10 year old girl named Laura Buxton released a balloon with her name and address on it, which floated 140 miles and landed in the back yard of a house where also lived a 10 year old girl named Laura Buxton. On the day of the meeting, the two girls wore essentially the same outfit — a pink sweater and jeans. The girls were the same height, which was unusual because they were both tall for their age. They both had brown hair and wore it in the same style. They both had three-year-old black Labrador Retrievers at home, as well as gray pet rabbits.Read More →

The Pontiac division of General Motors received a complaint from its customer telling that his brand new car won’t start immediately when he buys the Vanilla ice-cream while it does for the other flavors. The family had the tradition to have an ice-cream in deserts after the dinner and that is after purchasing the Pontiac he could see the car taking time to start whenever he ordered Vanilla ice cream. He wrote a complaint stating his worry, which initially was ignored by the company officials, but, soon he wrote them back in a polite tone and expressed his seriousness about the problem. The Pontiac PresidentRead More →

Russia-24 praised the ersatz android during coverage of a youth forum dedicated to robotics, boasting that “Robot Boris has already learned to dance and he’s not that bad”. But sharp-eyed bloggers were dubious. The Russian website TJournal listed questions about the robot’s performance: Where were Boris’s external sensors? Why did the robot make so many “unnecessary movements” while dancing? And why did the robot look like a person would fit perfectly inside of it? Later, photographs of the “robot” posted on social media showed the very visible neckline of the person in the suit. Boris turned out to be an “Alyosha the Robot” costume madeRead More →