October 23, 2007

Miss Cellania

With no eyes or brains, corals manage to have spontaneous group sex right after a full moon. Scientists have determined its a moonlight-sensing gene at work.

How to move a 900-ton brick building. In case someone asks you to.

The Apocalypses That Might Have Been. There have been several instances where errors almost started a nuclear war.

A bakery in Thailand sells body parts made of bread! The shrink-wrapped faces look particularly eerie.

From the mental_floss archives: Fritz Zwicky, scientist. Not only a great name, but an interesting character!