Read a preview of vampires versus blood-sucking robots, from the author of 30 Days of Night

Courtesy of IDW Publishing, here's an exclusive sneak peek at the new miniseries Transfusion — this comic depicts a tremendously gloomy future where humans are stalked by both vampires and giant, mosquito-like robots. Steve Niles of 30 Days of Night is on the script here, and this issue comes out next Wednesday,… »10/05/12 5:25pm10/05/12 5:25pm

The Capitol architect wanted to reanimate George Washington's dead body

George Washington may have been America's first president, but was he nearly America's first zombie-in-chief? If William Thornton, physician and designer of the US Capitol, had had his way, Washington's body would have been subjected a scientific experiment designed to bring the deceased former president back to life. »1/28/12 5:00pm1/28/12 5:00pm