Inside The Bloody Story Of Defenestration, One Of History’s Wildest Execution Methods
Discover the bizarre and disturbing history of defenestration, the practice of killing someone by throwing them out of a window.
This South African Climber Just Made The First Legal Paraglide Flight Off Mount Everest
Instead of several days, it took Pierre Carter just 20 minutes to descend Mount Everest on his paraglider.
How Meyer Lansky Became The ‘Mob’s Accountant’ And Helped Create The Mafia As We Know It
Known throughout the criminal underworld as a financial genius, Meyer Lansky used Swiss bank accounts and shell companies to launder money and hide the Mafia's vast wealth from the FBI.
Human Remains Keep Turning Up In Lake Mead As Water Levels Hit Historic Lows — And Officials Expect To Find More
As the water level of Lake Mead has dropped to its lowest point in 85 years, visitors have discovered the skeletal remains of two people whose corpses once rested below the surface.
The Viking Berserkers Were Norse Warriors Who Entered A Trance-Like Rage During Battle
Berserkers were among the most feared Norse warriors of their age, ingesting hallucinogens to induce a trance-like fury that fueled them throughout battle.
The Mystery Of Rosalia Lombardo, The ‘Blinking’ Mummy Who Appears To Open Her Eyes
Not only did a secret formula allow Rosalia Lombardo to become one of Earth's best-preserved mummies, but many even claim that she can open her eyes.