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NEWS: Bear Opens Van Doors 'Like a Person' in Tennessee

NEWS: Bear Opens Van Doors 'Like a Person' in Tennessee

Can you imagine coming out to your minivan for a quick family ice cream trip, and instead finding a giant, hairy creature with a mouth full of teeth inside?! No, it’s not Sasquatch, but in “weird news of the day,” a family in Tennessee caught sight of a big bear standing upright and using his dextrous paws to open their van doors! Does this prove that bear sightings can often be mistaken for Bigfoot sightings? Or is there just more to this strange world than we are typically get the chance to witness? Read the full article and watch the video here.

NEWS: The Pentagon Has a Laser That Can Identify People From a Distance — By Their Heartbeat

NEWS: The Pentagon Has a Laser That Can Identify People From a Distance — By Their Heartbeat

Everyone’s heart is different. Like the iris or fingerprint, our unique cardiac signature can be used as a way to tell us apart. Crucially, it can be done from a distance. A new device, developed for the Pentagon after US Special Forces requested it, can identify people without seeing their face: instead it detects their unique cardiac signature with an infrared laser.

NEWS: Scientists Believe DNA Has Finally Identified Jack the Ripper

NEWS: Scientists Believe DNA Has Finally Identified Jack the Ripper

After over 100 years of mystery and speculation, a team of scientists in the U.K. believes they have DNA proof that definitively identifies the legendary serial killer Jack the Ripper - and it appears he was a real-life Sweeney Todd, Demon Barber of Fleet Street.

NEWS: Driver of Flipped Van in California Blames Aliens for Accident

NEWS: Driver of Flipped Van in California Blames Aliens for Accident

Call Giorgio A. Tsoukalos to the scene, because it sounds like aliens!

On February 6, a van driver on Highway 18 in California inexplicably flipped his vehicle, and told emergency responders that extraterrestrials had caused the accident.