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Researchers Uncover Ancient Shrine That May Hold Buddha's Skull Bone

Live Science | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 07.01.2016 | Religion

By: Owen Jarus, Live Science Contributor Published: 07/01/2016 09:31 AM EDT on LiveScience Archaeologists have discovered what may be a skull bone fro...

Man Brings Human Skull To Florida Grocery Store

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 10.09.2015 | Weird News

Heads up on aisle five! Shoppers at a Sebastian, Florida, grocery store called police on Tuesday when a homeless man walked in carrying a human skull,...

'The Most Beautiful Drawing Ever': Pegasus (1987) by Jean-Michel Basquiat

Matthew Israel | Posted 09.30.2014 | Arts
Matthew Israel

Jean-Michel Basquiat's "Pegasus" (1987) has always intimidated me. It was usually one of the last works I showed students when I taught Basquiat, and I never said much about it. Its massive size, allover writing and symbols overwhelmed me.

We Never Thought We'd Say This, But These Skulls Look Good Enough To Eat

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 06.26.2014 | Arts

Now here are some skulls that we'd love to sink our teeth into. An Etsy shop is selling life-size human skulls made of chocolate, and they look sup...

Does Your Skull Spell Love? An Exploration of Our Skeletal Vocabulary

Miriam Ava | Posted 07.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Miriam Ava

If your bones were words, what would they say? What we take in -- food, thoughts, emotions -- gets metabolized. We're made of that which we consume, o...

Ancient Bones Help Settle Debate Over Human Migration

Posted 08.21.2012 | Science

By: Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor Published: 08/20/2012 03:14 PM EDT on LiveScience Newfound pieces of human skull from "the Cave of the M...

Rethinking Laws Permitting the Sales of Human Remains

Tanya D. Marsh | Posted 10.13.2012 | Weird News
Tanya D. Marsh

How do we explain the difference between these commonly accepted social and legal norms regarding the decent treatment of remains, and legal permissiveness toward the seemingly cavalier commercial treatment of certain remains?

The Museum of Unnatural History in Strangetown (PHOTOS)

Hans Proppe | Posted 09.01.2012 | Arts
Hans Proppe

2012-07-02-hansproppestrangetown.jpgI had a dream last night, a strange dream, visiting a strange place with a strange museum...

Bargain! Buy a Damien Hirst Skull for £5,000

ARTINFO | Posted 07.16.2012 | Arts

Your pockets might not need to be as deep as François Pinault's or Victor Pinchuk's to get your hands on a genuine Damien Hirst skull. OK, you'll hav...

Ancient Skull Reveals Clues About Man's Best Friend

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Searles | Posted 01.24.2012 | Science

How long have we been raising dogs? According to new research, long enough that we ought to call them 'caveman's best friend.' A 33,000 year-old do...

Decapitated Head Of St. Vitalis, Patron Saint Of Genital Disease, To Be Sold At Auction

AOL Weird News | David Moye | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

The term "VD" is slang for venereal disease, but, in this case, it can also stand for "Vitalis' Dome," as in St. Vitalis, the patron saint for genital...

Skull And Bones House (VIDEO): Tour Shows "Tomb's" Courtyard

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Housecleaning is in order if this footage of of Skull and Bones house at Yale University is real. The video, blogged about by Ivy Gate, was posted ...

Medieval 'Vampire' Skull Found Near Venice

Huffington Post | Jessica Gusman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The skull of a "vampire" has been found near Venice among the corpses of 16th century plague victims, reports LiveScience. The leader of the archaeol...