A Moment in History: The Ghost Army that Scared the Nazis!
In 1944, at the height of WWII, the Americans introduced a new unit to the battlefield – the 23 rd Headquarters Special Troops, also known as the “Ghost Army”. The 23 rd was comprised of 1,100 men, whose sole purpose was to deceive Axis commanders.
What a Modern Ghost Town Looks Like!
In general, ghost towns are normally old towns and cities that were emptied because of natural or human-caused disasters or failed economic activity. But how come that a new-brand city became a ghost town? You’ll see it after the jump.
Has Anyone Ever Truly Seen a Ghost?
48% of Americans claim they believe in ghosts and about a quarter say they’ve actually seen one. Whether you’re one of them or a firm non-believer in paranormal activity, we’re all a bit curious to find out if there is any actual proof of the existence of ghosts.
This Has Got to Be One of the Eeriest Ghost Ship Stories
Maritime lore abounds with stories of ghost ships. And while a number of tales have been passed on through generations, one of the eeriest stories has to be the mystery of the Octavius. The story commences in 1761 with the Octavius docked in the port of London to transport cargo to China.
Only One Car Was Ever Named 'The Ghost'. This is Why...
This may look like some modern re-creation, but this one of a kind transparent Plexiglas Pontiac 'ghost car' model was created in 1939 and shown at that year's World's Fair in New York. It was built on the chassis of a 1939 Pontiac Deluxe Six in cooperation with a Plexiglas company.
Incredible Nature! Watch the Super Rare Ghost Shark Swim
Nature has many beautiful oddities, but few are stranger or more fascinating than this stunning creature, a 300 million-year-old species called the Ghost shark.
Dare You Enter 7 of the USA's Most Haunted Houses?
The ghosts of all the former owners are believed to haunt the mansion. Legend has it that it’s part of a Native American curse, while some folks believe that it is due to it formerly being an old stop on the infamous Underground Railroad. [related_articles] 3.
You’ll Run Like Crazy From These Halloween Decorations
( hauteresidence.com ) 20 Out-of-this-World Halloween Decorations You’ll Love art, house, creative, halloween, decorations, ghosts, walking dead, jack o lanterns These house owners embody the true Halloween spirit with these absolutely fantastic and super realistic Halloween decorations
These Haunted Homemade Decorations Will Be a Halloween Hit
Choose the shapes you want, from bats, spiders, and jack-o-lanterns to ghosts, witches, candy, and black cats. Cut out the shapes first on felt, fabric or paper. Then create identical cardboard cut-outs to stick underneath the original.
Would You Dare Visit These Haunted Ancient Sites?
Listening to stories of ghosts inhabiting ancient castles and manors can be quite fascinating. But what if those stories had some truth in them? For example, did you know that the ancient ruins of Petra are rumored to be haunted?
The Empty Car Drive Through Prank!
Some people come up with the silliest pranks, but what do we care, we're the ones who get to laugh out loud at the bewilderment of these drive through workers, as a car driven by a ghost goes to collect its order... The Empty Car Drive Through Prank!
25 DIY Halloween Decoration We Really Loved This Year
Glowing ghost milk jugs Source 7. Frankenstein door Source 8. Mummy and Jack-O-Lantern jars Source 9. Spider plate Source 10. Wicked witch table Source 11. Toilet roll bats Source 12. Graveyard walkway Source 13. Creepy crawly centerpiece Source 14. Haunted family pictures Source 15.
All Aboard the Mystery Train!
In this creative and beautiful new photo series, named “The Canadian: Ghost Train Crossing Canada”, photographer Jeff Friesen travels across Canada, taking photos of the surrounding landscape, in which he artfully places this little vintage toy train to make it look like part of the picture.
Spooktober: The Haunted Girl Prank!
Today, we have a very scary, yet harmless prank that plays upon our fears of ghosts or little possessed children (I blame movies). It's a hilarious video, and even the spooked usually laugh in the end!
A Wild Horse Recognizes His Sweetheart After 2 Years Apart
Pheonix's girlfriend was nicknamed ghost by his owners because they spent so much time looking for her but in vain. After all this time, Phoenix and Ghost were finally able to reconnect - completely by chance. Take a look at this heartwarming encounter.
Did You Know the Dark Stories of These Popular Landmarks?
However, it appears that ghost stories are not restricted to dark tourism spots at all. This article uncovers the eerie histories of 8 popular tourist spots around the world, which have eerie histories, reports of ghost sightings, and other supernatural activity. 1.
10 New English Terms That Are Actually Useful to Know
Ghost Have you noticed that people seem to use the word ghost as a verb these days? It has nothing to do with the paranormal, but it's arguably just as annoying as a poltergeist. When you ghost someone, you're not answering messages or calls from a certain person all of a sudden.
Spooky! Science Can't Explain These 8 Phenomena
Here are some of the most common inexplicable phenomena - from ghosts to man-like beasts, to unexplained feats of the mind itself. How much of this is real? We'll let you decide. 1.
This Brave Soul Spent Over 40 Years Alone in the Woods
For over 40 years, one brave soul has been living in a tiny cabin in Gothic, Colorado, which is a ghost town that's been abandoned for almost a hundred years.
The 2,500-Year-Old Etruscan Citadel That's Crumbling Away
Through the course of the 20 th -century, the town’s population has dwindled, with few residents left, making it, for all intents and purposes - a ghost town. Click on images to enlarge Despite its stunning views and robust medieval masonry, the town’s location has proved to be its undoing.
The Scariest Prank You've Ever Seen!
funny, video, prank, hilarious, child, scary, brazil, elevator, ghost WARNING: This next prank, performed by a Brazilian prank show, is NOT for the feint of hearts! It is perhaps the most terrifying prank we've ever seen,, and so this one is for adults only, to proceed with care, if you dare...
Bask in the Glory of Mother Nature
Oregon's Neskowin Ghost Forest.
The Adventures of John & Wolf in the American Wilderness
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This Adrenaline-Fueled Car Chase is Not What You'd Expect
The hosts of the BBC car show “Top Gear”, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May decided to test the new luxurious Rolls-Royce Ghost versus the Mercedes S65 AMG. The location was Albania, and the concept was to see how good the cars are as getaway cars.