10 Tragic Facts About Sara Northrup, L. Ron Hubbard’s Wife

“What happened to your second wife?” an interviewer once asked Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard. He was referring to Sara Northrup, the woman who’d been at Hubbard’s side while he developed Dianetics and who later…

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Top 10 Explosive Historical Facts And Calamities About Dynamite

Since it was patented in 1867, dynamite has seen wide-scale use as a powerful explosive and a much safer alternative than what was previously employed. Even today, dynamite is used in demolition, construction, mining, and…

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Top 10 Dinosaur Fossils Frozen In Time

Fossils are all we have to prove that dinosaurs ever existed. There are two types of fossils. The first are body parts like bones and teeth that we often associate with fossils today. The second…

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10 Little-Known Facts About Alcoholics Anonymous

Ever wonder what those folks smoking outside a church at 8:00 PM on a random Tuesday are doing? Chances are they’re about to step into a meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and . . . do what exactly? Despite…

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10 Shocking Facts About The Rajneesh Movement

The Rajneesh movement made its way to Oregon in 1981 and was led by Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh. The religious cult made national news after engaging in immigration fraud, busing homeless people to their commune, and…

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10 Bizarre Secrets Behind America’s National Treasures

Growing up in the United States, you learn about all the big, quintessentially “American” sites and structures from a very early age. You’re told that they are important and given a vague explanation of why….

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10 Houses Of Horror So Disturbing They Were Demolished

There are some houses that if the walls could speak, they would likely scream in horror. When a home becomes part of a serious murder investigation, it’s often not long before the murder memorabilia hunters…

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10 Offbeat Stories You Might Have Missed This Week (7/21/18)

With another week in the history books, it is time to take a look at some of the more interesting stories that made the headlines. Click here if you want to read about the major…

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10 Men Suspected Of Being Jack The Ripper (Who Probably Weren’t)

Since the first Whitechapel murder 130 years ago, the world has been captivated by the idea of unmasking the monster that is Jack the Ripper. His grisly crimes shocked and disgusted across the globe with…

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10 Unusual Ancient Burials – Listverse

Burying people has been a common way of dealing with the dead across the world and throughout history. However, there is much variety within burials. Social, religious, and cultural norms often decide how individuals are…

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