2,000 Autonomous Cars Coming to Ann Arbor

University of Michigan © Corey Seeman Ann Arbor, Michigan is set to become a hotbed of driverless vehicles. The Mobility Transportation Center at University of Michigan plans to create a fleet of...

Drunken Man Mistakes Cop for Stripper

© Ian Halsey It was only when they arrived at the police station and he was booked on charges of obstructing a police officer that a mortifying sense of embarrassment set in for a British man. Up to...

Vatican City Doves of Peace Attacked

St. Peter's Square © Muge Arseven A symbolic gesture by Pope Francis took an unexpected turn when the two doves released from the balcony of the Apostolic Palace -- where he spoke about unrest in the...

Jurassic Park Comes to Life in Australia

Model dinosaur at Palmersaurus © Kae Yen Wong Someone obviously didn't get the memo that Jurassic Park was a cautionary tale. Palmersaurus is a new theme park in Australia that opened recently on the...

Elephants Storm the Twitterverse

African Elephant © Shankar S. A pack of GPS-toting pachyderms has taken Twitter by a storm. Four bull African elephants in central Kenya are now tweeting with a little help from human interpreters....

Strange, Racist Ad Creates Controversy for ANA

© All Nippon Airways Japanese Airline ANA is apologizing to customers individually for causing offence with its latest commercial. The video spot features two Japanese men in ANA uniforms musing...

Yes, There Are No Bananas at Paignton Zoo

© rambletamble Keepers at Paignton Zoo in the United Kingdom must have been exposed to too many of those annoying ONE WEIRD TIP FOR A FLAT BELLY ads on the internet. You know, the ones that...

Toronto Bookstore Celebrates the Joy of Randomness

Book from the BIBLIO-MAT © Steph Spencer Serendipity is a wonderful thing, and it is often the unexpected that gives us the most pleasure. The Monkey's Paw antiquarian bookstore in Toronto has an...