Posts by Category: Hoaxes

Potential Hoax: Ghost in the Burning Building

Potential Hoax: Ghost in the Burning Building

The following is published by About.com regarding the history of this photo: On November 19, 1995, Wem Town Hall in Shropshire, England burned to the ground. Many spectators gathered to watch the old building, built in 1905, as it was being ...

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Extraterrestrial Mummy Found In Egypt

Extraterrestrial Mummy Found In Egypt

KNOWN HOAX Note from The Black Vault:  In hopes other users could shed light on this, this case received a lot of feedback after I decided to post it.  I believe after seeing the photo above, and after seeing what appears to be the original (and ...

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Dead Fairy

Dead Fairy

The Dead fairy hoax was an April Fools’ Day prank in 2007. Dan Baines, a sculptor and illusion designer, managed to sell his creation, the fake corpse of a fairy, on an internet auction for nearly £300. The hoax A few days before April 1, ...

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Dead ‘alien’ found in Siberia

Dead ‘alien’ found in Siberia

KNOWN HOAX Note from The Black Vault.  It is reported that the following case is a hoax.  The sources are below and they are archived here for reference. Dead ‘alien’ found in Siberia snow By STAFF REPORTER INCREDIBLE footage has ...

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