Category: People and Groups

People and Groups

Everyone reads the sensational magazine headlines while standing in the checkout line at the grocery store. There is something fascinating about other people’s inspirations, scandals, and mysteries, and the voyeurs in all of us love to take a little peek into the lives of others. In this section, you will be able to experience all of that as you read about noteworthy folks and groups of all types. Some of those people have done amazing and unusual things, while others have done ghastly acts. Go inside the most secret organizations, like scandalous The Hellfire Club of the 1700s. Find out what happened to some of the most intriguing disappearances of all time, such as that of Amelia Earhart. Enjoy real life spy stories. Discover strange facts about famous individuals or delve into the world of isolated native tribes, like those on North Sentinel Island. Travel the world of civilization and society as they pertain to humans from long ago or to those currently in the news. Venture into the category of people and groups, and learn their stories.

What Are the Traits of a Hero?

What Are the Traits of a Hero?

Heroism comes in many forms. But some people exhibit extreme bravery. What are the traits of a hero and do you possess those characteristics?

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North Sentinel Island: The Last Isolated Culture in the Andamans

North Sentinel Island is home to a pre-Neolithic tribe that is as vulnerable as they are mysterious. What we do know is that they are one of the oldest isolated cultures left in the world. They have not had any meaningful contact for up to 60,000 years and, unfortunately, their existence is ...

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The Pythia at Delphi

The Pythia at Delphi

Delphi became the center point to a mysterious female oracle called the Pythia. The Pythia answered questions with sacred knowledge from the god Apollo.

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The Wandering Leatherman

The Wandering Leatherman

Leatherman is surely one of the most mysterious men that has ever lived. Nobody knew who he was. He was only referred to by his rather unique appearance.

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Historic Mysteries