The fascinating story of tiny sea skeletons on the beaches of Japan that look as if the...
5 Spikiest Animals on Earth
Spikes, spikes spikes… Here are some animals I bet you did not realise were equipped with such deadly weapons?
A Human Corpse Post-Mortem: The Stages of Decomposition
The process of the decomposition of the human body is a complex and fascinating one. Here are a series of images and videos explaining how it works…
The Mysterious Death of Nine Campers in Russia's Dyatlov Pass
The creepy and mysterious death of nine skiers in Russia’s Ural Mountains in 1959, all of whom fled their tent in sub-zero temperatures, one of whom lost her tongue.
10 Beautiful But Dangerously Toxic Caterpillars
Butterflies and moths can be truly beautiful, and the same is true of the young versions, namely caterpillars, though some are quite dangerous if you should touch them.
Thor’s Well: The Pacific Gateway to the Underworld
A Nature photographer’s dream. The spectacular – and deadly – natural wonder off the coast of Oregon.
Pompeii: Buried Sin City of the Roman Empire
The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD completely destroyed Pompeii. The ruins people were preserved – turned to rock – but who knew what an erotic place Pompeii was?
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.
10 Most Diabolical Fish On Earth
These are creatures straight out of nightmares – the most horrifying fish ever to have swum in the seas.
10 Incredible Underground Lakes and Rivers [pics]
Sparkling underground lakes and rivers the like of which you may never have seen before