John Frum: The Bizarre Island Religion That Worships An American GI
For more than 70 years, these Pacific Islanders have been praying to the god known as John Frum.
Abandoned Bunnies are Multiplying and Taking Over Las Vegas
The biggest problem facing Sin City may not be what you think it is.
Bald Men Are Targets Of Ritualistic Murder, Police In Mozambique Warn
At least five people have been murdered for their baldness, police say.
Inside Australia’s Hapless War Against Emus
In 1932, Australia went to war against an enemy like none it had ever faced before: the emu.
33 Breathtaking Photographs From The Age Of Antarctic Exploration
Early 20th century images of the first people to ever venture into this frozen land.
Why The World’s Cushiest Prison Is Also Among Its Most Effective
Why American prisons could take a lesson from this self-described "holiday camp for criminals."
29 Ancient Maps That Show How Our Ancestors Saw The World
Watch human understanding of Earth evolve from 500 BC to 1800 AD.
This Village Was Abandoned Overnight And No One Knows Why
Why would residents of an entire town flee one night under the cover of darkness?
These Japanese Islands Are Completely Dominated By Feral Cats
On the island of Aoshima, Japan, wild cats outnumber humans six to one.
California City: California’s Biggest, Emptiest Town
California's third-largest city – the 34th-largest in the country – is a near-ghost town. Where did California City come from, why is it so empty, and what lies in store for this odd collection of paved roads in the desert?
$3.1 Million-Worth Of Rhino Horns Seized In Malaysia Airport
A similarly large horn confiscation took place just a month ago in Thailand.