- The Lost Chapel of Bones in Malta
- The Most Horrific Publicized Case of Exorcism in American History
- Add Some Macabre to Your Fireplace With These Human Skull-Shaped Logs
- Death and Burial in Venice: What Does the Floating City do with Its Dead?
- ‘The Butchering Art’ Explores the Brutal Practices of Victorian Surgery
Gothic Homemaking: In Search of Human Remains with Voltaire
Fresh out of human remains? Voltaire shows you how to track down skulls and bones for some macabre home decor in the new episode of Gothic Homemaking.
- Posted April 26, 2017
The Lost Chapel of Bones in Malta
Somewhere beneath the ruins of the Nibbia Chapel in Malta is an ossuary decorated in human bones exhumed from a nearby cemetery.
- Posted April 25, 2017
This is What $100 Trillion in (Worthless) Zimbabwe Currency Looks Like
With the highest inflation rate in the world, Zimbabwe began printing extremely large denominations that are now entirely worthless outside of the novelty market.
- Posted April 20, 2017
What Happened to Titanic’s Dead?
Of the 1,500 people who lost their lives when the Titanic sank, only 333 bodies were ever recovered. What happened to the rest?
- Posted April 15, 2017
Croc Tries to Drag Elephant Down by its Trunk
Video shows a crocodile grab an elephant by the trunk and try to pull it down before other elephants come to the rescue.
- Posted April 13, 2017
The Beatnik Exorcism of Senator Joe McCarthy’s Grave in 1968
In 1968, beatnik poet Allen Ginsberg and avant-rock group The Fugs gathered at the grave of Senator Joe McCarthy in Appleton, Wis., for an exorcism.
- Posted April 12, 2017
Missing Man Found Inside the Belly of a Python
Video from Indonesian news shows villagers cutting a missing man out of a massive 23-foot python.
- Posted March 29, 2017
Let’s Play a Little Game About Death
Strike up a death positive conversation with a loved one or have some morbid laughs with friends with the Morbid Curiosity game.
- Posted March 27, 2017
Cruise Ship Billiards: Gyroscopic Pool Table Stays Level in Rough Waters
Video shows how a pool table on a cruise ship stays level and keeps the balls in place while the ship lists in rough weather.
- Posted March 21, 2017
The Most Horrific Publicized Case of Exorcism in American History
Capuchin friar Theophilus Riesinger became the most well-known exorcist in America after a grueling case of demonic possession in 1928.
- Posted March 19, 2017
Add Some Macabre to Your Fireplace With These Human Skull-Shaped Logs
Warm your self by the flames of your enemies burning in effigy with these skull-shaped fireplace logs.
- Posted March 18, 2017
Death and Burial in Venice: What Does the Floating City do with Its Dead?
In Venice the dead are ferried through the canals on ornate funeral gondolas to a cemetery island where their afterlife is only guaranteed for as long as they can pay.
- Posted March 13, 2017
From Here to Eternity: Caitlin Doughty Explores How Other Cultures Care for Their Dead
Upcoming book from mortician Caitlin Doughty explores how other cultures care for their dead.
- Posted March 9, 2017
Frozen Dead Guy Days: Colorado Festival Celebrates a Frozen Corpse in a Shed
Frozen Dead Guy Days celebrates Nederland, Colorado's most famous resident who has been dead and frozen in a shed since 1989.
- Posted March 6, 2017