The Heartbreaking Story Of Oxana Malaya, The Feral Child Who Lived In A Dog Kennel
After she was abandoned by her parents, Oxana Malaya lived with a pack of dogs for nearly five years — and picked up some dog-like behaviors during her time with them.
33 Fayum Mummy Portraits That Offer An Incredible Glimpse Into Ancient Egypt
Dating back to the era of Roman Egypt, these mummy portraits show what the deceased looked like when they were alive in exquisite detail.
The Wild Story Of Tom Horn, The Infamous Cowboy And Hitman Of The Old West
Tom Horn was a scout for the U.S. Army, a cowboy, a deputy sheriff, and a private detective for the Pinkerton Agency. But it was his final stint as a hired gun that would lead to his demise.
The Story Of Portlock, The Alaska Ghost Town Allegedly Abandoned Because Of A ‘Killer Bigfoot’
Portlock, Alaska is rumored to be home to a Sasquatch-like beast known as the Nantiinaq that scared off the town's inhabitants in the early 20th century.
The Story Of The Tollund Man, The 2,400-Year-Old Corpse That Was So Well-Preserved Scientists Could Take His Fingerprints
One of history's best-preserved "bog bodies," the Tollund Man was discovered with a noose around his neck, leading researchers to conclude he'd been a victim of human sacrifice.
Inside The Cabbage Patch Riots Of 1983 That Left Dozens Of Shoppers Injured
During the 1983 holiday season, people lined up in droves outside of toy stores across the U.S. to get their hands on a highly sought-after Cabbage Patch Kid — and the frantic hunt for the dolls soon devolved into violence.
How These 7 Deadly Social Media Challenges Ended In Tragedy
Though most social media challenges are lighthearted, others have caused serious injuries, poisonings, and even deaths.
Meet Orang Pendek, The Rumored Hobbit-Like Creature Known As The ‘Bigfoot’ Of Sumatra
For centuries, locals have reported seeing a strange apelike beast called the orang pendek stalking the remote forests of Indonesia — and some believe it’s related to a species of early human called Homo floresiensis.
Researchers Discover That The Great Wall Of China Has A ‘Living Skin’ That’s Protected It For Centuries
Made up of moss and lichen, this biocrust has proven critical in protecting large sections of the Great Wall from the destructive forces of wind and rain.
7 Surprising Conspiracy Theories About The Titanic That You May Not Have Heard Before
From a millionaire's murderous plot to a mummy's curse, discover some of the wildest theories about the Titanic and its ill-fated voyage.
Mars Rover Discovers That A Large Crater On The Red Planet Once Held A Lake
The Perseverance rover collected samples that may indicate there was once microbial life on Mars from a crater that held a massive lake billions of years ago.