A woman in Utah kept her dead husband in a freezer for ten years so she could collect his veteran's benefits. He left a notarized note saying she hadn't killed him. fox13now.com/2019/12/16/m…
In 1942, as Japanese torpedoes slowly sank the U.S.S. Lexington, then the second-largest aircraft carrier in the Navy’s arsenal, the crew abandoned ship - but not before breaking into the freezer and eating all the ice cream. theatlantic.com/health/ar…
After Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi was killed, his body was publicly displayed in a shopping mall freezer. People came from all over Libya to see it. pri.org/stories/2011-10-2…
Today I learned about the Wendy's massacre, in which a former disgruntled employee shot 7 Wendy's employees execution style after bounding and gagging them in the restaurant freezer, all for $2400. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wen…
Some Surface Pro 4 owners put their machines in a freezer to fix a flickering screen caused by overheating guru3d.com/news-story/use…
Ice-cubes shrink over time inside of a frost-free freezer because of a process known as sublimation. A heating coil activates on a timer to prevent ice buildup on the freezer coil, this allows enough hot air to enter the food storage area for ice cubes to sublimate but not enough to thaw food. reference.com/science/ice…
Dippin' Dots are not widely avaliable because they require storage at -40 F, which is too cold for the average freezer. mentalfloss.com/article.p…
A pitbull mix named Dosha, following being hit by a car, was shot in the head by a police officer in order to stop the dog’s suffering. At an animal control center, her body was put in a freezer. Two hours later, she was found alive. Dosha was taken into surgery, and survived the ordeal. cnn.com/2003/US/West/04/2…
Last year a 70-year-old butcher in the south of England who became locked in his walk-in freezer, used a 1.5kg roll of black pudding to escape from the -20 degree celsius temperatures by using it as a battering ram theweek.co.uk/90911/black…
ICEE was invented accidentally by Omar Knedlik, former owner of a Dairy Queen, by putting the soda bottles to the freezer to keep them cold because the soda machine was broken. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The…
A New Orleans police officer committed an armed robbery murdering a uniformed policeman and two employees of a restaurant in the process. One employee hid in the freezer and was spared; the officer returned to "investigate" the crime, and was identified by the survivor as the shooter en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ant…
A Pizza Hut manager during the Joplin tornado saved many lives by herding customers into a walk in freezer and bungee cording his arm to the freezer door before being sucked into the tornado and killed. kshb.com/news/state/misso…
The earliest known prank phone calls were placed in 1884, only 8 years after the telephone was invented. A series of calls were placed to undertakers in Rhode Island, summoning them to bring freezers, candlesticks and coffins for people alleged to be dead (who were very much still alive). networkworld.com/article/…
International Space Station astronauts "get ice cream if there is a science experiment that requires refrigeration or a freezer on the way back." If the "empty unit" has power it will be filled with ice cream ("single serve ice cream"). So, ice cream in space is a "very, very rare" event. nasa.gov/johnson/HWHAP/sp…
Thomas Sakara, President of Burkina Faso (1983-1987), was known as 'Africa's Che Guevara.' He lowered his salary to $450 a month and limited his possessions to a car, four bikes, three guitars, a fridge and a broken freezer. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tho…
Today I learned about Christopher Lucas. A man who saved more than 15 lives during the Joplin, MO Tornado in 2011 by strapping himself to the door of a walk-in freezer. kshb.com/news/state/misso…
Freezers do not work well/if at all, when the ambient temperature is below 40 degrees 3goodones.com/3-things-to…
In 1985 a Detroit high school administrator murdered his wife after discovering she was cheating on him with her daughter's teenage boyfriend. He placed his wife's body in a basement freezer which was eventually discovered by his daughter in 1989. pressreader.com/usa/the-d…
The idea for a slushed ice drink or "slushie" came from the inventor of frozen drink machines Omar Knedlik. He got the idea when his soda fountain broke down, forcing him to put his sodas in a freezer to stay cool, which caused them to become slushy. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slu…
Today I learned of Yakhchāls - Ancient freezers used to make and store ice in the deserts of Iran. atlasobscura.com/places/y…
As the 2011Joplin Tornado hit the local pizza hut, store manager, Christopher Lucas herded 4 employees and 15 customers into a walk-in freezer. Since the door could not shut, he wrapped a bungee cable holding the door shut around his arm until he was sucked into the tornado, killing him. joplinglobe.com/news/loca…
ICEE's were invented by accident after a soda fountain broke down, and the bottles were put in the freezer. Additionally, Slurpee's are just a lincense of the same machine cnn.com/2010/LIVING/11/16…
A New Orleans police officer committed an armed robber murdering a uniformed policeman and two employees in the process. One employee hid in the freezer and was spared, the officer returned to "investigate" the crime and was identified by the survivor as the shooter. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ant…
Ice cubes can get smaller by evaporating in modern frost-free freezers. This is called sublimation edinformatics.com/math_sc…
