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?

Gnomes

The idea of gnomes began with a type of earth elemental that appeared in 16th century alchemical theory, but modern sightings and even video footage have also emerged

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 Sloth Bear of Mysore

A hyper-aggressive sloth bear was responsible for over a dozen deaths and many more maulings in 1950s India

An Exorcism in Colne

The ghost of a young woman murdered by her lover was eventually exorcised by a Catholic priest

The Beast of Green Drive

In 2005, multiple witnesses described spotting a strange creature in the leafy suburbs of a Lancashire town