Dozens of Cat Mummies Found in 4,500-Year-Old Egyptian Tombs
The King Userkaf pyramid complex at Saqqara is the final resting place for cats and scarab beetles—and it still contains unopened tombs.
Angel Is the Newcomer You Should Start 2018 With
Not only for those who love old The Weeknd: Noisey presents "Sacrifice", the first mixtape by Angel from The Bronx.
Inside the Meat Market that Sells Animals for Sacrifice
“White families go to Dairy Queen, and Hmong families come here.”
Looking a Gift Horse in the Genome
Ancient Ritually Sacrificed Stallions Reveal How Humans Changed Horse Genetics
A tale of sepulchral chambers and Y chromosomes.
Vikings Were Great Cooks Long Before The Rest of Us
As a Scandinavian chef, I've immersed myself into our history to figure out how people have pulled through our freezing winters.
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Remembering the Classic Games of Shiny Entertainment
The now-defunct Californian studio's David Perry discusses some of the company's finest work, including "Earthworm Jim" and 'MDK.'
PLEASE LOOK AT ME
In this latest episode of Julian Glander's comic "PLEASE LOOK AT ME," we learn that in order to become a master of grilling, you must not let the grill master you.
Searching for Thailand's Grimmest Good Luck Charm
After hearing rumors of Thai monks burning stillborn babies for luck, I went on a journey to see if there was any truth to them.
The Vegan Vodou High Priestess of New Orleans Isn’t Interested in Animal Sacrifice
Vodou—not the Voodoo of Hollywood schlock—is a fluid and creative faith. Sallie Ann Glassman, a renowned Vodou practitioner, is a testament to this with her veganism. Increasingly, Vodouisants around the world have adopted an animal-free lifestyle like...
Photos of Animal Sacrifices from Nepal's Gadhimai Festival
Thousands of animals were ritualistically killed outside the city of Birgunj in November.
Alleged Human Sacrifice in India Was Supposed to Help Find Buried Treasure
According to authorities in Koppal, a five-year-old girl was kidnapped and murdered in an effort to magically locate buried treasure.
Animal Rights Activists Don’t Want You to Swing Chickens for God
On the eve of Yom Kippur, I followed a group of Brooklyn animal rights activists who were protesting Kapparot: the ultra-Orthodox Jewish ceremony of imbuing a live chicken with one’s sins, swinging it over one’s head, and sacrificing it to remove...