Weird Science

The idea of finding a hair in your mouth is enough to make most people feel nauseous, but for one woman in Italy, it became a permanent reality. The woman, who is unnamed, started growing ‘eyelash-like’...

The idea of an egg-sized tapeworm embedding itself in your brain may sound like the stuff of nightmares, but for one man in Texas, it became a reality. The man, known only as Gerard, visited his doctor...

It’s something that many people do without think twice, but a new video may put you off cleaning your ears with a cotton bud. The video shows a complex operation performed to remove the tip of a cotton...

From hidden heels to growth pills, the internet is awash with bizarre tactics that people can use to boost their height. Now, it seems that many men are resorting to surgery in a desperate attempt to...

With the days getting both shorter and colder in the UK, you may be tempted to curl up under your duvet. But a new case study has highlighted the dangers that duvets can pose to some people – particularly...

A city has been left baffled after a mystery ‘sick’ smell swept through Derby leaving residents feeing sick and sheltering indoors. Some Derby residents described the pong as smelling like...