Hitler May Have Faked His Own Death

Adolf Hitler escaped alive from his Berlin bunker and was secretly flown to a secure military compound in Argentina, where his legion of Nazi supporters hoped to create the Fourth Reich. It may sound like historical fiction, but these astounding claims may not be as far-fetched as they sound. Learn more: Hitler May Have Faked […]

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Hitler’s Doomed Angel

Indeed, until recently, Frau Braun was living in the very same Vienna apartment building that was once Geli’s refuge, the one she apparently was seeking to flee to on September 18, 1931—the day before she was found dead in her bedroom in Hitler’s Munich apartment with a bullet through her chest and Hitler’s gun by […]

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Medieval London Was A Hotbed Of Violence And Brutality

By looking at the remains of humans from a range of cemeteries throughout the old city, researchers have found that violence affected all aspects of Medieval London society. Rates of serious head trauma were twice as high in London than in other English cities, and young lower-class men were disproportionately affected by the brutality at […]

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President Trump Looked At The Eclipse Without Protective Glasses

By now, images of the glorious solar eclipse that graced the shores of America have blasted their way across your news feeds. A few of you may have been lucky enough to witness the once-in-a-lifetime celestial dance in person, whether you were in Oregon or Tennessee, or anywhere in-between. Even President Trump got in on […]

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The Strange Case of Rudolph Fentz

In 1950, a man with mutton chop sideburns and Victorian-era duds popped up in Times Square. Witnesses said he looked startled, and then a minute later, he was hit by a car and killed. Full story: The Strange Case of Rudolph Fentz

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Only Three People Have Ever Died In Space

The names Georgy Dobrovolsky, Vladislav Volkov, and Viktor Patsayev aren’t exactly well known outside of Russia, but the three of them hold a rather somber accolade – they are the only three people to have officially died in space. More details: Only Three People Have Ever Died In Space

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Mysterious Egyptian Pharaoh Had Oldest Known Case Of Gigantism

Sanakht, an ancient Egyptian pharaoh of the 4,700-year-old Third Dynasty, has puzzled archaeologists and historians for some time. When exactly he took power, when he died, and what exactly his reign was like remain ambiguous, as does the location of his burial place. Most of what’s known about him comes from a handful of relics […]

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Top 10 Most Mystifying Mummies Of The World

Mummified human beings can be creepy, especially if they’ve been preserved in a weird position. Here are some of the most mystifying mummies of all time. Good luck!

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The Mysterious Disappearance of Agatha Christie

Christie herself said very little about the disappearance. She rarely discussed the matter in interviews and the bizarre episode does not appear in her autobiography. In the days after her return, the author blamed her vanishing on a mysterious dream state, in which she took on an entirely new identity: “For 24 hours I wandered […]

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Teenager’s Feet “Eaten Alive” By Flesh-Eating Bugs

Sam Kanizay, 16, went to Dendy Street beach in Brighton, a suburb of Melbourne, for a paddle after a football game on Saturday. Rather than have a relaxing soak, however, Sam’s feet and ankles got covered in a swarm of flesh-eating bugs, which gnawed at his skin and caused him to bleed profusely. Full story: […]

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