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‘Animals With Down Syndrome’: Debunking This Mistaken Trend

‘Animals With Down Syndrome’: Debunking This Mistaken Trend

Discover the sad truth about the "animals with Down syndrome" that have taken the internet by storm in recent years.
The Habsburg Jaw And The Cost Of Royal Inbreeding

The Habsburg Jaw And The Cost Of Royal Inbreeding

Learn about the Habsburg jaw and the debilitating costs of rampant, decades-long incest among Europe's most powerful royal families.
Karen Friedman Hill: The Wife Of The Infamous ‘Goodfellas’ Gangster

Karen Friedman Hill: The Wife Of The Infamous ‘Goodfellas’ Gangster

Karen Friedman Hill's transition from innocent teenager to hard-living wife of gangster Henry Hill is more dramatic than Goodfellas could ever depict.
How One Woman’s Immortal Cells Have Saved Millions Of Lives

How One Woman’s Immortal Cells Have Saved Millions Of Lives

Henrietta Lacks' cells were used to develop the vaccines for everything from polio to HPV.
Lisette Lee, The ‘Korean Paris Hilton’ Who Was A Major Drug Trafficker

Lisette Lee, The ‘Korean Paris Hilton’ Who Was A Major Drug Trafficker

Lisette Lee told everyone she was a wealthy heiress. It turned out she was trafficking thousands of pounds of marijuana across the United States.
He Survived The Titanic – Then Helped Others Survive Dunkirk

He Survived The Titanic – Then Helped Others Survive Dunkirk

Charles Lightoller never expected to survive the sinking of the Titanic, let alone World War I and World War II.
Kids For Cash: When Judges Took Bribes To Dish Out Harsh Sentences To Juvenile Offenders

Kids For Cash: When Judges Took Bribes To Dish Out Harsh Sentences To Juvenile Offenders

In the mid-2000s, two judges began handing down unusually harsh sentences. Then, people realized why.
The Mysterious Fate Of Saddam Hussein’s First Wife And Cousin

The Mysterious Fate Of Saddam Hussein’s First Wife And Cousin

After the beginning of the Gulf War, Sajida Talfah disappeared, never to be seen again.
Why Microdosing LSD Is All The Rage In Silicon Valley

Why Microdosing LSD Is All The Rage In Silicon Valley

Can microdosing LSD enhance creativity and alertness as many in Silicon Valley now claim, or is this scientifically untested trend nothing but a passing fad?
This Freud Disciple Tried To Harness The Power Of Orgasms To Cure Illnesses

This Freud Disciple Tried To Harness The Power Of Orgasms To Cure Illnesses

Wilhelm Reich believed he could absorb the energy of an orgasm, and use it as an all-purpose cure for all of mankind's ailments.
The True Story Of Mobster Billy Batts’ Murder Was Too Brutal Even For ‘Goodfellas’

The True Story Of Mobster Billy Batts’ Murder Was Too Brutal Even For ‘Goodfellas’

His death was one of the main plot points in Martin Scorsese's iconic film about life in the mob.