Woman’s Eye Infection Turns out to Be Live Bees Drinking Her Tears

A Taiwanese woman didn't realise that the reason her eye was stinging was because four 'sweat bees' were living beneath her eyelid.


Why Climbing Mt Everest Gives People Weird Boners

We spoke to a mountaineer about the effect high altitude has on blood pressure... and dicks.


Can Boa Constrictors Heal You?

From the ancient world to upstate New York, serpent healing has long been a source of sacred feminine power. Erin Schwartz gets wrapped up with Serpentessa. Photographed by Frankie Alduino.


Animation Handles Big Feelings Better Than Live Action

'BoJack Horseman' is one of many cartoons that capture something deeply realistic about depression precisely because their environments are not.


People Told Us Their Weirdest Road Trip Stories

"I hope you don’t mind if I take a little detour" is the last thing you want to hear when you're hitchhiking.


Truck Drivers Tell Us the Weirdest Shit They’ve Encountered on the Road

“We do a couple bumps and then he starts asking me what guns I like and if I’ve ever shot a handgun.”


Camgirls Tell Us About the Weirdest Requests They’ve Gotten

The range of human sexuality is vast and delightful.


Photos That Capture the Everyday Weirdness of Japan

Ikushun specializes perfectly timed snapshots that make us see the world in a new light.


Japanese Adult Swaddling Therapy Put Me Back in the Womb

Otonamaki is a Japanese physical therapy trend that's half-hammock, half-horror movie.


Surreal Snapshots of Everyday Life

Photographer Albert Elm takes weird pictures that capture our humanity.


This 24-Year-Old Japanese Porn Star Looks Like a Child

Producer and actor Kohey Nishi has starred in such classics as 'Having Sex in the Magic Mirror Box Car with a Female College Student with F-Cup Breasts Who Wants to Be a Kindergarten Teacher.'


Nothing Is Weirder Than Perth's Village of Garden Gnomes

In the 1990s someone put a single lawn gnome next to a tree. Twenty years later, it's exploded into a sprawling ceramic vista called Gnomesville.