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Did Ancient People Really Have Lifespans Longer Than 200 Years?

Did Ancient People Really Have Lifespans Longer Than 200 Years?

By Tara MacIsaac, Epoch Times/Via Ancient-Origins It isn’t only biblical figures who lived to well-seasoned ages of 900 years or more. Ancient texts from many cultures have listed life spans most modern people find simply and literally unbelievable. Some say it’s due to misunderstandings in the translation process, or that the numbers have symbolic meaning—but against the many explanations are also […]

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Angels in the classroom

Angels in the classroom

By Lon Strickler/Astral Perceptions In light of the recent horrific incident in Newtown, Connecticut, the following past post may bring some solace to those who believe in miracles and a divine spirit: Some places and dates are branded by disaster, by the stories of one horrible day that no one can forget: 9/11, Oklahoma City, Columbine. What sets this horrible […]

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The Bizarre Beast of Bandai

The Bizarre Beast of Bandai

By Brent Swancer/Mysterious Universe Some strange mysteries are hard to really categorize. There are cases of mysterious creatures or apparitions where it is difficult to discern if you are looking at a mystery animal, a ghost, a phantom, an alien, or all of the above. Certainly counted among these is the curious case of a quiet mountain hamlet on Japan’s […]

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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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