Hurricane season 2018: Atlantic tropical storm forecast predicts fewer cyclones | Weird | News

When Subtropical Storm Alberto passed through the North Atlantic, the cyclone caused £37million ($50million) in damage in the Gulf of Mexico. The storm’s development on May 25 kickstarted the North Atlantic hurricane season a week early. But a team of scientists believe this is not a sign of things to come. Weather experts at the University of Arizona (UA) predict hurricane activity this year will likely remain below the average median. The news will come as a particular relief after the incredibly deadly 2017 hurricane season which left thousands of…

Mars news: UFO mystery of Medusae formation SOLVED | Weird | News

An unusual bump on the surface of the Medusae Fossae Formation on Mars was considered by many to be proof of extraterrestrial aliens. But scientists at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore have determined the formation is an entirely natural element of Medusae and not alien. The Medusae Fossae is an eight-mile-long deposit of soft rock near the Red Planet’s equator. The rock formation is distinctive for its rolling hills and mesas but a sizeable bump on one of the hills has sparked a conspiracy frenzy. Conspiracy theorist Scott C Waring…

Time travel proof: UK sent MYSTERIOUS man to year 2365 in SECRET research operation | Weird | News

In an online video, the man claims to have worked for the UK Government for most of his adult life, and signed up to test future advanced technology. Commenting on why he decided to partake in the trials, he said: “They offered to pay me over €200,000 to take the job, so I thought it was good for my family.” He noted the Government does not entirely know how time travel works, but insisted they employ the technique to conduct vital research. He said: “People in the Government aren’t exactly…

Man With Gun Forehead Tattoo Charged With Illegally Possessing Firearm

If gun tattoos are outlawed, then only outlaws will have gun tattoos? A South Carolina man barred from possessing firearms because of his criminal record was arrested over the weekend and charged with ― you guessed it, weapons possession. After 24-year-old Michael Vines slammed a Toyota Camry into a power pole on Saturday night, firefighters saw him toss a handgun into the grass, Greenville police reported, according to The Smoking Gun. Authorities charged Vines with driving under a suspended license, driving too fast for conditions and unlawful carrying of a firearm, according to WYFF-TV. The…

Summer solstice 2018: Rituals and solstice meaning for first day of summer TOMORROW | Weird | News

What is summer solstice? Summer solstice is the longest day of the year and beginning of summer, according to astronomers. The date usually falls between June 20 and 22, every year – but in 2018 it falls on Thursday June 21. Also known as midsummer, the day defines the moment Earth reaches its maximum rotational axis of 23.5 degrees towards the Sun. The day has the longest period of daylight in the Northern Hemisphere, while the Southern Hemisphere experiences its shortest day. Sadly, for the UK and other countries, the…

Summer solstice 2018: Spiritual meaning, superstitions and astrology | Weird | News

The Summer Solstice will usher in the astronomical start of summer in the Northern Hemisphere on Thursday, June 21. The solstice occurs when Earth is titled 23.5 degrees on its axis towards the sun, making the day it falls on the day with the longest daylight hours. But outside of the science behind the astronomical event, many are interested in the astrological and spiritual significance of the event. So what exactly is the mystic meaning of the 2018 Summer Solstice? For many, the Summer Solstice marks a time of celebration…

‘Wolf-Like’ Animal That Baffled Officials Turns Out To Be A Regular Wolf

The mystery of a seemingly bizarre “wolf-like” creature that was shot and killed in Montana last month has been solved: The animal was a wolf all along. DNA results from a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service forensic laboratory in Oregon show the lupine creature was a female gray wolf. (The gray wolf is a wolf species, and individuals can vary in color.) The Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks announced the results in a press release on Monday. Montana Fish Parks and Wildlife The animal whose identity baffled wildlife officials…

World Cup 2018 winner prediction: Oracle goat picks football champion | Weird | News

Zabiyaka the goat from Samara Zoo, Russia, is believed by many to hold mystic powers of clairvoyance and prediction. During a special event at the Russian zoo today the peculiar goat predicted the results of the upcoming Group C match between Denmark and Australia. The two teams will clash this Thursday, June 21, at Samara Arena and according to Zabiyaka, the teams are headed for a stalemate. The goat confidently predicted a draw between the teams after it ignored two bowls of food branded with flags of the respective countries.…

Man Gets Receipt Telling The Cook To Spit In His Food

What was supposed to be a happy Father’s Day meal turned out to be a stomach-churning experience for one New York City man. Curtis Mays’ daughter and granddaughter took him out to the Bohemian Hall and Beer Garden for burgers and beer. Everything was fine ― that is, until they got the receipt. At that point, he noticed something really disgusting. Along with the request to add cheddar cheese and mayo to his burger was this directive: “Please spit in it too.” “I ate my burger already. I felt like…

Loch Ness Monster: Scientists hunt for Nessie DNA in Scottish loch | Weird | News

Myths and legends of giant monsters lurking in the murky water of Loch Ness date back more than 15 centuries. But an academic from the University of Otago in New Zealand is ready to figure our whether there is any grain of truth to the legend of the Loch Ness Monster. Dr Neil Gemmell plans to collect and scan 300 DNA samples from the Scottish loch to prove or disprove Nessie’s existence. He said: “Over 1,000 people claim that they have seen a monster. “Maybe there is something extraordinary there.”…