A mystery.. scary, intriguing and a perfect plot for a whodunit. These mysteries have had the most amazing genius minds run out of answers and explanations. A perfect alias for a hijack, a mastermind carrying out planned murders or disappearance of huge aircrafts! Everything under the proud noses of the most intelligent human forces. How? Why?
Well, here let me take you to the greatest unexplained mysteries of the world that remain unsolved. Scientists and researchers have come up with various plausible theories to explain them.
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Jack , the Ripper is the name given to a serial killer who murdered people brutally in Whitechapel district of London. Jack, viciously murdered 11 people, most of them were women prostitutes. It is often claimed that he used to rip out the internal organs of his victims, which meant that he had a good knowledge of surgery. The throats were ripped out and the sight of Jack's victims were difficult to see. The name was coined when a newspaper claimed to receive a letter from the killer himself in 1888. Some people believe that the letter was only a hoax.Till today, the man who is responsible is still a mystery.
A brunette in her young thirties was spotted taking photographs during John F Kennedy's Assassination. The lady in the scarf was called Babushka, because of the Russian scarf she wore. FBI humbly requested her to come forward during the investigation, but she never did. The photographs she took would have been a great help. It seems as if the Lady and her tape, all vanished from the face of the earth. She still remains a mystery.
D.B Cooper is the mysterious man who is supposedly responsible for the hijack Boeing 727 on November 27, 1971. He jumped from the plane with a parachute and $2,00,000. And so, neither the man nor the money has ever been found. In fact, the man to get on the flight used an alias- Dan Cooper, but due to errors in communication he became D.B Cooper! His true name, his whereabouts or any other information is unknown till date. The only picture of him, is the one made by FBI sketch artist; as perceived by the fellow passengers of the flight.
A loosely formed triangle, joining Miami, San Juan and Bermuda. These mysterious waters have been acclaimed to swallow many mighty ships, aircraft and everything that passes through it. Many people believe that these waters house an underwater alien species that swallow every thing that passes through it. Bearing in mind, the paranormal activities associated with the place; it is also called the Devil's Triangle.
The Zodiac killer was a serial Killer who murdered 4 men and 3 women in northern California. Some also come to say that there were as many as 30 victims but police records say otherwise. His name was coined because of the cryptograms he used at the end of his letters. In fact, out of four only one of his cryptograms has been successfully deciphered. The case of this man remains open till date in San Francisco Police Department; but whereabouts of this man are unknown.
In July of 1994, Waldemar Julsrud was crossing the Acambaro, Guanajuato, Mexico. Accidentally he stumbled upon these artifacts. He called a local peasant for help. His team of farmers discovered more than 32,000 ceramic models. They were of various species of dinosaur, Egyptian men, Sumerians, and bearded Caucasians. It was surprising because till this time, it was proved that men did not exist at the time of dinosaurs. The radio active dating of these artifacts does not confirm their age yet. They are one of the biggest controversies in the archaeological history.
Many discoveries have led to an effing load of Giant Bones and skulls all round the globe. All of them remain unexplained by modern sciences. One such discovery was made in Wisconsin. As many as 18 skeletons were discovered by the Peterson Brothers, on Lake Lawn farm in Southwest Wisconsin. The statues exhibited really freaky features. They were as long as 12 feet, having 6 fingers, thumbs and so much more. Since 1912, when they were discovered, they remain unexplained.
Mary Celeste is known as of the greatest maritime mystery of all time. This ship was discovered on September 5, 1872 in The Atlantic Ocean, completely abandoned, in good shape, no signs of robbery or disaster; but only a life boat and captain's logbook missing. The ship took off to make a full month journey to the Bay of Gibraltar; with Captain, his family and a crew of 7 men. The ship was equipped with food for 6 months. But, everyone went missing. The reasons as to why they left the boat remains a mystery. Furthermore this ship has earned the fame of being a ghost ship; because all her owners have somehow went mysteriously missing or have suffered serious losses or misery in different forms. So, is she cursed? What happened to the Family? I leave it for you to wonder...
Voynich Manuscript has been carbon dated to 15th century. The pages are made of vellum and the book is adorned with an unknown hand written text and paintings. These paintings of plants have not been known to resemble any of the known species. The writing is alien to any other prevalent written text. Could it be a book recounting the plants at that time or the plants of the near future? Is it a big book of mystery or just something useless? I leave it to your imagination!
This large 80 ton stone was discovered in New Mexico. It is a large flat boulder on which truncated inscriptions of Hebrew language were found. Some say that the inscriptions are Pre-Colombian and rule out all possibilities of it to be authentic. The stone being so heavy was never taken into a museum for safekeeping or further research. And so it remains unexplained till date.
Dropa stones were discovered when the abandoned place of Baian-Kara-Ula was being surveyed. In the mountainous terrains of the place were some huge caves. The insides of the cave were inscribed with drawings of men who had huge skulls and barley looked human. Later discovered graves confirmed the authenticity of the different looking men. Also, their graves were found to have a few stone disks(The Dropa Stones). Each disk was 1 feet in diameter and had circular rings carved on it. On these rings were some writing. After many discussions, archaeologist Tsum Um Nui came up with a theory, that an alien spaceship must have crashed in the area. Their inability to repair it, led them to adjust with the lifestyle on earth. They were hunted down by the local human tribes and thus none remained. In all, 712 Dropa stones found, kept in various museums. They have been disappearing over the period of time. These disappearances remain unexplained.
In the year 1898 a Swedish-American Farmer discovered a huge rock attached to the roots of a tree in his backyard. And since then a professor from Wisconsin University, Prof. Hjalmer R. Holand was determined to decipher the meaning of the signs. After 10 years of hard work he said that the writing describes an expedition of Vikings in America during 12th century. This is infact, 130 years BEFORE Christopher Columbus, found America. And so to check it's authenticity, many investigations were carried out. Because if in any case Runestone legend is true, it would create an upheaval in the Country, the history shall be re-written.
On the strange night on February 2013, Elisa Lam disappeared from Cecil Hotel, Vancouver, Canada. A few days later, the hotel guests started to complain about the foul smelling water, with weird taste and color. On surveying the rooftop tanks, Elisa was found dead in one of the tanks. The investigation then started. The hotel staff stumbled upon a video of Elisa in the lift. She behaved really strange in the 3 minute video, as if she was talking to someone. Minutes after she drowned herself in the tank. But, no one really knows what happened. Some say she was on drugs, though her blood was found pure. Some say she was suffering from a mental illness, but no solid proof. So, was she talking to someone? The Hotel itself has a really weird and scary history.