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In The 1930s, People Kept Babies In Cages Suspended Out Their Windows

In The 1930s, People Kept Babies In Cages Suspended Out Their Windows

Believe it or not, no cage-related injuries or deaths were ever reported.
Five Magic Tricks That Resulted In Death

Five Magic Tricks That Resulted In Death

"The Bullet Catch" and 4 other tricks that didn't go as planned.
Nude George Washington Sculpture To Debut In New York

Nude George Washington Sculpture To Debut In New York

This 18th-century Italian statue will soon go on display at the Frick Collection.
Ringling Bros. Circus About To Shut Down After Activists Got Elephants Removed From Show

Ringling Bros. Circus About To Shut Down After Activists Got Elephants Removed From Show

Amid plummeting ticket sales and calls to end animal abuse, the 146-year-old circus will close its doors this month.
New Study To Identify Mummified Victims Of 19th Century Cannibal Shipwreck

New Study To Identify Mummified Victims Of 19th Century Cannibal Shipwreck

DNA research could finally identify the victims of the lost Franklin Expedition of 1848.
Whales Are Dying In Huge Numbers Along The East Coast And Scientists Aren’t Sure Why

Whales Are Dying In Huge Numbers Along The East Coast And Scientists Aren’t Sure Why

Scientists haven't yet solved the mystery of the "unusual mortality event" that's been plaguing humpback whales since last year.
Man Who Survived On Salt And Water Finally Rescued From Himalayas After 47 Days

Man Who Survived On Salt And Water Finally Rescued From Himalayas After 47 Days

A heavy snowstorm led the hiker to go off course.
100-Year-Old “Life Hacks” Found On Vintage Cigarette Cards

100-Year-Old “Life Hacks” Found On Vintage Cigarette Cards

Life hack illustrations looked way better before the internet.
Scientists Finally Solve Mystery Behind Antarctica’s Blood Falls

Scientists Finally Solve Mystery Behind Antarctica’s Blood Falls

A million-year-old lake encased in ice holds the key to the strange liquid leaking out of the falls.
Wild Boars Kill ISIS Militants Just Before They Can Ambush Resistance Fighters

Wild Boars Kill ISIS Militants Just Before They Can Ambush Resistance Fighters

A group of boars killed three ISIS militants who were setting up an ambush against local tribesmen in northern Iraq on Sunday.
United Airlines Faces Another PR Crisis As “Celebrity” Rabbit Found Dead In Plane

United Airlines Faces Another PR Crisis As “Celebrity” Rabbit Found Dead In Plane

The giant continental rabbit died sometime during its flight from London to Chicago.