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How the Owner of the Greatest Mystery Bookstore Pulled the Genre Out of the Muck
"This is literature. It's not just puzzles, it's not just telling a nice story."
May 22, 2017
The Mysterious Death of the Namesake of the Douglas Fir
Was David Douglas trampled by a wild bull, or lured into a trap?
May 18, 2017
Devil's Hole Ruins
These beautiful ruins deep in the Pennsylvania woods are thought to have been a ski lodge or a speakeasy, but no one really knows.
Added by 57butler
A 17-Foot Python That Went Missing for 2 Weeks Has Mysteriously Returned Home
May 10, 2017
Bayer's Lake Mystery Walls
No one knows the origins of the mysterious stone ruins discovered on a hillside in Halifax.
Added by AaronNetsky
obscura day 2017
In Kansas City, One Stubborn Cave Won't Give Up Its Secrets
Is Roanoke Park Cave mysterious—or just boring?
May 05, 2017
Deep River, Connecticut
The Grave of XYZ
The mysterious headstone of an unidentified bank robber was seen visited, every year, by a woman in black.
Added by jmay1307
Tour Percée Double Arch
This stunning natural double arch, the largest in the Alps, went undiscovered until 2005.
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Found: Mystery Safe Unopened for 40 Years
Who leaves a mystery safe unopened??
April 28, 2017
The Mystery Boom and the Bachelor Party in Michigan
A lot of residents got spooked.
April 21, 2017
'Mi Sono Perso' ('I Am Lost')
An enigmatic modern marker left next to a historic Roman site.
Added by diffendale
Maggie Wall's Memorial
A mysterious monument where a woman who records say never existed was burnt alive for being a witch.
Added by hcw2rp
Naked Fountain Family
The nude sculpture on this fountain shocked conservative townsfolk when it was first unveiled, but not as much as the dead body found in it decades later.
Added by trykyla
Moncton Magnetic Hill
A mysterious spot where the laws of gravity seem not to apply.
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Listening to Icebergs' Loud and Mournful Breakup Songs
Scientists are just learning to decode the sounds of icebergs.
April 05, 2017
Great Orme Summit Complex UFO Room
An unexpectedly extraterrestrial room in a former Victorian resort club.
Added by wisewoman
Chasing McDonald's Pizza, Deep Into Ohio
Podcaster Brian Thompson's jokey search for a lost menu item has led him on some surprisingly serious adventures.
April 03, 2017
The Mysterious Carving at the Church Where JFK Got Married
It was uncovered during an organ restoration.
March 30, 2017
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