The Mystery of the Mary Celeste, aka the Ghost Ship

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On December 5th, 1872, a Canadian Brigantine—a two-masted sailing ship—called the Del Gratia was sailing 400 miles east of the Azores, an archipelago in the mid-Atlantic. Crew members noticed another ship, the Mary Celeste, drifting in the distance. Attempts were made to contact the ship, all of which failed. So the captain of the Del […]

Unsolved Mystery: The Lead Masks of Vintém Hill

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On August 20, 1966, a young boy was flying his kite on in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. His discovery would eventually become the Lead Masks of Vintém Hill mystery. He noticed what looked like two piles of clothes lying parallel to each other in a small depression on the hill. Upon further inspection, he […]

The Unsolved Mystery of the Deadly Circleville Letters

The Circleville Letters

Imagine the horror of having your deepest secrets revealed: the realization that your privacy has been violated by an unknown force. From 1976 to 1994, inhabitants of Circleville, Ohio were terrorized by this very predicament, which became internationally known as the Circleville Letters. Throughout those 18 years, the anonymous Circleville Writer sent local residents a […]