The Real History of Mermaids

The Real History of Mermaids

Always be yourself. Unless you can be a mermaid. Then always be a mermaid. Slogans like that one began cropping up on t-shirts, tote bags, and water bottles a few years ago as mermaids experienced a huge spike in popularity. But the history of these half-woman, half-fish creatures dates back …

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Are You an Indigo Child?

Are You an Indigo Child?

If you’ve been to some of the more esoteric corners of the internet, then you’ve doubtlessly heard the term “Indigo Child” before. But what does it mean–and, more importantly, are you an indigo child? What Is an Indigo Child? Simply put, an indigo child is just a child, with the …

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7 Non-Animal Omens and What They Mean for Your Future

7 Non-Animal Omens and What They Mean for Your Future

Human beings have always sought to find meaning in random occurrences. We don’t like coincidences. Instead, we try to find patterns, chains of cause and effect that can help us make sense of a chaotic universe. That’s where omens come in. If enough people see a black cat before something …

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Weird Science: Cloning the Woolly Mammoth

Weird Science: Cloning the Woolly Mammoth

Most of us assumed we’d never see animals that are extinct again. That’s the deal with extinction–once they’re gone, they’re gone. But apparently these scientists saw the Jurassic Park movies and thought, “Hey, that’s a great idea!” The most likely candidate for resurrection through cloning is the woolly mammoth. Read …

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The Real Amityville Horror House

The Real Amityville Horror House

Amityville. The name ought to conjure up an image of an affluent New York town, full of quaint shops and charming beaches. Instead, it’s impossible to hear it without thinking of the Amityville Horror. Perhaps the most famous haunted house in America, the Long Island home was the site of …

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Did the Pentagon Just Confirm the Existence of UFOs?

Did the Pentagon Just Confirm the Existence of UFOs?

There are two types of people in this world: those who believe that extraterrestrial life is out there–and those who just haven’t seen enough proof yet. The Pentagon just declassified three US Navy videos that seem to show UFOs in action. But are you convinced yet? New York Times Exposé …

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Elon Musk’s Starlink Satellites Mistaken for UFOs

Elon Musk’s Starlink Satellites Mistaken for UFOs

Tesla and SpaceX visionary Elon Musk is determined to get us into space. He founded the Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (better known as SpaceX) in 2002 with the goal of making private space travel a viable way to explore the stars. However, that’s not the only way he’s using rockets …

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The Haunted Room Queen Elizabeth Never Enters?

The Haunted Room Queen Elizabeth Never Enters?

Castles and ghosts go together like peanut butter and chocolate. Centuries of history, intrigue and death leave a mark on any site, and castles are often involved in profound historical events. It makes sense that they are also the locus of some of the worst hauntings in Europe. So it’s …

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