Inside Turkmenistan’s Gates of Hell, The Massive Smoldering Pit That’s Been Burning For 50 Years
Turkmenistan's "Door to Hell," also called the Darvaza gas crater, is fueled by a reserve of methane gas below the surface — and scientists have no idea how long it will take to burn out.
Meet Newton Knight —The Southerner Who Rebelled Against The Confederacy
Newton Knight led a small army of fugitive slaves and Confederate deserters to create the Free State of Jones.
Meet The Tardigrade — The Universe’s Most Resilient Animal
The tardigrade has baffled scientists for years with its ability to survive everything it has been exposed to so far — even space.
How Amelia Dyer Killed Hundreds Of Babies And Became One Of History’s Worst Serial Killers
Under the premise of adopting and caring for them in loving homes, Amelia Dyer murdered between 300 and 400 babies in Victorian England.
The Chilling History Of Murder And Hauntings Inside Los Angeles’ Cecil Hotel
From Elisa Lam to Richard Ramirez, the Cecil Hotel's history has been filled with bizarre horrors since it opened in 1927.
Tulsa’s ‘Black Wall Street’ Thrived In The Early 1900s — Until A White Mob Burned It Down
The 1921 Tulsa Massacre left hundreds dead and caused over $1.5 million in damage while the city's famed "Black Wall Street" was destroyed — in just 24 hours.
Meet Robert The Doll, The Haunted Toy That’s Been Terrorizing Florida For Over 115 Years
The creepy story of Robert the Doll began when he was gifted to a young boy named Robert Eugene Otto in 1904 — and he's brought horror to Key West ever since.
The Tragic Story Of Evelyn McHale And “The Most Beautiful Suicide”
As her last wish, Evelyn McHale didn't want anyone to see her body, but the photo of her death has lived on for decades as "the most beautiful suicide."
Robert Hansen: The Alaskan Serial Killer Who Hunted His Victims Like Animals
Authorities found a map in Robert Hansen's Anchorage home marked with tiny "X" symbols, showing where the so-called "Butcher Baker" killed and buried his victims in the wilderness.
Inside Neuschwanstein Castle, The Fairy-Tale Palace With A Heartbreaking Secret
King Ludwig II of Bavaria spent years dreaming up Germany's Neuschwanstein Castle, the model Walt Disney would later use for "Sleeping Beauty."
Introducing Balut Eggs – The World’s Weirdest Duck Dish
The balut egg is one of the more controversial foods, but if you can get past the tiny duck face inside, it could potentially increase your manliness.