There is an island in Puerto Rico inhabited exclusively by a few scientists and over 800 monkeys. It is a grand experiment that is off-limits to tourists. It is called Monkey Island.
If you collapse an underwater bubble with a soundwave, light is produced, and nobody knows why.
Scientists have actually performed “successful” head/brain transplants. “When the newly attached monkey woke up, he tried to bite off the finger of an attending doctor, and everyone cheered.“
Diet Coke floats in water, but Regular sinks because the sugar makes it more dense than water.
In order to prove a dingo couldn’t carry away a baby, Australian investigators took turns trying to hold a 10 pound bucket of sand in their mouths.
A Swedish TV show once managed to get 300 000 Swedish schoolchildren to jump for two minutes (at the same time) in order to see if they could induce movements in the bedrock.
During the 60’s, the U.S Army experimented with a Rocket Pistol.
in 1840 an electric bell started ringing. 170 years later it’s still going, on the same battery.
In 1955 Christopher Mayhew ingested mescaline on film for a BBC feature that was never aired, and discovered a place outside space and time.