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The Kore tribe in Papua New Guinea ate its dead during a prion epidemic called kuru. Eventually, many of the cannibals developed a resistance to kuru altogether.
In a new paper in Popular Archaeology, one anthropologist claims the Greeks "imagined scenarios in which reanimated corpses rose from their graves, prowled the streets, and stalked unsuspecting victims."
Photographer Brittany Bentine has been creating macabre photoshoots for children for years now. Other parents have called her work "sick" and "disturbing," but for Bentine, it's just plain fun.
Post-apocalyptic games are more popular than ever, so we asked the creators of two fascinating new indie titles why that could be.
The weirdo travel writer is making a comeback after decades out of print.
I learned the developers behind the franchise are just as predictable as Umbrella's biological weapons.
There's a veritable horde of zombie games on the market, so let's just skip the usual genre boxes and consider them a breed of their own.
Steam's "Early Access" is full of half-finished survival titles right now, all different but bound by a single common goal: to kill you.
A new book offers a look into the fascinating specimens stored at the University of Texas, many of which have gone mysteriously missing over the years.
Spanish photographer Geray Mena spent All Hallows' Eve getting up in everyone's faces.
For the second installment of Walter's photo column, he went to Salem, Massachusetts, to hang out with some witches and a lot of tourists in spooky costumes.
In filmmaker Bruce LaBruce's new romantic comedy Gerontophilia, an 18-year-old boy falls in love with an 81-year-old resident at the nursing home where he works.
I've gotten stoned at work before, but smoking weed and working as a zombie at a haunted house didn't go well together.
The hot flesh of summer is here, and the last thing I want to do when I'm living in the thick of it is read about it. If you feel the same, here are three short books that will make you feel strange in the sun.
Dapper Cadaver is where the prop masters of your favorite movies and TV shows shop. Sure you could make your own corpses from scratch, but when there's a shop that offers medically realistic dead bodies, not just of humans, but of all creatures great and
If you like us rely on 'Game of Thrones' to dull the pain of everyday life, we've made you this 55 minute video care package to get you through this GoT-less Memorial Day Monday.
In 2012, a few broke Spanish kids made a short film called Fist of Jesus that centers around the son of God killing zombies with a giant fish bone. Now, they want to turn it into a feature.
Ah, young love. The air seems clearer. The sun seems brighter. There's a spring in the step. Too bad about the zombie apocalypse.
Type A is an art duo who recently collaborated on a series of mass produced target practice posters for gun ranges. The images play on our fears, while blurring the lines between what is art and what's for sale.
Don't even bother dying if you aren't gonna look good doing it. Corpses are bad enough, but ugly ones go to hell. Now, considering the fact that a bunch of dead Mesoamericans from thousands of years ago reckon we're all going to be extinct in approximatel…
HEALTH has teamed with directors David Altobelli and Jeff Desom to produce a short film structured around "Tears," a cut off the soundtrack for 'Max Payne 3.' Just in time for Halloween (and Hurricane Sandy, for that matter), the video is set in a post-ap…
Few places were as primed for the plague of bath salts as the Southeast neighborhood of Roanoke, Virginia. Before long, buyers swarmed the tobacco stores that carried it. Salt users would show up at a retailer five or six times a day. The lines were longe…
His operation is probably not on the level.