Mysterious Photos That Still Don´t Have Any Explanation

This world is a mysterious place, I think we already know that. We humans think that we know everything about it but we know less of a one percent of what this world contains. There are forces, things, beings and events that escape our way of thinking, and that we can't explain. Here we gathered fifty photos that show how incredibly mysterious our world can be, and how even though we think we know it all, most of our world is beyond our comprehension and imagination.

You better prepare, because this list include scary things, from strange creatures to unexplained events, and you will need to look behind your back a few times while reading it.

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A MAN

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The family took this photo of this woman before taking her to a nursing home and they say that there were no man behind her. But if having a ghostly man in the photo wasn't enough, the woman claims that the man in the photo is her deceased husband.

THE GIRL IN THE FIRE

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A photographer took this photo during a house fire. When he developed the film, he saw the figure of a girl looking at him. She is in the middle of the flames but she doesn't look stressed.

THE HANGING GHOST

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There's not too much info about this family, and some say this photo is a hoax made a few years ago. It is still unexplained and is way too creepy.

CADBOROSAURUS

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In 1907 a group of fishermen claimed to have catched a Cadbosaurus, a mythological creature that is supposed to live in the Pacific Ocean. It was never proved true or false.

THE SOLWAY FIRTH SPACEMAN

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A photographer was spending the day with his family in a field. He took this photo of his little daughter and when he developed the film, he saw a man dressed as a spaceman, and he claims that there was no one else with them.

STEFAN

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In 1967 Stefan Michalak was in a forest in Canada when he allegedly saw two UFOs. The ships opened their doors and Michalak approached. When he touched when of the things he burned his gloves. The ships then took off leaving behind a fire that not only burned Michalak's shirt, it also left a strange mark in his chest.

THE GRAY LADY

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A Twelve years old was touring Hampton Court Palace in London when she decided to take a snap of her cousin. When she took the photo she realized they were not alone. As you can see in the picture, there was a ghostly figure next to her. They call her The Gray Lady and it's supposed to be the spirit of Queen Catherine Howard.

FAIRY RINGS

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Fairy rings of 2 to 15 meters of diameter appear in the grassland of South Africa. Fairy rings are circles made of mushrooms. It is said that they hay supernatural origins.

THE LUNAR PYRAMID

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This image was taken by the Apollo 17 during its last flight to the Moon near the area known as Geophone Rock. The NASA said that the photo was blank, but when they retouched it, a shape appeared.

FREDDY JACKSON

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Freddy Jackson was a soldier that died when he walked into a moving airplane propeller. He was buried, and on that same day they took this picture of his partners. Freddy's face appears behind one of the soldiers.

PHOENIX LIGHTS

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On March 13th, 1997, thousands of people saw strange lights in the sky of Phoenix, Arizona. The most remarkable was a V-shaped UFO that passed over them without making any sound.

ELISA LAM

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This is probably one of the biggest mysteries of recent times. Elisa was a canadian girl staying at the Cecil Hotel in Los Angeles. He was filmed behaving oddly in the elevator and then she disappeared. A few days later, other guests complaint about the taste of the water. When they checked the tanks there was Elisa's body. We still don't know what happened to her.

THE BABUSHKA LADY

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In all the videos of the parade that ended up with the assassination of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, you can see a woman wearing a babushka and filming the whole situation and probably the killer. Even after the events, when the witnesses had cover themselves, she is seen walking and filming as if nothing happened. She was never identified.

MEKONG LIGHTS

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Also known as Nafa Fireball, the Mekong lights are a natural phenomenon that can be sometimes seen on the Mekong River, in Thailand. It consist in what looks like fireballs getting out of the water and disappearing in the sky.

CANDY MAN

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Dean Corll, also known as "The Candy Man", was a serial killer that tormented Houston from 1970 to 1973, killing dozens of teenage boys. A few years ago someone found this polaroid hiding in his stuff. No one knows who that kid is.

LINCOLN'S GHOST

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William H Mumler was a "Ghost Photographer" very well known in his time. Probably this is his most famous work, a photo of Mary Todd Lincoln with her dead husband Abraham.

CAPITOL THEATRE

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In 2012 a security man working in the Capitol Theatre of Salt Lake City was attacked by the ghost of a woman with 19th century clothes that wanted him to leave the building, and it was filmed.

ENFIELD POLTERGEIST

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This photo probably reminds you the movie The Conjuring 2, and it is because it's the actual picture of the events depicted in the movie. It is one of the most documented poltergeist cases in history.

TIME TRAVELLER

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This photo was taken in 1941 and the guy circled in red seems to be a time traveller. He is dressed with a modern jacket and a shirt with a logo, and he seems to be handling a modern camera. A very sloppy time traveller.

QUEENSLAND MONSTER

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This photo was taken in 1964 by a french photographer in the coast of Queensland, Australia. He claimed that it was a sea monster while some say it is actually a tarp. There's no actual explanation.

THE MYSTERIOUS CREATURE

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In 2000 the police department of Sarasota County, in Florida, received an anonymous envelope with two photos inside and a letter. The letter said that this was a photo of a strange creature that appeared in her backyard.

PARANORMAL PRESENCE

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In 1963 Reverend Lord took this photo in the interior of Church of Christ the Consoler in New Hampshire. Experts concluded that is not fake, and some say that the figure resembles a 16th century monk.

OUR LADY OF ZEITOUN

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In 1968, in El Cairo, a muslim bus mechanic looked up at the St. Mark's church and saw a woman that he thought was gonna jump. He called some colleagues that also saw the woman and then the police. The event lasted for a few minutes and then the allegedly Virgin Mary disappeared, but it happened again several times for years. Millions of people, including the president of Egypt at that time, saw the apparition of Our Lady of Zeitoun.

