MICHAEL TIERNAN

The Real Story Behind The Notorious Renaissance Queen Catherine de' Medici

Is Catherine’s reputation as “The Serpent Queen” warranted, or is there more to the story? ...

Famous Historical Figures With Darker 'Quirks' Than We Imagined

We idolize famous historical figures, sometimes overlooking their weirder, more unsavory qualities. ...

The Real William Wallace Was Very Different To The One In Braveheart

Mel Gibson’s Braveheart told the tale of William Wallace and his rebellion, but how accurate was it? ...

Eight Decades On, Lake Superior Explorers Find Vessel That Mysteriously Claimed Captain’s Life

Captain Frederick Burke made some catastrophic mistakes that led to the sinking of his vessel — but why? ...

The Unsettling History Behind The World's First Movie

Defined by great rivalry and a dark conspiracy, the early history of film is darker than you think. ...

The Most Ridiculous Events That Led To War

War was once famously described as the most serious of all crimes, but it can begin for the silliest of reaso ...

The Haunting Real-Life Story Behind Annabelle And ‘The Conjuring’

The true story behind movies The Conjuring and Annabelle is as disturbing as the fiction. ...

Amelia Earhart’s Plane Might Have Just Been Spotted 2,000 Miles Off Hawaii’s Coast

After nearly nine decades, are we finally on the cusp of finding out what really happened to Amelia Earhart? ...

Twins Forcibly Separated At Birth Are Reunited Thanks To TikTok

After being brought together by TikTok, two long-lost twins realized they had been part of a dark conspiracy. ...

La prueba de ADN finalmente resuelve el misterio de un caso sin resolver tras 52 años

Fueron necesarios más de 50 años, pero este caso de asesinato finalmente se resolvió gracias a gente común. ...