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10 Things You Didn't Know About Harry Potter's Scar

Come and find out what Harry Potter has in common with drunk tourists...
By Danny Meegan

10 Weirdest Ways Famous Ancient Greeks Died

Have you ever thought you were God and jumped into a volcano to prove it?
By Adam Nicholson

10 Best Ever Stories Told On Hot Ones

Some Hot Ones conversations are spicier than the Last Dab.
By Chris Humphries

8 Crazy Mysteries That Were Solved On Reddit

Online sleuths banded together to tackle these puzzles.
By Adrian Bishop

10 Deadliest Spells In The Harry Potter Universe

The wizarding world is a lot more brutal then you realised...
By Danny Meegan

8 Hidden Secrets In The Mona Lisa

Pregnancies, horses and high cholesterol, oh my!
By Tom Baker

7 Ancient Technologies That Used Amazingly Advanced Science

And, no, it wasn't aliens...
By Stevie Shephard

9 Bad Habits That Science Says Are Good For You

Drinkin', fightin' and cussin' - behave like a cowboy and live forever.
By Stevie Shephard

9 Ways You're Picturing Aliens Wrong

...and why you could be right after all.
By Stevie Shephard

Dungeons & Dragons EXCLUSIVE - Exploring Valachan: Domain Of The Hunter

Scarier Than Rolling A Natural One.
By Jules Gill

8 Eerily Accurate Predictions That Came True

Predicting WiFi, mobile phones and ... the birth of Adolf Hitler?
By Stevie Shephard

8 Legendary Duos Who Hated Each Other's Guts

Bless their souls, a lot of them didn't even try to hide it.
By Jacob Trowbridge

10 Best Unfinished Stephen King Novels

So you think you've read everything there is to read? Think again, constant reader.
By Sean Ferrick

10 Historical Facts You Should Know (But Probably Don’t)

Hitler: drinker of Fanta, owner of two testicles.
By Jack Warren

7 Science Phenomena That Are Basically Magic

"Magic is just science that we don't understand yet".
By Stevie Shephard

7 Times We Really Thought We'd Found Aliens

Are these just random radio signals, or messages from an alien race?
By Stevie Shephard

7 Ridiculous Harry Potter Moments That Are Only In The Books

Sometimes, the Harry Potter series went a little too far...
By Jacob Wilkins

8 Quirks You Might Have That Are Actually Super Rare

Are you actually part fish?
By Stevie Shephard

The Hardest Stephen King Quiz On The Internet

A quiz so tough that it’ll give you more nightmares than Pennywise or Jack Torrance ever…
By Alan Mack

8 Most Ridiculous Harry Potter Fan Theories

Some people just want to watch the Goblet of Fire burn.
By Ashleigh Millman

10 Absolute Worst Ways To Die According To Science 1M+ Views

The very worst ways to make an exit, ranked.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Horribly Depressing Scientific Discoveries

If you're having a bad day, maybe bookmark this for later...
By Stevie Shephard

10 Simple Questions That Still Totally Baffle Scientists

We can put a man on the moon, but we don't understand why circles work.
By Stevie Shephard

9 'Amazing Facts' That Are Totally Untrue

Have you heard the one about vending machines and shark attacks?
By Stevie Shephard

10 Terrifying True Stories That Would Work Perfectly As Horror Movies

Some of the scariest stories you'll ever hear are 100% true.
By Mike Pedley

10 Best Non-Horror Stephen King Stories You Must Read

Scaring you isn't enough. Grab a hanky, too.
By Mark Dean

12 Ridiculous Early Concept Designs Of Iconic Characters

Sometimes an iconic design has to go to the drawing board a few times before it clicks.
By Phil Robbins

10 Weirdest Things People Do With Their Dead

Rest In Pieces.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Things That Don't Look Anything Like They Do In Movies

You might want to sit down for this, but sometimes movie makers bend the truth a bit.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Technologies That We Should Never, Ever Build

