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10 of the World’s Weirdest Snakes

There's no doubt about it, there are some weird animals out there! In today's article, we take a look at 10 of the strangest slithering reptiles we call snakes. Be warned, this one is not for the squeamish! From the spiky snake to the hairy ...

Griselda Blanco – The Godmother of Cocaine

In today's article, we tell the story of the queen of drug smuggling. The woman who inspired Pablo Escobar and drove the Medellin Cartel to its bloodthirsty heights. You may have been gripped recently by the Netflix drama on the life of Pablo ...

Rob Hall – Life & Death on Everest

The 2015 film, 'Everest', captures the staggering boldness of Rob Hall. His jaw-dropping five-time summit of Everest was already a record-breaking achievement, but when he attempted to reach the peak of the world's biggest mountain for the sixth ...

What Happened to Sheriff Buford Pusser?

We tell the story of the famous Buford Pusser. Find out what fuelled this intriguing story of murder and revenge. When you are famed for your war on crime, what do you do when the crime is murder and the victim is your wife? This is the ...

The Most Decorated Soldiers in History 

We recount the daring tales of the bravest soldiers ever. Read about the most daring soldiers of WW1, WW2, The Vietnam War, and also those currently serving. Whether it is America or Britain, World War One, Two or anything that's come ...

Richard Lee McNair: The Escape Artist

If you enjoy nothing better than indulging in movies like 'The Great Escape', 'The Shawshank Redemption' or a box set of '24', then this outrageous tale of the world’s greatest real-life escape artist, is the perfect story for you. Read on to find ...

What Happened to Pablo Escobar’s Wife?

The hit Netflix TV show 'Narcos' has made Pablo Escobar a household name once again. But, what ever happened to his loyal wife? Today we learn about the little known Maria Victoria Escobar. You would be forgiven for thinking you were ...

The World’s 12 Weirdest Birds

Today we list the 12 oddest birds in the world. There's ugly, beautiful, unusual, and just plain weird!  Graceful, elegant and shy, who can resist a beautiful bird? Have you seen or even heard of the Christmas Frigate, Philippine Eagle, or ...

What is the Fastest Animal in the World?

In today's article we look at speed. Which is the fastest animal of all? Well you might be surprised actually. It is impossible not to be impressed by speed. Speed keeps you one step ahead of everyone else, and in the animal kingdom, this ...

Why did Japan Attack Pearl Harbor?

We discuss the events that led to the infamous Battle of Pearl Harbor, the event itself, and the aftermath. On December 8, 1941, US President Franklin D. Roosevelt addressed the US Congress. He cited December 7, 1941, the date that Japan ...