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3 Ugly Truths About Bottled Water That Manufacturers Don’t Want to Tell You About
Bottled water is masquerading as a superhero and we're here to say something about it! Not all bottled water is duplicitous; some of it is clean, crystal-clear spring water bottled ...
July 31, 2019
A Good Man Has Nothing to Fear, Even When Faced With Death
It’s 399 B.C. Having been judged and condemned to death, Socrates, the ancient Greek philosopher, reflects on his ...
July 3, 2019
Myths: Mapping Our Way Home
In this series, Myths: Mapping Our Way Home, James Sale revisits why myths—all but discounted today—remain crucial to ...
October 28, 2018
29,000-Year-Old ‘Siberian Unicorn’ Fossil Found
Elasmotherium sibiricum, sometimes referred to as the Siberian unicorn, had a horn likely multiple feet long.
March 30, 2016
Ancient Race of White Giants Described in Native Legends From Many Tribes
Several Native American tribes have passed down legends of a race of white giants who were wiped out.
November 29, 2015
Giant 7-Foot to 8-Foot Skeletons Uncovered in Ecuador Sent for Scientific Testing
Will these remains prove that a race of tall people existed hundreds of years ago deep in the ...
November 15, 2015
How Ancient Greeks Took Trippy Journeys to the Land of the Dead
Elaborate sensory manipulation made the Nekromanteion a spooky place.
November 3, 2015
Lost Kingdom of Saguenay: Did 16th Century Canadian Natives Hoax Frenchmen?
A lost city supposedly ruled by blonde men rich with gold and jewels was part of the reason ...
October 28, 2015
Hy-Brasil: Truth Behind the Legendary Phantom Island of Ireland?
Multiple expeditions supposedly found Hy-Brasil and had strange accounts of what they encountered there.
October 13, 2015
Urban Myth Confirmed True as Archaeologists Discover Hidden Tunnels in Mexico
Talk of a maze of underground tunnels beneath the Colonial city of Puebla in Mexico has long been ...
September 20, 2015
Historical Crop Circles, Before People Knew What ‘Crop Circles’ Were
Crop circles aren't a modern fad. Reports throughout history, before the term "crop circle" buzzed through the world, ...
September 15, 2015
Do You Dare Enter a Fairy Ring? Mythical Mushroom Portals of the Supernatural
For thousands of years, the sudden appearance of a ring of mushrooms was taken as a sure sign ...
September 10, 2015
2,000-Year-Old Labyrinth Uncovered in India Shows Same Pattern as Greek Maze From 1200 BC
Archaeologists have uncovered a labyrinth in India that dates back 2,000 years and has a pattern similar to ...
September 2, 2015
Mysterious, Giant Face Found on Cliff in Canada—Man-Made or Natural?
A man's years-long journey to find a mysterious site ends in success.
June 26, 2015
‘Werewolf Syndrome,’ Hypertrichosis, Responsible for Werewolf Legends?
A rare genetic defect causes some people to be born with hair all over their bodies. Fewer than ...
June 24, 2015
Legends Say Mysterious Women Built the Megaliths of Portugal
Prehistoric Europeans told legends about powerful, mysterious female makers of European stone tombs called dolmens and cromlechs.
June 19, 2015
Into Thin Air—Do Humans Just Disappear?
I remember reading as a kid about Benjamin Bathurst, David Lang, and Oliver Larch. All three have strange ...
June 18, 2015
Wildman, China’s Version of Bigfoot: Sightings, Scientific Tests, Theories
Dozens of scientists from high-level institutions in China have studied Yeren evidence. In 1980, more than 100 investigators ...
June 17, 2015
Can People Really Live for Years Without Eating or Drinking?
Scientists have investigated a few highly publicized cases of people who claim not to eat or drink for ...
June 16, 2015
Scientists Who Believe in Bigfoot
Bigfoot research is often the domain of amateur enthusiasts. But some highly educated scientists in relevant fields, such ...
June 12, 2015
Eternal Flames: Geologists Investigate Ancient Myths to Know More About Modern Fuel
The ever-burning flames of legend not only reveal the spiritual and cultural rituals of the past, but can ...
June 3, 2015
Cantre’r Gwaelod: The (Mythical?) Sunken Kingdom of Wales
The story of Atlantis is not unique to the ancient Greeks, as other cultures also have similar legends ...
May 25, 2015
Ancient Greek Legend Seems to Describe a Place in Peru: Early Contact?
Hesiod's description of the ancient Greek dwelling place of gorgons seems to match the mysterious labyrinth ruins of ...
May 19, 2015
Startling Similarity Between Noah Flood Story and Indian Legend of Manu
The holy man, Manu, built an ark with pairs of animals on it, directed by the heavens to ...
May 14, 2015
Secret of Old Spirit Photographs Discovered—but Mysteries Remain
Is there something supernormal at work in some photo-related phenomena, even though some instances have been proven as ...
May 11, 2015
Unravelling the Identity of the Real Robin Hood
Robin Hood is perhaps one of the most iconic English heroes. His ethos of "robbing from the rich ...
January 17, 2015
Britain’s Atlantis, Lyonnesse: The Sunken Land of Arthurian Legend
Off the coast of Cornwall, at the southern tip of the UK, on a clear day, the Isles ...
January 15, 2015
3 Federal Judges Block Rule Requiring Self-Sufficiency by Immigrants
Chinese Media Limits Coverage, Omits Key Details of Announced US–China Trade Deal
Mexico Military Police Halt 2,000-Strong Migrant Caravan on Its Way to US
Hongkongers Protest Across City as Police Continue Arrests
US–China Trade Deal Boosts Optimism for Farmers, Banks, and Markets
Think Tank Study Shows Democrats Fixing College Loan Crisis That Doesn’t Exist
Mnuchin and Esper Defend Trump’s Handling of Turkey–Syria Crisis