Most-Haunted-Places-In-New-York-St. Augustine Monastery- This Staten Island locale’s legend is that a monk - driven mad by isolation after being holed up in the basement -captured other religious followers of the monastery and tortured them. During a walk around the site, visitors will likely spot pentagrams and other occult symbols. And those who have strolled around the building reportedly heard mysterious moans and felt a freezing cold emanating from seemingly nowhere.
Chernobyl Then and Now. A combination of images, taken in 1982 and on March 31, 2011, shows before and after view of the abandoned city of Prypiat near the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. REUTERS/Vladimir Repik and Gleb Garanich