The corpse of an Indian guru who died in January 2014 is being kept in a freezer because his followers insist he is not dead but merely in a state of deep meditation and will wake up again soon. bbc.com/news/world-asia-i…
Wrapping a bottle in a wet paper towel before putting it in the freezer does NOT help it get cold faster. In fact, it actually impedes the cooling by acting as a jacket. johnrleeman.com/2014/08/1…
Survivors of Australia's infamous "Ash Wednesday" bushfires reported houses exploding before the fire could touch them due to the air pressure change, steaks found cooked well-done in deep freezers, a car moved 90m from the cyclonic fire storm and sand turned to glass. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ash…
Snapple failed to beat the world record for biggest ice pop when 16 tons of frozen juice from a freezer truck melted faster than expected. Spectators fled to higher ground as firefighters hosed away the melted juice. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ice…
The first SOLAR POWERED freezer was showcased in 1878, 1 year before Edison released the light bulb en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aug…
The most easiest and humane way to kill a Cane Toad in Australia is to pick it up with gloves, pop it into a plastic bag and place it in the fridge for a few hours to make it sleep. Once it is sleeping, move the bag with toad into the freezer for a few days to end it. canetoadsinoz.com/killing…
Dragon Ball characters are named by theme. For example, Saiyans all have vegetable-themed puns (e.g. Vegeta, Kakarot, Raditz) while Frieza's clan is named after fridges/freezers or food that goes in them (e.g. Appule, Raspberry, Sorbet) dragonball.wikia.com/wiki…
Captain America: The Winter Soldier's working title was "Freezer Burn" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cap…
In July of 2015, Mitchelle Blair received a life sentence without possibility for parole after torturing and murdering two of her four children, ages 9 and 13, based on claims from her youngest child that the two had molested him. She then stored their bodies in her home freezer. mimesislaw.com/fault-line…
Cane toad racing is an event where contestants kiss poisonous toads, bet on which toad will win the race, then often dispose of the toads by sticking them in freezers. amazingaustralia.com.au/c…
Those flippable yellow signs you see in Hollywood and other cities are secret-coded directions for actors to get filming locations. They often feature insider jokes like: "Freezer Burn" signs pointing to the Captain America shoot (a reference to him being put on ice) 99percentinvisible.org/ar…
A venomous Brazilian wandering spider that somehow made its way to Britain survived falling into a freezer, having boiling water poured over it, and being microwaved in a jar. Later it was inadvertently released within hospital grounds. mypestprevention.com/2011…
A South African man woke up in a morgue freezer almost one day after being declared dead newsfeed.time.com/2011/07…
Alcohol is used in freezer thermometers as it has a lower freezing point than other fluids en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alc…
Thomas Sankara, the Marxist President of Burkina Faso, limited his possessions to a car, four bikes, three guitars, a fridge and a broken freezer. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tho…
Fish are euthanized by putting them into a bag of icy water and then freezing the bag in a freezer ratemyfishtank.com/blog/h…
Persians invented freezers over 2400 years ago. They could even create ice throughout the long, hot summers in the desert. english.irib.ir/radiocult…
The U.S. dropped drug trafficking charges against Manuel Noriega after a 50 lb. stash of 'cocaine' found in his freezer was revealed to be a 50 lb. stash of tamales. Noriega used the tamales for 'magic binding' rituals against his opponents and people he wanted to control. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ope…
Amish people actually do use buttons (just not on vests), freezers (to refrigerate milk), cars (but don't own them, they hire taxis), and phones (again, but don't own them 800padutch.com/amishpeopl…
Howard Hughes special ordered 200 gallons of Baskin-Robbins' Banana Ripple ice cream, then decided days later he preferred Chocolate Marshmallow. And as of 1996 it was thought that the ice cream still lingered in the Desert Inn's freezer. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/How…
(uncovered) ice cubes evaporate in modern frost-free freezers due to sublimation indianapublicmedia.org/am…
In 1993 seven people were murdered execution style and left in the walk-in freezer at the Brown's Chicken near Chicago - 9 yrs later they matched DNA to a sample of saliva from a piece of partially eaten chicken found in the garbage. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bro…
Refrigerators with top-mount freezers are actually more energy efficient than those with bottom-mount freezers. energystar.supportportal.…
Ice Cube got his name from his older brother. He would go after girls calling for his brother, who then told him he would put him in the freezer and make him into an ice cube. youtu.be/FvPsBd14OG0?t=17…
Most fridges and freezers are NOT designed to operate in anything but a warm room (ie. No non-heated outbuildings.) More in comments. which.co.uk/home-and-gard…
To be more environmentally friendly, Levi Strauss suggests putting denim jeans in the freezer to kill odor causing bacteria. nytimes.com/2011/11/02/sc…
The water in a sealed bottle can cool to below the freezing point while remaining a liquid (freezer, winter, etc) and then freeze in seconds when disturbed. van.physics.illinois.edu/…
Freezing your shoes in a ziploc bag in the freezer overnight kills bad shoe smells.

