Is murder in your DNA? – The Fifth Estate season premiere

♪ ♪ I realize I’m looking at the name of most likely the murderer and I’m the only person in the world who knows it. Detective:She’d been shot in the head.He took Jay out and strangled him and killed himas quietly as he could. The investigators showed up on my doorstep and told me that […]

Three Bizarre Cases Of Alien Abductions

(thunder clap) – This week on BuzzFeed Unsolved, we examine three of the most compelling cases of alien abduction. At least, in my opinion. – I mean the possibility that aliens exist is very likely. I don’t know if I believe most of what you’re about to say. – I just don’t understand how you […]

The Horrifying Sorrel-Weed Haunted Mansion

– Holy shit! – Hey. Hey, ghosts! – I’m shaking. Well, here it is, the infamous Sorrel-Weed House. It’s quite creepy. – [Shane] Yeah? – As a horror fan, I love it. But the fact that we’re about to go inside of it, not my favorite, but you know. We gotta do what we gotta […]

Three Cold Cases Solved Thanks to DNA: The Jenny Zitricki Story || Dispatches from the Middle

Three murders and one rape case across three states went unsolved for nearly 30 years. That is, until a link between them was revealed. Genevieve “Jenny” Zitricki was 28 years old when she was murdered in her apartment in Greenville, South Carolina back in 1990. Her body was found in her bathtub, she’d been beaten […]

Solved After Nearly 30 Years: The DJ Freez/Christy Mirack Case || Dispatches from the Middle

The family of an elementary school teacher who was beaten, sexually assaulted, and strangled to death has waited 25 years for the killer to be brought to justice. Welcome to Dispatches from the Middle. I’m your host Alexandra Stone, and this week, we’re featuring the story of Christy Mirack, and the incredible breakthrough that led […]

From Prostitute to Princess to Murderer | Marguerite Alibert

Marguerite Alibert’s is one of gritty survival followed by a lucrative life of sex work. Alibert was a formidable woman who pulled herself up from a world of poverty to mingle among France’s elite, accomplishing her goal of turning affairs into large sums of money in the process. Today, we’re looking at the weird life […]

The Secret Society of the Illuminati

– This week on BuzzFeed Unsolved we’re covering the Illuminati. Is is a real thing? What the hell is it? – It’s not a thing. – Alright, approach it with an open mind, let’s get started. – Great. – [Ryan] Shockingly, the Illuminati actually has a very real historical foundation. In 1776, in Bavaria, Germany, […]

The at-home DNA test craze is putting us all at risk

– I’ve always wanted to take one of these at home DNA tests ’cause I wanna learn more about my family’s background and they’re super cheap so I figured why not? – And I have no interest in these tests. I think it’s really creepy for some company to have my private DNA. Either way […]