20 Of The Most Foolish Moments In History

By Emma Patterson

Behind every achievement is a stupid mistake…and another stupid mistake…and even one before that. The history books you...

The Titanic Is Posing A Weird Problem That Experts Can't Solve

By Emma Patterson

When you think of “landmark,” images of the Eiffel Tower and Stonehenge probably pop into your mind. We visit these places because...

Dark Details About Life In Colonial America Are Turning People's Stomachs

By Olivia O'Hara

In many circles, people tend to think of the dawn of the United States of America as “the good old days.” Our forefathers, the...

The Story Behind America's 'Lost State' Has Been Buried For Years

By Dan Fitzpatrick

Even the youngest American student knows that the country has exactly 50 states — plus the territories of American Samoa, Guam, the...

Astronomer Carl Sagan Exposes The Logical Mistakes That People Make

By Olivia O'Hara

It’s become harder in recent years to figure out when an important friend, political figure, or news source is telling the truth. In...

Rare Facts About Al Capone That Took Years To Finally Come To Light

By Dan Fitzpatrick

What’s it like to be the most feared man in the world? Most people who find out don’t live to tell the tale, but Al Capone...

Popular '60s Fads That Had Much Stranger Origins Than We Ever Suspected

By Liz Collins

We landed on the moon, grieved the death of a president and a civil rights leader, and rose up in anger. Hippie culture swept through...

20 Historical Figures With Extremely Strange Traits That People Weren't Aware Of

By Emma Patterson

If there’s something every community has without fail, it’s a town eccentric. We all know one: The man who walks down the street...

Man Is Missing In Alaska For Weeks Before Rescuers Spot Clue In The Snow

By Bianca Piazza

Rescue teams don’t hold out a lot of hope when someone goes missing in an icy Alaskan forest. Few outcomes look promising. Did...

Workers Find A Hidden Staircase That May Change The History Books

By Emma Patterson

Just because something is considered history doesn’t mean it isn’t subject to change. Despite the finality of the word,...

Town's Animals Have A Weird Mutation That Are Leaving People Concerned

By Cody Mauro

There’s a lot of perks in growing up on a farm. None, however, top the animals. Being able to feed an ostrich, milk a cow, and...

Three-Year-Old "Brainbox" Child Achieves Rare Feat Most Adults Can't Pull Off

By Liz Collins

When you’re three years old, your mind is going nonstop. You start figuring out how to string together coherent sentences. You ask a...

Strange Markings Popping Up All Over Actually Have A Secret Meaning

By Cody Mauro

Everyone’s familiar with hobos — nomads who moved from town to town looking for work. But few are familiar with the finer...

Friends Hop Fence To Explore Pink Floyd's Old Mansion And Get More Than They Bargained For

By Matthew Castoral

Curiosity may have killed the cat, but most of the other curious minds out there seem to be doing just fine. It’s only natural...

10 Photos That Ultimately Captured The Calm Before The Storm

By Cody Mauro

Today, we’re saturated with mundane yet pleasant photos. Pictures of breakfast, babies, or super-fit athletes probably pepper...

Farmer Uncovers Treasure Beneath His Land That The Government Says Belongs To Them

By Cody Mauro

Some of humanity’s greatest discoveries happen by accident. Indeed, bog workers have uncovered ancient men preserved in peat and...

20 Strange Practices Every Astronaut Must Do Before Launching Into Space

By Ryan Unger

Many children dream of becoming astronauts when they grow up. The thought of blasting off into space, exploring the stars, and...

Scientists Exploring Icy Island Uncover A Secret Kept For Thousands Of Years

By Matthew Castoral

Before the advent of science, many cultures had legends and rituals to explain the inexplicable. But just because there are concrete...

Weird Diamond Mine Exhibits Strange Physical Properties That Puzzled Scientists For Years

By Matthew Castoral

It’s no secret that humans have gone to insane lengths to transform the world around us. We’ve leveled forests to build...

21 Objects Found In The Desert That Made People Rich Overnight

By Matthew Castoral

When you think of the desert a few words come to mind: hot, dry, and barren. It’s where people go to get away from it all, and...

Man Arranges Rows Of Rice To Prepare For A Rare Natural Phenomenon

By Matthew Castoral

As children, most of us were taught that kindness and compassion are the two best qualities a person can possess. These values are...

The One Bad Habit That Every Person Should Avoid At All Costs

By Tom Carlson

Whether it’s crossing the street without looking, or stepping gracelessly onto the wet bathroom floor after a shower, we all do...

Couple Adopting A Baby Uncovers A Huge Coincidence After Meeting The Birth Mother

By Cody Mauro

Some of us plan out every detail of our lives. From what we’re going to wear the next day to our career aspirations, each item...

19 Unlikely Celebrity Relationships That The Stars Tried Hard To Keep Under Wraps

By Paul Fox

One of the downsides to being a celebrity is that it can be nearly impossible to keep certain elements of your personal life under...

A Russian Shepherd Found THIS In The Ground, And Now Scientists Are Losing Their Minds

By Mark Hardy

Mother Nature is well known for occasionally causing serious natural disasters. But what a few men found in the wilderness of...