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Scary Fun 

Scientists Calculate How Fast a Zombie Outbreak Could Destroy Humanity (Hint: We’re Screwed)

Forget everything you think you know about survival in a zombie-plagued world — even if you’ve committed DAWN OF THE DEAD to memory, have a dog-eared copy of Max Brooks’ ZOMBIE SURVIVAL GUIDE in your back pocket, and just came off a marathon of every WALKING DEAD season. It’s time to get down to the […]

Real Life Scares 

Mississippi’s Secret Disease the Government Tried to Cover Up

If you search for it in the Los Angeles Public Library’s vast database of newspapers dating all the way back to the 1700’s, you won’t get a single result. In fact, there really isn’t much about it on online at all, but if you ask anyone who knew someone who was affected by it, they’ll […]

Real Life Scares 

This Horrifying Parasite Could Be Living Inside You Right Now

The world wriggles with strange things, and nature is a real horror show. As we grow, we acquire all sorts of biological hitchhikers — some looking for temporary lodgings, others hoping for a permanent stay. Open a science textbook, and you can touch the pulse of primal fear; predators and prey, hosts and parasites! With […]

Real Life Scares 

This Cute Bug Just Wants to Kiss You… But Its Kiss Can Kill

Remember when we told you about some of the cutest animals in the world that can straight-up kill you? (If you missed that article, check it out ASAP.) Well, we can add another adorable little critter to that Most Wanted list; this one may be the tiniest one we’ve found so far… and possibly the […]