An indigenous tribe known as the Sentinelese, inhabit the North Sentinel Island in the Bay of Bengal. The North Sentinel Island is a part of the Andaman Islands. The Sentinelese is considered to be the deadliest tribe in the world. This tribe is hostile to any outsiders and will attack anyone who tries to make contact with them or attempt to enter their island. The Sentinelese has used arrows and stones to attack any outsiders that have attempted to enter their island. The estimated population of the island is between 50 and 400 people. This tribe is the last of mankind to remain untouched by modern civilization.
The Pope owns the Vatican Secret Archives. It’s not just any ordinary library; it’s the Vatican’s Library! Only a select few have access to the Vatican Secret Archives. However, if you do want to read any of the books that are open to the public, you can request for a manuscript on their website and you will receive it via email. It’s a very modern way to share knowledge. Kudos to the Vatican!
Approximately 90 miles from the city of São Paulo in Brazil, is the island called Ilha de Queimada Grande or commonly known as the “Snake Island.” The Snake Island is considered to be one of the world’s deadliest islands. This island is filled with thousands of venomous snakes. Scientists estimate that there could be up to 4,000 snakes on the 110-acre island. Additionally, this island only has the most venomous snakes called the “golden lancehead.” It’s venom can melt human flesh. This is why the Brazilian Navy has banned all civilians from entering this island. However, some scientists may receive a waiver.
The Bohemian Grove is located in rural Monte Rio, California, United States. It’s owned by a private San Francisco based arts club know as the Bohemian Club. It’s 2,700 acres and in the woods in Monte Rio, California. However, you’re only allowed inside if you’re invited. Every summer, the Bohemian Club hosts a two-week, three weekend camp at the Bohemian Grove, for the most powerful men in the world. We have no idea what the camp is about or what goes on inside the Bohemian Grove, but we’ll only know if we’re invited!
The Svalbard Global Seed Vault is located in the North Sea. It’s a storage facility that is storing about 250 million crop seeds shipped from gene banks all over the world. It was constructed as a security measure, if there is an unforeseen earthly disaster. The estimated cost of the Svalbard Global Seed Vault is 9 million U.S. dollars. Only high-level researchers or plant breeders are allowed inside the vault. In case you ever find yourself inside the Svalbard Global Seed Vault, all of mankind is relying on you. You’re the only hope for agriculture during a earthly disaster such as melting of a polar ice cap!