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A man pretended his wife was alive for a full month after her death. They are pictured here on day two.

Not sure the original caption is true but she does have a weird look to her eyes: Dad pretended that Mother was alive for a full month after her death. They are pictured here on day two. Mom still looks as pretty as ever.

Using one's own finger to replace their nose. ~ A facial reconstruction technique used during WWI & WWII. Caption reads: "Rhinoplasty. Loss of nose due to an injury, and replacement by a finger in 1880. Surgery by Dr. E. Hart, photo by OG Mason, both of Bellevue Hospital, NY." via Otis Historical Archives of the National Museum of Health and Medicine, in Washington DC on flickr.

A facial reconstruction technique used during WWI & WWII. Loss of nose due to an injury, and replacement by a finger in Surgery by Dr. Hart, photo by OG Mason, both of Bellevue Hospital, NY.

Simo Hayha....amazing story...

Funny pictures about The most badass sniper in history. Oh, and cool pics about The most badass sniper in history. Also, The most badass sniper in history.

Mel's Hole, Ellensburg, Washington. This nine-foot-wide bottomless hole on Mel Waters’s former property is awash in mystery. Waters reported sinking a fishing line some 15 miles into the pit in an attempt to find the bottom. He never found it. He also claimed the abyss would shoot black rays and could bring animals back to life; a neighbor tossed a dead dog into the hole only to have it return, alive, from out of the woods.

Mel Waters formerly lived nine miles outside Ellensburg, Washington, and claimed that he had found a geographical anomaly—basically, a bottomless pit. Supposedly, Waters determined that the hole went.

This metallic vase was dynamited out of solid rock in Dorchester, Massachusetts. The vase metal was composed of a zinc alloy and contained a considerable portion of silver. The chasing, carving and inlaying are exquisitely done by the art of some unknown craftsman. The vase was blown out of solid pudding stone from 15 feet below the surface. The estimated age of the stone was 100,000 years. After more than 150 years of investigation the artifact remains unidentified.

Warning: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander readers are warned that this article contains images of deceased persons and for the prudish there is some nudity.

"COVERT SCIENCE-EVERYTHING YOU KNOW IS WRONG-Something's going on underneath Guy, Arkansas. In September of 2012 this tiny community just north of Little Rock experienced nearly 500 earthquakes in just a few weeks’ time, including 15 quakes in one day. The U.S. Geological Service says the quakes are happening less than a mile below the town. A theory that a local gravel company’s operations were to blame was quickly disproved, leaving no explanation for the tremors. "Current…

"COVERT SCIENCE-EVERYTHING YOU KNOW IS WRONG-Something's going on underneath Guy, Arkansas. In September of 2012 this tiny community just north of Little Rock experienced nearly 500 earthquakes in just a few weeks’ time, including 15 quakes in one day. The U.S. Geological Service says the quakes are happening less than a mile below the town. A theory that a local gravel company’s operations were to blame was quickly disproved, leaving no explanation for the tremors. "Current…

The fatal impact impression of Zeppelin commander Oberleutnant-zur-See Werner Peterson who chose to jump to his death rather than burn up with his ship, the L 32, 1916.

The fatal impact impression of Zeppelin commander Oberleutnant-zur-See Werner Peterson who chose to jump to his death rather than burn up with his ship, 1916

Olive Oatman, first tattooed white woman in the U.S. She received her tattoos after being abducted by Indians.

Olive Oatman was the first white tattooed woman in the history of the United States. ~ Olive Oatman was 13 when she travelled from Illinois to California with her Mormon family.

An extremely rare photograph of President Abraham Lincoln taken during his brief yet memorable stint as a paranormal investigator and eliminator circa 1864.~ how cool is that??

An extremely rare photograph of President Abraham Lincoln taken during his brief yet memorable stint as a paranormal investigator and eliminator circa how cool is that? Paranormal investigator/ghostbuster, or Vampire Slayer?