POSTS BYSTORIES BY ALICIA SILVESTRI

Slang From The 1700s Was Even More Absurd Than We Knew

These words and phrases from the 1700s are so obscure, they might look like total nonsense to us...

The Truth Behind The Captain Of 'The Titanic' Most People Don't Know

Why did Captain Edward J. Smith, captain of the RMS Titanic, choose to go down with the remaining...

Family Renovating Their Kitchen Uncovers Hidden Markings Beneath The Paint

History hides all around us, waiting to be found, even in something as ordinary as a home...

Anne Boleyn's Dark Life Puts Modern Royal Drama To Shame

If reality TV existed in the 1500s, Anne Boleyn would be the star of her own show. Sure, there...

Experts Uncover Hidden Message In Famous Picasso Painting

What do you do when you’re feeling blue? For many, picking up a creative hobby — writing,...

Old Camera Found At Goodwill Contained Photos Of A Forgotten Tragedy

We try to push our fears to the back of our minds. No one wants to think about meteors slamming...

Daredevil Cyclist Went Way Too Far With Recent Ride

Admit it — you’ve seen a video of someone risking their life and couldn’t look away. It’s...

Authorities Finally Have The 'Most Wanted Woman In America' After 12 Years

Maybe you’ve broken a law or two. Stolen a pack of gum, driven over the speed limit, or...

Boy Lost In The Wilderness After Hide-And-Seek Is Forced To Fend For Himself

Kids have a lot of firsts. There’s the first day of kindergarten, the first bike ride without...

Uncomfortable Details About Ancient Greece That Weren't In The History Books

Ancient Greeks were show-offs. They invented theatre, the Olympics, and even the cornerstones of...

The Mistakes Nearly Every Tourist Makes While Traveling Abroad

Travel is at the top of many bucket lists, but some people don’t care where they end up if...