The Pirate Ching Shih

Today I found out about the prostitute that rose to command a huge armada that controlled the South Chinese Sea and the Guangdong province.While female pirates weren’t uncommon off the coast of Asia in the 18th and 19th centuries, one woman stood above them all.  Her birth name isn’t known, but this...

3-Year-Old Girl Wakes Up at Her Own Funeral

A 3-year-old girl was supposed to be buried last July 12 at 1:00pm when the child suddenly gained consciousness and rose from the coffin. The baby was presumed to be dead after 24 hours on Saturday, July 12, and as customary to their place, the family went to the church of Aurora, Zamboanga del Sur for the...

Saint Germain, the Immortal Count

Was Count St. Germain the real Doctor Who? Is it possible for a person to live forever? That is what some people are claiming about a historical figure known as Count de Saint-Germain. His origins are still unclear. Some records date his birth to the late 1600s, although some believe that his longevity...

The strange case of Rudolph Fentz

The story: In 1950, a man with mutton chop sideburns and Victorian-era duds popped up in Times Square. Witnesses said he looked startled, and then a minute later, he was hit by a car and killed. The officials at the morgue searched his body and found the following items in his pockets: A copper token for a...

Derinkuyu, Underground city

Derinkuyu Underground City Derinkuyu underground city There are so many underground cities at Cappadocia area of Turkey. Noone can know how many underground city there are. The biggest and deepest is Derinkuyu Underground City. There are eight floors and extend at a depth of approximately 85 m. The...

Hensel Twins

Abigail & Brittany Hensel For Patty and Mike, the initial shock was followed by acceptance and then absolute devotion. AT FIRST IT SEEMS two girls are galloping across the snow-dusted school yard. Then it appears there is only one. Two pink ski caps bob along, and two pretty, mirror-image faces –...

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