Throughout history, world leaders have sought out those that practice the occult, hoping to gain from their esoteric knowledge and in some cases, their alleged mystic power. Here are ten mystics, occultists, and so on who served the rich and powerful.
Dr John Ashdown-Hill claims tests done on remains believed to be the princes – known as the ‘bones in the urn’ – show they are unlikely to have any genetic link to the Plantagenet king.
Kids are adorable and curious and wonderful and exciting and any other wonderful adjective you could possible think of. They're also creepy as hell. Whether it's strange things they do in their sleep or strange things they do when their toddlers or, you know, everything they do as a teenage; kids
From ancient times to the present, mysterious ciphers and other esoteric texts have captivated the minds of historians, mathematicians and occultists alike.
The discovery was made in in Mexico's Yucatan peninsula. Some say unusual shape of these bells is created by wind blowing in caves, but exactly why remains a mystery.
A COUPLE are hoping their monster weed measuring nearly TEN FEET could be crowned the biggest in the world.
Research led by the Field Museum in Chicago, found 52 of 56 species of non-flying mammals living on Luzon Island in the Philippines can be found nowhere else in the world.
A luxury spa in Japan's Kagoshima Prefecture is offering a 'Pet Dog Exorcism Plan.' The ceremony (pictured) involves the pooch being spiritually cleansed by a Shinto priest.
But spectators have a chance to see the phenomenon once more on Tuesday evening
READY for the fright of your life? These are the terrifying sites that have tourists well and truly freaked out.
If you've ever wanted to see a chandelier made out of every bone in the human body, a chapel in the Czech Republic has you covered.
Clues to the treasure's whereabouts can be found in a cryptic poem written by the millionaire art dealer who buried it.
Have your pet feeling rejuvenated both physically and spiritually after a getaway in Japan.
Is the “death of winter” coming because of an unprecedented change in the earth’s jet stream? Some scientists and meteorologists seem to think so.
AT FIRST or even second glance he may not be a dead ringer for Elvis, but growing numbers of people are posting videos of him online, amid claims the long-held myth The King never actually died is true after all.
The final frontier is right here on Earth.
At least one worker is seriously ill at the US South Pole station, and because it is winter in Antarctica, it would be easier to reach the unidentified person if he or she were anywhere else on the planet—or even on the International Space Station.
Ethiopia's Danakil Depression has one of the most extreme climates found on Earth – yet even here, life has found a way
Costa Rica News – Google Maps picking up women in bikinis on a Costa Rica beach might be something that encourages people to take a trip down to the country. But if they happen to look like the woman in this picture, I do not know it it will encourage travel.
Hubert Airy’s drawings anticipated discoveries in neuroscience that were still decades in the future.