Last surviving witness to the Abraham Lincoln assassination lived long enough to be interviewed about it on television.
There are NYC taxis that are actually undercover cop cars.
Ben McMahon, the Australian man, woke from a coma speaking fluent Mandarin but had completely forgotten English.
On 9/11, after the first plane hit the North Tower of the WTC, people in the South Tower wanted to leave but were advised by a announcement to stay at their desks. Some of those who tried to leave anyway were turned back by security in the building before the exits. 1,120 died.
On 9/11, when all transport out of the city was shut down, citizen boat owners managed to transport over 500k people from Manhattan Island in an amazing act known as the “9/11 Boatlift”.
A dolphin known as “Stinky” has been sexually terrorizing divers and snorkelers off the coast of Grand Cayman Islands.
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.
Ants form a daisy chain to maximize their strength and take home dinner.
Photographer Patrick Hall films people’s reactions as they get tasered with a handheld stun gun. Here are those reactions in slow-mo video form.