History Stories
CATEGORY: Vampires
Five Famous Antique Forgeries
March 12, 2018

Fine wine fraud, Babe Ruth’s glove, and other crafty fake antiques. Read More

The Truth About Poland’s “Vampire” Burials
December 2, 2014

A new study finds that men and women buried as vampires in 17th and 18th century Poland were not—as previously believed—immigrants to the region. Read More

The Last American Vampire
October 31, 2014

The grisly vampire hysteria that gripped a New England town in 1892 sounds like a Halloween legend, but it is a true tale of the macabre. Read More

“Dracula’s Dungeon” Unearthed in Turkey
October 1, 2014

Turkish archaeologists say they have discovered dungeons that once held Vlad the Impaler, the real-life inspiration for Bram Stoker’s Dracula. Read More