How Dracula became the world’s most famous vampire

How did Dracula become the worlds most famous vampire

Over a hundred years after his creator was laid to rest, Dracula lives on as the most famous vampire in history. But this Transylvanian noble – neither the first fictional vampire, nor the most popular of his time – may have remained buried in obscurity if not for a twist of fate. Continue reading “How Dracula became the world’s most famous vampire”

How Dracula became the world’s most famous vampire

Why We (Sometimes) Wish Those We Love Might Die

Why We (Sometimes) Wish Those We Love Might Die

n the privacy of our own minds, we sometimes imagine the strangest, ghastliest things happening to those we love. We’re not insane, simply up against the complexity of all close human relationships. Continue reading “Why We (Sometimes) Wish Those We Love Might Die”

Why We (Sometimes) Wish Those We Love Might Die

Why Fava Beans Can Kill You

Why Fava Beans Can Kill You

For some people, fava beans can be deadly. What is it about this little legume that makes it so? Continue reading “Why Fava Beans Can Kill You”

Why Fava Beans Can Kill You

How One Man Escaped Death to Invent the Saxophone

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Adolphe Sax will forever be remembered as the inventor of the saxophone. But his indelible mark on the music world almost never came to be. Amazingly, Sax escaped death not one, not two, but SEVEN times before he went on to change the history of music. Continue reading “How One Man Escaped Death to Invent the Saxophone”

How One Man Escaped Death to Invent the Saxophone

What Really Happens To Your Body When You’re Electrocuted

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Over 100 people in the United States die each year from electrocution. What happens when electric charges surge through your body? Continue reading “What Really Happens To Your Body When You’re Electrocuted”

What Really Happens To Your Body When You’re Electrocuted

D.I.Y. Apocalypse Survival

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Here are three hacks for surviving the apocalypse using common household items. Continue reading “D.I.Y. Apocalypse Survival”

D.I.Y. Apocalypse Survival

How Immortality Would Change the Way We Live

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What would the benefits be to living forever, and consequently, not fearing death? Would it make us happier, or more generous? Continue reading “How Immortality Would Change the Way We Live”

How Immortality Would Change the Way We Live