Krokodil isn’t new: reports of the insane drug surfaced stateside in 2011, and its been used recreationally in Russia since 2002. But really, the drug — technically known as desomorphine — has its roots in ‘Murrica, where it was developed as an alternative to morphine in 1932. The current street version is a cocktail of codeine and other fun ingredients like paint thinner, gasoline and/or hydrochloric acid. Neat!
Do you just enter, or do you have to push the right buttons? “A walk-in vagina has been installed at Johannesburg’s old women’s jail, to celebrate women’s month,” AFP notes. “Visitors are invited to enter the art work to a soundtrack of screaming and laughter, which represents the Hindu Goddess Kali.”
Mental Floss’ John Green looks at 41 people who suffered bizarre deaths, such as being crushed by a coat rack. More here.