Tag: Weird News

The bird mummies of Natron: Lake’s waters petrify animals that fall in

The Rift Valley’s Lake Natron is the chosen mating ground of the endangered lesser flamingo. The long-legged waterfowl may flourish, but to any other living creature, Lake Natron is hell on earth. The lake’s steeply alkaline waters are a graveyard for thousands of small birds. Wildlife photographer Nick Brandt used the corpses littering the Tanzanian…

Free Joints To Be Given Out For Boulder Flood Relief

After devastating floods shut down the state and claimed the lives of ten people, residents in this college mountain town are trying to get back to business as usual, which includes smoking some ganja. Organizers are set to hand out free joints today on Boulder’s bustling Pearl Street Mall, the Daily Camera reported. While much…