In December 2008, Chinese archaeologists allegedly removed the opening of a giant coffin within what was believed to be an undisturbed, 400-year old Si Qing tomb in Shangsi County. As they removed the soil around the coffin, however, they were shocked and amazed to find this: A small piece of metal shaped like a watch, with the time frozen at 10:06. “Swiss” was engraved on the back.
Cherokee do not look much like other tribes of Indians, one of the myths of our name is that the word Cherokee means Those who came from far away, as the other Indians thought that we came from the sky.
Mysterious sliding rocks on dry lake bed in Death Valley National Park. The rocks, some weighing hundreds of pounds, slide across the sediment, leaving furrows in their wakes. One of the hottest temperatures on earth was recorded in 1913, in Death Valley National Park, at 134 degrees.
Mount Everest is a dangerous and inhospitable place; At 26,000 feet climbers enter "The Death Zone" where the air is so thin that climbers literally start to slowly die. Over 200 climbers who ascended Mount Everest never came down and some of their bodies have been lying on the mountain for over fifty years. Due to the environment, it is next to impossible to recover these bodies.