Buried Heart of Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent FoundBuried Heart of Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent Found
14 Dec.
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Hungarian historians say they've located the grave of Turkish sultan Suleiman the Magnificent. The monarch died in September 1566 during the Siege of Szigetvár in South Hungary. Norbert Pap, of the University of...
Funny Story in the ForestFunny Story in the Forest
20 Nov.
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story ends. I hope you liked it. I know it's a little silly but I hope you had fun reading it. Thanks for the consideration !...
The Story of the Tower of BabelThe Story of the Tower of Babel
24 Apr.
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The story of the Tower of Babel is told in the 1st book of the Bible - the Book of Genesis. It explains the origins of the different languages and people in the world. According to it, after the Great Flood decimated...
The Story of Attila the HunThe Story of Attila the Hun
30 Apr.
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Attila is the name of the legendary commander of the Huns. In 374, the Huns chose Balamir as their leader. He was able to defeat the Visigoths and Huns become warriors, before whom the whole world trembled. They wore...
The Incredible Story of Mata HariThe Incredible Story of Mata Hari
05 Feb.
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Mata Hari is known for being the most famous spy of the 20th century. Mata Hari, her stage name, in Malaysian means "eye of dawn". Her father was the owner of a hat store but Mata Hari claimed he was a Japanese prince...
The Touching Story of the Ugliest Woman in the WorldThe Touching Story of the Ugliest Woman in the World
18 Nov.
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About a century ago, Mary Ann Bevan was proclaimed to be the ugliest woman in the world, after winning a contest designed for the sole purpose of mercilessly making fun of people with physical disabilities. Mary Ann...
The mystery of the stone orbsThe mystery of the stone orbs
23 July
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Ivan2
In 1930, after preparing the field for banana plantation, the first stone spheres were found - this is one of the strangest archaeological mysteries that have not been solved until today. Most are made of hard igneous...
The Unbelievable Story of Jean the Ice GirlThe Unbelievable Story of Jean the Ice Girl
21 Jan.
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ago that a miracle had befallen her. She told the story of how on that near-fatal day her car had stalled while she was driving. At that point the young woman got out of her car and tried to look for help. But because of the frigid cold her body soon became immobilized. She fell unconscious and literally became an ice statue....
The True Story of Halloween will Stun you!The True Story of Halloween will Stun you!
31 Oct.
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began? Today Halloween is all about scary costumes, tricks and treats. But behind it all lies quite an interesting story. Learn about the actual history of this holiday below. Halloween owes its origins to the...
The Tragic Story of Pablo Neruda`s Secret DaughterThe Tragic Story of Pablo Neruda`s Secret Daughter
10 Apr.
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Chilean poet Pablo Neruda is famous primarily for his brilliant poems but his treatment of his only child was a far cry from the humanity and justice which he called for. Neruda's only daughter - Malva Marina Reyes...
The Blood-Chilling Story of Nazino: Russian Cannibal IslandThe Blood-Chilling Story of Nazino: Russian Cannibal Island
16 Jan.
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The small island of Nazino is located in Tomsk Oblast, Russia. It is famous worldwide but not for its beautiful vacation spots but instead for the inhuman violations that took place on its territory during the reign...
Secrets of the Rosetta StoneSecrets of the Rosetta Stone
02 Apr.
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The Rosetta Stone is a black granodiorite stone, with texts of 3 different languages written all over it - 2 in ancient Egyptian and 1 in ancient Greek. This monolithic document was created in 196 BC by King Ptolemy V...
The Extraordinary Story of the Dwarf Jews who Survived the HolocaustThe Extraordinary Story of the Dwarf Jews who Survived the Holocaust
16 June
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family stood out not only with their short stature but also their musical talent. Thanks to their ability to entertain the public, they were able to save themselves during those years of terror. The Ovitz family were...
The mysterious stone spheres of Costa RicaThe mysterious stone spheres of Costa Rica
30 Nov.
Ivan2
In the forties of the twentieth century, in the tropical jungles of Costa Rica was made an extraordinary discovery - giant stone spheres that have been around the jungle. Some of them were on the ground, and others just...
The Lake Which Turns Animals to StoneThe Lake Which Turns Animals to Stone
08 Aug.
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In his latest book, "Across the Ravaged Land", photographer Nick Brandt tells the story of the petrified animals found around a lake in Tanzania. Lake Natron turns every animal that ends up in its waters to stone...

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