As covered in a previous article about number stations, there are an untold number of oddities to be encountered over the airwaves. Sometimes it can be a nonsensical combination of numbers and names like the station UVB-76, or a continuous broadcast of strange noise like the Backwards Music Station. One station, known by several names […]Read more "The Russian Woodpecker"
Everyone remembers certain classic video games that got their start in arcades, such as Pac-Man, Asteroids, Pong, or Galaxian. Some of these games are remembered for their uniqueness, some are remembered for their simplicity, and some are remembered for being the first of a particular genre. In recent years though, rumors have begun circulating around […]Read more "The Arcade Game Polybius"
The SR-71 Blackbird had been utilized by the United States from 1964 until its retirement in 1998. Aside from its duties as a spy plane and being able to do things such as take photographs of the Soviet Union, the SR-71 also set numerous speed records, such as its still-standing record of 2,193mph from 1976. […]Read more "SR-72, The Son Of Blackbird"
The Half-Life series is one of the more famous video game series, and helped put the developer Valve on the map. Valve has since done other very successful games such as Left 4 Dead, Portal and the recent Evolve, although Half-Life is the one most remembered for its characters and story. One character from Half-Life […]Read more "Who Or What Is The G-Man?"
The Vietnam War is one of America’s more infamous wars, due to its unpopularity on the home front and the fact that eventually the communist North Vietnam overtook the democracy in South Vietnam. As such, there are numerous things about the Vietnam War that stand out today, such as conspiracy theories and black operations, rumors […]Read more "Robert Garwood: Prisoner or Defector"
The videogame Destiny was released by Bungie (the company famous for games like Halo and Marathon) last year in 2014, and received mostly positive reviews for its gameplay and multiplayer. Destiny‘s story on the other hand suffered much more criticism than Bungie’s previous games which are usually famous for their in-depth plots, intricate settings and […]Read more "The Mystery Behind The Traveler In Destiny"
For thousands of years, sailors have reported seeing strange creatures while at sea. Sometimes, as in the case of the mythological Kraken, it is likely that the sightings were of actual creatures like the giant squid. There is one creature that was first described in the Hebrew Tanakh, which is also the Old Testament in […]Read more "Leviathan, the Biblical Sea Monster"