The Bermuda Triangle Isn’t Actually a Mystery

The area of ocean between Florida, Puerto Rico, and Bermuda known as the Bermuda Triangle is the source of much mystery. Over the centuries, reports of ships and planes vanishing without a trace have haunted the public consciousness, leading the zone to be nicknamed “The Devil’s Triangle.” Suggested causes for these mysterious disappearances run the gamut from strange natural phenomena to underwater alien bases, but there’s a more basic question to ask: Do more crafts really disappear in the Bermuda Triangle than in any similarly trafficked area? It turns out that the answer is no.

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