The Eerie Vanishing Of The Flannan Isles Lighthouse Keepers

What happened to the three lighthouse keepers of Flannan Isles?
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  1. BuzzFeed Unsolved Network

    BuzzFeed Unsolved Network

    4 dagen geleden

    Make sure to leave your questions for our Post Mortem episode down below!

    • Plant


      4 dagen geleden

      What would you do on a deserted island? What extra person would you bring?

    • valsol


      4 dagen geleden

      shane which part of little women (the movie) did u start crying at this is important

    • Grace Linnea

      Grace Linnea

      4 dagen geleden

      Which rap song would you rather use against the water sprites, Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice or Fancy by Iggy Azalea?

    • Yazmine Yacub

      Yazmine Yacub

      4 dagen geleden

      whenever i need to do scottish accents i just always say it how i think shrek would say it and i think you guys should try it too!!

    • Candy Smithey

      Candy Smithey

      4 dagen geleden


  2. Shyam Yadav

    Shyam Yadav

    2 uur geleden

    Theory 3 ???

  3. Caroline Carruthers

    Caroline Carruthers

    2 uur geleden

    It was definitely the storm mermaids. 😉

  4. Lisa3975


    2 uur geleden

    Have you guys heard about the Lost Boys of Pickering? It's gone unsolved for decades.

  5. Colby Strahan

    Colby Strahan

    2 uur geleden

    You guys need to check out the Crescent moon hotel in Eurekasprings Arkansas lot of history possibly some ghosts

  6. The Mandolorian

    The Mandolorian

    2 uur geleden

    You guys should do the Rey Rivera case it’s very interesting and I think u guys should look into it

  7. Tammy


    3 uur geleden

    I’m Scottish and the accents omg ahahahhahaha

  8. Bella Poole

    Bella Poole

    3 uur geleden

    Could this have inspired The Lighthouse?



    3 uur geleden

    this episode should be renamed ryan and shane butchering a scottish accent

  10. Eunice Sintos

    Eunice Sintos

    3 uur geleden

    This reminds me of “The Lighthouse” movie starring Willem Dafoe and Robert Patinson. Very claustrophobic movie I must say.

  11. Dil 8049

    Dil 8049

    4 uur geleden


  12. Prithvi Kewalramani

    Prithvi Kewalramani

    4 uur geleden

    Ryan's laugh gives me life 17:01

  13. Alina


    4 uur geleden

    that brave reference🤣

  14. megan martin

    megan martin

    4 uur geleden

    Me: being Scottish and not offended Ryan: if your Scottish and are offended you should be Me: if you say so!!

  15. OGRiceFarmer


    4 uur geleden

    Ryan's laugh 😂😂 17:00

  16. Cactus Box

    Cactus Box

    4 uur geleden

    This is awesome also at 3:38 in video Shane’s face is 2020 summed up

  17. powerbricc6000


    4 uur geleden

    Supernatural when?

  18. susan jones

    susan jones

    5 uur geleden

    Nice to see the boys back in action. Can't wait for the next mystery.

  19. Aurelliana Rujan

    Aurelliana Rujan

    5 uur geleden


  20. Lucas Campbell

    Lucas Campbell

    5 uur geleden

    Being Scottish makes this video way funnier

  21. The Lord Of The Memes

    The Lord Of The Memes

    5 uur geleden


  22. Jay bondoc

    Jay bondoc

    5 uur geleden

    Aaaaaaa oh m g I’m so happy 😃😃😄😄 Thank You Buzzfeed Unsolved Network for another new and freshhh Thrilling Unsolved Videos ❤️💞💜💜💜 Imagine gettingg a heart🥺🥺🥺

  23. F P

    F P

    5 uur geleden

    wtfff I thought they both left buzzfeed

  24. Kat


    6 uur geleden

    English : life buoy (boy) American : life booey Uh no

  25. Lee Brown

    Lee Brown

    6 uur geleden

    ... Booee??

  26. mary carmel mercado

    mary carmel mercado

    6 uur geleden

    mystery about Bermuda Triangle please

  27. K W

    K W

    6 uur geleden

    please do the black eyed children Cannock chase forest, specifically castling. I have personal evidence to corroborate findings

  28. Rico Sat

    Rico Sat

    6 uur geleden

    watttt Buzzfeed has new video :O

  29. Ryan Jackson

    Ryan Jackson

    6 uur geleden

    Why are Americans dreadful at accents

  30. Jennessa Barna's Room

    Jennessa Barna's Room

    6 uur geleden

    maybe 2 of the light house keepers died of illness or natural causes and the last one buried them somewhere or threw their bodies in the ocean. Then the last one if he truly was depressed and sad cause he was all alone he jumps off the cliff and kills himself.

