Inside The Revolutionary War-Era Prison Floating In The Middle Of The Ocean

By Ryan Unger

You hear the creaking cell door slam behind you as you hopelessly examine your new living quarters. An old soggy mattress and a filthy...

New York Inmates Battle Harvard Students In Major Debate That Leaves The Crowd In Awe

By Olivia O'Hara

Harvard University is the most esteemed of the United States’ Ivy League schools. Over its 200-year history, the institution...

How Radiation Exposure Was Once A Normal Part Of Visiting The Shoe Store

By Liz Collins

Buying shoes used to be a big to-do. You’d have to physically go to a specific shoe store, have a stranger measure your tootsies...

The Real Story Of The Very Misunderstood Napoleon Bonaparte

By Dan Fitzpatrick

Whether you earned a PhD in history or fell asleep every time your teacher brought up a time before the present, you’re bound to...

Foods That Will Actually Help You Get A Much Better Sleep

By Olivia O'Hara

The science of a good night’s sleep affects us all. Ironically, some of us stress so much over figuring out the best way to rest...

Man Ran 874 Miles Entirely Barefoot For The Most Baffling Reason

By Olivia O'Hara

Have you ever felt like your potential as a human being is stifled by sitting, cooped up, in an office all day? Do you look out the...

Rare Photos Of The Rolling Stones Are Showing A Different Side Of The Rock Band

By Matt Castoral

Quick — name a British rock band. “The Beatles” is usually the knee-jerk response, yet most seem to forget the other...

81-Year-Old Amateur Scientist Claims To Have A New Planet-Saving Invention

By Dan Fitzpatrick

It’s no secret that our planet is in dire shape. Climate change, resource shortages, and unchecked pollution all threaten the...

Concealed Details In Iconic Painting 'The Scream' That Are Leaving People In Awe

By Dan Fitzpatrick

Everybody is familiar with The Scream even if they’ve never set foot inside an art museum in their life. It’s a rare...

Innocent Man Spends 46 Years In Prison Before Getting Revenge On The Man That Framed Him

By Olivia O'Hara

On a cold winter day in 1979, a friend burst into Richard Phillips’ jail cell with news. The man who had framed Phillips for...

Astronomer Carl Sagan Exposes The Logical Mistakes That People Make

By Olivia O'Hara

It’s become harder in recent years to figure out when an important friend, political figure, or news source is telling the truth. In...

Rare Facts About Al Capone That Took Years To Finally Come To Light

By Dan Fitzpatrick

What’s it like to be the most feared man in the world? Most people who find out don’t live to tell the tale, but Al Capone...

Popular '60s Fads That Had Much Stranger Origins Than We Ever Suspected

By Liz Collins

We landed on the moon, grieved the death of a president and a civil rights leader, and rose up in anger. Hippie culture swept through...

Man Is Missing In Alaska For Weeks Before Rescuers Spot Clue In The Snow

By Bianca Piazza

Rescue teams don’t hold out a lot of hope when someone goes missing in an icy Alaskan forest. Few outcomes look promising. Did...

Workers Find A Hidden Staircase That May Change The History Books

By Emma Patterson

Just because something is considered history doesn’t mean it isn’t subject to change. Despite the finality of the word,...

The Top Comedy Films That Still Have People Laughing Today

By Dan Fitzpatrick

Ranking funny movies is serious business. Though Hollywood rolls out dozens of comedies every year, only a select few truly stand the...

Eye-Opening Details About Mel Brooks' Life That People Never Suspected

By Emma Patterson

There’s only one man who can make both you and your grandmother laugh, and that’s Mel Brooks. Don’t believe it? Watch Blazing...

City Of Cleveland’s Attempt To Break A World Record Ends In Calamity

By Cody Mauro

Marketing a city is a tall task. Leadership must highlight all the city offers travelers while showing those looking to relocate that...

Laura Linney Makes Controversial Comment That Totally Backfires

By Lucy Greider

Laura Linney has been one of Hollywood’s darlings ever since her illustrious career first took off in the late ’90s....

The 40 Biggest Box Office Flops In History Ranked

By Lucy Greider

When it comes to action movies and large blockbusters, a huge amount of money is needed to create the best special effects, hire the...

Lesser Known Facts About Meghan Markle That Explain Her Path To Royalty

By Liz Collins

As kids, we all waited for the knock at our doors, accompanied by trumpet blasts and a powdered wigged fellow announcing that yes, we...

20 Huge Celebrities That People Are Staggered To Learn Are Actually Twins

By Paul Fox

Part of being a celebrity is having a lot of details about your personal life available for the public to obsess over and mock. But...

20 Facts About Prince Charles’s Past That The Public Deserves To Hear

By Dan Fitzpatrick

Despite now serving a largely ceremonial role, the British Royal Family is as popular as ever. Fans still go crazy for Queen...

The Most Expensive Cars In The World Are Actually Not What People Expect

By Matthew Castoral

There comes a point when the lifestyles of the rich and famous become almost unrecognizable to us normal folk. Houses begin to look...

24 Wild Facts About Eminem That Prove There’s Way More To His Story

By Valerie Mulder

Legendary rapper Eminem is not a secretive guy. Almost all of his songs are about his personal life and opinions, so it’s safe...