The 2002 Moscow Theatre Crisis

After Chechen separatists took the audience and cast of a Moscow theatre production hostage, Russian authorities used a tranquilizer gas to retake the theatre, with disastrous consequences

The Blue Hole

Why have up to 200 divers lost their lives at a popular dive site on the Red Sea?

The Mothman

A strange, winged humanoid seen multiple times in West Virginia, the ‘mothman’ was blamed by some for causing a deadly bridge collapse

The Great Molasses Flood

A ruptured tank released an eight foot wave of molasses, crushing buildings and vehicles and resulting in the death of 21 people