The L-8 Blimp Mystery
It began as a routine military mission. Blimps were much more common during the WWII era than they are today. Back in the 1940s, they were often used… [more]
The Possession of Maria Talarico
This may be the only case where an alleged spiritual possession led to a formal legal judgment of murder. On February 13, 1936, the body of local resident… [more]
The SS Baychimo
There are many stories about ghost ships: phantom ships occasionally seen by people which, the stories go, foretell doom to those that encounter them. One… [more]
Arguably, the most famous site of prehistoric megalith stones is Stonehenge in England. But it is not alone. Numerous ancient stone circles and equally enigmatic sites exist throughout … Read more here.
It appears out of nowhere. Sailors tend to be superstitious, and so folklore related to the seas goes back many centuries. This is certainly the case of the Flying Dutchman, a "ghost ship" seen by … Read more here.
It is known locally as the Ciampate del Diavolo (the Devil's Footprints). For the last two centuries, the inhabitants of Foresta, a small southern Italian community of Roccamonfina, believed the … Read more here.
This may be the only case where an alleged spiritual possession led to a formal legal judgment of murder. On February 13, 1936, the body of local resident Giuseppe "Pepe" Veraldi was found under … Read more here.
The Cleveland torso murders may have been the work of the first serial killer in United States history. One day in September of 1935, in the Kingsbury Run area of Cleveland, Ohio, two bodies were … Read more here
Andrew Crosse was a 19th-century man with enough monetary means to afford to spend his time dabbling in his hobby of scientific experimentation involving electricity. Actually, it was more of an … Read more here
Yasser Arafat was a prominent figure in the hostilities between Palestine and Israel. He was Palestinian and fought against Israel as President of the Palestinian National Authority and Chairman of … Read more here
The Lubbock Lights sightings were one of the first incidents of UFO sightings being popularized by the national media. They were seen in Lubbock, Texas in 1951 and have not been seen since. They were … Read more here
There are many stories about ghost ships: phantom ships occasionally seen by people which, the stories go, foretell doom to those that encounter them. One ghost ship, however, is not a ghost ship … Read more here