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25 Years After This Teen Disappeared, Tweets Have Appeared To Suggest She’s Speaking To The Public

It’s a September afternoon in Washington, and teenager Misty Copsey has caught the Twitter bug. Like any girl her age, she shares photographs of her life, showing off childhood haunts and snaps of her best friend. But Misty isn’t a normal social media-savvy teen – in fact, she’s been missing for 25 years. Misty was…

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In 1967 Stalin’s Daughter Defected To America. But 17 Years On She Had A Surprising Change Of Heart

Svetlana Iosifovna Stalina was born in February 1926, the only daughter of Russia’s communist dictator, Joseph Stalin. Her mother was Stalin’s second wife Nadezhda Alliluyeva, and Svetlana was their first child. Svetlana had a half-brother, Yakov, from Stalin’s first marriage, and a younger brother Vasiliy. Svetlana had a highly troubled life. Her woes started at…

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A 452-Year-Old Shipwreck Was Found Off The Florida Coast – And It’s Led To An International Feud

It was in 2016 that divers from Global Marine Exploration (GME), a private marine salvage outfit, came across some truly exciting – and potentially lucrative – finds off the coast of Florida. They’d discovered the remains of what they believed to be a 16th-century ship. But what the folks at GME didn’t know was that…

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When Experts X-Rayed This 16th-Century Painting, The Face Of An Infamous Queen Lay Hidden Beneath

Dr. Caroline Rae of London’s prestigious Courtauld Institute of Art was conducting research into a 16th-century portrait by Adrian Vanson. It was a painting of a notable Scottish figure, Lord Chancellor Sir John Maitland. One of the techniques Rae used involved advanced x-ray technology. And what she found under the painting of Maitland has astonished…