At Live Science, we delve into science news from around the world every day — and some of those stories can get a little weird. Here are some of the strangest science news articles from this week.
"Scream out my lungs"
A 16-year-old fan of the boy band One Direction screamed so much at one of their concerts that she visited the emergency room and was diagnosed with collapsed lungs. [Read more about the One Direction fan's lungs]
Secret JFK documents
Thousands of federal documents related to the assassination of president John F. Kennedy are scheduled to be released later this month. Many people have long argued that there was more than one gunman, and that important officials arranged for JFK's murder over his unpopular policies. [Read more about the secret JFK files]
Smelly bait snares cave critter
A tiny, eyeless, insectlike creature emerged from a cave in Turkmenistan, lured from its subterranean home deep underground by a piece of stinky cheese. [Read more about the unusual cavedwelling creatures
Rats to blame for teen's rare virus
Two women who tested positive for a virus rarely seen in the U.S. likely contracted it from an infected pet rat. [Read more about the rat-borne illness]
Photobomb on the wing
A timelapse photo of the International Space Station silhouetted against the sun featured a second, unexpected subject — a bird in flight, crossing the sun at the same time as the ISS. [Read more about the feathered photobomb]
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