Weirdest Things That Fall from the Sky

cumulus clouds in the blue sky

Rain, snow, and hail are some of the usual things that we expect to fall from the sky. But meat, spiders, and frozen iguanas? And even gold bars!  Nope, we’re not straying away from the topic here! These are some strange items that fell from the sky. The metaphorical “Raining cats and … Read more

The strange black house

The strange black house

The black house with the red dot on it on Howard’s Knob,” “The Stahl House,” “The Cult House,” 448 Howards Knob Road. It is known by many different names, but almost everyone in Boone has at one time or another looked up and seen the strange black mansion on Howard’s Knob. After … Read more

The Strange Muromtzevo Mansion, Russia

The Strange Muromtzevo Mansion, Russia

Russian architect P.S. Boitzov built many French-style medieval castle in the 19th century–but Muromtzevo Mansion is by far the most spectacular of them. The legend of this odd castle begins in the 19th century, when a Russian nobleman traveling through France made aquaintance with a French lord. The two began to squabble … Read more

Strange And Unusual Paint Pigments

An abstract combination of various paints

Intro Art has enjoyed a rich history with our species. It has undergone many revolutions and has experienced hundreds of different styles of being expressed. Each culture and area of human civilization has produced its own masterpieces. Naturally, what with color being such an integral part of various sorts of art, there … Read more

Strange and Unusual Dog Breeds

The American Kennel Club recognizes over 190 dog breeds and some of them are found in such small numbers which makes them rare and unique that’s why they might look unfamiliarly weird to us. But even if they look uncommon, these dog breeds are the perfect companion. From being your running buddy, … Read more

Strange and Unusual Fads from History

Strange and Unusual Fads from History

From Pokemon Go, planking, twerking, and Snapchat filters, almost all of us are guilty when it comes to succumbing to at least one weird fad that has become popular throughout the years. But long before these strange fads were the thing, our folks had more bizarre was to pass their time. Maybe … Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Strange and Unusual Ceremonies and Traditions Around the World

Traditions and ceremonies

Every country and culture have their own traditions. These are the rituals, ceremonies, and festivals we follow depending on our own beliefs. These can be about birth, marriage, the transition to adulthood, and even death. Some of these can be common for most of us, but there are also certain ceremonies and … Read more

Strange and Unusual Flags

Antwerp

Flags always represent a nation, movement or a group. Choosing the right design, symbols, colors, and insignia for a flag can say a lot about a country, group or movement. Just take a look at the American flag, it has fifty stars that represent its fifty states. There are symbolic and eye-pleasing … Read more

The Strangest Cities on Earth

The Strangest Cities on Earth

  From deserted “fake” towns to a city of garbage to a place inhabited by dwarfed people, there are many places that are considered too weird but they deserve a mention here on our list. If you are more of an adventurous traveler, you may want to consider visiting the following places. … Read more