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Brittany Murphy and Husband Poisoned

File this one under really strange. Star Brittany Murphy passed away back in 2009. Several months later in 2010 her husband, Simon Monjack, died as well. Both causes of death were listed as natural - pneumonia and anemia. Now that doesn't seem to be the case.

Relax! Neil deGrasse Tyson Explains Why We're Safe from a Zombie Apocalypse

Most of us who are fans of zombie-themed movies, comics, TV shows, etc., don't really believe such a scenario is possible, but the undead do provide plenty of food for thought and creative expression. So, just how scientifically feasible are they? Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson weighs in...

Montana Employee Reprimanded for Hiring Ghost Hunters to Investigate Haunted Office

I think it's safe to say that we've all done things that have pissed off our boss, whether it's spending too much time socializing with office pals or not meeting silly weekly quotas. But a woman in Montana has just come up with the most awesome way ever to piss off hers.

Spooky Records Shattered in The Guinness Book of World Records 2014 Edition!

Crazy carvers! Sizable sweets! Prodigious pumpkin pies! The fall is upon us, and with it comes the most terrifying of all holidays: Halloween! To celebrate, the ghoulish record keepers at Guinness World Records have summoned up their favorite frightening feats!

Frightening Video Captures Screaming Ghost in Haunted Hotel!

Giving the fictional Overlook Hotel's Room 237 a run for its money as the scariest hotel room in the world, Room 209 in Illinois' Wingate Hotel has been a hotbed of alleged paranormal activity over the years, with many guests reporting strange noises coming from the room.

Last Rites Gallery's 13th Hour Exhibit Highlights Dark Surrealistic Artwork

Dark surrealism is the theme of this year's Halloween art exhibit at New York's Last Rites Gallery, which will combine beauty and horror in equal measure. Read on for full details and to see a listing of the artists whose handiwork will be on display!

Dragon Spotted Flying Over England?!

Dragons aren't real, right? Much like Sasquatch and the Loch Ness Monster, they're mythical creatures of fiction, fantasy characters that can only be seen in movies and read about in stories... right?

Brooklyn Halloween Display Causes Controversy Amongst Residents

We can't help but laugh when we hear news report about uptight citizens getting up in arms about harmless Halloween decorations. One of the most fun aspects of the season is turning your lawn into a spooky display, which apparently has become grounds for reporters showing up at your home...

Cameras Capture Ghost Attacking Man!

This October is the first in a few years that we've experienced no Paranormal Activity in theaters, and I admit that I'm kind of missing it. The fourth installment was incredibly lackluster, this is true, but it had become a Halloween tradition to see demonic ghosts terrorize people, and I can't help but feel that Halloween isn't the same without it.

Did Someone Die in YOUR House? Find out NOW!

Buying a new house or apartment? Experiencing weird things at your current address? Did someone possibly die there? At one time or another the thought has to have crossed your mind. Now you can find out. Be warned though... you may not like the answer.

South Pasadena Recognizes John Carpenter and Names October 31st - John Carpenter Night

When compiling a list of movies to watch on the mother of all spooky occasions, it's impossible not to throw a few John Carpenter flicks on there. One of California's most beautiful cities has just recognized his genius!

LAST DAY to Sign Up to Win Box Of Dread's Seventh Box for October

Today is the LAST DAY to sign up to win Box of Dread's Seventh Box for October and for the "mystery box" too. You have until 12 midnight Pacific Time tonight to sign up!

This Deadly Lake Turned Animals Into Statues

When photographer Nick Brandt found dead animals washed up on the shore of Tanzania's Lake Natron, fully calcified into statues, he posed them for his new photo book, Across the Ravaged Land, and the results are eerily stunning.

Zombie / Crocodile Drug Decimating Russia

Designer drugs are nothing but trouble. Need more proof? Time Magazine just posted a story that makes the horrid effects of bath salts sound like nothing more than a minor headache. Read on.

New Box of Dread Ad Starts Howling! Deadline for October's Box Looming!

Our Box of Dread "mystery box" endeavor has gone over amazingly well, and we figured why not dole out a little eye candy to further entice you cats? Be fast though! The deadline is looming for the October box! You only have until the 8th to sign up!