This little lot should keep you busy for a weekend or two. Below I have compiled a list of 23 of the best UK based serial killer documentaries that I can find. All can be watched for free. Updated Jan 2017.
The 1950 Brinks robbery was the largest in U.S history at the time. 6 years later with only days to go before the statute of limitations was up on the crime, detectives had one last chance to solve it.
is the true story of probably the lowest point of my life, homeless, jobless, penniless and friendless. I had to live inside a cupboard with a water tank and survive on stealing milk and bread.
Susan Root has a rare form of Tinnitus, known as Musical Ear Syndrome. Susan’s once favourite song ,”How much is that doggie in the window?” plays endlessly in her head 24\7, and there is no cure!
On The Run is the true story of how an innocent walk into work one night with a friend, ended up with us going on the run and ending up in prison, all because of one really stupid idea.
This trick is for heavy smokers, especially chain smokers. Though it can be easily harnessed by any smoker to help them cut down or even quit. I went from smoking 35-45 a day to 15 a day immediately.
The Placebo effect: Mr Wright, a dying cancer patient with tumours the size of apples took this new experimental wonder drug & fully recovered. Read his amazing story here.
Safe kid’s jokes with an image quiz too. The best one’s still make us laugh and I’ve added some new and original one’s too. All the jokes are of the “What do you call a girl with a laptop on her head?” type.
Limescale build-up in your kitchen appliances, taps, toilet & shower are a real pain. This article has tips on scale removal & the possible health implications of limescale in your drinking water.
Isaac Cline, a metrologist, helped convince Galveston not to build a sea wall. 9 years later 12000 lives, including Cline’s pregnant wife, were lost when a massive hurricane hit the island.
Not all TV shows make it to the UK & the U.S so here are my picks from across the pond that you may have missed. I’ve watched every episode of each show featured & given them a % rating.
50 Marmite facts you will love, or maybe hate! Did you know you shouldn’t eat Marmite with some types of medication? There’s a ton of stuff in this post that will wow you, well, it’s the yeast I could do!
Dr. Edward Jenner observed how milkmaids were immune to smallpox & he turned this observation into a vaccine. He has saved millions lives. But this wasn’t achieved without the use of some pretty dodgy medical practices, read on…
The Tuskegee syphilis experiment, was a study that lasted 40 years, & It only ended because of a “whistle-blower”. A true life conspiracy theory that was in fact horribly real.
The Bridgend suicides. What caused 79 youngsters from a small UK county to commit suicide over a 5 year period? Was it a cult or something even more sinister?
Padre Pietro Lavini, known world-wide as “God’s builder”, the nick-name given to him by the Pope, & for a good reason, he took on a task of herculean proportions.
RockBitch were a group of English feminists that made amazing music and performed a live porn show that shocked Europe, this post is for 18+ only as it contains graphic nudity and sexual scenes.
The Burj Khalifa Tower in Dubai is a truly amazing feat of engineering. Standing a massive 2,722 feet high, it is the tallest building in the world at the time of writing. Take in some astonishing facts and figures about it here.
El Chapo, the Houdini drug lord has pulled off another great escape from a Mexican maximum security prison, but this time with some extravagant style.
Escalator accidents. I look at 3 escalator accidents in China. In the first incident a heroic mum saves her child as she is literally eaten by an escalator and it’s all on video. Parental guidance advised.