Category: Other

Video Anomaly – Alien or Something Else?

Video Anomaly – Alien or Something Else?

Via Phantoms&Monsters A reader forwarded a  YouTube video  that seems to depict a possible reptilian / non-terrestrial being appearing, then descending back into a wall…..

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This Street Performer Has Mastered One of the Greatest Illusions

This Street Performer Has Mastered One of the Greatest Illusions

By George Dvorsky/ i09 These Prague street performers have pulled off one of the finest executions of the levitating man illusion you will ever see. For those of you who hate fun and wonder, we’ve got the secret — and the physics — behind this ancient trick…..  

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The Mysterious Disappearance of Nefertiti, Ruler of the Nile

The Mysterious Disappearance of Nefertiti, Ruler of the Nile

Via Ancient-Origins Nefertiti was the chief consort of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten (formerly Amenhotep IV), who reigned from approximately 1353 to 1336 BC.  Known as the Ruler of the Nile and Daughter of Gods, Nefertiti acquired unprecedented power, and is believed to have held equal status to the pharaoh himself.  However, much controversy lingers about Nefertiti after the twelfth regal […]

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The Mystery Of The Mouse Triangle

The Mystery Of The Mouse Triangle

By Mike Perry/67 Not Out We had a recent trip away but, before we went, a Mouse Triangle began to take form. Two days before going we found a dead mouse on our driveway. I moved the mouse in a respectful way.The following day there was a further dead mouse on our driveway, about three feet from where the other was […]

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An Exploration into the Existence of Giants in the Georgian Caucusus

An Exploration into the Existence of Giants in the Georgian Caucusus

Via Ancient-Origins In early June 2014 a team of four Georgian researchers led a production crew from the Science Channel cable network into the Borjormi-Kharagauli national park. Their remit was to gather key footage for an episode of the Science Channel’s flagship cable show, ‘The Unexplained Files’. The episode would be about the legendary ancient giant humans. For anyone unfamiliar […]

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The Disturbing True Story of the Pied Piper of Hamelin

The Disturbing True Story of the Pied Piper of Hamelin

Via Ancient-Origins When, lo! as they reached the mountain-side, A wondrous portal opened wide, As if a cavern was suddenly hollowed; And the Piper advanced and the children followed, And when all were in to the very last, The door in the mountain-side shut fast. Robert Browning, The Pied Piper of Hamelin: A Child’s Story Many are familiar with the story […]

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Mirage or Not? 7 Strange Fata Morgana Sightings From Around the World

Mirage or Not? 7 Strange Fata Morgana Sightings From Around the World

By Id Widnyana,/ Epoch Times Fata morgana is typically defined as a mysterious phenomenon resulting from atmospheric distortion or optical illusion. Light from an object can be refracted or reflected by air so the observer seems to see something that looks real. Mirage sightings are not limited to areas in the desert. This phenomenon is also widely seen from the seas, lakes, […]

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3,000 take part in night-time Hungry Ghost ritual in cemetery

3,000 take part in night-time Hungry Ghost ritual in cemetery

By  ALLISON LAI/The Star Over 3,000 devotees trekked barefoot through the Jelutong Chinese Cemetery here on the 14th night of the Hungry Ghost month in a ritual thought to bring luck. Braving the pitch dark night and the rough terrain, the devotees walked for 1.5km among the over 20,000 graves in the 19th-century cemetery in Batu Berendam on Friday…..

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Photo of Giant Bug on Boy’s Back: Real or Fake?

Photo of Giant Bug on Boy’s Back: Real or Fake?

Via Waffles at Noon A photo circulated on social media shows a giant bug on a boy’s back. Is this image real or fake? Let’s first take a look at the photo in question.   The photo above was tweeted out several times in February 2014, often with the same caption: “If this bug landed on me my soul would […]

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Owl is interrogated and set on fire ‘for being a witch’

Owl is interrogated and set on fire ‘for being a witch’

Via Daily Mail This is the shocking moment an owl was interrogated by superstitious Mexican villagers after being set on fire ‘for being a witch’.  The terrified animal was filmed being questioned by its captors from inside a scorched cage in the city of Durango, north-west Mexico, with its feathers badly charred and its legs bound. Believing it to be […]

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