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  1. Andy X

    The Blackest Black Material (Vantablack, Etc.)

    Scientists develop a material so dark that you can't see it...but you'll have to wait a long time for the ultimate cocktail dress. full article in The Independent Only One Artist Can Use the Blackest Material in the World - Popular Science It goes without saying that this breakthrough...
  2. Yithian

    World Records (Miscellaneous)

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/north_yorkshire/3183316.stm ================================= Mean gits. :mad:
  3. OneWingedBird

    Notably Large / Largest Fruits & Vegetables (Guinness Records, Etc.)

    Pretty much what it says on the can. http://www.extremepumpkins.com/ A friend found this on another board, but I figured it's weird enough to amuse a few Forteans...
  4. rynner2

    Animal Journeys

    This thread is just an excuse to post this link on Geese Migration - lots of loverly pics from the air as well as from the ground. Not particularly Fortean or crypto though - no doubt quite a few people would like to leave Canada during the winter! But some animal journeys are pretty...
  5. A

    Large Snakes

    The other day I saw a snake?Well thats not unusual,snakes are a common place item here,we cope with red belly blacks,taipans,western browns,bandi/bandis,black snakes and the usual tree snakes.I walk around with a length of chain attached to a wooden handle mainly for the taipans as they are so...