20 Discoveries That Archaeologists Can’t Explain

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1. Vampire Burials

Multiple buried corpses with iron rods run through their chests are discovered in Bulgaria. Archaeological research stated that the corpses are 700 years old. In the past, there was a strong belief in Eastern Europe that vampires are real, as there was a strong belief of witches in the Americas and Western Europe.

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Buried corpses are found at the temple of Perperion, ancient sanctuary city, near today’s capital city, Sofia. Locals strongly believed the only way for a vampire to stay dead and not to rise again is to to be buried with a stake through the heart. A fair amount of people were accused of being vampires. On the other hand, there were vampire graves that have been found with the resident’s head removed.

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