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Crossing your fingers actually DOES help – just not the way you expect

Crossing your fingers actually DOES help – just not the way you expect

Doesn’t improve your luck – but protects against pain Read more

Watch in awe: Zen master cat balances an earbud on his nose

Watch in awe: Zen master cat balances an earbud on his nose

It’s definitely real, not stuffed. We checked Read more

These politicians’ faces mash-ups will haunt your nightmares

These politicians’ faces mash-ups will haunt your nightmares

Some of these are horrifying. Read more

Forget Vine – new Twitter app broadcasts LIVE video from your phone

Forget Vine – new Twitter app broadcasts LIVE video from your phone

Er, is the world ready for this? Read more

Cricket fan’s response to news reader’s racist joke is perfect

Cricket fan’s response to news reader’s racist joke is perfect

Karl Stefanovic has a history of saying the wrong thing. Read more

People are hardwired to fall out of love, shrug, move on

People are hardwired to fall out of love, shrug, move on

‘Recovering’ from love is similar to recovering from drug addiction, researchers suggest Read more

‘I saw an alien hitch a ride on the Space Shuttle,’ says NASA veteran

‘I saw an alien hitch a ride on the Space Shuttle,’ says NASA veteran

Extraterrestrial was nine feet tall, but VERY friendly Read more

Babies’ graveyard smashed up by vandals

Babies’ graveyard smashed up by vandals

Vandals ripped teddies apart, removed ornaments and plaques, and smashed graves. Read more

Hundreds flock to see landslide where Jesus just appeared

Hundreds flock to see landslide where Jesus just appeared

Other people just see trees and mud. Read more

Bomb found in central London is detonated and it’s spectacular

Bomb found in central London is detonated and it’s spectacular

Video shows just what happened when the bomb was detonated (well away from London) Read more

Pimp my mobility scooter

Pimp my mobility scooter

This pensioner has just won the gran prix with her pimped up mobility scooter. Read more

THIS is how you get a watering can off a kangaroo’s head

THIS is how you get a watering can off a kangaroo’s head

In case you were wondering… Read more

Russia to turn Space Station into orbiting tourist attraction

Russia to turn Space Station into orbiting tourist attraction

Tourists will pay an estimated £27 million a ticket Read more

Here’s what happens when a bass meets fire

Here’s what happens when a bass meets fire

This could be key technology in fighting forest fires. Read more

Non-stick bottles could put an end to the torturous wait for ketchup

Non-stick bottles could put an end to the torturous wait for ketchup

It’s a brave new world. Read more

New 12,400-mile road proposed linking UK to USA

New 12,400-mile road proposed linking UK to USA

The road would stretch something like 12,400 miles. Read more

Sleeping more than eight hours a night can kill you

Sleeping more than eight hours a night can kill you

Researchers found that after 10 years, 30% of people who slept more than eight hours were dead Read more

Can you add any more rude place names to this list?

Can you add any more rude place names to this list?

We think there are lots more that could be added. What do you think? Read more

Killer newt the size of a car is found in Portugal

Killer newt the size of a car is found in Portugal

Don’t worry, it’s dead Read more

Flashes of coloured light can give you an erection

Flashes of coloured light can give you an erection

New technique can induce hard-ons where Viagra fails Read more

Ever wondered what an exorcism looks like? Here it is

Ever wondered what an exorcism looks like? Here it is

This is something you don’t see every day. Read more

David Cameron gets monstered by mob of raging pensioners

David Cameron gets monstered by mob of raging pensioners

Don’t mess with the blue-rinse brigade. Read more

Victims of French Alps crash: Search continues in Germanwings plane wreckage

Victims of French Alps crash: Search continues in Germanwings plane wreckage

At least one Briton is believed to have been on board the doomed flight. Read more

Lads go out in Middlesbrough and wake up in Thailand after heavy night

Lads go out in Middlesbrough and wake up in Thailand after heavy night

Phillip Boyle and Jamie Blyth decided to book it, pack it, and you know the rest. Read more