The Crew of the Mary Celeste

One of history’s most notorious ‘ghost ships’, what caused the crew of the Mary Celeste to abandon their largely undamaged ship and disappear?

Black-Eyed Children

Described as resembling children but with coal-black eyes, these beings are described as intent on tricking their way into homes or cars

The Axeman of New Orleans

A mysterious serial killer with a strange penchant for jazz terrorised the city of New Orleans for over a year

The Dancing Plague

In 16th Century France, as many as 400 people were infected by a strange contagion that caused them to dance for days on end