The earliest known filmed surgery and use of anesthesia isn't for the faint of heart.
Reporter James Foley's beheading in the Middle East was part of a long tradition of sending a gruesome message. Continue reading →
The oldest known pants, just discovered in China, were surprisingly stylish in addition to being functional. Continue reading →
An albino woman in Africa was murdered so that her body parts could be used in magic spells. And she's not the only one. Continue reading →
'Sex sells' is a well-known axiom when it comes to product advertising, but does it also apply when marketing a movement?
Showing large eyes and gaping mouths, 9,000-year-old limestone masks are the most ancient human portraits from Stone Age. Continue reading →
A shocking war manual describes putting timed explosives onto birds and cats in order to 'set fire to a castle or city which you can't get at otherwise.' Continue reading →
A Colorado high school student intentionally set himself on fire. Outside of the United States, self-immolation accounts for a surprising number of suicides. Continue reading →
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