Monday, May 11, 2020

17 Strange Photos That Explain How the World Works

The world is full of weird and unusual things. A bionic heart, a female butterfly that is also a male at the same time, a dog that creates computer games, chocolate candies with strychnine... All these items and phenomena help us remember that our world isn’t on the list of the most boring places to live.

We are really surprised by some of these things. We bet they’ll make your jaw drop too!

1. How diggers work on a mountain:



2. This outfit for extremely cold weather was created in Yakutia, Russia.



3. This is what a piano looks like without its “shell.”



4. Red light allergic rhinitis treatment



5. This is a Heavy-Lift ship. It’s a ship that carries other ships, oil rigs, and other massive things.



6. An x-ray of a chest with a wireless charging bionic heart




7. A washing machine from the beginning of the 20th century



8. This butterfly is a gynandromorph: it’s both a male and a female.



9. Chocolate pills with iron, arsenic, and strychnine produced at the beginning of the 19th century.



10. A rare species of white turtle, that is also an albino.



11. An Euclidean geometry 3D textbook, 1570



12. The cosmonauts’ toilet



13. “This 50 pound lead container that held a radioactive pill my mom had to take to fight off what’s left of her thyroid cancer.”




14. 100 years ago, refrigerators were really stylish.



15. The head of a wedge-tailed eagle shown in a human’s palm



16. A dog named Uuno works very hard as a video game developer.



17. Not all squirrels are fluffy.



Are there any other weird facts that surprised you recently?