Three Australian siblings who disappeared from Glenelg Beach near Adelaide, South Australia on 26 January 1966 (Australia Day) in a suspected abduction and murder. Police investigations revealed that, on the day of their disappearance, several witnesses had seen the children on and near Glenelg Beach Continue Reading


In Greek mythology was a monster, a Gorgon, generally described as a winged human female with living venomous snakes in place of hair. Those who gazed upon her face would turn to stone. According to Hesiod and Aeschylus, she died on an island named Sarpedon, Continue Reading

Mexico’s state-owned oil company Pemex was drilling a 3 km deep oil well when on 3 June 1979 the drilling rig Sedco 135 lost drilling mud circulation. Sedco 135 was drilling at a depth of about 3,600 meters below the seafloor. The day before Ixtoc Continue Reading

In its origin, Ferrol was a fishing port. However, its development was due to Philip V, who recognized the strategic value of its estuary and built the arsenal in A Graña and the shipyards. Ferrol went on to control the maritime interests of Spain in Continue Reading