Category: scary

“If you see me, weep”

Our ancestors carved “hunger stones” as a warning about climate catastrophe. Will we heed their warning?

Better dot those i’s and cross those t’s!

Why? Well consider the case of Emine and Ramazan Çalçoban. Theirs was a fatal love affair. But it was hardly Romeo and Juliet. In the beginning all was…

Novelist, Murderer?

Are those bullet points on Krystian Bala’s multifaceted resume? Or does art just happen to resemble death?

Orwell Saw the Writing on the Wall

No, wait, it’s a camera. Orwellian Evening Standard article on surveillance cameras around Orwell’s home via exploding aardvark

Are We Evolving?

Not much sign of it in this Newsweek poll. Among its findings: Nearly half of all Americans believe that evolution is not well supported by evidence and is…