Most foot odor is caused by bacteria, and freezing them kills them, making smelly shoes smell nice again!

It's possible for lukewarm water (say: 30Β°C/86Β°F) to freeze before cold water (5Β°C/41Β°F) when placed in a freezer at the same time, and scientists are still figuring out exactly why this happens. rsc.org/mpemba-competitio…
There is a Mammoth Museum in Yaktusk, Russia, with the remains of one displayed in a freezer s-vfu.ru/en/university/ma…
One of the ways people kept cool before air conditioning was storing their underwear in the freezer. mentalfloss.com/blogs/arc…
You can put your malfunctioning HDD in the freezer in order to recover your data emergingtechs.com/posts/p…
FEMA ordered 91,000 tons of ice only to not use any of it. When FEMA leader Michael D. Brown was later questioned about his decision, he responded,"I don't think that's a federal government responsibility to provide ice to keep my hamburger meat in my freezer or refrigerator fresh." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cri…
If you Google Image "241543903" you get photos of people with their heads in the freezer, I guess it's a thing. I was unaware of this. google.com/images?hl=en&a…
Breyers carton in the store’s freezer might be ice cream, but the Breyers carton right beside it, identical in nearly every way, might be something called β€œfrozen dairy dessert” β€” which means: not ice cream nytimes.com/2013/04/17/di…
In 2003, a pit-bull escaped from its yard, was hit by a truck, shot in the head to end its suffering, and stored in a freezer for 2 hours. Dosha, the dog was discovered hypothermic but alive and standing in its "body bag" in the freezer and survived the entire ordeal. cnn.com/2003/US/West/04/2…
A full refrigerator or freezer is more efficient than a half-full one. consumerenergycenter.org/…
Today I learned about 241543903, a random tag that pulls up dozens of photos of heads in freezers. google.com.au/images?q=24…
Every few months you should put pvc action figures/statues in the freezer for 20-30 minutes to prevent cracking and/or discolorization hobbyfanatics.com/index.p…
Freezer storage guidelines are for quality only, Frozen foods remain safe indefinitely. fsis.usda.gov/factsheets/…
Freezer coils have a warming cycle so they don't freeze. This is why foods that are in a freezer for too many cycles can get freezerburned realestate.com/advice/fre…
If you google image search 241543903 you'll get a bunch of pictures of people putting their heads in a freezer. google.com/search?hl=en&a…
Removing ice from a freezer produces light* en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tri…
Levi Strauss Suggest to Clean Jeans by Putting Them in the Freezer to Minimize Water Use - NYTimes.com nytimes.com/2011/11/02/sc…
Philadelphia housewife Nancy Johnson patented the home ice cream freezer in 1843 but lacked the resources to build them and sold the patent rights for $200 (~$6400). Despite numerous improvements over the years, the "Johnson" design is the primary style of ice cream machine in use today. appalachianhistory.net/20…
3 Canadian office workers were hospitalized after eating brownies brought in by a colleague, who had found them in her freezer. Her son later admitted he had cooked a batch of pot brownies and stashed them there. bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-c…
The way refrigerator knobs work. The fresh food knob has a thermostat and regulates the compressor that blows cold air, while the freezer knob controls how much of the cold air is split off toward the freezer. appliance-repair-it.com/H…
Contrary to popular belief, freezing food does NOT kill bacteria or stop it going off. It just makes it rot much, MUCH slower. Also, if your power goes off, MOST freezers will keep food frozen safely for 24 hours as long as you don't open the door. bbcgoodfood.com/howto/gui…
Today I learned about ice spikes - in freezer at work en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ice…
One hacking technique involves a freezer. citpsite.s3-website-us-ea…
Restaurant walk-in-freezers make for good tornado shelters (and a lot more about tornadoes) lexingtonky.gov/Modules/S…
Sublimation is what causes ice cubes to shrink in the freezer discovery.com/area/skinny…

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