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10 Fascinating Things You Should Know About The Hittite Warriors

The Hittites originating from Anatolia (corresponding to modern-day Turkey), carved out an empire (from circa 15th-13th century BC) that encompassed …

Ancient History

10 Misconceptions About Famous Historical Wars And Armies

Wars and the armies that fight them are one of the most fascinating subjects to the human race. Conquest has shaped and reshaped the globe many …

World History

10 Ways The Historical King Arthur Was Nothing Like The Legend

The legendary King Arthur—Britain’s great king who fought dragons and fairy queens alongside the magician Merlin—is so clouded in myth and fantasy …

World History

DNA Sequencing Solves The 4,000-Year Old Mystery Of The ‘Two Brothers’ Egyptian Mummies

The Two Brothers Egyptian mummies (dated from circa 1880 BC) exhibited at the Manchester Museum are considered among the oldest and best-known of all …

Archaeology

10 Historical Events With Hilarious Forgotten Details

History can be a hard sell. There are a lot of dates to memorize, and it wasn’t all as edge-of-your-seat exciting as Hollywood has led us to believe. …

History

3 Bizarre Theories About Aliens

There’s a lot we don’t know about the universe around us, which has given us quite a bit of room for speculation. The field of extraterrestrial …

Barack Obama

4 Strangest Descriptions of Aliens

We’re all familiar with Greys and Little Green Men, pop culture’s go-to image of extraterrestrial life. However, some folks have come out of the wood …

10 Bizarre Theories From The Father Of The Real-Life ‘X-Files’

Charles Hoy Fort would eventually give his name to the Fortean Society, making him the rather reluctant founder of modern-day paranormal studies and …

10 UFO Sightings That Predate The 1900s

here’s no doubt that the modern UFO phenomenon took hold of society following the Roswell incident of 1947. History, however, is riddled with strange …

4 Truly Bizarre UFO Sightings

By their nature UFO sightings are strange affairs, but the following four stories contain elements that make them truly bizarre, even in their …

Paranormal

10 Haunting Unsolved Mass Murders

There aren’t very many unsolved mass murders, because most of the time the perpetrator either commits suicide or is unable to escape at the end of …

Crime

10 Creepy Stories Of Alleged Alien Encounters

Before we begin, it’s important to note that we aren’t taking any stance on the truthfulness of these stories. Some are more fantastic than others, …

10 Horrifying Legends From Latin America

Myths and legends are mirrors of the culture that created them. They reflect the fears, hopes, dreams, and nightmares of people. They exist to teach …

South America

10 Monsters From Mythology You Do Not Want To Meet

Mythology is filled to the brim with monsters, and monsters have been a part of human culture since our earliest days. Alas, nowadays we have …

Roam

5 Signs You’re Getting Fitter—Even If the Scale Hasn't Budged

<i>This article originally appeared on Health. For more stories like it, visit health.com.</i><p>You’ve been doing everything right: loading up on greens, …

Fitness

This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Crash Diet

We've all been there. We've all needed to squeeze into a dress for a wedding or wanted to drop a dress size before a beach holiday and thought about …

Fitness

4 Carbs Everyone Should Stop Eating, According To Experts

Say the word “carbs” to anyone trying to lose weight and she’ll launch into a tirade about how she had to give them up. It’s true, but not all carbs …

Nutrition

Manchester attack 'could have been stopped'

<b>The Manchester Arena bomber had been a "subject of interest" and opportunities to stop him were missed, a review says.</b><p>Its author, David Anderson QC, said it was conceivable Salman Abedi's attack, which killed 22 people, could have been avoided had "cards fallen differently".<p>But he said it was …

Turkey joins US allies in warning Trump not to recognize Jerusalem

<b>(CNN) —</b> Turkey has joined a growing chorus of key US allies in warning President Donald Trump about the perils of recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, describing it as a "fatal mistake" that would spark fresh conflict in the Middle East.<p>Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday …

CNN