The family that sticks together ...

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... sticks to metal objects? Such is the case with a unique family in Taiwan, who are literally magnetic. They can press forks, spoons and metal ashtrays to their bodies, and they won't fall off. The family's patriarch can even suspend a six-pound iron from his chest, without the aid of glue, invisible wires or other kinds of trickery. The strangest thing is that they don't seem to emit a magnetic field; scientists in Taipei are baffled. Watch this video to see their powers at work!

February 8, 2007 - 12:10pm
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