Saturday Webcomic: A salvager battles monsters and miasma in…

Here's the thing about the post-apocalypse: it's lonely. When the Internet and telephone systems have gone down, and you don't know whom to trust, you spend an awful lot of time by your lonesome. Dang Thu Mai, the survivalist heroine of Ben Fleuter's Derelict (occasionally NSFW for non-sexual nudity), spends most of… » 3/30/13 8:30am 3/30/13 8:30am

This Argentinian tourist village sat underwater for 25 years

In the 1970s, Villa Epecuén, a tourist village on Lago Epecuén in Buenos Aires Province, Argentina, had a population of more 5,000 with 300 thriving businesses and tens of thousands of annual visitors. However, wet weather patterns caused Lago Epecuén and on November 10, 1985, the nearby dam broke, starting a gradual… » 12/23/12 1:00pm 12/23/12 1:00pm