With flimsy handmade masks and weighted down with chains, Myanmar's traditional salvage divers can stay underwater for up to 30 minutes to haul debris from shipwrecks.
To honor the dead, burn paper replicas of luxury goods from Wi-Fi routers to race cars.
The 100 astronauts recently selected by Mars One for a mission to Mars are not expected to come back.
Chinese couples have been reported requesting Cesarean operations in order to ensure their children are born before the unlucky year.
Ancient India's 200-foot-long "jumbo planes" could fly not only forwards, backwards and sideways, but from planet to planet.
96% percent of the bluefin population has vanished, thanks to Tokyo's high-profile annual auction and a global tuna black-market.