Justice in China at the end of the 19th century could be swift and brutal. Such punishments were a popular subject for overseas photographers.
A list of the twelve most venomous snakes in the world, with amazing pictures of all of the scary serpents!
These drop-dead gorgeous women make dodging bullets and trading state secrets look impossibly sexy. We give you ten super-hot cinematic secret agents.
Almost beyond imagining, these are some of the most gruesome and devilish execution methods. A walk back in time to look at our ancient but barbarous civilizations.
A humorous list detailing some of the strange qualities posessed by the platypus.
Some of the world’s largest Buddha statues – actual, destroyed and planned – all taller than 50 m (165 ft).