In January 2001, a man was killed in an unbelievably brutal way. To this day nobody knows who he is.
She was executed in the Oklahoma wilderness in 1987. Today she remains nameless, and her killer was never caught.
SN 1006 is widely regarded as the brightest stellar event ever witnessed by mankind. Discover some interesting facts about our one-time "guest star".
Two tragic air accidents that should have never happened, and the reasons why they did.
A single mother is burned alive in her small town home in the middle of the day, and that's the least strange part of this tragic story.
Even Earth has a cute little tag-a-long sibling! Check out the cool science behind trojan planets and asteroids.
Discover how "potentially dangerous objects" are defined and which ones are set to come closest to Earth.
Last year was a firestorm of news, both good and bad. Here are some of the stories you may have missed.
Discover how a mid-air collision over the Grand Canyon changed the skies forever.
The case of an unidentified accident victim may finally be solved thanks to a group of internet sleuths. Armed with new details and photos, they hope to finally I.D. the man known as "Grateful Doe".
Discover more man-eating legends from across the world.
Read about some feline fairy tales from all across the world.
The popular browser game "Town of Salem" can be found on Steam as well. But is it really worth the download?
Making rounds across social networking sites, this rumor has got a lot of people talking. But is it true?
NOAA has identified two solar flares that may disrupt radio signals and provide a spectacular light show to residents in the north this weekend. However, these are not the largest flares we've seen...
Here are some of the verified oldest living animals who give even their human caretakers a run for longevity.
Did you know the Ancient Egyptians weren't the only culture who mummified the dead? In fact, mummies have been found on every continent, and the amount that were intentional may surprise you!
Folkloric creatures from across the world seem to enjoy snacking on human beings. Here is just a small collection of man-eating monsters that will keep you wide awake tonight.
Are they good luck or bad luck? Witchy familiars, or just cute balls of fluff? Black cats have had their fair share of superstition. Here we explore the extraordinary history of black cats.
This intoxicating (at times nauseating) flavor seems almost as traditional as candied apples and jack-o-lanterns. So, what is it? Where did it come from? And why is it so darn popular?