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The Worst War Crimes The U.S. Committed During World War II

The Worst War Crimes The U.S. Committed During World War II

From Operation Teardrop to the Biscari massacre, these are the atrocities that the U.S. would rather forget.
Gorgeous Photos Of The Last Samurai

Gorgeous Photos Of The Last Samurai

These unique images depict a way of life about to disappear forever.
Inside Ubasute, The Legend Of Abandoning Elderly In The Woods

Inside Ubasute, The Legend Of Abandoning Elderly In The Woods

Legend has it that in times of persistent hardship, Japanese families would abandon their elderly in the woods. Here's how it happened — that is, if it did at all.
Enormous Sinkhole Swallows Up Street In Japan

Enormous Sinkhole Swallows Up Street In Japan

Underground construction to extend a train line has created a 98-foot-wide sinkhole.
The Japanese Monks Who Mummified Themselves While Still Alive

The Japanese Monks Who Mummified Themselves While Still Alive

This may be self-discipline at its most extreme.
What We Loved This Week, Aug. 21 – 27

What We Loved This Week, Aug. 21 – 27

You'll wish these films were actually real.
The Atomic Bombing Of Nagaski Almost Didn’t Happen

The Atomic Bombing Of Nagaski Almost Didn’t Happen

Discover the seldom-heard story of the Nagasaki bombing -- how it happened and why it came very close to not happening at all.
What We Loved This Week, Jun. 26 – Jul. 2

What We Loved This Week, Jun. 26 – Jul. 2

Nothing in history has ever needed to be this manly.
When George Bush Was Almost Cannibalized

When George Bush Was Almost Cannibalized

The gruesome military secret that remained hidden for decades.
What We Loved This Week, May 22 – 28

What We Loved This Week, May 22 – 28

Here's why this stunning place looks the way it does.
Meet The Woman Whose Vagina Art Is Still Considered Obscene In Japan

Meet The Woman Whose Vagina Art Is Still Considered Obscene In Japan

This from the government that allows an annual penis festival.