The search for Amelia Earhart was driven by radio distress calls that were later dismissed as hoaxes. Now it seems Earhart and her navigator lived for some time on the island where their plane crashed. They used the plane’s radio … Read More
John Ronson of The Guardian goes looking for Rebecca Coriam, who was lost from a Disney cruise ship off the coast of Mexico. Rebecca hasn’t been the only one. In fact, 171 people have disappeared from cruise ships since 2000. … Read More
I ran across this odd dam and covered channel on Oatka Creek in Wheatland Center. If anyone knows what the background to this is, I’d appreciate hearing about it.
Put your answers in the comments.
If you were a boy in the first half of the twentieth century, you either read or heard about the Hardy Boys. The original Hardy Boys were a series of over 50 novels starring two brothers who solved seemingly impossible … Read More
In May of 2003 two men got into a 727 jetliner at Angola’s airport which then took off without any contact with the tower. Although one was a licensed pilot, neither were trained to fly a 727. Shortly after takeoff … Read More
Mystery Object Originally uploaded by tommasz Does anyone know what this object might be? It’s along the railroad tracks near Rockwood Street. I’d guess it’s about 5 feet high or so, if that helps.
3/18/2010 Mystery Photo Originally uploaded by tommasz Can you guess what this is?