A rare birth defect known as polydactylism leads to additional digits on felines’ paws that help them hunt better, jump better, and win our adoration.Read More
Mother Pigeon feeds, cares for, and makes art in the guise of New York City’s most maligned birds.
The legendary creature has come out of hiding and onto our screens thanks to an adventurous prankster with a love for the outdoors.Read More
Thieves are increasingly going after the tiny, ornamental plants which increase in value the older they get. But they forget that once they take them, they have to figure out how to keep them from dying.Read More
Zoos are soliciting donations and getting the public engaged by allowing them to name their animals for a fee.Read More
On January 15, the city memorialized the centennial of one of its weirdest tragedies.
Prince Charles works to protect the at-risk species, and also gives them names, nuts, and free reign of his homes.Read More
The YouTuber bringing an old-school vibe to our current digital age.
For one year, recent college graduates can work their buns off for the hot dog empire. Here’s a firsthand account of what that’s like from a former Hotdogger.Read More
Find community and let your freak flag fly at these 12 annual events.
Hallucinogenic fungi might be responsible for a lot of Father Christmas’ traits, including his outfit, flying reindeer, and gift-giving habits.Read More
Your unique fingerprints can last for a while after you die and they can leave marks on surfaces that, if untouched, can remain for decades.Read More
How a Jack Russell Terrier became an online sensation — and a comfort to many — five years after her death.Read More
She needs a live-in housekeeper at Buckingham Palace, but the pay isn’t great.Read More
The Midwestern group believes females have a higher chance of finding the legendary cryptid.Read More
With its record-sized collection of dolls, the museum is one of Ohio’s strangest tourist attractions.Read More
You probably don’t know because that information is not always disclosed to buyers and renters. Fortunately, there’s a website that can give you answers.Read More
Old Norse gods, like Odin and Thor, are being worshipped again. Soon a church dedicated to them will open near the capital.Read More