A fake screenshot claims Hurricane Florence’s 80-foot waves contain sharks that will eventually end up in neighborhoods once the Carolinas flood. The viral screenshot looks realistic and resembles a newscast. Experts say Florence’s waves do not contain any live sharks so a Sharknado is not possible.
In Shanghai, China, they’re building a giant indoor ski resort. Indoors. For real. The resort, which they’re calling Wintastar Shanghai, will feature nearly one million square feet of fresh powder on three ski slopes, with one of those slopes being big enough for Olympic training.
Yahoo News claims the city of Uranus, Missouri has gotten a new newspaper with a funny name. One elected official is worried that the name of the new newspaper will bring ridicule to the town, but the publisher says the paper will be fun and include lots of local news. The name of the new newspaper in Uranus, Missouri is called, “The Uranus Observer.” Not kidding.