10 most mysterious images in the world

In the nearly 200-year history of photography some unique shots is that so far no one can explain

The Martian sphere (13 September 2012)

10 most mysterious images in the world

In 2004, the rover Opportunity found on the Martian soil curious microscopic formation of spherical shape. However, even more interesting picture Opportunity did at the end of 2012, which is clearly seen a much larger number of much larger areas.

These areas are composed of hematite, may mean that in the past in the "Red Planet" was water.

The sea monster, filmed off the coast of Hook Island (March 1965)

10 most mysterious images in the world

This well-known picture, many believe the result of working with Photoshop. But few know that the French photographer Robert le Serrek took this unknown giant sea animal as early as 1965, and this photo has prompted heated debate among zoologists.

Black Knight (11 December 1998)

For the first time a picture of an unknown object, dubbed "Black Knight", was made in 1960, one of the first satellites. Polar-orbiting clearly seen an unidentified object, which could be neither a satellite of the USSR or the US satellite. Since then, the object was seen repeatedly - he appears and disappears at regular intervals. The pictures below - pictures of the object, taken by NASA mission STS-88.

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Among these images was STS088-724-66. Zooming allows to consider the object in more detail. After careful study, scientists are inclined to believe that it is - a piece of artificial origin.

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Grandma (22 November 1963)

10 most mysterious images in the world

November 22 in Dallas (TX), was shot dead by the 35th President of the United States John F. Kennedy. During the analysis of the photos taken at the murder scene, the experts drew attention to the mysterious woman in a light-brown cloak and scarf. She appears in many pictures and almost always holding the camera. FBI agents searched the woman for a long time, but have not been able to establish its identity.

10 most mysterious images in the world

The mobile phone in the film Charlie Chaplin (January 6, 1928)

10 most mysterious images in the world

On the DVD collector's edition with "Circus" by Charlie Chaplin, as a bonus has been added to a short film about the premiere in 1928. At one of the cadres seen a woman who is holding something very reminiscent of a mobile phone.

Filmmaker George Clarke from Belfast said he believes the footage proving the existence of time travelers. Many are inclined to believe that the woman is holding the auditory tube. But then it is not clear why she was smiling, and something she said.

The lights of Hessdalen Valley (20 September 2007)

10 most mysterious images in the world

In 1907, a group of teachers, students and academics in Norway broke camp researcher to study the mysterious phenomenon known as "Lights Hessdalen".

One of the clear nights Bjorn Hauge took this picture using the shutter speed to 30 seconds. Spectral analysis showed that the object should be composed of silicon, iron and scandium. This is the most informative, but not a single photo "Hessdalen Lights". Scientists are still scratching their heads, what it could be.

Tank Man (5 June 1989)

10 most mysterious images in the world

This photo was taken during the riots in Tiananmen Square in Beijing in June 1989. Some unarmed people for half an hour alone restrained column of tanks.

The identity and fate of this man remained a mystery. But this photo was published in almost all the major magazines in the world, and the Tank Man has become a symbol of resistance to power.

The astronaut from the Solway Firth (23 May 1964)

10 most mysterious images in the world

In 1964, the family of the Briton Jim Tampltona was walking near the Gulf of Solway Firth. The head of the family decided to take pictures Kodak her five year old daughter. Tampltony assured that in addition to them, in these swampy areas there was none. And when the pictures were developed, one of them was found a strange figure, looking out from behind the girls. The analysis showed that the photo was not subjected to any changes.

A squadron of Sir Goddard (1919, published in 1975)

10 most mysterious images in the world

This is a group photo of the squadron Goddard, who fought in the First World War. It contains one intriguing detail: at the top of one of the officers can see his face, in which the squadron members learned of his former mechanic Freddy Jackson, who died two days before this picture was taken. And on the day when the squadron was photographed, have been Jackson's funeral.

Pyramid of the Moon (11 December 1972)

10 most mysterious images in the world

What you see above - the photograph of the surface of the Moon by AS17-136-20680 number, which was made as part of the mission Apollo 17. The catalog photos, she was listed as "illuminated". She clearly suffered from excessive light exposure. However, after working with the contrast of the image, it appears that in fact it captures structures resembling pyramids.

10 most mysterious images in the world