Here’s this week’s today in strangeness. Hope you enjoy!
Today in strangeness, The covert mind control program, MK-ULTRA was launched on this day in 1953, by CIA director Allen Dulles. The project ran at least until the late 60’s and notoriously tested drugs such as LSD on unwitting subjects.
‘Spectacular Celestial Event’ as Planets and Moon Line Up: https://www.coasttocoastam.com/article/spectacular-celestial-event-as-planets-and-moon-line-up/
Today in strangeness, On this day in 1894, Thomas Edison demonstrated the kinetoscope, a viewing device that was a precursor to the film projector. The 1999 Sydney Hailstorm turned out to be one of Australia’s costliest natural disasters, with 500,000 tons of hailstones, some as large as 3.5 inches in diameter, hitting New South Wales.
New ‘Oumuamua Origin Theory Offered: https://www.coasttocoastam.com/article/new-oumuamua-origin-theory-offered/
Today in strangeness, On this date in 1912, Albert Einstein referred to time as the 4th dimension, while the Titanic sank in the North Atlantic, after hitting an iceberg. The first Walk Across America Backwards took place on this day in 1931.
UFO Landing Caught on Film?: https://www.coasttocoastam.com/article/watch-ufo-landing-caught-on-film/
Today in strangeness, On this date in 1866, a leaking crate of nitroglycerin in San Francisco exploded, leveling a Wells Fargo office and all surrounding buildings. And on this day in 1943, Swiss chemist Albert Hoffman accidentally discovered the hallucinogenic effects of LSD.
Nessie Spotted on Webcam?: https://www.coasttocoastam.com/article/video-nessie-spotted-on-webcam/
Today in strangeness, According to the Daily Bleed, in Scotland on this date in the year 618 AD, 53 monks were burned alive by a gang of armed women seeking revenge for being cheated out of their pasture rights. On this day in 1970, the crew of Apollo 13 safely returned to Earth, in spite of a severe malfunction that occurred in their spacecraft on their way to the moon.
Aerial Photo Reveals Secret to Stonehenge Construction: https://www.coasttocoastam.com/article/unique-aerial-photo-reveals-secret-to-stonehenge-construction/
Today in strangeness, On this date in 1906, San Francisco was shaken by an earthquake measuring close to 8.0 on the Richter scale. City blocks crumbled, fires erupted, and when it was all over the quake had claimed hundreds of lives.
‘Werewolf’ Menaces Mexican Town: https://www.coasttocoastam.com/article/werewolf-menaces-mexican-town/