A delectable selection of Russian torture devices, preserved for our pleasure.
13 Most Poisonous Dishes You Can Eat
What is it about living life on the edge that we intelligent humans seek to eat things that could potentially harm us, paralyze us, and maybe even kill us?
10 Most Diabolical Insects On Earth
Image: Scott If you had to choose between a chance encounter with the following insects – hissing cockroaches, blister beetles, earwigs, Jerusalem crickets, Giant Wetas and the like –
5 Natural Alternatives to Viagra
Don’t bother with those spam emails in your inbox, nature has all the rocket fuel you’ll ever need…
Memento Mori: Victorian Photographs of the Dead
Post-mortem photography was wildly popular in the Victorian era. Photography was in its infancy and most of the time this was the only picture ever taken of the person.
The Giant Salt City 1200ft Beneath Detroit
Detroit’s huge salt mine is a hidden underground metropolis that sits directly underneath what was once known as America’s Motor City.
10 Masterpieces of High-Speed Water Photography
These 10 amazing high-speed photographs by Vladimir Nefedov capture the moment that the water’s surface is broken…
15 Most Incredible Slot Canyons on Earth
Amazing images of tall and narrow slot canyons with wonderful swirls of color.
20 Amazing Facts About Camels
Camels might seem like dull, ill-tempered beasts; but actually they’re really quite amazing. Here’s why!
Brutal Torture and Execution in 19th-Century China [Disturbing Images]
Justice in China at the end of the 19th century could be swift and brutal. Such punishments were a popular subject for overseas photographers.