  31. henry


    6 uur geleden

    Do the fiona torbert murder in the highlands

  32. Hedvika Krejzová

    Hedvika Krejzová

    6 uur geleden

    #postmortem ok, but hear me out: a rap battle video between ryan and shane, like i would watch that. btw matching boots? fab #shaniac #loveyouryan

  33. Clayton Orr

    Clayton Orr

    6 uur geleden

    Don’t stop making these please! This is the only reason I follow this page is for this

  34. Wannabe_cute


    7 uur geleden

    No one is confused by the fact that every clock stopped at the same time? No? Because that screams alien

  35. Kasey Brewer

    Kasey Brewer

    7 uur geleden

    I love unsolved. Love the boys on Watcher too!

  36. ianny tabale

    ianny tabale

    7 uur geleden

    I miss their usual set up and that creepy manekin

  37. Evil AF

    Evil AF

    7 uur geleden

    It's the LOVE WORKING AT THE LIGHTHOUSE for me 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

  38. Aimee Hill

    Aimee Hill

    7 uur geleden

    On behalf of my fellows Scots I can absolutely confirm, those are the worst Scottish accents I've ever heard 😂 you guys are hilarious though! So glad to see you're back 💕

  39. The_Ak_ Guy

    The_Ak_ Guy

    7 uur geleden

    Welcome to me light hous

  40. zintosion


    7 uur geleden

    Just a 2020 humor! Hahaha......*sobs*

  41. The_Ak_ Guy

    The_Ak_ Guy

    7 uur geleden

    I love you guys keep it up

  42. Leah Schlanker

    Leah Schlanker

    7 uur geleden

    As if the US pronunciation of buoy is booey, how’s buoyancy pronounced? Booey-ancy?

  43. E Mhaighstir

    E Mhaighstir

    7 uur geleden

    When their pronunciation of the Gaelic Eilean Mòr (meaning big island) is more accurate than their Scottish accents 😂

  44. 12 year old me was not good at picking usernames

    12 year old me was not good at picking usernames

    8 uur geleden

    Post mortem question: is shanes face okay after that accent fail?

  45. Anna Rose

    Anna Rose

    8 uur geleden


  46. Nicole Hansen

    Nicole Hansen

    8 uur geleden

    I haven't laughed this hard in a while, these guys are hilarious 🤣🤣

  47. ally


    8 uur geleden

    shane has an ao3 account i’m calling it

  48. Kirsten Piper

    Kirsten Piper

    8 uur geleden

    social distancing kings

  49. Nicole Hansen

    Nicole Hansen

    8 uur geleden

    This story freaks me out. I'm glad they are covering it😁

  50. Arabhi Ka

    Arabhi Ka

    8 uur geleden

    Theory!! The three guys where obessely bored so meybe they all bought shooroms or asid and it was really strong so they got soo bad they jumbbed

  51. capichow


    8 uur geleden


  52. MrSaradhi1993


    8 uur geleden

    Finally await is OVER..... SHANERYANIAC are back...!!!

  53. capichow


    9 uur geleden

    Dam this is awesome been a long long time 🙏🏻 you two are awesome Thank you for coming back I thought one of you died 😂

  54. irenesdh


    9 uur geleden

    Yay!! Shane and Ryan are backkkk!!

  55. Primrose 19

    Primrose 19

    9 uur geleden

    "They love light" Lighthouse keepers= moths ????? O.o

  56. mohammad jahad

    mohammad jahad

    9 uur geleden

    can u make a vid on 'jinn' encounter??

  57. zaeliyen


    9 uur geleden

    shane not realising he could have rhymed light with sprite will never not be funny to me

  58. louis tomlinson supremacy cult

    louis tomlinson supremacy cult

    9 uur geleden

    ryan: these men either got swept by the ocean, killed each other or were abducted by aliens shane: no, i think they lived happily ever after :))

  59. Adam Dickinson

    Adam Dickinson

    9 uur geleden

    Christ why are they sitting so far apart? They had a massive falling out or something?!?

    • Wendillon


      8 uur geleden

      Covid. They have to set a social distancing example.

  60. Hokusai


    9 uur geleden

    Oh... i thought they quit this gig to do Watcher... I’m glad they’re still doing unsolved. Ryan’s narration is so iconic...

  61. Jamie o0o0o0

    Jamie o0o0o0

    9 uur geleden

    In the spirit of these three decided to become a brother husband trio and run off to Jamaica together, and how that those mustaches in the thumbnail are reminiscent of burt Reynolds playgirl spread, so hot, and this is the total best case scenario.

  62. Charlesen Billuk

    Charlesen Billuk

    9 uur geleden

    0:47 the best part

  63. Sarahbeth Parker

    Sarahbeth Parker

    9 uur geleden

    Anyone else feel like they already made a video on this a while ago? Like i remember watching this with them months ago but they were in their old office.

  64. Shawn4815162342


    9 uur geleden

    How are you guys on season 7 of this and haven't done an episode on the inconsistent "evidence" surrounding Kurt Cobain's death???

