WNW: Weird News Wednesday
Forget about drinking beer FROM space and start drinking beer made WITH space. Well, technically it's space dust. Dogfish Head has made a beer that includes real, crushed up, lunar meteorites. What!? Who decided they wanted to drink space dust? How does it not kill you? I don't know why I assume space dust is lethal. Space is scary, okay? Find out more here.
A lake has been found in Tanzania that turns animals to "stone". Apparently the lake has a high salt and alkalinity content that petrifies things. It's super creepy. A bunch of birds and bats have been found in and around the lake, all stiff and preserved. Naturally, a photographer got their hands on the creatures and made some creepy photos. Check em out.
If you've ever doubted the possibility of Spontaneous Combustion, you should "Google" Frank Baker. He's apparently living proof of the strange phenomena! Frank's body caught fire randomly one day, back in 1995. His doctor reported that the flames started from the inside of his body. And somehow he lived to talk about it! Crazy! (source)