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Spooky Facts Quiz: How Well Do You Know Halloween? User quiz

How many creepy facts do you know about the frightening holiday?
By Jarryd Munslow
Offbeat

10 Ancient Body Modification Practices

From breaking their bones to decorating their skin, ancient body modification could get extreme.…
By Jessica B. Esser
Travel

How Well Do You Know The World's Best Bridges Quiz! quiz

Can you get over our tricky test?
By Benjamin Richardson
Film

Harry Potter: The Ultimate Ilvermorny Quiz User quiz

How much do you know about JK Rowling's Wizarding World's other famous magical school?
By Stacey McMaster

15 Historical Photos You Won't Believe Are Real

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

10 Ways You Think About The Titanic All Wrong

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

10 Richest People Of All Time

Mr. Megamoneybags literally as rich as Croesus. Literally including Croesus.
By Benjamin Richardson

10 Deeply Personal Historical Rivalries

Sometimes it's not personal. Sometimes it's extremely personal.
By Wesley Cunningham-Burns

20 Mind-Blowing Facts About Adolf Hitler 1M+ Views

What's that about Hitler and blow-up dolls?
By Chris Waugh

10 Disturbing Possessions And Exorcisms That Really Happened

More horrific than anything you've seen in the movies.
By Callum Smith

Japan’s 10 Most Stunning Samurai Warriors

What do you know of the way of the warrior?
By Jonathan H. Kantor
Offbeat

10 Incredible Things Mankind Has Managed To Lose

Extraordinary artefacts lost to accident, conflict, or good ol' human stupidity.
By Ben Counter

20 Mind-Blowing Facts About Joseph Stalin

1 fact for every million people he killed.
By Adam Clery
Offbeat

10 More Inventors Who Hated Their Own Creations

"You have created a monster, and it will destroy you!"
By Jonathan H. Kantor
Offbeat

10 Disturbing Crimes Solved By Amateurs

Who's in the f***ing bucket?!
By Callum Smith
Offbeat

10 Conspiracy Theories People Actually Believe

Now Andy, did you hear about this one?
By Ben Counter
Offbeat

9 People Who Abused Drugs In Nazi Germany

Next time you eat chocolate, check it doesn't contain meth.
By Zoe Cramoysan

12 Notorious Murder Cases That Tore Hollywood Apart

Tinsel Town Barely Survived These Horrific Murder Cases.
By Curtis Dillon

8 Shocking Crimes That Were Secretly Committed By Governments

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

10 Worst Dictators In Power Today

Not all of history's dictators died out; many remain to terrorize their people & frighten the world.…
By Jonathan H. Kantor

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
Sci / Tech

10 Top Secret Weapons You've Never Heard Of

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

10 Amazing Coincidences From History

How a sandwich started the First World War.
By Andrew Chapman
Offbeat

10 Unexplained Paranormal Events That Changed History

So Battle: Los Angeles actually happened...
By Tom Baker
Offbeat

25 Mind-Blowing Facts About Vladimir Putin

A £45 Billion fortune, a judo black belt and an affair with a spy...
By Chris Waugh

10 Horrifying Serial Killers You've Never Heard Of

A collection of some of the worst monsters in human history.
By Jack Morrell

7 "Men Of God" Who Acted As Horror Movie Villains In Real Life

Pastors, priests and monks: their horrendous acts, and the reasons behind them.
By Edward Draper

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

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

8 Weird Questions That Courts Have Legally Answered

FUN FACT: A tomato is a fruit. INSANE FACT: The U.S. Supreme Court disagrees.
By Jeff Silvers

10 Mysteries That Apparently Exist Solely To Mess With You

Unsolved conundrums seemingly created by a cruel cosmos to baffle clueless humans.
By Ben Counter