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10 unresolved mysteries of ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt has fascinated the imagination since we cleaned the sand from the Great Sphinx for the first time. For the past two centuries, it has been an obsession for archaeologists and historians. It is a country whose mysteries we have slowly unraveled for years. Even after all this time, there is still a lot we do not know. Some …

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10 strange realities of aerial combat in the First World War

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I (1914-1918). By 1914, the plane was barely a decade old, but it already had the potential to revolutionize warfare. The aerial combat during these four short years led to one of the steepest technological and tactical learning curves in history. Here we examine 10 strange realities that …

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10 true origins of myths and legends

There is no room for stories of evil monsters, ghostly ships or oracles and their priestesses in the cold light of the rational 21st century. The ancient myths and legends handed down to us are no longer seen as the creation of a strained imagination. However, many of these seemingly impossible stories actually have a foundation. Even bizarre stories of …

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10 thought-giving UFO encounters from South Africa

While South Africa undoubtedly has a long, rich and fascinating history, it also has an equally rich collection of UFO and alien encounters that can compete with almost anywhere in the world. Moreover, these sightings have apparently been steadily increasing since the early 1970s. While some are more credible than others, they are fascinating, as everywhere in the world. And …

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10 everyday people who made their luck out of the garbage

The average person throws away about 3 kilograms of garbage per day. While most of us moan and moan away the garbage on Tuesday mornings, some people have found opportunity and even happiness in the garbage that we throw away every day. Have you ever considered searching your trash – or anyone else – for treasure? Would you be willing …

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10 Strange Tribes Ancient explorers were real

Not every fantastic creature comes from fairy tales. Some of the strangest ones are those that researchers claimed to be real 2000 years ago. When the first scientists tried to catalog every tribe and creature that existed on this earth, they wrote down some weird things. If you traveled far enough away from civilization, they insisted that you find strays …

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10 Unconventional Stories You May Have Missed This Week (5/5/18)

Another week is in the history books, so it's time to look at some of the notable news you may have missed. Of course, if it's something really significant, you can probably read about it here. Otherwise, push for a good dose of the bizarre and unconventional. Many strange things happened this time courtesy of members of the wildlife, be …

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10 horror houses that really existed

With the Turpin case in early 2018, the media brought back the phrase "horror house," which has been used over the years to describe any house in which terrible tragedies occurred. Kidnappings, rapes, rotten corpses – the cruelties seem to mirror the worst Hollywood horror films. Some people argue that these events are the fault of society – that neighbors, …

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10 people who were injured Totally Safe Things

There's nothing like sport to remind you how incredibly fragile the human body is. For almost any activity or sport that is physically exhausting, hurting is not just a possibility, it's a possibility. Baseball players rip their elbow bands. Professional footballers can tell dozens of concussions – if they have not had too many. Athletes who accelerate fast, such as …

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10 of the most amazing and crazy statements about the moon

"Someone has built the moon." This is a radical theory that is supported by many UFO researchers and ancient astronaut theorists – but some that support surprisingly intelligent people support these days. Now, before you mocked too loudly, have you ever wondered why we never went to the moon after the Apollo missions or why the Russians never followed us? …

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