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    The Secret History Behind Steller’s Sea Ape

    During the grueling Great Northern Expedition, naturalist Georg Wilhem Steller came face-to-face with one of the sea's most mysterious creatures. Or did he?

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    Mercy Brown and the Great Vampire Panic of 1892

    In 1892, Mercy Brown died of consumption. But townspeople had a more sinister explanation for her death.

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    Cloven-Hoof Cryptids: Legend of the Maryland Goatman and the Pope Lick Monster

    The two most famous goat-like cryptids cause havoc in their respective American hometowns.

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    The Chilling True Story Behind the Pied Piper of Hamelin

    Could the legend of the Pied Piper hint at a real tragedy that befell the town of Hamelin more than 700 years ago?

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    Fangs, fins, and feathers: We want it all.

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    Skinwalker Ranch: Utah’s Hotbed of Paranormal Activity

    This lonely ranch in Utah is haunted by ghostly voices, strange sightings, and UFO encounters.

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    These gorgeous lands look straight out of a mystical, mythical world.

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