Archive | June, 2010

Weird Human Disease

1) Progeria Syndrome   Progeria Syndrome (source: Wilkipedia)     Progeria Syndrome (image: horrific humanity)   This is a devastating disease and defect in child’s genetic code. Children with Progeria disease have premature baldness, thinning of bones and arthritis, heart disease and fast aging process as they grow old and have a short span of […]

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Weird Wedding Customs and Traditions

Being a bride is one woman’s dream especially tying-knots with the man she love most. And this day, giving up her singleness and facing a new page of her life and new challenges as wife. But in every country there are customary traditions that are followed or else the newly married couple will have unhappy […]

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Weird Cultures and Traditions

1) Long-Necked Karen Hilltribes Karen Hilltribe/ Padaung Long-Necked of Myanmar, Burma The padaung or kareni tribes of Myanmar, Burma are now forming their community in Thailand. They coil around their necks copper to extend their neck and extremely make their neck long to 40 cm. and it is a sign of beauty for them. They […]

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Weird Foods and Delicacy

I travel a lot in Asian neighboring countries like Hong Kong, Singapore, Macau, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and China. Everytime I travel I see to it that I could visit the stalls and try the street foods. Aside from its weirdness and strangeness to eat, its affordable. Here are some of those I have tried and […]

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Weird and Strange Flowers

Flowers signifies lots of positive things. Their aroma and colors gives people such a relaxing feeling. However, not all flowers could provide the same effect. In fact, there are weird and strange flowers that are famous not for their color and beauty, but because of their odd features. 1.) Lithops (Living Stone Plant)     […]

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Weird Exotic Fruits

1) Kiwano Melon     A Kiwano Melon is known for its spiky features. This exotic fruit is actually called cuke asaurus. It has a gelatinous texture and its taste is compared to that of a tart and delectable cucumber. 2) Romanescu or Romanesco     Closely related to cauliflower or brocolli you will surely […]

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Weird kinds of Sea Creatures

The Mollusca, common name molluscs or mollusks is a large Phylum of invertebrates animals. Phylum mollusca are didvided into 9 or 10 taxonomic classes, of which two are extinct. The snails and slugs (snail without shell), include by classified species. The squids, cuttlefish and octopus are are among the most neurologically advanced invertebrates called Cephalopod […]

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