This Sensational Murder Case Spurred The UK To Outlaw Capital Punishment

Ruth Ellis had a difficult life leading up to the night she shot her on-and-off boyfriend, David Blakely, in 1955. Variously described as a “model” and “nightclub hostess,” she was literally apprehended holding a smoking gun, and refused to alter her bleached-blonde locks to make a good impression during her trial. »6/10/15 3:40pm6/10/15 3:40pm

The Best Restaurant in the World Is: Disney's Epcot Theme Park

For the past year, Rich Juzwiak and Caity Weaver have scoured New York in search of the city’s greatest restaurant. This spring, the authors expanded their quest into a global hunt: the search for the Best Restaurant in the World. Due to time and budget constraints, it was determined that the most efficient method to… »4/30/15 3:02pm4/30/15 3:02pm

These Are The 100 Most Interesting Geologic Spots In The British Isles

The United Kingdom and Ireland pack so many geologically fascinating locations in a small area, it's hard to pick which ones are the most gorgeous, the most scientifically important, or even the most downright useful. Lucky for us, the Geological Society curated a list of the Top 100 Geosites. »10/14/14 12:58am10/14/14 12:58am

Apparently Batman is the hero East Yorkshire, UK, needs right now

When we last saw Bruce Wayne in The Dark Knight Rises, he was traipsing about Europe with Catwoman and refusing to talk to his butler of many decades. But we all knew Bruce wouldn't be able to stay away from the crime-fighting game for long, and indeed he hasn't — because he's back battling evil on the mean streets… »3/04/13 12:20pm3/04/13 12:20pm