Designs that make us superhuman - in pictures
A new exhibition shows how humans have always sought to improve our bodies with appendages, both practical and performance-enhancing. Here is a selection of some of the most outlandish designs
Chemical burn victim - Weird Picture Archive
Weird Picture Archive features some of the strangest images found in the world. From bizarre medical conditions to strange animal deformities, we collect and display the oddest of the odd.
Inquisition executors and their toys. - HorrorHomework.com
After explaining in certain way how did Spanish Inquisition work, I will start with the funniest part of all this story. Most ways of getting a confession were sex related. These guys were quite obsessed with that. If you remember this, I said in my latest post that women deserved the worst and most perverted …
Choisit-on d'être celui qu'on est ?
Les personnes atteintes de la neurofibromatose, une maladie horrible est incurable, sont si malheureuses. les malformations quelles portent sur leurs visages et ou d'autres parties du corps leurs rendent la vie si difficile. Cette pauvre femme de Thaïlande en est la pure démonstration. Je pense que ces images devraient nous aider à comprendre que la vie est parfois trop cruelle pour certaines personnes. La greffe est le seul recours pour les malades gravement atteints de neurofibromatose…
Forgotten Horrors: Ant-Walking Alligators of Hiroshima - KnowledgeNuts
After the bomb went off, Hiroshima was transformed from a dull backwater city into a momentary vision of Hell. Among the horrors witnessed by survivors were the ‘ant-walking alligators’—creatures of the blast that seemed neither human nor animal, neither living nor dead.
R.B. Bontencou, Courtesey of Stanley B. Burns, MD...Civil War Surgery. This was described by Mrs McDonald in her Civil War diary as a sight she had seen near her home during the war. “A Morning’s Work” R. B. Bontecou’s label for his iconic image of wartime labors, 1865.
20 Scary Old School Surgical Tools
A quick glance at our gallery of some of history's gnarliest surgical tools will definitely make you thankful for just how far our industry has progressed throughout time. Browse through images and descriptions of surgical tools dating as far back as the 1600's - a time when surgery was definitely