Topic: Halloween

Will Vampires Still Want to Drink Our Blood in Future Generations?

Oct. 29, 2014
Will Vampires Still Want to Drink Our Blood in Future Generations?

With another Halloween approaching, children of all ages are thinking about what to wear to earn their treats. There will certainly be some dressed in capes and fangs as vampires, but this creature of the night has long been more than a once-a-year monster.

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Sexy Halloween Costumes for Girls? Now That's Scary

Oct. 27, 2014
Sexy Halloween Costumes for Girls? Now That's Scary

Thousands of boys and girls across Texas are now deciding what they want to be this Halloween. Boys have a multitude of Halloween costume options this year, ranging from scary to funny and from nerdy to powerful.

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Skeletons in the Closet: Flesh Eating Beetles Pick the Bones Clean

Oct. 29, 2012
Skeletons in the Closet: Flesh Eating Beetles Pick the Bones Clean

You may see a few skeletons walking about once a year on Halloween night, but a colony of voracious flesh eating beetles at the University of Texas at Austin are busy every night turning roadkill into one of the spookiest collections on campus.

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Terrifying terms explained by fearless faculty from the Macabre School of Business

Oct. 25, 2010

Zombie institutions

Oct. 25, 2010
Zombie institutions

From "dead time" to "creeping inflation," terrifying terms are explained by fearless faculty from the Macabre School of Business.

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