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The strangest coincidence ever recorded

Three ships sunk in the same spot off the coast of Wales on the same day (December 5th) during the last 200 years and all three ships had only 1 survivor. And every time the survivor was named Hugh Williams. WTF
read more : http://thescuttlefish.com/2010/12/hms-friday-the-legend-of-hugh-williams/

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Python eats alligator while it is still alive

WTF (warning disturbing images)

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The elusive thunderstorm phenomena called sprites captured

Near the edge of space, sprites and elves dance, but there's nothing mythical about them.

Sprites and elves are reddish, ultrafast bursts of electricity that are born near the edge of space, about 50 miles (80 kilometers) up in the atmosphere. Sprites are jellyfish-shaped, starting as balls of light that stream downward, whereas elves take the shape of ring-like halos.

One sprite was captured with a digital camera by Expedition 31 astronauts aboard the International Space Station as it traveled over Myanmar on April 30

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Huge piece breaks off glacier and creates giant wave

Two tourists decide to take a boat trip to Ilulissat in Greenland to view the glaciers. That looked just fine, until one of them breaks and treats the tourists on a real tidal wave.

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Durian fruit: the most smelly fruit in the world

Smelly socks overlaid with vomit is only one of the descriptions. For years the Durian fruit has fascinated visitors to east asia. It's stink is overpowering, and hotels forbid guests to bring it in.

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