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26 Creepy Facts About Outer Space That Prove It's Even More Bleak Than People Understand

There’s nothing like the farthest reaches of outer space to inspire a sense of mystery and wonder in people. That said, some of the secrets of the universe aren’t exactly as pleasant as we’d hope!

Strangely Affordable Ranch On The Market Comes With One Big Eerie Catch

When you’re looking for a new home, it can feel like a thrilling adventure—but it’s also a lot of work. You need to consider your price range, make sure the home accommodates all of your needs—and, of course, “location, location, location!”

20 Of The Absolute Weirdest Things To Have Ever 'Rained' Down From The Sky

No matter what type of climate you live in, sooner or later you’re going to have to deal with bad weather. For many people, this means putting up with a lot of rain. Usually, we all grin and bear it, because we know that rain is good for the planet, but precipitation of any kind is mostly an inconvenience.

People Are Willingly Climbing Into Boiling Tubs Of Ramen To Keep This Outrageous Ritual Alive

When skies are gray or you’re suffering from a stuffy nose, nothing hits the spot quite like a bowl of piping hot soup. Grandmothers everywhere swear by the brothy remedy that does seem to have somewhat magical soothing properties. Recently, however, people across the globe have found another, more eccentric use for soup—specifically, ramen.

The Story Of The Mysterious 'Bottomless Pit' That People Claim Has Magical Powers

Anyone who listens to a lot of radio shows (or is prone to getting lost in a YouTube rabbit hole) knows there’s a glut of programs dedicated to the paranormal and the conspiratorial. Whether or not they believe them, people everywhere just love getting caught up in zany theories. But rarely do stories take off like the one told by a man named Mel Waters.

Man Captures Eerie Footage While Out Alone On Lake Superior

You can hardly light a campfire without someone immediately launching into their favorite ghost story. But for every believer out there, there are just as many skeptics. After all, evidence of the paranormal is often scarce and inconclusive… or is it?

Here Are The Weirdest Things People Ever Discovered At The Bottom Of Deep Bodies Of Water

Given their sometimes-unfathomable depths, large bodies of water are often filled with all sorts of amazing mysteries. After all, once something sinks to the bottom of the ocean, it’s almost impossible to find ever again. Heck, even something as massive as the wreck of the Titanic took decades to locate!

The Deadly Reason Kinder Eggs Are Still Banned In The United States

One of the benefits of traveling abroad is that you have the opportunity to sample all sorts of delicious treats unique to the country you’re visiting. For some, this means you can—finally!—taste an infamous Kinder Egg. Why’s that so special, you ask? Because these delicious chocolate, toy-filled candies are actually banned in the United States!

17 Totally Bizarre Devices Our Ancestors Actually Had To Use Back In The Day

It’s safe to say that what sets Homo sapiens apart from the rest of the animal kingdom is our ability to invent stuff. From the wheel to the iPad, we don’t just use the tools we’re given—we make better ones! On the other hand, humanity has also had its fair share of trial-and-error moments.

The Story Of The Wealthy Heir Who May Have Been Eaten By Cannibals Is Almost Too Weird To Be True

When you’re the son of a governor, the great-grandson of the world’s richest man, and the heir to a massive fortune, you don’t really need to lift too many fingers to get by in life. Nonetheless, plenty of wealthy heirs attempt to carve out their own legacy—but it doesn’t always end well.

20 Of The Craziest Things That People Really Believed Back In The Dark Ages

Never before  has it been so easy to find information. Thanks to Google and iPhones, nearly everything is just a simple click away. For the majority of human history, however, this hasn’t been the case, and that frequently led to the propagation of some really weird ideas.

Bizarre 1980 Plane Crash That Left A Nation Stunned Is Still Baffling Experts Today

Finding closure after a tragedy is a necessary part of the healing process, but what if that isn’t possible? For the loved ones of missing persons—or those with cases that have long gone cold—the questions they ask themselves can haunt them for a lifetime.

Woman Returns Home From Vacation To Find That Uninvited Guests Have Completely Taken Over

Unless you’re saddled with small children or a packed-tight itinerary that would make a doctor’s schedule look relaxed, vacations should be a time of peace and rest. That’s all Crystal Taylor wanted—and didn’t get—when she packed her bags for a trip south.

Terrifying Unexplained Photos That Might Be Proof Something Is Out To Get Us

When something can’t be explained, it takes on an eerie quality that tends to make most of us feel uneasy. For some, that means looking for alternative explanations, while for others, it means embracing the fear of the unknown.

Drone Reveals Bizarre 4,000-Year-Old 'Mole Town' Where People Live Entirely Underground

With a few notable exceptions (looking at you, scientists on Antarctica), humans civilizations tend to center on easy-to-reach areas. Most of the greatest cities in history sprouted up along major waterways for a reason, after all. This is part of what makes one secretive, 4,000-year-old Chinese town so fascinating.

27 Historical Icons Whose Mysterious Deaths Went Unsolved For Centuries

It should come as little surprise that activists, legislators, and other political leaders are often the victims of violence. When you spend so much time in the public eye, and especially in the world of politics, you’ll inevitably make some enemies. Yet some political figures pay the ultimate price for their work…

Fishermen Reeling In A Massive Catch Start Freaking Out When They See What It Looks Like

There isn’t much that can surprise an experienced fisherman out in the water. Sure, it can be exciting to make a big catch, but for the most part, you always know what you’re up against. But even these fishermen in Zhoushan, China, must have been shocked when they reeled in one strange haul.

Couple Who Hear A Loud Crash Make An Unnerving Discovery Underneath Their Garage

A strange noise in the middle of the night is something that can make even the bravest homeowner a little nervous. Most of the time, it’s just the house settling or the family cat fussing around in the litter box. Other times, however, it’s something more threatening…

Forest Ranger Stumbles Upon A Mysterious Cabin In The Woods With A Huge Surprise Inside

If you spend enough time hiking or camping in the woods, you’ll realize that there’s not much going on. Sure, you can spot some pretty interesting wildlife scurrying around, but beyond that, it’s a pretty standard scene: trees, rocks, bugs, a wayward squirrel or two, and not much else.

43 Bizarre Historical Artifacts That Still Can't Be Explained To This Day

The world is full of mysteries that will never, ever be solved. And that’s what makes the world so exciting; you never know what strange discoveries await you beyond every corner!

Anyone Who Sees This Thing Growing On Their Christmas Tree Should Get Rid Of It Immediately

Perhaps few traditions are as cherished during the holidays as a decorated Christmas tree, but they bring some real problems to the living room, too. Sap that stains? Check. Needles that double as choking-hazards? Check!

20 Well-Known 'Facts' Everyone Assumes Are True But Are Actually Total Nonsense

Science is a tricky thing. Sure, by its very nature, it’s supposed to be objective. Still, there’s so much misinformation and misunderstanding that it can be generations before people figure out that they’ve been wrong all along.

This 7,000-Year-Old Mass Grave Reveals A Dark Secret About Humanity's Past

It’s easy to romanticize the past in just about any period of human history. And as scary and complicated as the world often seems today, many people like to think about how much better their lives would be if they had been born earlier.

21 Bizarre Things That People Found Hidden At The Center Of Everyday Items

The thing about ordinary objects is they’re just that—ordinary. From the kitchen toaster to the pencils on your desk, there’s little about them that would make you think they’re hiding anything special.

10 Most Disturbing Real-Life Vampire Cases Ever Reported

The story of Vlad the Impaler, the inspiration for the classic vampire tale, Dracula, is one that most people are familiar with. But while it might be based on a real-life historical figure, chances are that Vlad himself was not an immortal being who survived solely on the blood of the living.