The first known instance of a ship disappearing in the area was the USS Cyclops in 1918. After departing the island of Barbados, the ship and its crew of 309 vanished without a trace. Those who believe in the legend of the Bermuda Triangle stand by a number of theories, including extraterrestrial activity and paranormal explanations.
The Voynich Manuscript is a 240-page book that is written in a completely unknown language. Its pages are filled with strange, colorful drawings and diagrams, as well as bizarre events and plants that cannot be identified. The original author remains unknown, but the manuscript is dated somewhere between 1404 and 1438.