Daria Radionova, a 21-year-old student from Russia, has been attracting a lot of attention on the streets of London lately, thanks to her ultra luxurious Swarovski crystal-studded Mercedes CLS 350. You read that right, she spent a whopping £20,000 ($32,400 USD) to cover the saloon in a million Swarovski crystals. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Sigma's 200-500mm f/2.8 APO EX DG Ultra-Telephoto Zoom Lens doesn't just come with a hefty $25,9999 price tag, but it's gigantic as well, resembling a bazooka of sorts. Apparently, many people have purchased this lens, and for all the wrong reasons, whether it be shooting a wedding from 30-miles away or using it to search for the Higgs Boson. Check out more reviews here. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a crazy underwater film that was made without any special effects.
The Huntsman Spider (above) is common to Australia, but also in many warm-temperate-to-tropical parts of the world. As adults, huntsman spiders do not build webs, but hunt and forage for food: their diet consists primarily of insects and other invertebrates, and occasionally small skinks and geckos. They live in the crevices of tree bark, but will frequently wander into homes and vehicles. Continue reading for more crazy things you will probably only see in Australia.
Dracula simia, called also monkey orchid or the monkey-like Dracula, is an epiphytic orchid originally described in the genus Masdevallia, but later moved to the genus Dracula. The arrangement of column, petals and lip strongly resembles a monkey's face. The plant blooms at any season with several flowers on the inflorescence that open successively. Flowers are fragrant with the scent of a ripe orange. Continue reading for more real-life flowers that look like other things.
If the island above looks familiar that's because it was featured in 007 Skyfall. The uninhabited Battleship Island in Nagasaki Prefecture, served as an inspiration for the lair of villain Raoul Silva. Although exterior footage of the island is featured, no scenes were filmed on the island itself. Exterior sets of the island were recreated using a combination of CGI and practical effects at Pinewood Studios in Great Britain. Continue reading for more.
Unless you're flying first class all the time, you're bound to encounter some bizarre sights in economy, also known as cattle class. For example, this person decided to do a handstand in their seat, or is an acrobat who can only sleep with their legs up in the air. Unfortunately, things only get stranger from there, and Instagram sensation "Passenger Shaming" has rounded up an interesting gallery for your viewing enjoyment. Continue reading to see them all.
It looks like something straight from a circus show, but it's actually just the unique Sideways Bike by Michael Killian of Ireland. Here's what Killian has to say about his creation, "The sideways bike is a two wheel steering bicycle with independently steerable wheels that travels sideways. this steering arrangement affords a unique and distinct motion that is both entertaining and graceful; much like the motion of a snowboard." Continue reading for the full ride video from Paris and more information.
Don't have a fork, but have other random utensils laying around? Tying a few toothpicks onto a plastic knife just might be your next best option. Or, if you couldn't afford prime seats at the ballgame, taking photos of the game through a pair of binoculars just might work. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the luckiest cyclist you'll see this year.
Some things sound better than they actually are, but these companies and designers thought otherwise. I mean, an N64 coffee table, Darth Vader-inspired coffee machine, and Boba Fett mixer all sound like things people would talk about online, but they're all real - though some may be very hard to obtain. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the first iPhone 6 owner in Perth, Australia doing something on live television you'd never expect.