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Wood ants on the earth mound in the bunker, September 18, 2016.

Photos show how ants escaped a Soviet nuclear-weapons bunker after surviving on cannibalism for years

The ants' food source remained a mystery until researchers examined some of the 2 million ant corpses piled up around the bunker.
A sample of minced meat in a test tube.

A Swedish scientist suggested the climate crisis could lead people to consider eating human flesh. It’s not the first time a scientist has sugge...

As our food supply faces more stress, behavioral scientist Magnus Söderlund said, humans might consider eating corpses.
Sometimes ducklings engage in cannibalistic behavior.

10 cute animals you didn’t know were cannibalistic

From ducklings to ladybugs, here are some animals that eat their young or other members of their own species.

Cannibalism used to be a popular medical remedy — here’s why humans don’t eat each other today

Putting aside the morals and social standards which make cannibalism taboo, there are plenty of other reasons why eating other humans is not a good idea.

Scientists just found out something disturbing about a massive ancient species of shark

New fossils of fecal matter revealed something a little unsettling: These sharks were feasting on their own young, possibly in times of low food supply.

The family in ‘Bob’s Burgers’ was originally going to be a bunch of cannibals

The Belchers from 'Bob's Burgers' were supposed to be cannibals, according to creator Loren Bouchard.