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12 Crazy Reasons Why Your Ancestors Were Accused Of Witchcraft

"She's so pretty. She's definitely a witch... Let's burn her."

20 Aug 2015 Sara Weir


6 Hollywood Mysteries That Were Never Solved

Just like the movies, only in real-life.

8 Aug 2015 James Hunt


6 Awesome Legends Behind 6 Bad Ass Vikings Characters

Must know back-stories for every Vikings fan.

7 Aug 2015 Phil Archbold


25 Most Significant Inventions In Human History

Humanity's greatest creations...

29 Jul 2015 Alexander Podgorski


10 Mind-Blowing Facts About Che Guevara

The motorcycling doctor who smells like a pig, but takes a damned good photo

27 Jul 2015 Martin Mallon


10 Real Pirates Of The Caribbean More Bad-Ass Than Jack Sparrow

The real seadogs, scallywags and gentlemen of fortune.

23 Jul 2015 Martin Mallon


10 Weirdest Criminals In History

A selection of the saddest, silliest, strangest and most unsettling crimes ever committed.

7 Jul 2015 Ben Cooke


10 Most Horrific Cannibal Killers Of All Time

Hannibal Lecter has nothing on these guys.

27 Jun 2015 Lee Price

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10 Mind-Blowing Feats Performed By Gurkhas

Incredible acts of bravery by the infamous Nepalese fighters.

26 Jun 2015 Lee Price

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10 Outrageous Ways Women Have Suffered To Be Beautiful

How far would you go to be the fairest of them all?

19 Jun 2015 M.L Gabriel


10 Unusual Facts You Didn’t Know About The Tay Bridge Disaster

A collection of lesser known facts about Britain's most infamous bridge.

16 Jun 2015 Tom Mankin


10 Insane Plans You Won't Believe The Military Tried

How did they not catch on?

14 Jun 2015 Tom Baker

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10 Regular People Who Declared Themselves Royalty

From the Last King Of Scotland to the First King Of Sealand...

11 Jun 2015 Tom Baker


8 Historical Figures Who Were Worse Than Hitler

When playing the Hitler Card just won't do.

11 Jun 2015 Freddie Rochez

15 Real Life Heroes Who Have Changed The World

They are definitely super human.

4 Jun 2015 Sara Weir

Igor Witkowski

10 Top Secret Weapons You've Never Heard Of

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

1 Jun 2015 Ben Cooke

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10 Unexplained Paranormal Events That Changed History

So Battle: Los Angeles actually happened...

30 May 2015 Tom Baker


10 Infamously Chilling Deaths And Disappearences

The bizarre cases of those gone but not forgotten...

25 May 2015 Robert Beck


10 Strange Folklore Myths You Won't Believe

"So if I file my teeth down, it will make me invisible to evil spirits? Yeah, okay then."

12 May 2015 Sara Weir