HINTERKAIFECK FARM

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The maid of Hinterkaifeck Farm left her job saying that the house was haunted. Six months later, in 1922, the owner of the farm heard weird noises in the attic and found a newspaper that wasn't his. That week he appeared murdered, along with five other people that lived in the farm, including the new maid, that arrived that day. The crimes are still unsolved.

S.S. WATERTOWN GHOSTS

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Two sailors died in a weird accident inside the S.S. Watertown and were buried at sea. The crew then started to feel strange presences, and when the captain took this photo they new that the two sailors were still on board.

THE BLACK KNIGHT

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Way before satellites existed, a black figure was seen in space. A lot of theories arose. Some say that it was a soviet satellite to spy the United States, some say it was an extraterrestrial ship.

9/11 SURVIVOR

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Right after the 9/11 attacks someone took this photo of a woman waving from one of the towers. We don't know who that woman is and what happened to her.

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL DEATH

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In 1947 Evelyn McHale, a young accountant, jumped from the 86th floor of the Empire State. She landed on a limousine, and a photographer that was there at the time took this photo.

WORSTEAD GHOST

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An englishman took a picture of his wife while she was inside of a church recovering from a long walk. When they went back home and developed the film, they saw the ghostly figure of a woman behind her. They claimed that they were alone at that time. Locals say that it is the spirit of an unknown woman they call "The lady in white".

UNEXPECTED GUEST

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When you first look at this picture you see a happy couple that just got married. But when you take a second look you see a strange face between them. You may think that is a family member photobombing, but they don't know him.

THE POLAROID

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A woman found this polaroid in a parking lot, in the place where a white van was a few minutes before. She took it to the police, that thought that the girl in the picture was a teenager that disappeared a while ago, but it was never proved. To this day no one know the origin of this photo and the identity of the two kids.

A GIANT FINGER

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In 1985 a man took this photo of a mummified finger in Egypt. A robber show him the finger, that in case it was real, because of its size, should belong to someone taller than 3 mts. The whereabouts of the finger and the identity of the robber are unknown.

TRAINS UNDERWATER

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Someone found a few locomotives in the bottom of the sea near New Jersey. No one knows how the machines (made in 1850) ended up there and there's no record of them being lost.

THE BATTLE OF LOS ANGELES

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During World War II, and a few months after the attack to Pearl Harbor, the anti air attack alarms sounded in Los Angeles, which led to a complete blackout. This photo was taken that night, and Ufologist think that the attackers were actually from another planet.

HAMPTON COURT GHOST

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Hampton Court is a palace located just outside London, that used to be the favorite residence of Henry VIII. That's where he locked and later sent to kill his wives. And they say that they are still there. Queen Elizabeth herself sent a specialist crew to check the paranormal activity in the Palace, and this is one of the images they got.

HESSDALEN LIGHTS

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Hessdalen Valley, in Norway, is known because of an unexplained lighting phenomenon that happens there. The strange phenomenon has been studied by scientists, but no one now what it means.

THIS MUMMY

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A man found what it looks like a weird corpse standing in a spanish dessert. Some say that is a hoax, some say that it is true, but we still don't know what hell that thing is.

GHOST HAND

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This photo may seem a regular photo, but if you look at it, you can see something quite odd: There's a hand that doesn't belong to any of the women portrayed.

THE DYATLOV PASS INCIDENT

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In 1959, nine experienced ski hikers died in western Russia. After their disappearance, a frantic search party was organized, and finished with the discovery of their bodies. Their tent was torn from the inside out. They found radioactive material in the corpses, and one of them had her tongue removed. Their death remains a mystery.

THE GOOGLE EARTH MYSTERY

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Since it came out, Google Earth helped discovering parts of our world that we didn't know, but it has also helped to build some mysteries. Here we can see what it looks like a person getting rid of a dead body.

LOCH NESS MONSTER

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A lot of lakes around the world have their own monster legend, but Loch Ness in Scotland is probably the most famous. We still don't know if this photo shows the actual prehistoric monster.

THE GATTON MURDERS

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Three members of the Murphy family disappeared after a dance in Gatton, Australia in 1898. They were found two days later raped and shot in the head. To this day no one know who did it.

LARS MITTANK

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Lars Mittank was vacationing in Bulgaria when he started to act oddly. He called his mother and told her that he was being followed. This is the last photo of him. He was in the airport returning home when he started to run, jumped a fence and disappeared in thin air.

THIS MESSAGE

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Can you imagine going into an old church's room and finding this message? They still don't know who wrote it and why, but I'm sure they didn't dare to investigate much.

OR THIS ONE

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And what about this message found in the walls of an abandoned home? It reads "I love you. More than you know. Please stop visiting" and it appears to be written in blood.

HURRICANE MATTHEW

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If a hurricane wasn't scary enough, take a look at hurricane Matthew at the exact moment it went through Haiti. Can you see that it became an evident creepy skull?

A SEA MONSTER IN INDONESIA

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This 50 foot long creature has washed ashore in Indonesia and experts don't understand what the hell is it. It's probably a decomposing whale, but we don't actually know that.

THE FLOATING CITY

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A floating city has been seen over the clouds in China. It's not the first time it happens. While some think that it is a natural optical illusion, others say that it is a portal to a different dimension and even a government project.

THE WASHING FEET

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For some years, a bunch of feet has been found washed ashore in the coasts of Southern Columbia, Canada. A total of eight feet were found, some even with their shoes on, but no one knows where they came from or who are they from.

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