Weird & Unbelievable Facts

Most interesting facts about weird things and people. Unbelievable facts about usual things. Incredible phenomena and controversial theories.

5 Seemingly Modern Phenomena You Won’t Believe Are Actually Surprisingly Old

By | May 2nd, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , , |

Some modern phenomena, which seem to be a product of the 21st century, may not be as modern as you might think. ‘History repeats itself’ may be one of the most overused phrases you’ll ever hear – and rightly so. It’s amazing as to the extent that humanity repeatedly recycles the same concepts and ideas [...]

Ruts in Turkey’s Phrygian Valley Were Created by an Intelligent Race 12 Million Years Ago, Claims Geologist

By | April 13th, 2016|Categories: Extraterrestrials & UFOs, History & Archaeology, Uncommon Science, Unexplained Mysteries, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , , |

Could these mysterious ancient tracks in the Phrygian Valley of Turkey have been created by an intelligent race? A Russian geologist says yes. I want to believe, really I do, but there’s just so much doubt mixed in with the testimonies, the discoveries and the images. I get discouraged sometimes. It seems like the sheer [...]

Cosmic Wonders: 5 Weirdest Deep Space Objects

By | March 19th, 2016|Categories: Uncommon Science, Universe, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , |

The deep space is filled with cosmic wonders, many of which can't be explained. These wonders defy common logic and inspire scientists as they peer into the fathomless depths of space. 1. Bizarre Mass of Objects Orbiting Star A strange pattern of light found orbiting star KIC 8462852 Discovered in 2009 by the Kepler Space [...]

What Is Sleep Paralysis and What Causes This Bizarre Phenomenon?

By | March 3rd, 2016|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science, Unexplained Mysteries, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , |

What is sleep paralysis? Have you ever heard of this phenomenon? It's an incredibly uncomfortable experience of being unable to move but being conscious while trying to sleep. Sleep is often seen as something very simple - a person needs to sleep to recharge. We all sleep at some point, whether we want to or [...]

5 Facts about Cannabis That Will Make You Smarter

By | February 16th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Psychology & Health, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , , , , |

After several decades of being a taboo, the image of cannabis is finally being reconsidered. Using cannabis in a healthy way can provide you with mental and spiritual benefits. Of course, any misuse of the plant would be a loss of time. Let’s have a look at these five facts about cannabis that can make [...]

7 Unexplained Mysteries of Daily Life, Finally Explained

By | February 10th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science, Unexplained Mysteries, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , |

There are many mysteries that have stumped scientists for years. These include questions about dark matter, why humans need to sleep, the migrating patterns of animals, and the origin or human life (not a creationism vs. evolution question). These are matters that are fascinating, but best left up to scientists to explore. What about the [...]

10 People in My Head: the Curious Case of Billy Milligan

By | February 5th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , |

“By shutting out the real world, we can live peacefully in ours. We know that a world without pain is a world without feeling… But a world without feeling is a world without pain.” ~Daniel Keyes Do you know who you are? Who is the real you? What is your personality? And, what is more [...]

Top 5 Weirdest Christmas Traditions around the World

By | December 24th, 2015|Categories: Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: |

Christmas is mostly about celebrations, such as giving gifts, decorating the house or going to church. However, not everyone celebrates Christmas the same way. Let's take a look at some strange and bizarre Christmas traditions, unknown to most people around the world. 1. Decoration of banana and mango trees in India In India, Christmas is [...]

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