Construction Workers Spot Missing Woman’s Skeleton Through Her Window

When people go missing, it may seem that Earth has just opened up and swallowed them without a trace. But the truth is that even disappeared folks are always somewhere. Sometimes, they may never have even left home. Construction workers in New York City recently found that out in a horrific way. On April 26, …

6 of the Strangest Gods and Deities from Around the World

There are many spirits and gods of the ancient world that everybody knows. Odin, Zeus, Poseidon, Ra, and Quetzalcoatl are all names you’ve definitely heard. What connects these well-known deities is that they’re all somehow heroic. Odin was the Norse king of the gods, Zeus hurled his thunderbolts, Quetzalcoatl created mankind, and so forth. But …

Man Builds House on Top of His Car, Creating a Literal Car House

This car house was constructed by innovator Terry Gonzalez of the Austin-area. It’s a mobile home in the literal sense, and not what you’d normally think of. Made by himself, Gonzalez’s home sits on top of his sedan. He shared his story while parked at the corner of Barton Springs Road and Lamar Boulevard. “How …

Passenger with No Flight Experience Safely Lands Plane After Pilot Passes Out

Picture this scenario — you’re traveling on a plane when the pilot suddenly loses consciousness. What would you do? A man on a plane from the Bahamas to Florida faced this situation on May 10. The pilot had a medical emergency and passed out, leaving nobody qualified to pilot the plane onboard. The passenger promptly …

Woman Bought 2,000-Year-Old Roman Bust Stolen During WWII — For $35

You can make great finds at second-hand and thrift stores. But this Texas woman’s Goodwill purchase puts every deal you’ve ever found to shame. Laura Young, from Austin, purchased a nice marble bust for $35 in 2018. What neither she nor the store realized at the time was that the bust was actually a 2,000-year-old …

U.S. Army Returns Birthday Cake Stolen from Italian Girl During WWII 77 Years Ago

In any war, you will, unfortunately, see brutality from all sides. But stealing a little girl’s birthday cake? That’s just too much. Yet it’s exactly what U.S. soldiers did in Italy in 1945. While fighting German troops in the village of San Pietro, unknown American soldiers came across a cake left on a farmhouse’s windowsill. …