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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.
10 Most Bizarre Cat Breeds on Earth
Cats, a lot like people, come in all shapes and sizes. Here are ten of the more bizarre cat breeds – amazing variations found among one of our favorite types of pet.
10 Incredible Underground Lakes and Rivers [pics]
Sparkling underground lakes and rivers the like of which you may never have seen before
The Most Beautiful Yet Precariously Placed Monasteries on Earth
Take a tour of seven perilously placed monasteries from around the world.
7 Most Incredible Siamese Twins in History
In the 19th and early 20th century, when the chances of surgical separation were low, most conjoined twins ended up as sideshow attractions in touring circuses.
10 Most Horrific Russian Torture Devices
A delectable selection of Russian torture devices, preserved for our pleasure.
12 Strikingly Beautiful Pythons in Pictures
They’re long, slithery, sometimes dangerous, and often dazzlingly beautiful. These 12 photographs of pythons show just how alluring some colored and patterned members of this snake family can be.
10 Most Terrifying Torture Devices of the 20th Century
Torture was just as terrifying in the 20th century as it’s always been. Let’s take a look at some of the most barbaric devices used for this purpose in the modern age.
5 Most Dangerous Countries on Earth
There are some places on Earth we all would love to visit someday, but here are five nations you never want to visit!