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10 Most Incredible Abandoned Mental Asylums
We’ve taken an expedition to show you the 10 creepiest yet most fascinating abandoned asylums in the UK.
10 Most Horrific Russian Torture Devices
A delectable selection of Russian torture devices, preserved for our pleasure.
5 Largest Swamps on Earth from Above
They are mighty ecosystems that rarely get a mention, some of them bigger than small countries. The most massive wetlands on the planet are vital to the health of the nat
Giant Sea Worm Terrorizes Aquarium
All images via Cryptomundo This beastie looks like a horror movie monster – perhaps an amalgamation of one of the bloodthirsty giant worms from Tremors and the terr
Italy's Drowned Village
The story of how a church in Italy was submerged underwater, so that now only the spire can now be seen above the water’s surface…
10 Most Poisonous Spiders on Earth
The idea of poisonous spiders is enough to make most people’s skin crawl. Here are ten of the most venomous – and thus deadly – spiders on earth.
White Death: the Sniper Who Killed 700 Soviets in 100 Days
During the 1939–1940 Winter War, in temperatures as low as –40 °C, this Finnish sniper went on a killing spree, single-handedly claiming the lives of at least 700 men.
The Bizarre Mating Ritual of the Penis-Chewing Banana Slug
The strange but true tale of mating rituals in banana slugs, where one partner bites off the other’s penis. Yes, penis-chewing!
5 Plants That Can Get You High
Five uncommon drugs that occur naturally, and the strange effects that they have.