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Bizarre January 14, 2016 posted by

Could there be dragons in our future – and do we really want them around?

Graphuc by by Baltasar Vischi, flickr Just because you CAN do something doesn’t mean you should. That truism stands with the recent announcement that scientists just might consider using a targeted gene-editing system known as CRISPR-CAS9 (a new genome editing tool) to create real dragons in our lifetime. Seriously? An essay in The American Journal of Bioethics penned by co-authors Professors Hank T Greely, director of the Centre for Law and the Biosciences at Stanford Law School, and R Alta…


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Could there be dragons in our future – and do we really want them around?
Bizarre January 4, 2016 posted by

Water Mofumofu Cat Head Fabric Spray – your favorite pet related smell if you like how pets smell

If you are a cat owner you know how relaxing having them close to you can be. Most people can’t take their furry friend with them everywhere they go, however. Now you can get that fresh cat head scent anywhere with Water Mofumofu, the fabric spray that smells like. . . cat head.


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Water Mofumofu Cat Head Fabric Spray – your favorite pet related smell if you like how pets smell
Bizarre September 21, 2015 posted by

Twin Strangers – the website that helps you find the people who look like you

Everyone is unique. And by unique I mean there are at least seven more people that look eerily similar to you out there in the world. Since you’re unlikely to run into them on your own, there’s a website to help you. Twin Strangers will help you find your doppelgangers.


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Twin Strangers – the website that helps you find the people who look like you
Bizarre July 3, 2015 posted by

Hooded Zip Up Mosquito Jacket – stay clothed, stay safe

Outside of your house, there are thousands of coldblooded hunters, hungry for your blood. No, it’s not the vampire apocalypse, I’m talking about mosquitos. The tiny terrorists waiting to ruin everything good about summer. There’s hope though, with the Hooded Zip Up Mosquito Jacket, you can be protected without the use of harmful chemicals.


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Hooded Zip Up Mosquito Jacket – stay clothed, stay safe
Bizarre May 6, 2015 posted by

Grooveshark is back – music industry now facing a new Pirate Bay type problem

Just five days after music streaming and download site Grooveshark was shut down due to legal pressures, it’s resurfaced, complete with all the same content and functionality. In a move reminiscent of the dodge ’em and run tactics employed by The Pirate Bay tormenting site, the folk behind the new Grooveshark claim that they’re ‘here to stay’. Which indicates the music industry is in for another long spell of Whac-A-Mole.


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Grooveshark is back – music industry now facing a new Pirate Bay type problem
Bizarre March 17, 2015 posted by

Nyantan Cat Paw Massager – get that kneading feeling whenever you need it

If you have cats you’ve no doubt been kneaded by them when they’re ready for the pets. It’s classic cat behavior. Sometimes they do it when you’re petting them, like a little cat massage. Now you can get the same feeling without the claws with the Nyantan Cat Paw Massager.


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Nyantan Cat Paw Massager – get that kneading feeling whenever you need it
Bizarre March 9, 2015 posted by

Mail A Spud – no box, no envelope, just a potato and some stamps

We’ve featured some pretty weird things here over the decades, but boy this one really stands up there with the best. The new Mail A Spud service offers to send a potato to anyone in the U.S of A, for just $9.99. We’re not talking prime edible foodstuffs here, no fancy packaging or anything. Just a potato. Or potatoe. Spud.


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Mail A Spud – no box, no envelope, just a potato and some stamps