The Strange Tale of the Unexplained Metal Orb What is this strange orb found by a group of people along the banks of the Colorado river south of Brownwood? A piece of the Soyuz spacecraft? Debris from a satellite? A nuclear trigger device like those used for dirty bombs? There's a great deal of speculation. An industrial Xray even makes the object more of a mystery. There is a web site dedicated to the strange orb, with a number of reasonably good gues
Mokele-mbembe. According to some, dinosaurs still walk among us. One of the more famous of these leftovers from the days of yore is the Mokele-mbembe. According to Congo tradition, this creature is a herbivore, living in the rivers and lakes of the Congo River Basin. There have been many, many expeditions to the area, with sightings happening during the vast majority of them. Elephant? Maybe. Dinosaur? Perhaps. But this is definitely under the sphere of cryptozoology.
La Llorona means "the weeping woman." This legendary ghost of New Mexico was once a beautiful woman named Maria. She rejected most of her suitors, and married the most handsome young ranchero around. They were happy together for a time, and she bore two sons. But the handsome husband grew bored and turned to other women and ignored Maria. He even preferred the company of his sons over her, which drove her to a jealous rage one night and she threw the two boys in the Santa Fe River and they drow…
In a series of caves near Tibet there lies some strange and mysterious artifacts among the graves of creatures belonging to the humanoid race, the Dropa. Many feel these artifacts tell a tale of aliens crashing in the Himalayas and then dying.
A strange pharaoh - This statue of the pre-dynastic period may be the first known depiction of a pharaoh. At the time of Nagada (the name of a discovery at the site of Upper Egypt), around 4000 BC. This statue was found in Gebelein, south of Luxor.
The mysterious Voynich Manuscript has recently been undergoing scientific testing to determine when it was written. The author of the manuscript wrote it in a language that no one has been able to decipher, has flora and fauna that no-one can really seem to identify in it, Astrological maps and even strange pharmaceutical entries.
The Oregon Vortex (Though it's only 100 feet in diameter, the Oregon Vortex is apparently very scary. Animals refuse to enter it, and people who go inside report seeing very strange things.)