Legend
A legend (Latin, legenda, "things to be read") is a narrative of human actions that are perceived both by teller and listeners to take place within human history and to possess certain qualities that ...
G.F. Händel - Scherza, infida - Philippe Jaroussky - countertenor
8 January 1735 Ariodante was performed in Haymarket Theatre in London. Carestini sang the title role, and was rewarded with a succession of glorious arias. The battle between Carestini and Farinelli...
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BREAKING: Atlantis Discovered in Southern Spain
A team of historians claim that they have discovered the location of the lost city of Atlantis, this time in southern Spain. The ancient ruins including a huge harbour wall have been known to archaeo...
University Lecturer Finds Population Of Fairies?
We Are Also On Steemit: https://steemit.com/@mysteryhistory Mr John Hyatt, Director for Research and Innovation in Art and Design, at Manchester Metropolitan University, has took the plunge regar...
Construction workers shocked to discover a centuries-old Mummy in China
Construction workers shocked to discover a centuries-old Mummy in China Construction workers in China were shocked to discover a centuries-old coffin containing an extremely well-preserved male corps...
Kuwaiti preacher, ISIS call for demolition of Egypt'€s Sphinx, pyramids
An Islamist preacher from Kuwait has called to destroy Egypt's Sphinx and pyramids, stating it is time for Muslims to erase the pharaohs' heritage. The alleged call comes as Islamic State jihadists ra...
NEW!! Secrets of Egypt Bewilder Scientist!tombs
Secrets of the Egypt Bewilder Scientist! When it comes to ancient Egypt nothing is more highly debated than the age of the Sphinx!
Don't shove him off, that guy deserves to...
Don't shove him off, that guy deserves to live! Credit: storyful
King Tut's dagger blade was made from a meteorite
King Tut's dagger blade was made from a meteorite.
Tsuchinoko
The Tsuchinoko is a well known Japanese cryptid, it's a kind of snake although not quite as impressive as other elusive creatures found in Japanese mythology. According to the legend, the Tsuchinoko.....
Missing Link Found? Mummified Body With Uncanny Features Could be First REAL Evidence of Evolved Alien Species
A mysterious mummy with uncanny features was dug up from a tunnel in the desolate region of Nazca, Peru. Researchers believe it could be of an alien species
Genetics Shows Ancient Egyptian Kings Weren't African
The first ever genetic analysis of mummies found that ancient Egyptian kings were more closely related to West Asians than Africans, according to a study
St. Valentine Beheaded-Feb 14, 278AD
Under the rule of Claudius the Cruel, Rome was involved in many unpopular and bloody campaigns. The emperor had to maintain a strong army, but was having a difficult time getting soldiers to join his ...
New Super-Earth May Be Best Yet for Finding Signs of Life
The potentially habitable world is close enough that existing telescopes could look for an atmosphere and sniff for traces of extraterrestrials.
The Gateway of India Mumbai, Location, History, Attractions, Images
The Gateway of India is one of the most visited tourist place in Mumbai. It is a great monument of India. Read details guide before visiting.
Atlantis
Atlantis (Ancient Greek: Ἀτλαντὶς νῆσος, "island of Atlas") is a fictional island mentioned within an allegory on the hubris of nations in Plato's works Timaeus and Critias, where it represents t...
Avalon
Avalon (/ˈævəˌlɒn/; Welsh: Ynys Afallon; probably from afal, meaning "apple") is a legendary island featured in the Arthurian legend. It first appears in Geoffrey of Monmouth's 1136 pseudohistoric...
Seven Cities of Gold (myth)
The Seven Cities of Gold is a myth that led to several expeditions by adventurers and conquistadors in the 16th century. It is also featured in several works of popular culture.
In the 16th centur...
Gordian Knot
The Gordian Knot is a legend of Phrygian Gordium associated with Alexander the Great. It is often used as a metaphor for an intractable problem (disentangling an "impossible" knot) solved easily by ch...
Holy Grail
The Holy Grail is a dish, plate, stone, or cup that is part of an important theme of Arthurian literature. A grail, wondrous but not explicitly holy, first appears in Perceval le Gallois, an unfinishe...
King Arthur
King Arthur is a legendary British leader of the late 5th and early 6th centuries, who, according to medieval histories and romances, led the defence of Britain against Saxon invaders in the early 6th...
Lemuria
Lemuria may refer to:
Mu (lost continent)
Mu is the name of a suggested lost continent whose concept and name were proposed by 19th-century traveler and writer Augustus Le Plongeon, who claimed that several ancient civilizations, such as thos...
Urban legend
An urban legend, urban myth, urban tale, or contemporary legend, is a form of modern folklore consisting of stories that may or may not have been believed by their tellers to be true, and often posses...
Diddy Men
The Diddy Men are commonly believed to be a creation of the British comedian Ken Dodd. However, they have existed in local mythology for much longer and, along with the Treacle and Jam Butty Mines of ...
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Rainbow jersey
The rainbow jersey is the distinctive jersey worn by the reigning world champion in a bicycle racing discipline. The jersey is predominantly white with five horizontal bands in the UCI colours around ...
Ailill Olcháin
Ailill Olcháin (Olioll Olchain) is a legendary King of Ireland. He is the son of Sírna Sáeglach and father of Gíallchad. Although his father and his son are considered by medieval tradition to have b...