Ends Spring comes now the summer, but in the world of humans and animals still prevails March Madness, surprising and positive developments taking place in all corners of the globe and affect everyone from savvy Russian drivers to not less clever Siamese cats and crows.
Let's see what we prepared last April. All interesting incident posted on the degree of irrationality and unusual from 10th place toward the first.
10th place - "Strategic Weapon №1»
Named the country where live the "skaters" girl.
German researchers of this issue is not even too lazy to draw special "bust card" of the world. History is silent, how data were obtained, but the results are the following: the most spectacular busts (average size - more D, then there are more Russian №4) - women of Russia, Finland, Sweden and Norway. For Severyanka followed by American, Colombian and resident in Venezuela: in these countries, the average bra size - D.
Size With peculiar Canadian, Brazilian, representatives of Argentina, Chile, is British, French women, Italians, women from Poland, Ukraine, Romania. Even more modest bust B in meksikanok, residents of the north of Africa, Kazakhstan, India, Iran, Turkey, Afghanistan, Pakistan. And the most modest dimensions possess a resident of Southeast Asia.
On the map:
- Red - a country where the average breast size over the 4th (or greater than the dimension D on the international scale)
- Dark gray zone - a country where the average bra size D (4th Russian)
- Grey - Size (Russian 3rd)
- Pink - The average size of the breast (Russian №2)
- White highlighted in the country, where the average breast size - no more than A (Russia №1).
Well, how else to stop a galloping horse?
9 place - "Take off the shelf cake»
In Mexico, a computer game to teach to falsify the election results.
It has developed one of the local companies. The game is called "Election War" will identify 33 "relatively honest ways of" rigging, as well as to identify professional fraudsters.
Users demonstrated some of the techniques of fraud, and displays video from the polling stations. To win the game you must use as many ways of fraud, the spoils of victory, "his" candidate, as well as to provoke an unexpected malfunction of the system of counting votes.
The most popular ways to rig the election results are such methods as "pregnant ballot box" (stuffing a large number of pre-marked ballots), "Carousel", "cakes" (for "true" Giving voice man fed free of charge), as well as "mad mouse" ( a situation where the address of the polling station suddenly changed without warning voters).
"I'm not a magician, I'm just ...»
8 place - "For the ear - and shkolushku»
The Danish authorities awaken schoolchildren in the mornings.
Faced with the problem of absenteeism lessons, the authorities decided to follow the example Frederiksberg Municipality Nyborg. As a result, in the state of the commune will be an employee whose task will consist in the fact that students attend school regularly and on time.
In particular, such an employee will be in the house truants, wake them up and carry out a conversation with themselves and their parents. According to chairman of the faculty committee of the city, "children who do not attend school - is the weakest link in society. If you guys have the ability, but they do not develop them in school, then later simply fail in life. "
However, the project, there were also critics who believe that the state should not take on the role of parents.
"Tea, coffee in bed does not want to?»
7 place - "Ride" for free »
Raven rolled on the back of an eagle.
South Korean photographer Kim Hench decided to shoot the birds, taking the food that is left for them people. However, he could not think that will take a photo, which will fly the world's media and blogs.
And he was able to remove - no more, no less - when a raven ride on the back of an eagle. Both birds, which are usually at war with each other for food, for some time, decided to call a truce and perhaps even become friends.
Who? Turuk Mukti!
6th place - "Zombie Marathon»
In the Philippines, it has passed the championship of escape from the zombies.
In an unusual race with obstacles was attended by about 5000 people. According to the organizers of the tournament, they tried to get rid of athletes from the boredom and monotony that accompany long-distance runners.
To this end, over the entire route it was placed about 200 actors portraying zombies. Those were hiding behind trees and bushes and the long rocky climbs to surprise runners.
On the belt of each of the participants were assigned three tapes, the loss of which symbolized each bite. If a runner has lost all the tapes - he was declared "dead" and not compete for prizes. Thus victims under penalty of disqualification categorically forbidden by the attacking zombies, beat them or throwing various objects.
5th place - "Little Red Riding Hood 2: Concrete Jungle»
Small German drove through the city on a bicycle to visit his grandmother.
Recently, Hameln police received a report of a child who several times crossed the same street. As it turned out, it was a two-year Joel Noah, who resigned in a backpack favorite sweets, she sat on a toy bike and headed across town to her grandmother, was in the hospital.
However, he did not know the road, so was forced to ride back and forth - the truth, five kilometers from the house. Sam the kid complains that his bike was not equipped with a satellite navigation system.
In the 2 years do not bike without stabilizers wheels? Impressive!
4th place - "Brazilian Tangled»
12-year-old girl sold her hair to buy his parents a house.
A young resident of Rio de Janeiro Natasha Moraes de Andrade last cut still in its infancy. As a result, the length of her hair has reached more than 1, 5 meters.
Each week, she had 4 hours to wash their luxurious locks, and in their daily combing took another 1, 5. In addition, the parents could not include the home fans, because they feared that it would delay her daughter's hair.
Natasha finally decided to take a haircut, especially because of the length of the hair and the quality it offered 5 thousand dollars. With the money her parents are going to build a new house - with a separate room for Natasha.
This is what power the fan once was?
3rd place - "Bear flying squirrel»
Hungry Bear alarmed campus.
In the US Boulder Wildlife Service evacuated brown predator, who appeared on the campus of the University of Colorado. The adult male, weighing about 100 kilograms, wandered into the territory of the campus in search of food.
His first employee of the university noticed. She drops a coin in a parking meter when she saw next to his foot hairy paw. First, she took the animal for a big dog like a St. Bernard. Realizing what was wrong, the employee ran away.
Bear is probably too scared and prefer to escape to a nearby tree. He climbed to a height of about four meters. Special services were forced to shoot him with a tranquilizer dart. Within minutes, the bear spread out gracefully landed on a soft mat under a tree, where finally fell asleep. After that he moved into the cell and taken back to the forest.
2nd place - "Mission»
Artful Siamese cat has learned to open the refrigerator
Pet named Oscar drags him from the frozen steaks, fish sticks and other products. His favorite video is his little mistress. The video seen by more than a million users. To get to the coveted trophy, Oscar first opens the freezer door, and then jump up and hang on the handle, keeping the front paws. Once the refrigerator door is opened, the cat jumps on the floor, and then jumps to the new forces in the open freezer, where it is waiting for a tasty treat.
It remains to learn how to cover up a trail, and the trick is done!
1st place - "Deep underground»
Driver physicist in the US has avoided a fine, citing four pages of scientific calculations.
Russian Dmitry Kryukov was able to achieve this because of their knowledge of physics and mathematics: the man is a professor at the University of California. He was accused that he did not stop at the stop line, but in the court of Russian science could prove his innocence.
As proof Kryukov introduced complex calculations on 4 pages. He applied quantities such as distance of the police away from the scene, the linear and angular velocity of the vehicle - a combination of both, according to Kryukov, distorted "perception is reality" guardian so that he mistakenly thought that the professor drove STOP without stopping.
The judge believed physics and acquitted him of the charges. However, the story is not over: after the trial professor published a proof on the University website (http://arxiv.org/abs/1204.0162). He noted that in the document there is a mistake, and offered to find her all comers.
Here, truly, Russian will never surrender!