.
A morbidly obese Houston man managed to sneak a pistol into a jail by hiding it in his fat folds, before admitting it to the police many hours later.
A woman faced fraud charges after a DNA test showed she wasn’t the mother of her own children. She was in fact a chimera. Those rare individuals, dubbed “Chimeras”, had started out as twins; in the early stage of pregnancy, one of the twins had merged with – been absorbed by, one could almost say – the other twin. The cells of the consumed twin, however, did not disappear and remained alive in one concentrated area of their sibling’s body. In essence, a human chimera is one person made up of two separate sets of genetic material; they are, in fact, their own twins.
Gaston Glock, designer of Glock pistols, made prototypes and test-fired them with his left hand; if he was maimed by an explosion, he could still draw blueprints with his right.
The face for the female CPR mannequin “Rescue Anne” was created in in 1958 from the facial mold of a young woman fished from the Seine River in the 1880’s.
Whites in Oklahoma slaughtered up to 300 blacks, buried them in mass graves, and burned down their town in the worst race riot in US history. This was done because of a made-up newspaper headline.
In 1985 Soviets ended a hostage crisis within 4 weeks by castrating & killing a relative of a Hezbollah leader then sending the severed organs. A reporter later said, “This is the way the Soviets operate. They do things – they don’t talk. And this is the language the Hezbollah understand.”
A 27-year-old male patient fasted under supervision for 382 days and went from 456 to 180 lbs.