From Jimmy Hoffa to the doomed Lost Colony, these inexplicable disappearances continue to befuddle scholars and pique the public's curiosity.
Kinder in einem Feriendorf / Martin Munkacsi / 1929 The Metropolitan Museum of Art has released a vast archive of 400,000 (mostly) hi-resolution digital images online that you can download and use for non-commercial purposes. From a 12-megapixel scan...
Fascinating letters. Interesting correspondence.
Look, if you dig deep enough everything is an amazing coincidence. But even cynics like us have to admit these are downright freaky.
The popular pontiff celebrates his first anniversary as head of the Holy See. Here are some of the moments from the past year that caught the world's attention.
The Smithsonian has put together a fascinating and almost unbelievable account of a Russian family of six who managed to avoid all human contact for four decades —
The discovery of warm pools just a mile from the per-historic monument suggest Mesolithic settlers would have lived there.
The ancient city of Heracleion is discovered and the findings could change the history books. And it was discovered while looking for something else.