The Abandoned Island That's A Real Life Bond Villain Lair
Abandoned since 1974, this small island off the coast of Japan was once a coal mining facility and home for its workers. Hashima, also known as Gunkanjima (Battleship Island) plays host to the the villainous Raoul Silva (played by Javier Bardem) in the newest Bond film Skyfall.
33 Haunting Black And White Photos Of Japan's Ghost Island
Urban decay has never looked so beautifully eerie. Hashima Island, or Gunkanshima (meaning "Battleship Island," so nicknamed for it's nautical shape), was a former coal mining community established in 1887. The mine was shut down in 1974 and the city abandoned. Now it has a new nickname: Ghost Island.
Anders Breivik Returns To The Scene Of The Crime
Disturbing. In order to better reconstruct his horrific shooting spree, Oslo authorities returned Anders Breivik to Utoya Island. A police spokesman later said Breivik showed no remorse as he detailed his cold-blooded execution of 69 people, mostly teenagers.
Adorable Posthumous Letter From Sherwood Schwartz
Sherwood Schwartz, the legendary television writer who created Gilligan's Island and The Brady Bunch, passed away yesterday at the age of 94. One of his final acts was to write this sweet, funny and heartwarming letter. I hope there's a laugh track in heaven.