SHORT: NORTHERN MONSTERS

“He is one of the most powerful, thievish, daring, and efficient killing machines known to man.” - Mark Allardyce ...

SHORT: MICHIGAN’S CEMETERY ISLAND

It was the 1850’s, and people were scared. There had been sightings, bumps in the night, cries carried on the wind. ...

SHORT: STRAY DOGS LEARN TO USE THE MOSCOW SUBWAY TO GET AROUND

Of the 35,000 stray dogs in Moscow, a couple dozen have learned to use the city’s subway system to get around. Every ...

SHORT: DEATH BY PINE CONE

We've all felt the bliss of a warm, not hot, sunny day outside and lay down for a nap, maybe under a tree. Somebody ...

SHORT: DEAD ON EVEREST

At 12.50, just after I had emerged from a state of jubilation at finding the first definite fossils on Everest, there ...

SHORT: WANNA BE FASTER? NEUROSCIENCE SHOWS PRAYER REALLY DOES WORK

Ryan Hall is in first place running the 2007 Houston Half Marathon at mile 10 when the cramp hits. He tries to gut it ...