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Željava Air Base – Europe’s largest abandoned underground military airbase.

Željava Air Base - Europe's Largest Abandoned Underground Military Airbase In the decade between 1991 and 2001, the Yugoslav state had undergone several ethnic wars...

The Toynbee tiles are messages of unknown origin with feature political statements.

These baffling, handmade tiles and plaques have been cropping up around the US and South America since the 1980s, and no one knows who...

The Bloop was a strange, extremely powerful signal remaining unknown.

The Bloop was a strange, extremely powerful low-frequency signal detected by the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in 1997. The sound varied...
Titanic II

Titanic II is set to sail in 2018, some interesting facts that you must...

On 30 April 2012, an Autralian billionaire named Clive Palmer announced a $500 million project for the construction of an ocean liner-named Titanic II–...
greek army

Greece Was the First Country During WWII to Defeat an Axis Power.

The Greek army, though outnumbered three to one, was able to force the fascist Italians into retreating, with only seventy-seven aircraft, up against Italy’s 463...

The 1883 eruption of Krakatoa, the most destructive volcanic events in history.

This huge eruption of Krakatoa in Indonesia was one of the most destructive volcanic events in history, killing 36,000 people. The volcano first erupted,...

India qualified for the 1950 World Cup, but they refused to go.

The history of the India national football team dates back to the 1930s. They have never played in the World Cup, although they qualified...

Queen of England once “terrorised” Saudi Arabia’s King by driving him around.

In the wake of the death of Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Friday, discussions and stories about the Saudi leader’s life and policies have dominated...

21 Pictures of Fukushima nuclear disaster taken five years later.

A nuclear disaster brings indescribable misery in its wake with many dead and survivors’ health permanently affected by nuclear radiation. It is such a...

In 1917, the harmful effects of radiation were still largely unknown.

In 1917, the harmful effects of radiation were still largely unknown, and radium was used as a glow-in-the-dark paint. The Radium Girls were watch-dial...
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