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Shrunken Heads of the Amazon.

In the mid to late 19th century science took off and scientists raced around the world to make new discoveries. New concepts like zoology and archelogy peaked peoples interest in far off places. When they got back home from their… Continue Reading →

3 Mass Disappearances In American History

Normally when we here of a disappearance it’s one person who decided to run away or was met with some misfortune. We generally think there is safety in numbers. But as we will find out though it’s possible for even… Continue Reading →

The Somerton Man

On the 12th of December 1948 on the beach in Somerton, Australia a man’s body propped up next to a wall was found by two men. No one seems to know how he got there or who he was. As… Continue Reading →

How One Man Stopped WW3

The October of 1962 was an extremely tense one. According to intelligence reports the Soviet Union was placing nuclear tipped missiles in Cuba. Seeing this as a major threat President Kennedy ordered a large naval blockade to surround Cuba and… Continue Reading →

Elizabeth Bathory: Vampire or Victim?

The tale of Elizabeth Bathory countess of Transylvania is widely known as one of history’s greatest horror stories. Supposedly obsessed with her own youth, she would kill and drink the blood of young girls who came to work at her… Continue Reading →

The Real Story of Witchhunts

  In the medieval and renaissance eras the world was full of danger and no one had a very good explanation for why some people fell ill with strange diseases. Many turned to superstition to explain these awful ailments, their… Continue Reading →

The History of Execution: A Photo Timeline

3150 BC to now – The ancient Egyptians and other early bronze age civilizations used beheading to dispatch of criminals and prisoners of war. One crime that would land you on the chopping block for certain was grave robbing. The… Continue Reading →

My Interview On The Pop List

I sat down with Floyd from The Pop List to discuss what its like creating content on the web and of course all things creepy. Floyd has been the voice of The Pop List for over 2 years with episodes… Continue Reading →

New Orleans Cities of the Dead

Cemeteries are creepy but at least we can take some comfort in the fact that the dead are at least below a few feet of earth. But for the people of New Orleans the dead are little closer. Unlike our… Continue Reading →

The Reign of Terror

The winter of 1793 France was failing apart economically, a bad harvest had led to food shortages, and the people were rioting in the streets. The peasants filled with anger had taken the Bastille a prison an armory and stolen… Continue Reading →

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