Latest Unexplained Stories

2008-08-17 18:00:51

HOSPITALS can expect a rise in the number of patients admitted with suspected strokes tonight - because it's a full moon. Researchers at Glasgow University said the number of people having the symptoms without actually suffering a stroke peaks with the lunar cycle.

2008-05-14 12:55:49

Leaving infants less that one month old in a sitting position for a long period of time may place them at an increased risk for sudden infant death, according to Dr. Aurore Cote.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.