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Construction Crew Unearths An Ancient Sight That Was Lost For Centuries

Imagine you’re a California gold miner who’s just finished plotting out the perfect location...

People From All Over Are Flocking To An Ancient Mine For The Weirdest Reason

If you were to make a bucket list of European landmarks to visit, you’d likely include the...

History's Biggest Conman Duped An Entire Nation With One Sinister Trick

Congratulations! According to the woefully misspelled email you just received, a Nigerian prince...

Man Intentionally Poisoned A Group Of People For A Controversial Purpose

Most of us only hear about scientific breakthroughs in the headlines. Witnessing one happening in...

Ridiculous Sports That Used To Be Part Of The Olympics

The world is a very weird place, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that having the entire world...

Common Myths That Most People Still Believe

In an age where all the world’s information is at our fingertips, you’d think that...

Museums Around The World That Are Almost Too Weird To Be Believed

You know what to expect on a standard museum visit. You stroll into a large, white-walled gallery,...

Works Of Art That Jolted The System And Made A Lot Of People Angry

Every art museum houses works that are the product of millions of careful paint strokes and the...

Strange Cave On European Island Is Forcing Experts To Rewrite Human History

Normally, history isn’t one of those subjects where guesswork and rumors pass as good...

Fate Of The Titanic Is Now In Question After Experts Suggest Convincing New Theory

More than a century later, we still have questions about the Titanic. How did the iceberg catch...

Beautiful Vacation Spots We Sadly Can No Longer Visit

Robert Frost once wrote “nothing gold can stay,” and tragically, he was right! The world is...

Divers Uncover The Most Important Archaeological Artifact Of The Century

The city of Cascais is a vacationer’s dream. Located on Portugal’s coast and just west of...

Reservoir That Runs Dry Exposes The Wildest Artifact At The Very Bottom

Archaeologists are up against the powerful effects of time and the forces of Mother Nature when it...

Russia's Last Empress Has A Dark History That Most People Aren't Aware Of

Being born a royal comes with plenty of perks, though a prince or princess would be lying if they...

The Real Story Behind This Iconic Horror Movie Is Even Scarier Than The Film

Most horror movie buffs have seen 2013’s The Conjuring, and the spin-offs it inspired. With...

Construction Crew Unearths A Piece Of History That Was Lost For Centuries

Whether you can see it or not, history is everywhere. Each day, you probably step over a treasure...

Little-Known Facts About Girl Scout Cookies Are Making People Rethink Their Orders

Girl Scout Cookies are an American staple as classic as apple pie or fights at Thanksgiving...

Archaeologists Discover Mayan Palace Just Miles From Major Tourist Hub

How do you make sense of a lost civilization? History textbooks would have us believe that we know...

The Grossest Things You Could Have Accidentally Eaten Thanks To The FDA

Inside your kitchen cabinets and lurking in your fridges are a bunch of chemicals, toxins, and...

The Dark History Of Playing Cards Will Change The Way You Play With Them

To you, a playing card may be as recognizable as a baseball: 52 cards in a deck, four suits, red...

Famous Historical Figures With Weirder Quirks Than We Thought

Historical figures can sometimes seem just like characters in a book; sure, we can read about...

The Strange Reality Behind Punk Rock's Origin Is Catching People Off Guard

Love them or hate them, punks have made a rule out of breaking the rules. Outsiders only know this...

Scientists Uncover A 5,700-Year-Old Artifact That Served The Strangest Purpose

Technology has come a long way since our ancient ancestors roamed the Earth some 5,000 years ago,...

20 People With Incredible 'Superpowers' That Are Leaving The World In Awe

Super strength. Invincibility. A complete lack of fear. Throw in some brightly colored spandex,...

14-Year-Old Girl Is Forced To 'Divorce' Her Family After Learning One Concerning Detail

On Christmas day in 1978, the quiet Florida town of Wauchula was filled with the most welcome...