10 Historical Figures Reputed To Be In Suspended Animation

The legend of the “sleeping hero” is a common theme in myths. Usually, a national hero takes on a Christ-like messianic role in a future end-time, reappearing to a world that had thought him dead. In the meantime, the hero is in a state of suspended animation in a secret location somewhere, waiting for the… Continue reading 10 Historical Figures Reputed To Be In Suspended Animation

10 Unbelievable Stories About Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin is one of the most well-known leaders of our time. He is also one of the most worrisome. In recent years, Putin has invaded neighboring countries, stifled journalists and free speech in his country, and seemingly solidified complete control of the region. As his influence has grown, intriguing stories have come out about… Continue reading 10 Unbelievable Stories About Vladimir Putin

10 Historical Brits Who Died Gruesome And Unusual Deaths

Benjamin Franklin once mused that one of life’s only certainties was death. Across the Atlantic from him, on the British Isles, is a rich tapestry of history within which many unusual and gruesome deaths feature. Here is a list of some of the more peculiar and grisly ways that British historical figures met their maker.… Continue reading 10 Historical Brits Who Died Gruesome And Unusual Deaths

10 Bizarre Theories From The Father Of The Real-Life ‘X-Files’

Charles Hoy Fort would eventually give his name to the Fortean Society, making him the rather reluctant founder of modern-day paranormal studies and research. Most of his work involved compiling stories. He scoured newspapers, journals, and magazines to find anything and everything that was out of the ordinary and couldn’t be explained by conventional science.… Continue reading 10 Bizarre Theories From The Father Of The Real-Life ‘X-Files’

10 Bizarre Creatures That People Once Believed To Be Real

Over the centuries, scientists and ordinary people have conjured up many strange, incredible creatures, which were often believed by others to be real. While some were eventually revealed to be hoaxes, others were likely to be actual explanations of living creatures. 10 The Vegetable Lamb Of Tartary The “vegetable lamb,” a popular myth from the… Continue reading 10 Bizarre Creatures That People Once Believed To Be Real

10 Lake Monsters That Aren’t Just Nessie Rip-Offs

Almost 2 percent of the Earth’s surface is covered by freshwater. Much of that is contained in lakes with legendary monsters that are low-rent rip-offs of the Loch Ness monster. But the best of the local lake monsters terrorize their communities in unique ways and spark their own local legends. 10 Ahuitzotl In the Aztec… Continue reading 10 Lake Monsters That Aren’t Just Nessie Rip-Offs

10 Spooky Spirits Who Guided Intriguing People

The term “spirit guide” is used to describe a spirit that offers wisdom or protection to living beings. Typically, someone acts as a channel for the spirit, using verbal or written communication to transmit its messages. These people are usually called mediums. The personality of the medium changes depending on the guide they’re channeling. Often,… Continue reading 10 Spooky Spirits Who Guided Intriguing People