The world’s third successful penis transplant has taken place in South Africa.
So far this year, the Bangkok Fire and Rescue Department has received 31,801 calls for help to remove snakes.
Getting spiders to drink a solution of graphene and carbon nanotubes makes their webs five times stronger.
DNA analysis of nine samples of supposed yetis from collections around the world by US scientists has found that eight are from bears and one is from a dog.
Marine biologists have discovered the world’s deepest dwelling fish: the Mariana snailfish lives further beneath the sea than Mount Everest is high.
Books banned in Texas prisons include Freakonomics, The Color Purple and Monty Python’s Big Red Book, whereas Mein Kampf is on the approved list.