Deadly Volcanoes: The Eruptions that Reshaped the World and Became Legends – Part II

The ancients witnessed the awesome and raw power of erupting volcanoes, and sent out warnings through time in the form of religion lessons, myths, legends and chronicles.

Deadly Volcanoes: The Eruptions that Reshaped the World and Became Legends – Part I

When man grows overconfident in his importance, mother nature, or the gods, seem to remind mankind who is really in charge. Or so it may have seemed to the ancients, who witnessed the awesome and raw power of erupting volcanoes…

Dark Mysteries of the Deep: Ancient Divers and their Dangerous Journeys

It is not known who first braved cold, dark waters to explore, or gather rare, natural treasures or food, but divers have been retrieving items from beneath the water’s surface since the dawn of man. In antiquity the only way to explore the mysterious underwater world was to hold one’s breath and jump – and see what danger awaited.

It’s Made From People! The Various Ways We Make Products out of Humans

Cannibalism isn’t what it used to be – some people believe free range humans should be on the menu! Companies explore human food and services opportunities.

70 Million Mummified Animals in Egypt Reveal Dark Secret of Ancient Mummy Industry

Ancient Egypt’s “dark secret” has been revealed by researchers looking into to a staggering 70 million mummified animals. The bodies were found in underground catacombs across Egypt.

The Devastating and Diabolical Ancient Origins of Biological Warfare

History paints a bleak picture of the devastating effects that disease, contamination, or poison can have on humans. Mankind has harassed biological weapons, and used them against enemies since prehistoric times – with deadly results.

DNA Evidence Suggests Captured Russian Ape Woman Might Have been Subspecies of Modern Human

The story of Zana, supposed “Ape Woman” of the Caucasus Mountains tells of a hairy, dark woman captured in the wilds and brought to civilization. A leading geneticist believes that the wild woman who lived 19th century Russia may have belonged to a subspecies of modern humans.

Ancient Myths and Legends Served to Explain the Startling Phenomenon of Solar Eclipse

Solar eclipse was so traumatic or ‘unnatural’ to humanity that since prehistoric times myths and legends have sprung up throughout cultures in attempts to explain the event, or at least protect against it.

The Mysterious Tjipetir Blocks – Dark Slabs with Cryptic Writing Found on Beaches Across Europe

A woman was walking along the sea on a beach in Cornwall, England in 2012, when she by chance spotted a dark tablet in the sand, inscribed with a strange word – TJIPETIR. Without knowing it at the time, she’d stumbled upon a phenomenon that many others had been experiencing across Europe for decades. They were all now involved in the mystery of the Tjipetir blocks.