Inventions that could doom us all.
By Stevie Shephard

9 Badasses Who Performed Surgery On Themselves

Who needs the hospital when you have vodka and a pocketknife?
By Stevie Shephard

8 Theories About Reality That Make You Question Everything

Toot toot, all aboard the existential crisis train.
By Stevie Shephard

9 Compelling Pieces Of Evidence That The Universe Is A Simulation

The Matrix is looking more like a documentary by the day.
By Stevie Shephard

9 Of Life's Most Important Questions Answered By Science

Never mind the Big Bang, why does my pee smell funny?
By Stevie Shephard

8 Insane Things Celebrities Actually Believe Are Real Science

Who needs science when you've got fame?
By Stevie Shephard

8 Video Games Ruined By ONE Specific Character

Welcome to Tues Your Own Adventure!
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Movie Stars Who Gave Their Best Ever Performance On TV

Kate Winslet gave a career-best performance in Mare of Easttown.
By WhatCulture

9 Mysterious Creatures Hidden In Famous Video Games

Ready to go monster hunting?
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Horror Movies Set In Only One Location

Stephen King in a hotel!
By WhatCulture Horror

10 Awesome Multiplayer Video Games Nobody Played

You probably slept on these cult classic multiplayer games.
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Movie Endings Darker Than You Remembered

Russell Crowe was busily drinking himself to death at the end of The Nice Guys.
By WhatCulture

10 Video Game Franchises That Keep Making The Same Mistake

Every Resident Evil goes off the rails at the end.
By WhatCulture Gaming

Star Trek: 18 Easter Eggs In The Lower Decks Season 2 Trailer

McMahan, His Arms Wide.…
By TrekCulture

8 Greatest 'I'm Dead And I Know It' Moments In Found Footage Horror Movies

Those instances that capture a found footage character's worst fears.
By WhatCulture Horror

10 Moments That Literally Stopped Movies

When movies grind to an absolute halt.
By WhatCulture

10 Secret Video Game Features That Make NO Sense

Have you ever shot the moon in GTA?
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Deleted Scenes That Made Movies Way Darker

Kylo Ren originally tortured Chewbacca in The Rise of Skywalker.
By WhatCulture

9 Trick Video Game Items You Must AVOID

You are NOT ready for a fake Dark Souls chest.
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Actors Who Hated Working On Star Wars

By WhatCulture Star Wars

10 Most Evil Versions Of Batman

The dark knight's darkest incarnations
By WhatCulture Comics

Star Trek: 10 Talking Points From The Prodigy Teaser Trailer

This one's for the whole family.…
By TrekCulture

8 Horror Movie Remakes That Pissed Off The Original Creators

These horror icons didn't hold ANYTHING back.
By WhatCulture Horror

10 Overpowered Items That Broke Video Games

Some rules were made to be broken.
By WhatCulture Gaming

8 Actors Who Begged For Their Character NOT To Die

Barristan Selmy deserved better!
By WhatCulture

9 Movie Extras Who Completely Ruined Their Scenes

Unfortunately for film-makers, they can't always pay professional actors to fill their scenes.
By WhatCulture

10 Hilarious Game Overs You WANT To See

Greeting the Grim Reaper with a smile on your face.
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Best Horror Movie Prequels

Because not all horror prequels suck.
By WhatCulture Horror

Star Trek: 10 Screw Ups From The First Season

By TrekCulture

10 Greatest Cold Opens In Doctor Who

By WhoCulture

10 Video Games You Wrongly Assume Are Terrible

By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Movie Performances That Proved People Wrong

When actors make critics and fans alike eat their words with one impressive movie performance.
By WhatCulture

10 Video Games Impossible To Beat Without A Guide

Who lets these sadists make adventure games?
By WhatCulture Gaming

Activision Sued By California Over Seriously Ugly Harassment Allegations

Ubisoft, Quantic Dream, now Activision Blizzard.
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Horror Movie Props You Didn't Know Were Reused

Those movie props that forever seem familiar.
By WhatCulture Horror

How Loki Fixes Avengers Endgame’s Biggest Plot Hole

By WhatCulture