The Devil's Footprints, February 1855 East and South Devon, England


On February 8th and 9th back in 1855 in the area of East and South Devon, England a phenomenon was seen in the snow and was tentatively called The Devil's Footprints. Hoof like prints were seen in the snow and covered a distance of approximately 60 miles. The prints appeared to be cloven hooves and people thought they were made by Satan Himself. The prints were measured out to be 4 inches long, 3 inches wide and approximately 8-16 inches apart in a single file line.

Gargoyles- What Are They?

Gargoyle: Flickr
When most people hear the word "gargoyle", they think of one of two things—Gothic statuary, or an animated television series. On a side note, true gargoyle statues have channels through them for use as water spouts. Without these spouts, the correct term for the statuary is "grotesque". But real Gargoyle-type creatures are sighted worldwide. These creatures have attacked people, and animals, been photographed and been the subject of video recordings. But what are they?

Shocker Punch: Lucifier Isn't Satan

Paradise Lost: Public Domain
The Debate is on! So put on your scholarly spectacles, get right into your priestly robes, speak pretentious English and pretend to know Latin more than anybody else! Is Lucifier the real Satan? What say Isaiah 14:12?

Cowboys and Guardian Angels

My husband and I were eating dinner in a restaurant when I noticed an older gentleman with a Navy veteran baseball cap was sitting at a table across the room. He was with his wife and another couple. I mentioned his cap to my husband, who was also in the Navy. We both said we guessed he may have been in World War II and that it was honorable he served his country.

The Devil's Tower, Alpine, NJ

The Legendary Devil's Tower in Alpine, New Jersey
In August of 2012 we visited this fortress to investigate the claims made by others. But 1st a little back history on the property: In 2012, Forbes ranked Alpine as America's most expensive ZIP code with an average home price of $4.25 million, many of hip hops elite call this zip code home, along with Jay-Z, Oprah Winfrey and Chris Rock.

Is the Minoan Labyrinth Haunted?

Is the Minoan Labyrinth Haunted?
Greek legend has it that Minos was a king of Crete. His palace sat in the grand city of Knossos. His parents were the god Zeus and Europa, a mortal woman. Minos prayed to the sea god Poseidon to give him a white bull as a sign of support in his reign. Poseidon sent the bull and told Minos he must sacrifice it in his honor. But the bull was so beautiful Minos didn't want to kill it. He sacrificed another bull to Poseidon instead.

What's This Sucker!? Great, Now I Gotta Donate Too


Help! The full moon is knocking at our doors, and we are out of all Wolfsbane! Unless y'all help us raise the funds necessary, we'll probably turn into werewolves! We accept credit cards, debit cards and Paypal (no silver coins, please!).

Halloween Special: 5 Outrageous UFO Sightings From Around The World- Do You Believe?

Happy Halloween, everybody! The night is still young, and if you've stumbled upon AAO looking for a treat, we are so very generous! This is a special infographic from the UFO Digest, one of the leading online destinations for Extraterrestrial Phenomena and air anomalies. Enjoy!