- Over 1 million people have shared a hoax on Facebook claiming everyone will be rendered weightless for a brief moment on 4 January 2015.
- The story states the phenomenon results from a once-in-a-lifetime planetary alignment where Pluto will pass directly behind Jupiter which in turn will counteract the Earth’s gravity.
- The story was originally published by The Daily Buzz Live, with accompanying tweets from ‘NASA’.
- The Daily Buzz Live is known for publishing true stories, along with fake ones.
- Sorry friends, no floating for us just yet. Other cool stuff is still on the cards though (e.g the previously reported Gecko Gloves – check this out here )