The object's owners inscribed the names of at least 55 intended victims on its surface
An 18th-century duke seeking to transform his estate into parkland ordered the village of Netherton's destruction
An art exhibition in Copenhagen and a museum in Ribe revisit witchcraft's legacy in Denmark and neighboring countries
Archaeologists in Stoke Mandeville found carvings probably designed to ward off evil spirits
Archaeologists unearthed the blue glass bottle near the hearth of a small fort used during the Civil War
The charms were designed to ward off witches, but new research suggests they had medical uses as well
The malaria-stricken Roman child was buried in the ominously named Cemetery of the Babies with a stone inserted into its mouth
No one really knows–spooky, right?