Pendulum Waves

Fifteen uncoupled simple pendulums of monotonically increasing lengths dance together to produce visual traveling waves, standing waves, beating, and (seemingly) random motion. The period of one complete cycle of the dance is 60 seconds. The length of the longest pendulum has been adjusted so that it executes 51 oscillations in this 60 second period. The…

Mariachi Connecticut Serenades a Beluga Whale

Musicians from the band’s “Mariachi Connecticut” had an unusual audience during a performance at the wedding, which took place in the aquarium in the American town of Mystic. During the break between two blocks entertaining wedding guests, Mexican musicians have played a serenade for the white whale, who during their performances showed interest in the sounds coming from the other side of the aquarium. The musicians enthusiastically noted that the whale named June, moved his head to the rhythm of music, so they decided to play serenade to him. Judging from…

Blue City

Jodhpur is the second largest city in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Jodhpur is a popular tourist destination, featuring many palaces, forts and temples, set in the stark landscape of the Thar desert. The city is known as the Sun City for the bright, sunny weather it enjoys all year. It is also referred to…

Wrong Turn

At the Tokyo-Hakone ultramarathon runner Natsuki Terada moved into the lead on the last 100 meters. But instead to keep runnig straight, Terada took a wrong turn The two-day stage of 217.9 kilometers, hours of hard work and sweat and months of preparation and training nearly thrown into the water after the Japanese marathon runner…

UFO On Ancient Paintings

Unidentified flying objects are an obsession of many. Some claim to have seen them, there are numerous recordings and photographs that show unusual objects in the sky. Others claim that it is all fraud, some claim that the aliens made contact with the world’s most powerful governments. Some even go so far as to talk…

Naci Deadly Belt

This unusual multifunctional patent was designed by Louis Marquis during WWI. It consists of two 7.65 caliber barrels and lockwork concealed within a Nazi Party belt buckle. Later Louis received a patent the design and during WWII was commissioned by Himmler to produce prototypes. It is believed that about 12 copies were made.

Freak Show In The Past

Freak Show is an exhibition of rarities; such are unusually tall or short people, hairy people, people with unusual and rare disease etc. The aim of these shows is to shock viewers. Freak show was an inseparable part of the circus performances in the past. Some of these freaks were real stars, and some of…

Rat Inside The Python

This interesting experiment was preformed by two researchers from Denmark’s Aarhus University. Using computer tomography scans and magnetic resonance imaging they recorded 132-hour long process of python digesting a rat. The first image was taken an hour before the snakes’ dinner and then at 2, 16, 24, 32, 48, 72 and 132 hours after the…

Miss World 1990 – 2010

Gina Marie Tolleson – Miss World 1990, United States Ninibeth Beatriz Leal Jimenez – Miss world 1991, Venezuela Julia Alexandrovna Kourotchkina – Miss world 1992, Russia Lisa Hanna – Miss world 1993, Jamaica Aishwarya Rai – Miss world 1994, India Jacqueline Aguilera – Miss world 1995, Venezuela Irene Skliva – Miss world 1996, Greece Diana…

German Gotic Festival

Wave-Gotic Treffen is the name of the festival, which is held every year in Leipzig, Germany. 20 thousand people came to the festival this year. There are numerous bands and artists from various backrounds including Gothic, Industrial, Noise, Darkwawe, Neofolk, Neoclassical, Gothic Metal, Death Rock Punk and many more.

How To Robb A Bank

Robbing a bank is not an easy task but a man named Conrad Zdzierak is known for targeting 4 banks within almost 3 hours just by coming in and out of his sophisticated disguise. He was a white man and fooled the police by wearing a rubber special effects mask along with gloves that change…

Psychedelic Subway

A psychedelic tunnel is a beautiful subway with wonderful spectrum of colors that has immense effect on the mind and body of viewers. The subway is designed very neat, clean and modern so that its viewers cannot feel that they are travelling underground. Shanghai psychedelic tunnel is very interesting type of public transport. Design in…