11+ Mysterious Finds That Only The Internet Was Capable Of Solving

Humans are curious creatures by nature, so if you consider yourself as one, this list will give you a lot of satisfaction. Many Reddit users posted these pictures of weird or unusual items without knowing what they were so that other users could figure out their purpose. You will be surprised by knowing these curious finds! Let’s see.

1. This symbol means ‘Do not climb,’ and is used to identify poles that are damaged so technicians can be aware of the potential risk.

Image credits: Reddit/-lilnut-

Image credits: Reddit/-lilnut-

2. This golden pin it's a Surveyor 1 probe, and it was given to the workers of the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory to celebrate Apollo’s success in the early 60s.

Image credits: Reddit/EPYCi9

Image credits: Reddit/EPYCi9

3. Someone found this in their car antenna, and Reddit users told them that those are potter wasps nests.

Image credits: Reddit/modzark

Image credits: Reddit/modzark

4. Many people don’t know what these tiny things are. They are plastic buckles and are used to secure straps around big packages for shipment.

Image credits: Reddit/coldypewpewpew

Image credits: Reddit/coldypewpewpew

5. These are explosives used to cause avalanches purposely, so if you ever see one of these, don’t dare to touch it.

Image credits: Reddit/Lucifer_Light

Image credits: Reddit/Lucifer_Light

6. This is a splitting maul and the moving pieces on the opposite side of the head help to split the wood.

Image credits: Reddit/NoKevinThatsMyCake

Image credits: Reddit/NoKevinThatsMyCake

7. It is hard to figure out what this little piece is. However, Reddit users explained that these are butterfly clips and they help to secure things like brushes and nets to poles used in pool cleaning.  

Image credits: Reddit/lane_boi_

Image credits: Reddit/lane_boi_

8. Someone saw this in the waters of the Netherlands. It is called Marker Wadden project and consists of creating islands to restore the biodiversity of Lake Markermeer.

Image credits: Reddit/coleymoleyroley

Image credits: Reddit/coleymoleyroley

9. Despite this looks like a fossil fang, it is the fossilized cast of the inside of a rudist shell, and it belongs to the late-Jurassic period.

Image credits: Reddit/LegoOfMe

Image credits: Reddit/LegoOfMe

10. A Reddit user thought this was a green apple, but he realized it wasn’t when he gave it a bite. Actually, this is an unripe persimmon.

Image credits: Reddit/Spinningisabadtrick

Image credits: Reddit/Spinningisabadtrick

11. This might look weird, but its purpose is pretty ordinary. This is a type of brush for barbecuing, and the links in the chain are to hold the sauce.

Image credits: Reddit/Downfeather6

Image credits: Reddit/Downfeather6

12. This vintage craft tool is a punch needle, and it is used to make decorative rugs. It looks a bit primitive, we know.

Image credits: Reddit/fathernicolow

Image credits: Reddit/fathernicolow

13. At first sight, you might think those are hover seats, but actually, they are riding trowels and are used to give a smooth surface to concrete floors.

Image credits: Reddit/Scotcheg

Image credits: Reddit/Scotcheg

14. Here is a car that looks like if it came out from ‘The Jetsons’. It is a custom '60s Spaceliner. These cars were made during the hype of the space-age style.

Image credits: Reddit/jzehner05

Image credits: Reddit/jzehner05

15. This is for bottling beer, and it is known as the bottling tree. You sanitize the bottle and put them on this rack to let them drip dry right before you bottle the beer.

Image credits: Reddit/ArmaggedonRag

Image credits: Reddit/ArmaggedonRag

16. Many would think this is an alien egg, but it is a smooshed golfball.

Image credits: Reddit/2minuteswithTom

Image credits: Reddit/2minuteswithTom

17. These aren’t natural mini waterfalls. They are human-made and have multiple purposes like measuring the river's speed.

Image credits: Reddit/mycarisorange

Image credits: Reddit/mycarisorange

18. This high school gym has this sound system called Soundsphere. Sorry for disappointing you, but it is not some space age-y device.

Image credits: Reddit/phritzz

Image credits: Reddit/phritzz

19. This is very common in Japanese bathrooms. If you press that button, a sound of running water will cover up sounds you may be making that might embarrass you.

Image credits: Reddit/Coffin_Nail

Image credits: Reddit/Coffin_Nail

20. This tiny tube is a glow stick used by fishermen to attract certain species. Of course, they use it at night.

Image credits: Reddit/traylblayzer

Image credits: Reddit/traylblayzer

21. A Reddit user asked what was this thing in his car, and the community told him that it was a magnetic mount for a cell phone or other devices.

Image credits: Reddit/Atomickix

Image credits: Reddit/Atomickix

22. You may find a bright red cord like this in accessible washrooms. They are made to alert people in case the person using the toilet falls.

Image credits: Reddit/AuntyStick

Image credits: Reddit/AuntyStick

23. These weird plants are usually known as ‘ghost plants’. However, they look like some kind of mushrooms.

Image credits: Reddit/Reddit

Image credits: Reddit/Reddit

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24. You should be worried if you see something like this growing in your house. It is known as Stemonitis and grows on rotting wood.

Image credits: Reddit/Kevo2488

Image credits: Reddit/Kevo2488

25. This wooden toy was confusing for one of the Reddit users, and it's actually a kind of clacker rattle. Kids needed toys before plastic was put into use. 

Image credits: Reddit/_jacinderella

Image credits: Reddit/_jacinderella

Read more: 20+ Totally Awesome Things Found In Grandparents' Attics Despite All Odds

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