From injurious bloodletting to suffocating Victorian corsets, you think you’ve heard it all when it comes to..
The history behind this well-known cheese isn't talked about enough and it dates back to the time of Homer's Odyssey.
Dogs have been a part of our history since before the written word, but nobody knows precisely when dogs became man's..
We like to think about prehistoric people as less-developed humans with no sense of personal or dental hygiene. Sure,..
Get one step closer to a modern-day fairy tale with some of these beautiful pieces of architecture and history.
We live in a time where the search for signs of life beyond this Earth is taken very seriously, and it's fascinating to..
When we look at spoons today, we don't think much of them except that they're vital tools for our food consumption...
Unable to sell 520,000 pounds of turkey in one go, a frozen-food company turned it into a food solution; the TV dinner.
Designed in 1917, the timeless Converse All-Star or Chuck Taylors as they are nicknamed, have played a major role in..
Climbing Mount Everest is a nearly impossible mission. It's so hard it's almost idiomatic for seemingly unattainable..
Let's delve into the past to relive our favorite social media sites, their purposes, and what we loved the most about..
Though it may seem like a place of fame and fortune, not everything that comes out of Tinseltown lasts forever. There..
Spider-Man. Captain America. Iron-Man. You don't have to be a comic book fan to know who those superheroes are. But you..
Kurt Donald Cobain was the frontman of the legendary band Nirvana. He was a troubled soul, but his music lives on.
The roots of the word "OK" date all the way back to the 1830s, and it started as a joke!
While opal is always a valuable find, this piece bears a tiny yet remarkable secret cargo. Perfectly preserved within..
There's nothing quite like putting on a costume and getting free candy on Halloween, is there? Knocking on your..
While we wait for the new season to come out, we might as well catch up on all the trivia about the Emmy award-winning..
In August 1835, the first articles announced the apparent discovery of life on the moon appeared in the "New York Sun"..
Close your eyes and think about the movie theater. Now take a deep breath. Can you smell it? That warm, salty scent of..
A 32-year-old woman stepped into the role of governor of Oregon more than a decade before American women gained the..
Let's look at three of history's most famous hand gestures, where they originated, and what they initially meant.
We all have our lives – school, work, the coffeehouse, the bar, and our comfortable, loving beds. But have you ever..
By now, you're probably familiar with Mona Lisa and her infamous smile, right? The one that follows you wherever you go...
Brutalist architecture became popular after 1945. The style veered away from the old ornamental style of buildings.
The interesting Sword of King Goujian of Yue is still well kept until this day and in nearly pristine condition.
In London, they don't refer to their Metropolitan Police as "detective" or "officer," they call their policemen as..
For most of us, television has become a part of our daily lives. From Saturday morning cartoons to tuning into the news..
Australia is the place to be for people who take scuba diving seriously. More popularly known as the home of the Great..
Gladiators have long been inspiring art and culture. Here are three of the most famous, most ferocious ones in history.
You don't have to be a sports fan to enjoy sports films. From watching a father and son's touching moment at a karate..
Professional athletes across the globe are not only known for their outstanding skills or taking home medals and..
Rumor has it that the New York Yankees added their famous pinstripes to make Babe Ruth look thinner.
When we were children, many of us dreamed of what our ideal job would be. For some, being a professional player of the..
The NBA has a colorful history, stemming from entertaining games to boasting the most graceful athletes on Earth. With..