Offbeat Nov 2017

Is the Earth flat? No.

Nov 18, 2017 / 12:01 am

The Flat Earth International Conference in Raleigh, North Carolina, attracted hundreds of attendees who believe the shape of the Earth is a disc instead of a...

Back flipping robot

Nov 17, 2017 / 12:01 am

Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot just keeps getting more and more agile and stable, bringing the robot apocalypse a few jumps closer.

Lazy baby

Nov 16, 2017 / 12:01 am

She's decided to skip walking altogether and go straight to automated vehicles.

Dad face swaps daughters

Nov 15, 2017 / 12:01 am

Kids are notoriously harsh critics when it comes to mealtime. You know that if they had the vocabulary, this is exactly what they would say.

10,000 Geese

Nov 14, 2017 / 12:01 am

A massive wall of snow geese take off from Lake Massawippi in Quebec. It makes you wonder what this would sound like it it was recorded in full surround sound!.

Largest model airport

Nov 13, 2017 / 12:01 am

Watch a Concorde and even the Millennium Falcon take off and fly at Hamburg's Miniatur Wunderland!

Old high school friends

Nov 12, 2017 / 12:01 am

Have you ever run into that old friend you haven't seen since high school? Has it ever turned out like this?

217 skydivers

Nov 11, 2017 / 12:01 am

Here's what it looks like when 217 skydivers do formations while hurtling towards Earth. They also broke the record for the largest group to do three...

Covered in puppies

Nov 10, 2017 / 12:01 am

This guy decided to stop fighting and surrender himself to the will of fifteen smothering puppers.

Lambo doesn't pay

Nov 9, 2017 / 12:01 am

This is basically one big metaphor for how society is rigged to let the rich get richer, right?

Cat smells another cat

Nov 8, 2017 / 12:01 am

This is the equivalent to lipstick on the collar. Poor cat.

Fans return ball cap

Nov 7, 2017 / 12:01 am

During the Houston Astros World Series parade, a woman accidentally dropped her hat from the 7th floor of a parking garage. Luckily, the fans rallied to support...

Shaq eats hottest chip

Nov 6, 2017 / 9:52 am

Retired basketball star Shaquille O'neal tried the Carolina Reaper One-Chip Challenge, and things didn't go well for him:

Outside dance party

Nov 5, 2017 / 12:01 am

These guys didn't get into the club so they had their own dance party outside, which is probably more fun than whatever's going on inside.

Used 96 Honda

Nov 4, 2017 / 12:01 am

Max Lanman's girlfriend was looking to sell her car, a 1996 Honda Accord with 141,095 miles, so he stepped up to the plate to help out. Big time:

Dropping off a friend

Nov 3, 2017 / 12:01 am

Chivalry isn't dead.

Kids design tattoos

Nov 2, 2017 / 12:01 am

These parents agreed to get tattoos designed by their kids. Who doesn't want an orange scribble on their upper thigh for eternity?

Shortest landing record

Nov 1, 2017 / 12:00 am

Weird looking helicopter but whatever...