The brutal secret to how parrots survive floods

Eclectus parrots make their nests in parts of Australia where floods are extremely common. When their nests start to flood, the parrots make a grim decision. They kill their chicks...but only the male ones. What drives them to commit gendercide? » 11/02/11 11:00am 11/02/11 11:00am

Outrageous Acts of Gendercide

If you're one of the many people who howled in pain upon reading the recently-released final trade of comic book Y the Last Man, then gendercide is probably on your mind. In that comic, as you'll recall, every man on the planet (except one) is wiped out and women are left to rebuild the world. This idea of… » 8/07/08 1:57pm 8/07/08 1:57pm