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Video: Dogs Jumping Rope, How Many At Once?

These dogs jumping rope are the weirdest thing I saw today. I didn’t know dogs could do this, it seems … unnatural. Let me guess, now you want even more dogs jumping the same rope at once, right? Here’s the 2012 world record: An astounding thirteen simultaneous jump rope leaping doggies. Visitors to the Uchida … Continue reading

Video: Man Carries a Horse on His Back

This is Dmytro Khaladzhi, a 38-year-old a former circus performer from the Ukraine. He can carry a full grown horse. Little is known about the eastern European giant but a dubious Wikipedia page dedicated to him claims he holds 63 Guinness World Records. Via theSun How much does a full grown horse weigh? The size … Continue reading

Video: Seeing 360 Degrees, Like a Hammerhead Shark

Is this video what it is like to see 360 degrees? It’s a great effect. Would you see like this if you were a flying hammer head shark? It’s only a matter of time before we have 360 glasses. Technically speaking, the idea really isn’t all that complicated–no doubt, much of the hardware could be … Continue reading

Is this street leap real??

This looks like a world record for street leaping, but is it the real thing? I have to wonder if it is two jumps combined as one with a video edit.  Notice the line down the middle of the concrete? Might be a clue. 😜 True or not, it’s fun to just enjoy it. … Continue reading

What if the world was just big enough for you?

This video makes me think of the bubble in which we live, our own private planet, a world that moves around us. Bienvenido Aguado Alba nails a raw run with #GoProFusion for #HappyRideWeekend2017 @LaPomaBikePark – TrueStrange.com

Can Martin Strel Swim Around the World?

Long ago I started writing a song called “Swimming Around the World” as a joke. Today I was surprised to learn that one man, Martin Strel, is serious about attempting this super-human aquatic feat. If anyone can do it, he can. One of the most ambitious and successful open ocean swims ever documented was by Benoit … Continue reading

Strange Exits: Big Game Hunter Crushed to Death by Elephant

His web site says big game hunter Theunis Botha embraced his heart’s passion. His passion was killing rare and beautiful animals for sport. He was crushed to death on the Good Luck Farm by a female elephant which his friends shot and killed.  A big game hunter was crushed to death after an elephant, that … Continue reading

Video: Jetpack skiing at 75 mph

Jet pack skiing should be in the next James Bond movie, but with smaller jet packs. The real one is a bit bulky. If you’re one of those few people that think downhill skiing is a little too easy or a little too mainstream, Ski Cross world champion Filip Flisar has the answer, jetpack skiing! … Continue reading