Houdini is a short strong stocky man with small feet and a very large head. Seen from the stage, his figure, with its short legs and its pugilist’s proportions, is less impressive than at close range, where the real dignity and force of his enormous head appear. Wide-browed and aquiline-nosed,
In 1897, Elva Zona Shue was found dead in her Greenbrier County, West Virginia, home. The initial report ruled the cause of death as an unfortunate happening but nothing sinister.
However, four weeks after her death, Zona appeared to her mother in a series of dreams and told a story of
Rather than being named for the person who actually, you know, wrote it, the Voynich manuscript is named after Wilfrid Voynich, the book dealer who bought the codex back in 1912. This is because no one knows for sure who wrote the thing. As you might have guessed, though, there is no shortage
You don’t have to believe what these people saw.
It is what happened next that should scare you.
Alleged ghost sightings happen every day in every corner of the world, leaving skeptics and believers in agreement about one thing. Our obsession with the supernatural often leads to strange behavior.
Throughout history, ghost sightings
Sheffield made its name as a centre for steel production, it should also be known for its ghosts
Sitting at the southeastern tip of the city, the suburb of Mosborough was historically part of Derbyshire until boundary changes in the 1960s. So the resident ghosts at Mosborough Hall, which reputedly include a
There are 25 haunted spots featured on this list, and plenty more around the world besides. How do you pick just one each year in which to spend your Halloween? Well, the good news is that these places retain their scary reputations year-round, so even if only one of them
Encounters with creatures described as "flying humanoids" have been reported throughout history.
Some people say these mysterious beings could be either angels or demons, but very rarely do these sightings describe the critter as a miniature version of the more common monster.
But one Illinois woman claims to have seen just that.
For such a small island on the outskirts of Europe, Ireland has a ludicrous number of castles. In fact, Ireland has so many castles that it may often be cheaper to buy a breathtaking castle in the countryside than a small apartment in Dublin. But with such a bloody history
2. A few years ago one night at around 3AM my wife and I were sleeping and I feel myself slowly waking up from a really deep sleep. My eyes started lifting up and as soon as they focused on the lamp on my dresser it slid off and shattered