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The Doctor Who Fell In Love With His Patient, Then Lived With Her Corpse

The Doctor Who Fell In Love With His Patient, Then Lived With Her Corpse

Some people have a hard time letting go — and this physician may have had the hardest.
The 7 Worst Jobs In The Entire World

The 7 Worst Jobs In The Entire World

There is nothing to envy about the world's worst jobs.
New Study Finds That These Medieval Villagers Mutilated The Dead To Prevent Zombies

New Study Finds That These Medieval Villagers Mutilated The Dead To Prevent Zombies

Medieval villagers in England didn't trust the dead not to come back to life, and so made sure they wouldn't have the chance.
Giant Python Eats Man Alive And Locals Capture The Remains On Camera

Giant Python Eats Man Alive And Locals Capture The Remains On Camera

A python ate a man alive on the island of Sulawesi, Indonesia this past Sunday, and you can see the carnage of the aftermath for yourself above. Akbar, a 25-year-old Indonesian man, had been tending his palm oil crops when he went missing. Because his wife was out of town,...
10 Famous Funerals Even More Extravagant Than Fidel Castro’s

10 Famous Funerals Even More Extravagant Than Fidel Castro’s

Only some of recent history's most famous figures could get send-offs like these.
Texas Managed To Go Six Months Without Executing Anyone

Texas Managed To Go Six Months Without Executing Anyone

It's the longest Texas has gone without killing anyone since 2008.
5 Funeral Customs That Defy The World’s Most Sacred Taboos

5 Funeral Customs That Defy The World’s Most Sacred Taboos

The way we treat the dead says a lot about our values, and as you might anticipate those values are diverse.
The Embarrassing Final Moments Of 5 Historical Figures

The Embarrassing Final Moments Of 5 Historical Figures

You'd think irony wouldn't be this cruel.
Your World This Week, Apr. 24 – 30

Your World This Week, Apr. 24 – 30

And what's killing Americans more than people in other developed nations.
The 10 Most Horrific Execution Methods Throughout History

The 10 Most Horrific Execution Methods Throughout History

Whether involving rats, spikes, or boiling oil, the worst execution methods ever invented prove that humans have mastered the art of torture and death.
Inventing The Undead: How The Definition Of Death Has Changed Over Time

Inventing The Undead: How The Definition Of Death Has Changed Over Time

How we've created corpses with beating hearts and invented the undead.