This Victorian-era clothing exhibit is to die for. Literally.

Not all that long ago, pretty much everything could kill us. It wasn't uncommon for loads of high society Victorian peeps to drop like flies, courtesy of the weirdest way to kick the bucket ever… deadly clothing. » 11/21/14 4:18pm 11/21/14 4:18pm

Museum of Questionable Medical Devices has a prostate warmer. No really.

Once nicknamed "The Quackery Hall of Fame", the Museum of Questionable Medical Devices is a shining testament to our obsession with doing really, really weird crap to ourselves in the name of science. Though the museum closed in 2002, it lives on as the Science Museum of Minnesota's collection, "Questionable Medical… » 8/06/14 9:04am 8/06/14 9:04am

Come to the dark side with this US map of infamous Villain Lairs

There's a moment in every hero's life when they will choose to either become a savior of humanity... or a villain. If you take the champion's road, yours will be a journey of sacrifice and loss. If you take the villain's road… well, let's be honest, the dark side always has way more fun. » 7/22/14 1:53am 7/22/14 1:53am

Take a peek at FIT's unmentionable lingerie exhibition

New York's Fashion Institute of Technology wants to show you their undies… well, kind of. FIT is currently hosting an exhibit dedicated to nothing but underwear, with their collection of lingerie and undergarments that date all the way back to 1770. » 6/18/14 3:10pm 6/18/14 3:10pm

This hand-built castle is in.. Ohio? That's not even the craziest part

At the bottom of a long winding road in Symm's Township, you'll find the Loveland Castle, a Medieval-style castle that was built by Harry Delos Andrews over the course of 50 years with nothing but hard work, his own two hands, and milk cartons. » 4/24/14 12:00pm 4/24/14 12:00pm

This zombie-themed burger joint is is so good it's a no brainer

Zombie Burger is the only location on Earth where it would be completely acceptable to have brains on the menu. Fortunately for us they don't, but they do, however, have entire entrees dedicated to every zombie movie, book, comic, and television show worth mentioning. Who could resist sinking their teeth into the… » 3/28/14 3:05pm 3/28/14 3:05pm

The terrifying story of Lake Shawnee, the cursed amusement park

The Lake Shawnee Amusement park isn't just an abandoned amusement park... according to the owners of the once favorite family destination, it's actually the home of a Native American burial ground with a dark curse. » 3/20/14 4:00pm 3/20/14 4:00pm

This Alien themed brothel is out to abduct your money and morals

For most of us, the thought of being abducted and probed in the butt doesn't really sound like a good time. Mostly it just sounds like an awful time… a really awful time. The Alien Cathouse, however, disagrees. This ET-themed brothel is in the business of giving clients sexy alien experiences, and business is booming. » 3/20/14 11:37am 3/20/14 11:37am

Alaska’s largest abandoned building is a labyrinth of nightmare fuel

Whittier, Alaska is a wasteland of ice and snow. It's so freaking cold that only 182 people live there, probably because they're insane. The only thing Whittier has in excess besides snow (and possibly vampire covens), is massive abandoned buildings, one of the largest in the state, in fact. And it's creepy as hell. » 3/14/14 5:05pm 3/14/14 5:05pm

The first official Sherlock convention is finally coming to America!

HOLY. CRAP. Attention Cumberbitches and fans of the BBC's most attractively-cast television series of all time! The very first (and only official) Sherlock convention is finally landing on our shores. I know, I know… just try to keep it together, alright! » 3/12/14 4:24pm 3/12/14 4:24pm

You can own the bike from Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure!

A genuine piece of 80′s movie memorabilia is for sale on eBay! One of the awesome bikes from "Pee-wee's Big Adventure" is up for auction and if you've got a couple thousand bucks burning a hole in your pocket, it could be yours. » 3/06/14 1:55pm 3/06/14 1:55pm

Man spends 35 grand to turn his house into ultimate cat playground



Contain your envy cat ladies! A California man forked out $35,000 to renovate his home into an virtual cat-utopia. We're talking slides, sunning perches, scratching posts, and cat-grass as far as the eye can see. » 3/06/14 11:28am 3/06/14 11:28am

Take this tour of True Detective’s real-life Louisiana



True Detective's unmistakable Louisiana backdrop and contradicting industrial landscapes makes for one of the most beautiful locations a murder mystery could could ever hope for. This map is inspired by the beautiful and desolate locations in the True Detective universe. » 3/06/14 7:56am 3/06/14 7:56am

An homage to Her: An A.I. inspired road trip

Spike Jonze's movie Her, is a quiet, strange, and wonderfully captivating film centering around a letter writer's romantic relationship with his new operating system. The past 50 years, pop-culture has given us plenty of A.I. heroes and villains, but these are the real closest places you can get to Her. » 3/05/14 6:02pm 3/05/14 6:02pm

A 'True Detective'-inspired map of America's most macabre murder cases

True Detective, HBO's newest series, is a testament to our unrelenting desire to look into the darkness from safe distances. Unfortunately, not all monsters live in our imagination. Inspired by the show, this map is an exploration of America's real-life monsters and the detectives who caught them. » 3/04/14 11:49am 3/04/14 11:49am

Crazy balloon art installations are invading public places

Penique Productions is in the business of transforming normal, everyday surroundings into amazing alien landscapes. These Kubric-esque creations seal out the familiar using brightly colored plastic balloons that completely change the look and feel of their interior spaces in the span of an afternoon. » 2/27/14 5:25pm 2/27/14 5:25pm

This weekend adventure pampers your inner Katniss Everdeen

Imagine a weekend retreat that helps you to get in touch with your inner Katniss while dishing our some serious pampering. The Adventure Getaway is a mix between outdoor survival meets foodie, and is hosted by writer Georgia Pellegrini. In other words, it's the perfect weekend for the outdoorsy woman in your life. » 2/25/14 3:55pm 2/25/14 3:55pm

See Titanoboa, the world’s largest snake on display here

A replica of the world's largest snake is on display at the the University of Nebraska State Museum. I know what you're thinking,"big deal, who gives a crap about a snake replica?" Well let me tell you, once you see this monster you might just change your mind. » 2/21/14 3:27pm 2/21/14 3:27pm

Students to investigate the haunted Strand Theater for documentary

Since the 1950′s, Portland High School has been a rumored paranormal hotspot. The ghostly run-ins have inspired new media students to produce a film called "Ghost Hunt", that will take them to the 1929 Strand Cinema to conduct an investigation into rumors that the building is haunted. » 2/21/14 3:19pm 2/21/14 3:19pm

This team-building exercise locks you in a room with a zombie

You and 11 survivors are locked in a room with 60 minutes on the clock. You have 5 minutes to answer a series of riddles, each leading you to your freedom. Sound easy? Unfortunately there's something else in there, and with each minute that passes, it breaks free from its chain and closer to eating your face. » 2/19/14 1:10pm 2/19/14 1:10pm