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Robert And Holly Greiner: Husband And Wife Shared Taste For Sex Acts With Children, Cops Say

Like most married couples, Robert and Holly Ann Greiner shared interests in common. Unfortunately, according to the charges they now face after they …

Residential schools, reserves and Canada's crime against humanity

The first thing worth knowing, in understanding the specific nature of the crime Canada stands accused of, is how recent it all really was.<p>Keep in mind that, until 1960, no First Nations were permitted to vote in a Canadian election. In other words, they had a legal status not of citizens but much …

Man Replaces Pet Store Signs With What We're All Really Thinking

If more ads were brutally honest like these, we'd all be better for it.<p>The awesome Internet guy behind Pleated Jeans, Jeff Wysaski -- and one of HuffPost's Funniest Tumblr Bloggers -- plays one of our new favorite games: He replaces normal products and signage with items that only folks like us who …

Sweaters

UK 'urgently investigating' video showing apparent British ISIS fighter

British police are investigating a video released Friday that shows an unmasked and apparent British ISIS fighter, a spokesperson for Prime Minister David Cameron says.<p>"The police are urgently investigating the contents of the video, including possible terrorism offenses relating to it," the …

Musée Patamécanique

The exact whereabouts of this surreal cabinet of curiosities are rarely the same place twice.<p>This tiny, hidden museum, originally founded in 2006, …

How many Greek legends were really true?

<b>The culture and legends of ancient Greece have a remarkably long legacy in the modern language of education, politics, philosophy, art and science. Classical references from thousands of years ago continue to appear. But what was the origin of some of these ideas?</b><p><b>1. Was there ever really a Trojan</b> …

Ancient History

9 Easy Tips For Finding Exactly What You Want On Google

Although everyone knows how to search for something, there are a few quick tips that can help you get the exact results you're looking for, faster.<p>Google offers a "Power Searching" class and we took it so you don't have to.<p>In the class, Dr. Dan Russell, a research scientist at Google guides you …

6 Creepy Brainwashing Techniques You Can Use Today

The world is full of shady self-help gurus and workplace seminars telling us how we can turn our lives around just by using the right words ("Don't …

If Even One Person Believes Steven Spielberg Killed A Dino, It's Too Many

At HuffPost Weird, we don't have much faith in humanity. But we do have enough faith to believe that almost nobody seriously thought this photo was real:<p>Well, "real" in the sense that it seriously portrays a slaughtered animal. It IS real in the sense that it is an actual photo, which shows …

Partially Nude Bodies Transformed Into Vivid Masterpieces At World Bodypainting Festival 2014

The World Bodypainting Festival bills itself as "most colorful event in the world." This year's event, a wild bash of eye-popping design, psychedelic colors and quirky headgear, was no exception.<p>At the 17th annual event, which ran from June 29 to July 6, artists from around the world descended on …

This Woman Had Her Face Photoshopped In Over 25 Countries To Examine Global Beauty Standards

Esther Honig, a freelance journalist based out of Kansas City, sent an unaltered photograph of herself to more than 40 Photoshop aficionados around the world. "Make me beautiful," she said, hoping to bring to light how standards of beauty differ across various cultures.<p>The project, titled <i>Before &</i> …

How to survive a winter in Antarctica – in pictures

Photographer and explorer Dr Alexander Kumar spent nine months at Concordia Station, where temperatures drop to -80C and your nearest neighbours are astronauts orbiting the Earth. Follow his journey through the worst winter in the world<p>• White Mars, Living on Planet Concordia is on at the Royal …

The Marathon Monks of Mount Hiei Put Olympic Athletes to Shame

In the foothills of Mt. Hiei, to the northeast of Kyoto City, lies a huge, 1,200-year old temple complex called Enryakuji. The Tendai-shu monks who …

27 Musicians And Their Hits Reimagined As Buildings

What if you could live inside your favorite songs, from “Bohemian Rhapsody” to “Space Oddity?”<p>A beloved album can turn into a sonic home of sorts, and provide a measure of comfort that trumps an actual living space. Now we have a mash-up of both: In his new illustration series, “Archimusic,” …

