44 Photos From The Hallowed And Haunted Halls Of The Abandoned Eastern State Penitentiary
When it was first built in 1821, the Eastern State Penitentiary stood as the future in prison reform. Now, the fortress stands in decay.
See The 2,000 Surviving Temples Of Bagan, The Ancient Capital Of The Pagan Kingdom
Built by the kings of the Pagan Empire, the existing temples of Bagan have outlasted pillaging armies and natural disasters.
Science Explains Why Cat Eyes Look And Function The Way They Do
Here's everything you ever wanted to know about your feline sees the world.
The Slow Loris: Meet The Big-Eyed, Pint-Sized Primate Endangered For Being Cute
The slow loris is one of the world's most endangered animals due to deforestation and its being hunted down and illegally trafficked as an exotic pet.
These 55 Photochrom Images Look Like They’re Straight Out Of A Fairy Tale
With photochrom, black-and-white photos of the late 1800s and early 1900s were finally brought to life in full color.
The Ultra-Rare Dracula Parrot Looks Like A Vampire And Screams To Communicate
This vulture-parrot hybrid is found only within the jungles of New Guinea — and might be the most gothic bird on Earth.
33 Vintage Photographs From The Grand Canyon’s Historic Kolb Studio
For over 70 years, the Kolb brothers owned and operated a photography studio perched at the edge of the Grand Canyon. Here are some of their most breathtaking shots.
Inside The Disturbing Sculptures Of Ireland’s Victor’s Way
This "adults-only" sculpture garden boasts a vagina with teeth, a naked woman forcefully separating from her child, and a man with no penis cutting himself in half.
Discover Otagi Nenbutsu-Ji, The Buddhist Temple ‘Guarded’ By 1,200 Whimsical Statues
Otagi Nenbutsu-Ji is a Buddhist temple in Kyoto, Japan that features over 1,200 stone figures representing Rakan, or disciples of the founder of Buddhism.
Meet The Australian Quokka: The Smiling Marsupial That Poses For Cute Selfies
Humans may have threatened them with deforestation, but we are trying to do better by them now. The internet's newfound love for the quokka is giving them a fighting chance for recovery.
Explore The Fairy Glen, The Scottish Valley So Magical That Legend Says Fairies Created It
Scotland's Fairy Glen, located in the lowlands on the Isle of Skye, is renowned for its magical landscape, basalt rock formations, and mythical lore.