Archeologists Discover ‘Vampire’ Child Who Died 1,500 Years Ago
The body of a 10-year-old child who died in the 5th century had a rock inserted into its mouth to prevent undead attacks.
Researchers Have Restored Basic Brain Function in Dead Pigs
The brains, which were from a slaughterhouse, produced a flat wave as though in a comatose state.
Mayhem Vocalist Dead Is Brought Back to Life Through a New Collection of His Letters
'Letters from the Dead' offers insight into the real Dead—a homesick Swedish kid obsessed with vampires and best known for his morbid role as the first Norwegian black metal casualty.
'I'll Be OK in the End,' Today's Comic by Joel Benjamin
What happens to the pet cats of the people who turn into zombies?
Eating Meat Might Kill Me
I keep eating meat because the danger has heightened the pleasure factor, like bareback sex, mainlining heroin, base jumping, or motorcycling sans helmet even though it might kill me.
This Restaurant Wants You to Dine with the Dead
Inside a dimly lit restaurant situated near the Sidi Saiyad mosque in the Indian city of Ahmedabad, it is hard to escape a glaring fact: the tables and booths are arranged around large, casket-like tombs. At New Lucky, the customers are dining with the...
Death of Iranian Ex-president Rafsanjani Deals Blow to Nation’s Moderates
Former Iranian President Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani died at the age of 82 on Sunday, leaving the country’s moderates without an important and longstanding voice.
Meet the First Family of Creative Ghanaian Handmade Coffins
Great Big Story takes a look inside Ghanaian craftsman Anang Kwei’s coffin workshop.
Something Strange Is Killing a Whole Bunch of Sea Creatures In Canada
Something weird is happening.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
A Truck Plowed Through a Busy Christmas Market in Berlin
Police say a truck ran through a busy Christmas market in the western part of the city, killing at least 12 and injuring dozens.
Preppers Taught Me How to Eat When the World Ends
I spoke to two very different preppers to understand how they plan to eat once the world comes to an end.
I Spent a Day with an Embalmer
WARNING: This post contains graphic images.