20 Strange & Cool Things That Actually Exist




There exists a massive abandoned supercollider in Texas. In 1993 the US Congress cancelled the Superconducting Super Collider which was designed to be nearly three times more powerful than the Large Hadron Collider at CERN, despite already spending $2 billion on its construction.

2Human echolocation

Human echolocation

There exist people who can locate objects through echolocation, thus making it possible for blind people to ride bicycles through traffic.

3TAILS operating system

TAILS operating system

There exists a live operating system that you can start on almost any computer. The TAILS operating system aims at preserving your privacy and anonymity and helps you to: use the Internet anonymously and circumvent censorship, leave no trace on the computer you are using. It uses state-of-the-art cryptographic tools.

4Giant otters

Giant otters

There are giant 6 feet otters that still exist in three remote river systems of South America. They hunt in packs and can even take on crocodiles.

5Museum of Bad Art

Museum of Bad Art

There exists a museum named Museum of Bad Art in Massachusetts which is dedicated to exhibiting sh*tty art which is “too bad to be ignored.”

6Imperial regalia

Imperial regalia

There exists a sword, a jewel, and a mirror that are all over 1,000 years old and extremely sacred to Japan. They are so important that their locations are theorized but unconfirmed and their last sighting was in 1993 during Emperor Akihito's enthronement but was also covered in packages.



There exists a “space station of the sea” named the Aquarius, which is a permanent underwater laboratory located 3.5 miles off of the Florida Keys.

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There exists an infamous Star Wars trading card of C-3PO in which it appears the droid is sporting a ginormous erection, and nobody is quite sure how it happened.

9Avalanche Airbags

Avalanche Airbags

Avalanche Airbags exist, and they are used when people fall into an avalanche. They help people survive by "making them bigger" and so staying closer to the surface by the principle of inverse segregation.

10Mistress Dispellers

Mistress Dispellers

A thriving industry exists in China solely for the purpose of 'dispelling mistresses'. Wives, for a price, enlist undercover agents to destroy relationships their husbands have embarked on with other women.


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