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25 most evil serial killers in history of the world (+Pics)

<b>Most evil serial killers in history of the world</b>: Whether you think they are evil, disturbed, or just mental you are part of a society that exhibits …

Terrifying “vampire fish” are raining down on Alaskans

Look out below, Alaska. Fang-mawed, foot-long fish have been falling from the skies above the town of Fairbanks. So far, residents have found four of these eel-like sea creatures on a front lawn, a Value Village parking lot, and other random places—all far from any water.<p>The creature in question is …

'Mad scientist' accused of human experiments on drunk US soldiers

Dr John Henry Hagmann allegedly injected cadets with drugs and had them insert catheters into each other<p>A doctor has been labelled a “diabolical mad scientist” after allegedly plying US troops doing medical training with alcohol and drugs and making them conduct intimate medical procedures on each …

Activism

Photograph: Laurent Mekul<p>This ungual claw from a theropod yielded structures which appear to be red blood cells.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/9/1433861139967/248811f3-ad85-48ca-9c91-bc31fa6c618a-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Laurent Mekul<p>This ungual claw from a …

Dinosaurs

Monsters of the Deep: Extraordinary marine life, in pictures - Telegraph

Fish

7 of the Most Shocking Sci-Fi Movie Deaths

<i>Alien</i> | Source: Brandywine Productions<p>Nothing pulls a viewer into a story like an unexpected demise of a character, and directors have been …

Mount Everest isn't the Earth's tallest mountain

The world's tallest mountain technically is not Mount Everest.<p>Mount Everest is the tallest mountain <i>above</i> sea level, but if we're talking sheer height here, base to summit, then the tallest mountain is Mauna Kea on the island of Hawaii.<p>Here's how it breaks down:<p>Everest stands 29,035 feet above sea …

This home science experiment lets you trap a particle in a beam of light

If you have a Sharpie and a laser pointer, you can conduct a pretty cool home science experiment — trapping a tiny particle of marker in a beam of light.<p>Engineer Joseph Colosimo made the fascinating video above, and describes the experiment in more detail on his blog. To do it yourself, you need to …

Build Fast Muscle - 9 Herbs Which Aid in Fast Muscle Growth

Many people underestimate the power that herbs can have on our health. There are natural herbs which aid in weight loss and boost metabolism. There …

10 of the world’s best natural wonders … that you’ve probably never heard of

Mendenhall ice caves, Alaska, US<p>Imagine standing in a natural glassy dome illuminated by eerie blue light … A visit to Mendenhall ice caves is a rare chance to step into the heart of a glacier. The 12-mile-long stretch of ice (it is getting shorter every day, because of global warming) near Juneau …

North Island

The 1975 disappear from social media

Having teased fans with a suggestion of their disappearance, the 1975 have done just that. At midnight on Sunday, the band deleted their social media accounts, leaving their fans baffled about what had happened.<p>On Sunday afternoon singer Matty Healy posted a cartoon to Twitter and Instagram – still …

Social Media

Do you speak dog? The idea's not barking mad, say scientists

It's not just Dr Dolittle who can talk to the animals – researchers have developed a computer program that translates woofs into words<p>They are known as man's best friend and the British are famously dotty about them. But how can you tell if your dog is happy, lonely, anxious or sad?<p>The answer is in …

Pets

The mystery of the headless skeleton revealed by Crossrail

Did headhunters stalk Roman Britain? Excavations for London's Crossrail project have unearthed some disturbing clues<p>Of all the discoveries an archaeologist could make, this has to be one of the more gruesome. Twenty feet beneath Liverpool Street, in the heart of the City of London, excavators …

Most Requested: Get Started Guide to Vegetable Gardening

Our communities for <i>This Old House</i>, TheSnug.com, and MyHomeIdeas.com are all requesting pro tips for vegetable gardens. Here's some know-how to get you started!<p><b>Find the Right Site</b><p>To grow well, vegetables need good soil, the right amount of water, and sunshine. You can amend poor soil and deal with …

Here Are The Top 20 One-Hit Wonders Of ’90s Alternative Rock

The 1990s were the pinnacle for alternative rock. After all, the very name of the genre is owed to the fact that these sorts of bands were seen as the alternative to the prevailing rock music of the late ’80s, when hair metal still reigned supreme. There was grunge, post-grunge and other bands that …

Experiment confirms quantum theory weirdness

The bizarre nature of reality as laid out by quantum theory has survived another test, with scientists performing a famous experiment and proving …

13 Health Symptoms Cat Owners Should Never Ignore

Unlike a kid who can cry or whine if he’s feeling lousy, your cat can’t tell you if something hurts or he’s sick. So how can you know when you should …

Nepal earthquake: International veterinarians working to save valuable animals, many with horrific injuries

A team of international veterinarians is working in Nepal to help save valuable animals injured in the devastating earthquakes.<p>Last month more than …

CRISPR

Special |<p>Special home<br>• Key reads<br>• Latest articles<br>• In depth<br>• Research & Review<p>Researchers the world over are fast adopting CRISPR-Cas9 to tinker with the …

Genetics

Declining Wildebeests: Why Conserve Non-Threatened Species?

<b>By Candice Gaukel Andrews</b><p>The classical elemental forces of nature are air, earth, fire and water. But there are other great environmental powers that have a beating heart, such as when millions of wild animals come together as one to surge across an endless African plain. Such is the Great …