Phantoms of the Pony Express at Hollenberg Station - Hanover, Kansas The express riders would brave the weather, Indian attacks, and animal attacks to get the mail through to the west. Many never survived the trip. Some claim that these riders can still be seen and heard today along what was once The Oregon Trail near the only remaining Pony Express station that is still intact, The Hollenberg Station in Hanover, Kansas. Read the full story>>
Marie Skłodowska-Curie (11/07/1867 - 7/04/1934), often referred to as Marie Curie or Madame Curie, was a Polish physicist and chemist, working mainly in France, who is famous for her pioneering research on radioactivity. She was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the only woman to win in two fields, and the only person to win in multiple sciences. She was also the first female professor at the University of Paris (La Sorbonne).
1900s. She's so beautiful. How many unknown, unsung, women brought up others children aswell as their own throughout history. Sometimes in the most apalling situations with no rights & no pay etc or worse deemed only a "slave". #The case for humanity & the lack thereof
Quanah Parker. Comanche. ca. 1892. Qiana's Parker's mother was a captured white woman. Quanah's mother married his father. Sometime later the military took his mother back to a civilized location. Qiana's took his mothers last name. He was a ruthless leader of the Comanche.
In the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy, Babushka Lady is a nickname for an unknown woman who might have photographed the events that occurred in Dallas' Dealey Plaza at the time President John F. Kennedy was shot. Her nickname arose from the headscarf she wore similar to scarves worn by elderly Russian women.
Fossilized giant discovered 1895 by Mr. Dyer in County Antrim, Ireland. In the right photo (published by the British magazine "Strand") it is compared to a goods wagon. The main measures were: total height 12ft and 2 in (3.70 m), thoracic circumference 6ft and 6in (1.97 m), length of arms 4ft and 6in (1.37 m), weight 2 tons and 112 lbs (2050 Kg). The right foot had six fingers. After various legal debates to determine the ownership, nobody knows what happened to the giant and to his owners.
Tara Calico was last seen riding her neon Pink Huffy bicycle with Yellow control cables and sidewalls on her usual route along Highway 47 when she vanished. Tara's bicycle has never been recovered. Suspects: No known suspects, but witnesses do report seeing a dirty white or light gray colored 1953 Ford pick-up truck following her. On June 15, 1989, a Polaroid photo showing two bound and gagged teenagers was found in St. Joe, Florida. The photo was found near a conv...