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Their invention has made significant contributions to humankind

Franz Reichelt wearing his parachute suit. By Unknown author — http://www.tour-eiffel.fr/teiffel/uk/ludique/espace_enfant/fiches_pedagogiques/DOSSIER04.pdf, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8706401

1. Marie Curie


Half of it sounds strange to someone, but it actually happens

Murderer convicted by testimony from a ghost. Image credit: HistoryandHeadlines


An unknown assailant attacked four teenagers in Lake Bodom in June of 1960. Three died, one lived.

Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=53893289


Exploration that has made history

S. A. Andrée and Knut Frænkel with the crashed balloon on the pack ice, photographed by the third expedition member, Nils Strindberg
S. A. Andrée and Knut Frænkel with the crashed balloon on the pack ice, photographed by the third expedition member, Nils Strindberg
S. A. Andrée and Knut Frænkel with the crashed balloon on the pack ice, photographed by the third expedition member, Nils Strindberg. By Nils Strindberg — http://www.xs4all.nl/~pal/andree.htm., Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=623204

1. Salomon August Andrée


American Prohibition-era gangsters, who once dominated organized crime in Chicago and became the most notorious gangster in the United States.

“Fotografías policiales de Al Capone (Miami, 1930)” by Recuerdos de Pandora is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0


One of the most puzzling stories in Scottish maritime history

“Flannan Island lighthouse” by Mary Gillham Archive Project is licensed under CC BY 2.0

On December 15, 1900, a ship passed through the Flannan Islands. The crew was confused by the absence of lighting from the lighthouse on the island. After checking, they did not find any guards there. All they found was the closed main door, the clock stopped, and the chairs in the kitchen upside down. The three lighthouse guards disappeared without a trace …


Starting from the tomb that moved on its own to the tomb of terracotta warriors and horses, these are the six most mysterious tombs in the world

“Not Jesus’ tomb, but a tomb none the less.” by callmetim is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

1. Tomb of Tutankhamun


Death shall come on swift wings to him that toucheth the tomb of the Pharaoh

“File: Inside Pharaoh Tutankhamun’s tomb, 18th dynasty.jpg” by EditorfromMars is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

In the 1920s, Howard Carter and his team excavated the tomb of the Egyptian king Pharaoh Tutankhamun. Only a few months later one by one the people involved in the excavation died mysteriously. This led to speculation that the Egyptian ruler’s tomb carried a curse.


Two children of Magaret Fandel disappeared in 1978, and four decades later they whereabouts are still unknown. What happened to them?

Amy Fandel pictured left at age eight, then an age-progressed photo of what she may look like now from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.


On July 2, 1966, three females mysteriously disappeared from Indiana Dunes State Park, and their whereabouts remain unknown.

Patricia Blough, Renee Bruhl, and Ann Miller. Photo source.

On July 2, 1966, three female friends, Ann Miller (21), Patricia Blough (19), and Renee Bruhl (19), mysteriously vanished, and their whereabouts remain unknown. When they vanished, all their belongings were still left on the beach.

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