Children who suffer from frequent nightmares or bouts of night terrors may be at an increased risk of psychotic experiences in adolescence, according to new research from the University of Warwick.The study, published in the journalShow More Summary
Children who suffer from frequent nightmares or bouts of night terrors may be at an increased risk of psychotic experiences in adolescence, according to new research from the University of Warwick. read more
Did you blow your chance to watch Gravity in 3D and/or in Imax? You poor bastard. You can't possibly recapture the experience on your home TV (yes, even if you have one of those giant home theaters with stadium seating), but at least you'll get to pause to use the bathroom. Plus Thor, Harry Potter, and more! Read more...
Ever wished you could take the experience of living through an episode of The Twilight Zone, wrap it up and give it to a child you love? Well, now you can! Read more...
Writer and educator Ami Angelowicz explains what happens during a frightening animated episode of sleep paralysis in this 2013 Ted-Ed lesson “The Terrors of Sleep Paralysis“. Imagine you’re fast asleep and then suddenly awake. You want to move but can’t, as if someone is sitting on your chest. And you can’t even scream! This is [...]
I don’t know what your experience was in high school, but when I look back on mine I vividly remember my emotional state fluidly moving between total acceptance and terror to step foot inside the building. I did ok for myself, but I certainly wasn’t Homecoming Queen (which could have something to do with the [...]
The head-tripping BANSHEE CHAPTER hit VOD in the U.S. yesterday and will be making its way to limited theaters on January 10, 2014, and to give you a little taste of what kind of freakiness to expect from the Zachary Quinto-producedShow More Summary
Some deja vu experiences are welcome, some not so. Remember the photos from Abu Ghraib, showing humiliating and pointless abuse of prisoners in the "war on terror"? I was unpleasantly reminded of those when I read a New York Times story...Show More Summary
Prediction time: China will experience unprecedented terrorism over the next few years. On October 27, a carload of Xinjiang residents made headlines by crashing into a Tiananmen Square crowd, killing two people while injuring 38. Then,...Show More Summary
Halloween enthusiasts can experience manufactured horrors for a lot of money and minimal terror, or real, authentic horror for free within the fetid walls of the digester eggs at Newtown Creek's Wastewater Treatment Plant. [ more › ...
I had the pleasure (and terror) of seeing the new movie Gravity this weekend. I also saw it in 3D, on an IMAX screen, and the experience might be enough to cause heart failure in those with frail constitutions. You can already read all about Gravity in other reviews, but let me say that it […]
Yes, Greg Grunberg’s new movie is called Big Ass Spider! The movie (out Oct. 18) is, as might be predicted, about a big-ass spider (though there’s no hyphen in the title), that escapes from a military experiment and terrorizes Los Angeles. Show More Summary
Pictured: Man performing Muslim prayers while waiting for the terrorist siege to end The media hype may be winding down but many of us here in Kenya are still shaken by the Westgate terrorist attack. While my own experience may not be...Show More Summary
Want to know what the long-term impact of a horrific crime, an environmental catastrophe, or terrorism will be on a home’s value? Call Randall Bell, a “doom-and-gloom” real estate appraiser who draws on his 20 years of experience to produce...
If you ever played Amnesia: The Dark Descent then you know the kind of horror and unsettling moments Frictional Games is capable of producing. Well, get ready for a sci-fi horror experience unlike …
The Kimberly Peirce directed remake of Stephen King's classic tale of telekinetic terror CARRIE is almost upon us as its October 18th release date is just around the corner, and promotion for this party is in maximum overdrive as we're seeing tons of new images, trailers and TV spots for the flick. Show More Summary
Gravity, the most stressful–looking critically acclaimed movie of 2013 by a wide margin, sees theatrical release on October 4th. To get audiences prepared for watching Sandra Bullock and George Clooney float in space with no clear indication...Show More Summary
National Zoo keepers experience "five minutes of pure terror" before they realized the stillborn panda cub discovered late Saturday night was not Butterstick II. [ more › ]
New York writer/blogger Michele Catalano has a piece at Medium on a very disturbing experience her family had yesterday -- a visit from members of the local Joint Terrorism Task Force: Pressure Cookers, Backpacks and Quinoa, Oh My! What...Show More Summary
What we learned from the Bush administration's experiment with "enhanced interrogation" is that American lawyers and elected officials could review and approve even abject cruelty, finding a home for it in U.S. law.