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This Week In History News, Aug. 12 – 18

This Week In History News, Aug. 12 – 18

Hidden World War II message uncovered, link between walruses and Vikings' demise found, oldest Egyptian embalming recipe unearthed.
Someone Stole Nearly $100,000 Worth Of Ramen Noodles In Georgia

Someone Stole Nearly $100,000 Worth Of Ramen Noodles In Georgia

The victim left his truck parked at a gas station for a few days, and when he returned the truck had vanished — with all noodles in tow.
Archaeologists Have Just Found The World’s Oldest Cheese In An Ancient Egyptian Tomb

Archaeologists Have Just Found The World’s Oldest Cheese In An Ancient Egyptian Tomb

"The material analyzed in this study is probably the most ancient archaeological solid residue of cheese ever found to date."
A Satanic Monument Was Just Erected In Front Of Arkansas’ State Capitol

A Satanic Monument Was Just Erected In Front Of Arkansas’ State Capitol

"Good people of Arkansas and supporters of religious liberty, I present to you Baphomet — the symbol of pluralism, legal equality, tolerance, free inquiry, freedom of conscious, and reconciliation."
‘Hairy Sea Monster’ With No Discernible Head Or Eyes Washes Up On Russian Beach

‘Hairy Sea Monster’ With No Discernible Head Or Eyes Washes Up On Russian Beach

The creature's long tail, undistinguishable features, and horrid smell have everyone guessing what it could be.
‘Game Of Thrones’ Riverrun Castle For Sale In Northern Ireland

‘Game Of Thrones’ Riverrun Castle For Sale In Northern Ireland

You could own Northern Ireland's Gosford Castle, the real-life Riverrun from 'Game of Thrones,' for a surprisingly reasonable price.
An Ex-Priest Accused Of Sexual Abuse Got A Job At Disney World — With The Catholic Church’s Help

An Ex-Priest Accused Of Sexual Abuse Got A Job At Disney World — With The Catholic Church’s Help

The church reportedly helped the former priest get the job, even though they knew he was accused of sexually abusing a 13-year-old boy.
A Couple Biking The World On A “Humans Are Kind” Adventure Killed By ISIS Militants

A Couple Biking The World On A “Humans Are Kind” Adventure Killed By ISIS Militants

"By and large, humans are kind. Self-interested sometimes, myopic sometimes, but kind. Generous and wonderful and kind," the couple wrote in their joint blog before the attack.
5,600-Year-Old Mummy Reveals Oldest Egyptian Embalming Recipe Ever Found

5,600-Year-Old Mummy Reveals Oldest Egyptian Embalming Recipe Ever Found

Fred proves that Egyptians had been using embalming practices for more than 1,500 years longer than scientists believed.
This 25-Year-Old Man Looks Like A 12-Year-Old Boy Thanks To Fabry Disease

This 25-Year-Old Man Looks Like A 12-Year-Old Boy Thanks To Fabry Disease

This Fabry disease patient is frequently accused of using a fake ID and the police once reported him as a missing child that ran away from home.
A Missouri Nun That Smuggled 2 Pounds Of Cocaine In Her Heels Blames Internet Boyfriend For Crime

A Missouri Nun That Smuggled 2 Pounds Of Cocaine In Her Heels Blames Internet Boyfriend For Crime

While authorities were still in the process of X-raying her belongings, she incriminated herself by muttering, "How much did they find in the shoes?"