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10 Strangest World War II Unsolved Mysteries

Just who did give up Anne Frank to the Nazis?
By Chris Waugh

9 Historical Moments That Prove Aliens Have Visited Earth

The truth is... in here.
By Tom Mankin

10 Ways You Think About The Titanic All Wrong

Big, cocky ship hits ice? Yeah, it's not quite that simple.
By Alex Leadbeater

10 Horrifying Serial Killers That Could Still Be At Large

Please take note that that there is some disturbing content on this list.
By Tom Butler

10 Most Shocking Unsolved British Crime Mysteries

Just who was Jack The Ripper anyway?
By Tom Mankin

8 Shocking Crimes That Were Secretly Committed By Governments

Think you're safe within your own borders? Think again.
By Adam Clery

10 Lost Treasures That Are Still Waiting To Be Found

Set sail and find your fortune.
By Tom Mankin

10 Famous People Who Never Actually Existed

Uncle Sam wants you!
By Chris Waugh

10 Weird Conspiracy Theories About Hitler's Death

Could Hitler be living out a secret existence on the Moon?
By Sam Hill

10 Horrifying Serial Killers You've Never Heard Of

A collection of some of the worst monsters in human history.
By Ben Cooke

6 Myths About William Shakespeare That You Wrongly Believe

Ignorance about Bill is the curse of God; knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven.
By Terry Hearn
History Offbeat

12 Biggest Brand Blunders In History

Sorry, was that "toilet" or "tonic" water you wanted to buy?
By Chris Waugh

10 Real-Life Spies More Badass Than James Bond

Who needs Spectre when you have this lot?
By Tom Baker

10 Incredible Ways People Faced Up To Their Own Death

Last wish before your execution? To command your own firing squad.
By Chris Waugh
Technology History Science Offbeat

10 Top Secret Weapons You've Never Heard Of

The army's barmy babies: ten bizarre military projects, past, present, and future.
By Ben Cooke

10 Real Life Horror Stories That Will Freak You Out

The real reasons we lock our doors at night...
By Thomas Wesson
Film History

10 Oscar Winning Films With Huge Historical Inaccuracies

"Based on a true story"... but where have all the facts gone?
By Chris Waugh

12 Historical "Facts" That Simply Aren't True

Lady Godiva didn't ride through Coventry completely starkers?
By Chris Waugh

10 Incredible What-Ifs That Could Have Changed The Course Of History

What if Hitler had died on the battlefields of World War I?
By Chris Waugh

10 Unusual Facts You Didn't Know About The Titanic

Hands up who knew the infamous ship was carrying Dragon's Blood...?
By Tom Mankin

12 Animals The Human Race Tragically Killed Off

Quite literally as dead as a dodo.
By Chris Waugh

15 Historical Photos You Won't Believe Are Real

A picture paints a thousand words - or sometimes, ten times that...
By Chris Waugh

18 Mind-Blowing Facts About Saddam Hussein

It's not everyday someone has a copy of the Qur'an written in their own blood...
By Chris Waugh

10 Most-Evil Nazis You’ve Never Even Heard Of

The word "evil" doesn't even begin to cover it...
By Chris Waugh
History Offbeat

12 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About St Patrick's Day

You're getting drunk on March 17 for all the wrong reasons...
By Chris Waugh

10 Real-Life Archaeologists More Badass Than Indiana Jones

They have the hat, the gumption, the Nazi-punching...plus they're actually real.
By Tom Baker

10 Most Chilling Nazi Super Weapons That Hitler Could Have Used To Win WWII

You've no idea how close we came to a world-wide Third Reich.
By Mike Morgan

22 Mind-Blowing Facts About George W Bush

The former leader of the free world is also a three-time felon.
By Chris Waugh
History Offbeat

10 Insane Plans You Won't Believe The Military Tried

How did they not catch on?
By Tom Baker
History Offbeat

12 Everyday Words You Use That Are Actually Racist

Why you should never say Bugger, ever.
By Chris Waugh