Misc Articles

  1. The Disgusting Ganges River...

    In 2008, about 50 images posted with a first-hand account of a visitor who had spent a few months in India, had gone viral in China. Many Chinese forums and columns published them. The images are disturbing, but not for the government and Indian people except some activists and NGOs.
  2. Jonestown Massacre

    On November 18, 1978, Peoples Temple leader Jim Jones instructed all members living in the Jonestown, Guyana compound to commit an act of "revolutionary suicide," by drinking poisoned punch.
  3. The Branch Davidians

    On February 28, 1993 at approximately 9:30 a.m., 100 lawmen from the Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms division of the United States Treasury Department descended on a religious compound owned and operated by the Branch Davidian cult 10 miles east of Waco, Texas.
  4. The Byford Diving Bell Disater

    On 5 November 1983 at 4:00 a.m., while drilling in the Frigg gas field in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea, four divers were in a decompression chamber system attached by a trunk (a short passage) to a diving bell on the rig, being assisted by two dive tenders.
  5. Aokigahara - The Suicide Forest

    Located at the base of Mt. Fuji, Aokigahara is perhaps the most infamous forest in all of Japan. Also known as the Sea of Trees, Suicide Forest, and Japan's Demon Forest, Aokigahara has been home to over 500 confirmed suicides since the 1950s. Called "the perfect place to die," Aokigahara is the world's second most popular place for suicide (the Golden Gate Bridge being the first).
  6. Death Erections or "Angel Lust"

    Is It Real? The answer, quite simply, is "yes", and it happens more often than you realize.
  7. Why Condoms Are Your Buddies

    This is Syphilis...Syphilis is transmitted by sexual contact. It can also be passed at birth from mother to child as the newborn rubs along the birth canal.
  8. The Cremation Process

    Cremating a Human Body: Getting Down to the Nitty Gritty
  9. Junko Furuta - 44 Days Of Hell On Earth

    Unfortunately, child abduction is nothing rare in many societies. Especially three decades ago, before the dawn of the 24-hour news cycle and Internet, a story involving a missing child would only rarely make it to the evening news. However, the story of Junko Furuta is quite different.
  10. Hiroshi Ouchi - 83 Days Of Death

    A 35-year-old-man lies unconscious in a University of Tokyo Hospital intensive-care unit. He has been irradiated. Losing up to 20 liters of body fluids per day, the skin on half of his body is blackened, blistered, and falling off, his internal organs have failed, he is being kept alive by machines.
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