In December of 1900, three experienced lighthouse keepers in Scotland mysteriously vanished from their post. Were they lost to a swollen and enraged sea; or were they the victims of something else?
In August of 1966, two dead bodies were found in Brazil. While this is not an unusual occurrence; the lead masks the cadavers wore is. What happened to the two men, and what did the masks signify?
Since 2007, detached human feet have been washing ashore on the beaches of western Canada and the United States. How have these human parts left their hosts; and why are they coming to rest here?
The Green Children mysteriously appeared during the 12th Century near Woolpit, England. Boasting green skin and an unrecognizable language, they have generated centuries of speculation and curiosity.
Near Death Experience has become a nearly-mythic phenomenon. Science theorizes it to be hallucination; some denizens of religion believe it is something much more.
Is deja vu a mystery of the human mind, or an event controlled by external forces? Theories and explanations abound as to the origin of this phenomenon, each based on the beliefs of the observer.
The case of the Pollock twins has been one that proponents of reincarnation have venerated for years. Were the identical twin girls the reborn forms of their deceased sisters?
In 1908, a blast with the force of an atomic bomb leveled a section of forest in Siberia. Did the Tunguska Event have an extraterrestrial cause? Was it prompted by beings from Earth? Or space?
The Mary Celeste is arguably the most famous of all "ghost ships." The interest in, and speculation surrounding, her fate has only grown over time. What really happened to the souls onboard?
Colony Collapse Disorder has occurred throughout history under different names. But a dramatic 2006 outbreak of CCD has increased the urgency of the question: Where have all the worker bees gone?
The figure of Robin Hood, which looms large throughout literary fiction, also suggests a genuine historical element. Did this iconic outlaw really exist?
On October 21, 1978, one of the more baffling disappearances in aviation history occurred. Frederick Valentich was communicating on the radio... when he seemed to vanish.
In 1962, four men attempted the impossible...an escape from the infamous Alcatraz Prison. While these inmates succeeded in their effort to reach the bay surrounding the island, further details are few
A simple machine reacted to "group concentration" in the 1970s and raised some eyebrows. Now this same machine has "predicted" two separate startling events. Is it coincidence...or something more?
The mystifying Brown Mountain Lights have been seen for centuries. Yet modern science has failed to provide an incontrovertible explanation for them. Natural or supernatural...perspective decides.
Giants are common characters throughout literature. Are these superhuman creatures simply fiction...or do they have a historical basis in fact?
Though they have been observed for hundreds of years, skyquakes have become increasingly frequent: harbingers of the end times as recorded in Revelation, or the natural labor pains of a new planet?
Since it's discovery in 1968, The Bimini Road has incited creative imaginations while defying a universally agreed upon explanation. Is it a natural wonder... or a man made road to Atlantis?
The most imaginative and daring act of air piracy in United States' aviation history remains unsolved. This crime, and the identity of its unidentified perpetrator, captures the imagination.
Imagine a sound that is so powerful and penetrating it can pierce a person through to his or her core--causing depression, physical illness, even madness; yet so enigmatic, only a select few hear it.
The forecast calls for storms with strong winds and torrential downpours. Be sure to carry an umbrella today--as you may be pelted by literal fish out of water.
Every year without fail, an ominously-dressed figure kept a clandestine rendezvous...with a dead man. Recently, these secretive visits have stopped... deepening the mystery.