What intriguing mysteries does humanity’s past hide? Puzzling archaeological discoveries and unanswered questions in world history to ponder about.

This Prehistoric Underground Temple Hides the Mystery of Elongated Skulls

The only known prehistoric underground temple worldwide is located in Malta. Dating back to 5.000 B.C, "Hypogeum of Hal Saflieni" or simply "Hypogeum", from the Greek word hypo (under) and gaia (mother earth) is an underground construction, which consists of interconnecting chambers in three levels. Hypogeum, carved into 2.000 tons…

5 Incredible Discoveries That Science Can’t Explain
Image by Tilemahos Efthimiadis from Athens, Greece / CC BY

5 Incredible Discoveries That Science Can’t Explain

Much of our history has been lost through translation and lack of documentation. It can be because we take it for granted that the methods we've learned and the skills we use every day will always be commonplace and able to be handed down. Or, records of our creations and…

Mysteries of the World War II: Why Hitler Didn’t Destroy the British at Dunkirk

On May 24, 1940, the Germans had the opportunity to annihilate the British Expeditionary Force in France, the 1st French Army and the Belgian army at Dunkirk. If they had done so, there would be no more World War II, as England would have been left defenseless and easy to invade…

5 Fantastic Ancient Inventions Lost in the Mist of Time

We always think that technology is now at its highest peak and advancing rapidly, because the research restrictions that plagued it in the past, have been lifted. Yet, we constantly discover inventions of as far back as the ancient times that puzzle us, not only because we cannot understand how…

6 Forgotten Inventors Whose Inventions Changed the World

Everyone uses every day a number of appliances that have made their life a lot easier. In fact, many of us would not function without them. While we remember and acknowledge the big names of science (Einstein, Maxwell, Faraday, Heisenberg), they actually did not affect our lives in the same way,…