Tagged: fear

Saturn devouring his son

Francisco Goya y Lucientes was the leading figure in Spanish painting during the period 1785-1820. Goya lived through troubled times. The French Revolution (1789-95), for example, shattered the peace of the 18th century and led directly...

Salvia trip gone wrong

Salvia divinorum, also known as S. divinorum or Salvia, is a hallucinogenic plant native to the northeastern Sierra Mazateca mountain region of Mexico where the native Mazatecs have used it for centuries as a...

Y-40: the deepest pool

The world’s deepest diving pool is in Italy, in abano-Montegrotto Terme, Padua. 365 days a year of areas dedicated to training for free-divers and scuba divers. The immensity of a movie set and areas...

Detroit ghetto streets

10 worst Detroit neighborhoods Detroit’s neighborhoods conjure up too many stereotypes to count. You’ve got hipster areas, preppy places, neighborhoods where college kids thrive, and of course, ghettos. And while the city consistently ranks...

Tight cave

What causes claustrophobia? Claustrophobia is generally the result of an experience in the person’s past (usually in their childhood) that has led them to associate small spaces with the feeling of panic or being...

Empire magazine’s 50 best horror movies

Halloween is fast approaching with a crucifix in one hand, a bag of pestilent rodents in the other and a hockey mask stuck to its face. To prepare, we’ve summoned up with the ultimate...

Russian thinks he has cameras inside his eyes

What is Paranoia? Paranoia involves intense anxious or fearful feelings and thoughts often related to persecution, threat, or conspiracy. Paranoia occurs in many mental disorders, but is most often present in psychotic disorders. Paranoia...

Chimney unicyclist

Professional Juggler and unicyclist Flaviu Cernescu shows incredible bravery and skill in this video, as he performs atop the 256 meter chimney in Targu Jiu, Romania. The climb up and down the tower shows...