New post Essential Bali travel tips: things to know Read More
BizarreScience & Nature

Top 10 Weirdest Phobias

3 Mins read

9. Taphephobia

Taphephobia is a persistent and irrational fear of being buried alive. It comes from the Greek work “taphos” or grave; and taphephobia literally means fear of graves. Before the rise of modern medical science, there were numerous cases of people who have been found accidentally buried alive. According to a study in 1896, it was determined that about 2 percent of bodies exhumed showed signs of struggle inside the coffin. It wasn’t until the 18th century that doctors began to use basic techniques of artificial respiration and defibrillation to “revive” dying people.

Related posts
EducationFood & HealthScience & NatureTech

How Data Science Is Reshaping Healthcare Industry | Latest Technologies and Their Impacts

5 Mins read
The collection of patients’ records in healthcare industry and their health-related data at various checkpoints, institutions, and establishments leads to the creation…
Science & Nature

4 Simple Ways To Get Rid Of Pests

2 Mins read
Do you want to make your surroundings “pest free” ? You must have certainly tried several ways to drive away pests ….
Science & Nature

Great Inventions That Changed The World

2 Mins read
There’s certainly lots of redesigning and experimenting in regards to inventions, but it takes a good deal longer than you might imagine….
Power your Day with

Useful articles only!