10 Lesser-Known Egyptian Gods That Are Absolutely Terrifying

Egyptian mythology has a lot of gods. Some of them have loomed large in pop culture and the public imagination: Ra, Apophis, Anubis, Isis, Bast, Osiris, etc. Some are far more obscure. But that in no way diminishes how scary they are. Here are 10 absolutely terrifying Egyptian gods that you might not have heard of. » 2/17/15 10:09am 2/17/15 10:09am

​9 Roman Gods Who Weren't Just Rip Offs Of Greek Gods

We know that the ancient Greeks had a massively entertaining sets of gods and goddesses. So it's no wonder that when Rome conquered Greece, they replaced their own dull pantheon with renamed versions of Zeus, Athena, and the others. But not all Roman gods were Greek copies — here are a few of the more important ones. » 1/22/15 10:17am 1/22/15 10:17am

Move over Kraken — Wrath of the Titans' new trailer has so many CG…

The sequel to the movie no one asked for Wrath of the Titans is out with another trailer. Thankfully it's hitting all the important notes every good Hollywood sequel needs. Heroic new hairdo for the lead, check. Double the big bads, check. Dialog written only in the form of catch phrases for energy drinks, check.… » 2/23/12 12:28pm 2/23/12 12:28pm

Don’t Drink the Kool-Aid of These Science Fictional Cults

Much like the present, the future has its share of cults and fringe religions. Some are scams, some are a genuine search for enlightenment, and some are simply a fanatical devotion to a single person or task. Want to stay clear of cultish influence? We give you a who’s who of cults from science fiction, and tell you… » 10/02/08 11:45am 10/02/08 11:45am