Ted and Mary Lou Carter-Sanchez met at a very small paranormal convention in western Pennsylvania. They bonded over their shared dissatisfaction of how ghosts are represented in the media. In particular, they were bothered by the notion that ghosts only come out at night. “There are a lot of hunters who only turn on their
We often associate sitting in the dentist’s chair with annoyance and pain, but dentists never get enough credit for making that experience much less painful than it actually could be. Thomas Morris, a writer and avid researcher of medical history oddities, wrote a piece about the history of dental explosions that’ll make your skin crawl.
When a tornado hits, everyone in the area should have a safety plan. Because roughly 1,000 tornadoes are reported every year in the States, the need for such plans is made all the more apparent. When this FedEx worker saw a tornado rapidly approaching, she knew that she had to take cover. Kyra Johnson tried
Is there a more hated member of the animal kingdom than wasps? Sure, there are some insects that are more feared (spiders, scorpions, etc.), but talk to anyone about wasps and it’s very unlikely you’ll hear anything even slightly supportive of them. If you’re like most people, you already hate these buggers…a fact which will
It’s never fun to have construction done on your house… Workmen are tromping around, loud noises are expected, and something always makes the job last longer than it should. Like, say…human remains. While that might be a little bit of a reach for most home improvement projects, that’s just what happened to one Australian family.
In the world of cryptozoology, there is perhaps no bigger mystery than the one surrounding the Skunk Ape. The Skunk Ape is Florida’s answer to Bigfoot. Those who have seen it say that the creature is a humanoid ape with a strong, repulsive smell akin to, as one witness pointed out, “a dog that hasn’t
When you’re hiking, the farther you get from civilization, the greater the chances are that you’ll come across something unusual. In the case of Redditor JacobDynamite, the unusual thing he found looked an awful lot like a shallow grave you try to stash a body in. Luckily for us (and the rest of the Internet),
Nature is an unendingly complex machine that drives everything on this planet. Just when we think we have part of it figured out, something new is discovered and it changes everything. Other times, nature can be just downright weird. Take, for example, what happened to this poor car parked on the streets of Rotterdam in
Holly High School was built in 1931 and was once a proud community landmark in the New York town of the same name. Unfortunately, it had to be abandoned in 1971 due to problems with asbestos and lead paint. Students haven”t filled it”s halls in over 40 years. In the auditorium, it is tradition photographers
November 4, 1970, a near blind woman inadvertently led her daughter into the Temple City, California, social services building. The social worker that greeted them found it odd that a disabled woman was walking around unaided, but she found the mannerisms of her daughter even stranger. The girl looked malnourished, scared, and unnaturally quiet. When