[OC] New Carlton Burying Ground, Edinburgh, Scotland. The watchtower was meant to stop people from digging bodies to sell them to the local university, which needed ten times more cadavers than they could get from executed criminals in 1820. More interesting info in comments.

[OC] New Carlton Burying Ground, Edinburgh, Scotland. The watchtower was meant to stop people from digging bodies to sell them to the local university, which needed ten times more cadavers than they could get from executed criminals in 1820. More… Continue Reading

Freak summer hailstorm hits Mexico’s eastern Guadalajara, Jalisco state, burying vehicles in 3 feet of hail and damaging over 450 homes, only to melt and flood the streets turning them to rivers after a month of 90° average high temperatures

Freak summer hailstorm hits Mexico’s eastern Guadalajara, Jalisco state, burying vehicles in 3 feet of hail and damaging over 450 homes, only to melt and flood the streets turning them to rivers after a month of 90° average high temperatures