The Origin Of Vampires – The Rabies Theory

On January 25, 2014 by lazerhorse

Dracula: everyone’s favourite goofy lethario. Enjoyed by millions across the world as a blood thirsty, pervy murderer. Kuodos to you Bram Stoker and all of your Transylvannian tales. It’s just a story of...

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BUZKASHI: Kyrgyzstan And Decapitated Goats

On January 25, 2014 by lazerhorse

The other day I was browsing some data about the level and quality of education in different countries throughout the world, mostly just because I like stats and graphs; I’m not apologising for that…… (Please don’t...

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Fabulous Norwegian Brides 1870-1920

On January 4, 2014 by Lazer Horse
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Today’s little photographic gem of a collection shows off some old photos of Norwegian brides. The pictures are to be found in the Norsk Folkemuseum, Oslo. Subtlety was neither aimed for nor achieved with these...

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Zdzisław Beksiński: Visions Of Hell By Murdered Painter #2

On December 26, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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A few months ago I wrote briefly about an incredible Polish artist by the name of Zdzisław Beksiński (1929-2005). The article has been getting some attention recently so I thought I would post up...

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Hidden Mother Photographs – A Victorian Curiosity

On November 23, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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In the early days of photography, as we all know, you had to sit still if you wanted a semi-decent picture of yourself or a loved one. For an adult that poses no...

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Peterhof Palace, Russia Looks Like Las Vegas By Night

On November 17, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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Peterhof Palace, St Petersburg, Russia is a series of buildings, impressive fountains and well manicured gardens, ordered by Peter the Great. It is recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site for being ultra-fresh....

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Old Science & Nature Pictures: Beautiful & Strangely Mesmerizing

On November 10, 2013 by Tim Newman
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I love old drawings of anything, and I love biological and anatomical drawings. So with the two combined I’m in eighth heaven. The plate above depicts the anatomy of a horse from the perspective...

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Imber: The Ghost Village Of Wiltshire

On November 10, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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The town of Imber now lies as a shell in rural Wiltshire, about 2.5 miles west of the A360 between Tilshead and West Lavington. Imber was fully abandoned almost 100 years ago. In...

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Platypus Godzilla & The King Of Gore

On November 9, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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Two news items about massive ancient beasts in one week!? My word Mr Universe you are spoiling me rotten. Platypus Godzilla First up, some remains have been found that point to a massive...

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Central African Republic – Another Troubled Nation

On November 3, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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The Central African Republic (CAR) is a landlocked country in Africa with a population of around 4.4 million. It is the 45th biggest country in the world, about the same sort of size...

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