Category: History’s Mysteries

The secret horror house of Madame LaLaurie

Mysteries of the Terracotta Warriors

Inside Andersonville: The Civil War’s most cold-blooded prison

The fascinating life (and death) of Russia’s most peculiar royal, Anastasia Romanov

People have been getting stoned for 2,500 years, according to new discovery

Here’s why the existence of early humans in Malta was covered up

Ancient Babylonian dialect makes a major comeback in a movie

An ancient Israeli ring may have been worn by the official who executed Jesus

The twisted tale of Giles Cory’s Salem Witch Trial

CGI shows what rock stars would look like if they were alive today

What caused the Civil War?

The tumultuous history of armed revolution

The evolution of the Myers Briggs test

Underwater espionage: The surprising history of marine mammals and military service

An American tragedy: The Lindbergh baby kidnapping

New species of hominid found in Philippine cave

The story of Albert Fish: The first serial killer in America

How passengers lived their best life on the Titanic before it went under

15 lies your history teacher told you (and the truth behind them)

The story of migration at Ellis Island

30 famous mugshots you’ve never seen before

Historical figures who had bizarre animals as pets

The tragedies that forged the 27 Club

May 2, 1933: The Loch Ness Monster is spotted for the first time

Can you guess 15 ‘Game of Thrones’ characters and their historical inspirations?

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