This Magnetic Robot Wants to Crawl Inside Your Brain

MIT scientists are working on a robot that could deliver lasers and drugs to problem areas of the brain.


I Made Meringues Out of My Own Blood and Ate Them

"I'm not sure how to describe the smell they had."


How Russia Fell in Love with Candy Bars Made of Blood

Many Soviet children grew up loving the sweetness, texture, and slight metallic twang of Hematogen bars—without knowing what was in them.


We Looked Into the Big Claims Around Blood Facials

They've been around for years (see: Kim K getting a Vampire Facial in 2013), but a new study tries to determine just how effective they really are.


Grapetooth Are the Last Fun Band Standing

The Chicago duo has been selling out venues for the last year. We caught up with them on the cusp of their debut LP.


People Told Us About Their Worst Halloweens

Haunting tales of puke, vomit, and barf guaranteed to scare you off the holiday for good.


America Is Selling Blood for Big Profits to the Rest of the World

It's the most primordial substance there is, so maybe it was inevitable that it would become a commodity more valuable than oil.


Australia’s Satanists are Asking for Blood Donations

"Blood for Satan" is the country's first Satanic charity event.


The Terrible Tales of a Lizard-Smoking, Blood-Drinking Satanic Cult in Aligarh

In a town with a reputation for religiousness, a group of Satan worshippers are among the faithful.


The Easiest Way to Make a Useful First-Aid Kit

Whether you're going hiking or chopping onions, this kit will help if you do something stupid.


Talking Travel, Over-Thinking and UFOs with Rhye’s Mike Milosh

The alt-R&B artist taught us about epigenetics in a conversation about his transient life and latest album, 'Blood.'


Rhye's 'Blood' Runs Warm

The elusive Mike Milosh explains celebrating sex without objectivity, new love and finding his 'new self' on his new album.