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San Francisco Sound Engineer Accidentally Dosed With LSD While Cleaning 1960s Radio Equipment

San Francisco Sound Engineer Accidentally Dosed With LSD While Cleaning 1960s Radio Equipment

The synthesizer Eliot Curtis was cleaning was quite popular in the 1960s when LSD-friendly musicians were looking for new sounds. Unbeknownst to him, they left a few remnants behind.
Trypophobia: The Crippling Fear Of Tiny Holes

Trypophobia: The Crippling Fear Of Tiny Holes

Is trypophobia real, and is there a cure?
33 Photos Of Princess Diana’s Funeral That Show How Beloved Lady Di Truly Was

33 Photos Of Princess Diana’s Funeral That Show How Beloved Lady Di Truly Was

In 1997, Princess Diana's funeral was televised worldwide to more than 2 billion mournful viewers after she was lost to a tragic car accident.
Researchers Find Remains Of The <em>Clotilda</em>, The Last Ship To Ever Bring African Slaves To America

Researchers Find Remains Of The Clotilda, The Last Ship To Ever Bring African Slaves To America

"I knew [Clotilda] was out there... It was like you could feel the souls of those people."
Israeli Researchers Resurrect Biblical Beer Using 5,000-Year-Old Yeast

Israeli Researchers Resurrect Biblical Beer Using 5,000-Year-Old Yeast

In an effort to expand the field of experimental archaeology, Israeli scientists were eager to brew the beer of our ancestors in order to better understand our past.
Video: Atlanta Cop Tases And Punches Unarmed Black Woman In Front Of Her 4-Year-Old Daughter

Video: Atlanta Cop Tases And Punches Unarmed Black Woman In Front Of Her 4-Year-Old Daughter

Sgt. James Hines slammed Maggie Thomas onto the concrete — in front of her four-year-old daughter — and punched her in the face. Nineteen seconds later, he deployed his stun gun.
Omaha Beach And The Untold Horrors Of D-Day

Omaha Beach And The Untold Horrors Of D-Day

Thousands of Allied troops were killed in the D-Day battle of Omaha Beach, when Germany's brutal defense caught them off-guard.
Pakistan Fights Climate Change By Forcing People To Plant Two Trees On Every New Property

Pakistan Fights Climate Change By Forcing People To Plant Two Trees On Every New Property

Lahore, Pakistan is among the 10 most polluted cities in the world. And now lawmakers have a simple solution for fighting back.
Man Climbs Mount Everest Twice In One Week For A Record-Setting 24 Ascents

Man Climbs Mount Everest Twice In One Week For A Record-Setting 24 Ascents

"With oxygen it's no big deal."
This “Human Cheese” Is Made From Celebrity Armpit Bacteria

This “Human Cheese” Is Made From Celebrity Armpit Bacteria

The museum hopes that the potentially smelly exhibit will re-examine society's disgust toward bacteria.
Revelry, Rhinestones, And Rock: The Glitzy Life Of Elton John In 56 Photos

Revelry, Rhinestones, And Rock: The Glitzy Life Of Elton John In 56 Photos

These Elton John pictures reveal a man who has overcome poverty, death, and drugs, to produce some of the most extravagant music the 20th century has ever seen.