10 Unsettling Cases Of Famous People Who Disappeared

Sadly, many people go missing. Some of these people become very well-known in the aftermath of their disappearances. But we’re always left to wonder if the efforts to find them might have been more thorough—and possibly more successful—if they had been rich, powerful, or famous. As you’ll see, even famous and powerful people vanish. Some… Continue reading 10 Unsettling Cases Of Famous People Who Disappeared

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Top 10 Corpse Medicines That Turned Patients Into Cannibals

From classical Rome to the 20th century, corpse medicine, or medicinal cannibalism, was rampant throughout all levels of European society. Consumption of extracts and concoctions from human brains, flesh, fat, livers, blood, skull, bone, hair, and even sweat were swallowed and topically applied by monarchs, popes, intellectuals, and the everyday person. Writers like Shakespeare wrote… Continue reading Top 10 Corpse Medicines That Turned Patients Into Cannibals

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10 Intriguing Masonic Connections To The Founding Of America

Whatever their secrets, whether they’re dark and deadly or merely harmless rituals and beliefs for members only, the influence that Freemasons had on the (sometimes literal) building of the United States is widespread and far-reaching. To some people, particularly those in conspiracy circles, that is not a coincidence. If you believe their version of events,… Continue reading 10 Intriguing Masonic Connections To The Founding Of America

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10 Puzzling Unsolved Mysteries From The History Of China

Since ancient times, the Chinese have meticulously recorded their country’s long and fascinating history. A wide variety of information has been written down and preserved. Thanks to these historians’ efforts, China has an impressively well-documented history. Not everything, of course, is clear in the country’s annals. Some of China’s most interesting historical figures are shrouded… Continue reading 10 Puzzling Unsolved Mysteries From The History Of China

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10 Strange Archaeological Finds Straight Out Of A Horror Story

Scattered under the ground beneath our feet are the remains of history. There are little pieces of the lives of people who lived before us that give us little glimpses into who they were—the things they held dear, the homes they lived in, and the bones of their decaying bodies. SEE ALSO: 10 Recent Archaeological… Continue reading 10 Strange Archaeological Finds Straight Out Of A Horror Story

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10 Strange And Mysterious Islands

Most of the world’s islands are well-explored, their secrets learned long ago, but a few remain mysterious. Islands shown on maps for centuries suddenly appear to vanish. Dangerous, top secret facilities on remote islands are abandoned or destroyed. Sometimes, islands behave in ways seemingly inexplicable to those who discover or study them. An island seems… Continue reading 10 Strange And Mysterious Islands

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