10 Horrifying Acts of Self Immolation

The act of self –immolation, or setting oneself on fire, has been around since ancient times. From the 1600’s-1800’s certain religious believers in Europe would self-immolate. The Indian legend of Sati is the basis for a long history of women self-immolating in that country. Self immolation was widespread until the 1800’s, and still occurs today.… Continue reading 10 Horrifying Acts of Self Immolation

10 Interesting And Unusual Wikipedia Articles

In this day of online collaboration, the internet encyclopedia Wikipedia stands at the forefront of collected knowledge, due to its interface allowing anyone to edit. Because of this, Wikipedia’s collection of articles contains not only the normal and mundane, but also many articles you might not expect to find in Encyclopædia Britannica. Hopefully, this list… Continue reading 10 Interesting And Unusual Wikipedia Articles

Top 10 Strange UFO Encounters

The topic of UFOs is one on which everyone has an opinion. From the strong believer to the condescending skeptic, everyone has deep rooted beliefs regarding the subject. Some believe UFOs are travelers from other planets or dimensions. Others believe them to be experimental military aircraft. I have picked stories from different countries and eras… Continue reading Top 10 Strange UFO Encounters

Top 10 Legendary Giants

Few beings capture the imagination more completely than the giant; mankind’s earliest legends are rife with tales of Titans and Nephilim, with hulking trolls whose heads scraped the clouds. Christian, Islam, Hindu and even more ancient mythologies all speak of the great beasts that once were, and may be again. An ancient race of giants… Continue reading Top 10 Legendary Giants