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Jun 5, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Until recently, the Dutch seascape simply showed groups of people gathered on a beach in The Hague in the Netherlands.
May 19, 2014 02:38 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
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 →
May 13, 2014 05:22 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Swiss artist H.R. Giger has died. Among his many strange accomplishments was designing a monster that wold inspire the vampire 'el chupacabra.' Continue reading →
Apr 23, 2014 05:34 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The new film "Heaven is for Real" relates a young boy's visit to heaven, though recent brain imaging research suggests a different explanation. Continue reading →
Mar 6, 2014 03:31 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
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 →
Feb 27, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
A dog and a little dumb luck made a California couple $10 million richer.
Jan 27, 2014 07:48 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
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 →
Jan 24, 2014 09:33 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The president of Indonesia recently stated that he believes in the existence of magic and witchcraft: What are the implications? Continue reading →
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