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Archaeologists believe they may have uncovered the tomb of Saint Nicholas. The tomb was found after the team discovered a temple and burial grounds below St Nicholas Church in Turkey. Saint Nicholas was a 4th century Christian saint known for...
Hellraiser is the directorial debut of British horror writer Clive Barker. Though it was shot on a low budget very quickly, it has become one of the most famous horror films of all time. Many remember it for its...
This tiny jellyfish can kill you with a sting that causes a feeling of impending doom. Irukandji jellyfish are a type of deadly venomous box jellyfish which is feared wherever it lives. They are both one of the smallest and...
It may look like a mythological sea monster, but this 36-foot-long creature is the real deal. They’re called oarfish and they get their name from their elongated bodies. The oarfish has inspired Japanese folklore, that sees it as a sea...
With so much happening in the news in 2017, it can be hard to realize that this year’s weather patterns have been perhaps the strangest on record. It’s seen 6 major hurricanes including Harvey and Irma, which both caused...
Have you heard of a “witch window”? They’re also called Vermont windows because they’re mostly found on older Vermont homes. They’re most often found in rural houses, with older farmhouses being the prime place someone can expect to find...
This is not a giant cockroach. In fact, it’s not even an insect. So what is it?   It’s a giant isopod, a bottom dweller that lives in the depths of the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans anywhere between 550...
Here’s a look at the urban legend of Slenderman, the internet-spawned monster who drove two 12-year-olds to attempt murder. Slender Man gained mainstream attention in 2014, when two 12-year-olds, Anissa Weier and Morgan Geyser, lured their friend Payton Leutner into...
Déjà vu. It’s that strange experience where you feel like a situation seems more familiar than it should be. But why do we get it? Déjà vu is French for “already seen.” You may go to someone’s house for the...
Chinese parents’ long-held preference for sons and its restrictive population planning policies have resulted in a male surplus. China is forecast to have over 30 million more men than women by 2030. As a possible solution to the demographic imbalance,...