Category: Hoaxes

The Mystery Of The Persian Princess

While conducting a murder investigation, Pakistani authorities questioned a man named Ali Akbar, who had made a videotape showcasing that he had a mummy on sale for 600 million rupee ($11 million). On October 19, 2000, the mummy was located…
Biggest Historical Hoaxes Of All Time

Crop Circles Whenever a mysterious crop circle would appear in large fields in Great Britain, extra-terrestrial enthusiasts across the country would go wild with curiosity. With claims of them being messages from aliens, which were widely disputed, in 1991 two…
The Lolladoff Plate Mystery

The Lolladoff Plate – Ancient Alien evidence or a hoax? It seems that Egypt is not the only place that has been visited by Aliens in ancient times. This plate called ‘The Lolladoff plate’ is a 12,000 year old stone…
Han van Meegeren’s Vermeer Forgeries

  This lie re­sulted from a classic case of wanting to please the critics. Han van Meegeren was an artist who felt underappreciated and thought he could trick art experts into admitting his genius.   In the early 20th century,…
Alien x-Wing craft recovered during ww2

This recently discovered picture from ww2 shows american naval marines recovering a crashed alien craft. The picture, which was found during a recent clear out of archived files and photographs at Johnston Atoll. Johnston Atoll was a  U.S. Navy base is…
Feejee Mermaid – Hoax?

Another famous hoax! – This time a mermaid The Feejee Mermaid was presented as a mummified body of something, supposedly a creature that was half mammal and half fish (like a grotesque version of normal mermaid stories).  The original exhibit…
Famous Hoaxes – The Turk chess machine

The Turk The Turk was a fake chess-playing machine constructed in 1770. The elaborate machine was designed to look like a Turkish-dressed robot that could defeat even the best human chess players. The Turk toured the world for nearly 84…
Famous hoax or real? – Alien Autopsy

Alien autopsy In the 1990s, a short film surfaced that purported to be real footage of an alien autopsy performed on an extraterrestrial being that crash landed in Roswell, N.M., in 1947. The film was sold to television networks and…
Famous Hoaxes – Clever Hans

The horse that could add and read!   Clever Hans was a remarkable horse capable of complex intellectual tasks such as arithmetic, reading, spelling, telling time and even understanding the German language — or at least he had everyone believing…