  65. *Afriana Lost*

    *Afriana Lost*

    9 uur geleden


  66. DarkComputerGirl


    10 uur geleden

    Me: *(listens to both Ryan and Shayne "rap")* "I consider myself a GOOD freestyle rapper... But If I'm going against Shayne and/or Ryan I'm probs gonna kick their asses at an epic rap battle" XD

  67. Paulina Torres

    Paulina Torres

    10 uur geleden

    not the men having a drop the mic event with men mermaids

    • Paulina Torres

      Paulina Torres

      10 uur geleden

      a whole roast session

  68. Benry


    10 uur geleden

    i zoned out completely for a little bit and the thing that broke me out of it was shane yelling "#nutbuster"

  69. drttyu liqm

    drttyu liqm

    10 uur geleden

    What if morale was so bad they made a suicide pact..

  70. Ariel Novak

    Ariel Novak

    10 uur geleden


  71. Bappo


    10 uur geleden

    Did these disappearances inspire the movie “the lighthouse” with Robert Pattinson and willam Defoe?

    • Lafalot54


      6 uur geleden

      no different story

    • drttyu liqm

      drttyu liqm

      10 uur geleden

      I want to see an episode on the good hart murders in good hart MI

  72. Anthony Floyd

    Anthony Floyd

    10 uur geleden


  73. Rachel Klein

    Rachel Klein

    10 uur geleden

    #postmortem I feel like the spirit that scared off shepherds was over looked. Is there any possibility that the spirit had something to do with their disappearance?

  74. Ma go

    Ma go

    11 uur geleden

    butt of shane is the windiest place in the US LOL

  75. Hi Milly!

    Hi Milly!

    11 uur geleden

    Dammit, i missed you guys!

  76. Fiore Ciliegia

    Fiore Ciliegia

    11 uur geleden

    This reminds me a lot of the Kaz 2 ship disappearance

  77. Zeph R Sp

    Zeph R Sp

    11 uur geleden

    I want y’all to do the dytlov pass

  78. shenshine


    11 uur geleden

    for post mortem: is it possible that pirates or bad men abduct them and kidnapped them to be slaves?

  79. MySelfEsteemIsLowerThanTikTok


    11 uur geleden

    what if they just.....abandoned the lighthouse??

  80. it’s blu

    it’s blu

    11 uur geleden

    Ryan’s had his zingers down pat. Very proud.

  81. milkyeon


    11 uur geleden

    25:28 Oh hey, Ricky's back! :D

  82. Nia Vidal

    Nia Vidal

    11 uur geleden

    This is fun with Ryan but Shane makes this more fun HAHAHAHHA

  83. sonia sharma

    sonia sharma

    11 uur geleden

    ghouuul boys are baack

  84. katie holden

    katie holden

    11 uur geleden

    do the murder of elsie paroubek!!

  85. Melissa Stoia

    Melissa Stoia

    12 uur geleden

    Why do Shane and Ryan sound hammered?

  86. The Sarah Daily

    The Sarah Daily

    12 uur geleden

    I want to see an episode on the good hart murders in good hart MI

  87. Mangoren


    12 uur geleden

    Lighthouse keepers are just moths

  88. Jason Hornsby

    Jason Hornsby

    12 uur geleden

    Oh my god, I am SO glad to see you guys back with a new season.

  89. Brendan Clemente

    Brendan Clemente

    12 uur geleden

    Ryan: "its possible... but not plausible.." Also Ryan: "Theory 3...."

  90. Gemgem Goodall

    Gemgem Goodall

    12 uur geleden

    Why do I feel like I’m heard this before..

  91. Zachary Gaskill

    Zachary Gaskill

    12 uur geleden

    YOU GUYS ARE AMAZING AND THE LAST REAL REPORTERS LEFT AT BUZZFEED, and you're investigating the paranormal.... that's all that needs to be said

  92. spyro115


    12 uur geleden

    my theory is that, they got abducted by someone/s foreign who came on the island and threatened them as they came along leaving everything behind.

  93. mushroom _Fairy

    mushroom _Fairy

    12 uur geleden

    ive really missed this.

  94. Victor Lazaro

    Victor Lazaro

    12 uur geleden

    Wait haven’t they done this story before? I could’ve sworn I heard something about lighthouse keepers disappearing and talking about a storm? Does anyone else know maybe what other channel has talked about this?

  95. Stephen Kosobucki

    Stephen Kosobucki

    13 uur geleden

    Thank God they're back

  96. Xeritinrx


    13 uur geleden

    This feels like what inspired the movie the lighthouse

    • Lafalot54


      6 uur geleden

      Nope it's based on the smalls lighthouse tragedy

  97. Garrett Hampton

    Garrett Hampton

    13 uur geleden

    Your next video should be about who killed Leah Rowland’s, a murder case in Nebraska, the killer was caught killing her on camera but nobody has ever caught the man or know who he was

  98. Baked Chowdahh

    Baked Chowdahh

    13 uur geleden

    Yeahh! So glad to see you guys back at it! :D

  99. Vicky Berdiales

    Vicky Berdiales

    13 uur geleden


  100. D dancer

    D dancer

    13 uur geleden

    Shane's hair looks great, too bad the straights are so uncomfortable over a man wearing a headband. Y'all really hate any remotely GNC men huh