Billionaire Barred From Buying Antiquities After Collecting Looted Items

Billionaire hedge fund manager Michael Steinhardt received ” a first-of-its-kind lifetime ban on acquiring antiquities” after…

Hundreds Of Smuggled Tarantulas And Cockroaches Seized In Colombia

Colombia has confiscated more than 11,000 specimens in 2021 alone — with this particular cargo including…

Was Beethoven Black? The Surprising Debate About The Composer’s Race

For over a century, scholars, composers, and activists have hotly debated over Ludwig van Beethoven’s race.…

The John Lawson House And The Moving Mannequins That Haunted It

Built in 1845, the John Lawson House in Wappingers Falls, New York was once a creepy…

Hannah Duston, The Colonist Who Killed 10 Native Americans

After being kidnapped by Native Americans in 1697, Hannah Duston brutally killed her captors with a…

Michael Rockefeller, The Heir Who May Have Been Eaten By Cannibals

Upon reaching the tribe, Michael Rockefeller wrote: “Now this is wild and somehow more remote country…

Meet Andrea Ivanova, The Woman With The ‘Biggest Lips In The World’

Andrea Ivanova had her first round of lip injections in 2018 when she was 21 years…

15th-Century Mass Grave Discovered At Archeological Site In Peru

Archeologists came across the remains of 25 women and children buried together but aren’t yet sure…

Meet Félicette, The First Cat To Become An Astronaut

French scientists launched Félicette into space in October 1963 in hopes of catching up to the…

How ‘The Unsinkable Molly Brown’ Became A Titanic Hero

The daughter of Irish immigrants, Margaret “Molly” Brown rose from humble roots to become a noted…