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CANNIBALISM: A CALORIE RICH DIET?

CANNIBALISM: A CALORIE RICH DIET?

Whether the undead feast on our brains or the flesh of the living, one thing is certain; zombies eat people. But if a simple scratch ...

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ANIMALS VS. ZOMBIES: WHO WOULD WIN?

ANIMALS VS. ZOMBIES: WHO WOULD WIN?

National Wildlife Federation naturalist David Mizejewski recently published an article (on BoingBoing) in which he examines a little discussed  zombie apocalypse topic.  Exactly  how would ...

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REAL WALKING DEAD OF TANA TORAJA & BRITAIN

REAL WALKING DEAD OF TANA TORAJA & BRITAIN

Some time ago we published an article about a ceremony in Tana Toraja Regency of South Sulawesi Island, Indonesia, in which the deceased, having died ...

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CHIKUNGUNYA VIRUS HEADS TO UNITED STATES

CHIKUNGUNYA VIRUS HEADS TO UNITED STATES

Officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have recently reported an alarming increase in the number of Chikungunya cases throughout the Caribbean. While ...

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DO ZOMBIE BRAINS HAVE BLOOD FLOW?

DO ZOMBIE BRAINS HAVE BLOOD FLOW?

Though in a normal human brain all blood flow ceases at death, in zombies this may not be the case. Prevailing hypotheses suggest that the ...

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DON’T SET THAT ZOMBIE ON FIRE!

DON’T SET THAT ZOMBIE ON FIRE!

The 1985 cult classic Return of the Living Dead is remembered best for giving us the first zombies ever to say “brains”, and the first ...

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ZRS BOARD MEMBER TALKS ‘THE UNDEAD BRAIN’

ZRS BOARD MEMBER TALKS ‘THE UNDEAD BRAIN’

The following interview with Bradley Voytek was conducted by UCSD on Apr. 22nd. UC San Diego has made a killer hire — zombie expert Bradley ...

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WHAT HAPPENS IF ZOMBIES DON’T BLINK?

WHAT HAPPENS IF ZOMBIES DON’T BLINK?

What happens if a zombie doesn’t blink? To answer this question we asked Lylas Mogk, MD, ophthalmologist and leader in the field of low vision. ...

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WILL CLIMATE CHANGE START THE ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE?

WILL CLIMATE CHANGE START THE ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE?

An avid ZRS reader recently posited an interesting idea of his own regarding the possible connection between an inevitable zombie apocalypse and global climate change. ...

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SCIENTISTS EXPLAIN ZOMBIE PLANTS

SCIENTISTS EXPLAIN ZOMBIE PLANTS

What would you call a plant that appears alive, is in fact dead, but exhibits enough living behavior to attract an insect which will carry ...

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