20-Year-Old Photographer’s Compellingly Surreal Visual Narratives

Here at My Modern Met, we have a weakness for young creatives who express themselves through stunningly surreal fine art photography. Like fellow artists Alex Stoddard, Kyle Thompson, and Diggie Vitt, 20-year-old German photographer Katharina Jung uses her camera and masterful photo manipulation to …

Photography

This Is What People Would Look Like If They Were Shredded Into Thin Lines

“Scribbled Line People” is a digital collaboration between New York-based illustrator Ayaka Ito and programmer Randy Church. Part of a “3D Motion and …

Snow-fuelled neurophilosophy

Pete Mandik is a professor of philosophy and was due to give a class on neurophilosophy before his class got snowed out. Instead of ditching the …

The World Cup will open with a kick from a brain-controlled exoskeleton

Using nothing but his thoughts, a paralyzed Brazilian will kick off today’s World Cup wearing the world’s most advanced brain-controlled exoskeleton. The device, called BRA-Santos Dumont, is a product of the Walk Again Project, an international collaboration of neuroscientists and engineers …

Exoskeletons

Mugshots Of Fairytale Heroines Tell A Different Story

Show us one person who can't recite the story of Alice in Wonderland, Little Red Riding Hood, Snow White or Goldilocks by heart, and we'll show you a baby just born into this world. Because we <i>all</i> grew up learning of the dangerous scenarios these heroines had to endure -- from a wolf dressed as …

Man In Underpants Causes Delays On M8 Motorway In North Lanarkshire (PICTURE)

A man who spent the morning wandering around a busy motorway in his boxer shorts has been detained by police.<p>The man, clad in just green tartan …

The formal cat fantasy portraiture of Eldar Zakirov

Man, I love this guy's work--particularly the cats. Eldar Zakirov is on DeviantArt, and you can support his high weirdness by purchasing prints. He …

8 Useful Foreign Words the English Language Needs to Steal

Despite the fact that dozens of new slang terms enter the English language on a weekly basis (did anyone use "selfie" three years ago?), there are …

Doubleparlour Sculptures

Say hello to Cassandra and Ernie Velasco of Doubleparlour—and all of their little friends. The husband and wife duo is based in Lower Haight, San Francisco and started showing their work in 2007. Over the years, they’ve shown artwork at group and solo exhibitions mostly in the Bay Area. Although …

15 Summer Cocktails That Deserve a Patio

You're young, you're broke and you're looking for a relatively cheap way to cool down this summer. The answer? Ice cold cocktails.<p>Now that Memorial …

17 things that make this the perfect résumé

After all, your résumé is your key to new and exciting job opportunities.<p>Business Insider and Amanda Augustine — who currently works as TopResume's careers expert and previously worked in the same capacity as Ladders— put together the following résumé for all current and future job seekers.<p>While …

Employment

Unusual Pairings Beautifully Blend into Dreamlike Portraits

Spanish-based artist Antonio Mora, also known as mylovt, uses the web to craft his surreal works. He looks through online databases and finds images that he later combines into unconventional portraits. We see unusual pairings where the lower half of human faces are fused with waterfalls, …

Framing

Victorian Strangeness: The ship taken over by animals

<b>Take one ship. Add a consignment of ferocious beasts in flimsy containers. Send it in to a stormy ocean and stand well back. Author Jeremy Clay tells the extraordinary story of horror on the high seas.</b><p>She was so late, they had given her up as lost. Another ship swallowed whole by the ocean on the …

Monkeys

A Manatee Drinking Water From A Hose Has An Insane Looking Mouth (VIDEO)

When YouTuber DeerMeatForDinner went down to his dock to filet some fish, he found an unexpected visitor. A sea cow/mermaid/manatee was peeking its mouth above the water for some fresh water from the hose.<p>Manatees are pretty precious from every angle, except maybe one.<p>Watch the video above to see …