Here Are The Strange Meanings Behind These 12 Common Gravestone Symbols

When a loved one passes away, their family members typically select a headstone design for the cemetery burial. It’s always sad to lose someone, but the headstone is a nice way to forever remember them in a beautiful way.

Bizarre Stones Found In Romania Actually Appear To Be 'Alive'

The world is full of natural marvels. In just about every location on the planet, you can find some astounding aspect that leaves you in awe at the power and grandeur of Mother Nature.

66 Days After Their Son Goes Missing At Sea This Family Gets An Astonishing Phone Call

Having a family member or close friend go missing is one of the worst situations imaginable. The haunting uncertainty about where they are or what’s happening to them is almost impossible to shake off. It’s a nightmare no one wants to live.

Santa Claus Is Real, And These Archaeologists Think They've Found His Tomb

Just about every child learns about Santa Claus at a young age. And though it’s fun to pretend that a jolly old man with a big white beard surprises them with gifts under the tree every Christmas morning, there comes a day when they learn, sooner or later, that he’s not real. (Spoiler alert!)

Bizarre Rock Wall In China Lays 'Eggs' Every 30 Years And Scientists Still Don't Know Why

As much as science has helped us to understand our natural world, there are still plenty of anomalies it cannot explain. When confronted with some of nature’s most bizarre creations, even the most knowledgeable experts can sometimes be left scratching their heads.

17-Year-Old Pipe Bomb Murder Is Solved In The Most Unusual Way

Police officers are trained to notice patterns of behavior among criminals. If a felon is at large, police will often track them down based on crime scene evidence, and sometimes it can even take years before the pieces start coming together.

19 Problems That Can Be Solved With Nothing But Hair Conditioner

Let’s face it: we want our hair to be silky smooth all the time. That’s why most of us have a bottle of conditioner in the shower. After all, the handy haircare product helps keep our locks looking super-clean so we can leave for work with confidence every morning.

The Incredible Story Of How 3 Allied Soldiers Tricked 15,000 Nazis Into Surrendering

As horrific as times of war are, they tend to bring out bravery in ordinary people. The intensity of battle is something very few of us can truly comprehend, but for those who have lived through it, they understand the courage that comes with being a soldier.

These Crazy 'Zombie Snails' Are Responsible For Thousands Of Deaths Every Year

When you think of the world’s most dangerous animals, chances are you picture creatures like lions, snakes, and sharks. And why wouldn’t you? All three are known for being exceedingly dangerous to humans, and people do lose their lives to these animals in regular numbers every year.

Backpacker Stumbles Upon An Abandoned WWII Airfield That's Beyond Creepy

Military battles have spanned dozens of countries, and there are still places today that contain haunting reminders of these terrifying times.¬†Old remnants of past wars can be found scattered around the world, and when they are found, they’re a stunning sight to behold.

Thousands Of Unused Nuclear Fallout Shelters Are Still Lying Beneath New York City

During the Cold War, the United States and the Soviet Union faced off in a tense nuclear arms race. It was a terrifying time for the world’s citizens, who were unsure if the two countries were about to engage in a devastating war that could have destroyed the planet.

10 Times In History When Everyday Foods Caused Horrific Events

When you think of horrific events that have taken place over the course of history, you most likely attribute them to war, disease, and natural disasters. Those are three of the biggest culprits of human suffering.

13 Everyday Things That Used To Look Completely Different 100 Years Ago

A lot can happen over the course of a century. Both technology and humanity have gone through some pretty drastic changes throughout the last 100 years, and with the pace at which our modern world is advancing, there’s no telling what the next century will bring.

17 Pictures That Completely Change The Way We See These Everyday Foods

When we sit down to eat a meal, we don’t often give much thought to what our food looked like before it was farmed and packaged for distribution. We simply enjoy the flavors and then go about our day.

19 Little Hacks Everyone Wishes They Knew About Way Sooner

People are always looking for more efficient ways to do things. It’s understandable! After all, who wouldn’t love to learn new ways to save some time in their busy day?