‘Fire Ball’ in Thunder Storm Video

Rita Krill, 53, of Naples, Fla., got a little more than she bargained for while shooting a severe thunderstorm in her backyard Oct. 5. “It was about 100 feet from my yard,” Krill said. “I was out there videoing it. My puppy was out there. She usually doesn’t flinch too much at storms. She’s used […]

Magician David Blaine’s High-Voltage NYC Stunt

The thrill-seeking magician came down Monday evening from the 20-foot-high (6-meter) perch on a New York pier where he spent the past 72 hours standing inside an artificial lightning storm generated by seven high-voltage, low-current Tesla coils. The 39-year-old performer said the electrifying performance would be his last endurance stunt. Blaine spent the final minutes […]

10 Bizarre ways to Die.

With respect to sages and crystal ball advocates around the world, you never know how or when you’re going to go. There are a lot of ways to die, and some are certainly more bizarre than others. Even natural causes like heart failure can be brought on by some pretty strange circumstances. So while a […]