People from ancient periods relied on some incredibly creepy beauty trends.
It's fascinating to see the history behind our preconceived ideas about aliens and the very concept itself.
Did you know that some of the ancient Egyptians were also buried with mummified exotic animals?
After learning about the possible existence of a temple in the area, Belgian archaeologist Christophe Delaere went..
Here are some interesting facts about the evolution of spoons and how different they are before compared to today.
You've seen him portrayed by Gerard Butler in the film "300" but have you ever given thought to the character of..
A recently discovered cave painting was found in the Colombian Amazon, and it's mindblowing in more ways than one.
Emojis have come along way, and are now far more than the standard yellow smiley of yesteryear; but where do they come..
Comic books made a grand comeback a few years ago, with superhero blockbusters hitting cinemas and televisions one after..
The timeless Converse All-Stars, or Chuck Taylors as they are nicknamed, have played a major role in modern pop culture.
Kurt Donald Cobain was the frontman of the legendary band Nirvana. He was a troubled soul, but his music lives on.
This fascinating figure has long symbolized our society's complex views and attitudes towards female intuition and..
After 27 years in prison, on February 11, 1990, Nelson Mandela was released. As the leader of the African National..
Let us glance back to how dog training had developed over the past few years.
On 15 August 1977, astronomer Jerry Ehman picked up a slight irregularity while conducting a narrowband radio survey on..
How did the eyepatch come to be so strongly linked to pirates?
It's hard to remember a time when popcorn and movie theaters weren't so intertwined. Apparently, this pairing took some..
The Cuyahoga County Public Library, through its Parma branch, received a highly unusual package delivered by the US..
Anastasia Romanov's unbelievable story is wilder than any reality show out there.
This folk tale is pretty famous around Woolpit, England, where the alleged kids magically appeared.
These works of art and pieces of pop culture were at the heart of some of the most high-profit crimes in history.
Let's look at three of history's most famous hand gestures, where they originated, and what they initially meant.
It’s that time of the year again, and you must be confused with all the electronic invitations piling up in your..
The act of transforming into a werewolf was called Lycanthropy. The accused were as doomed as women accused of..
From monks to bakers, let's look back at the surprising and inspiring history of this snack.
A global movement for a plastic-free future, 'Break Free From Plastic,' has released its annual audit of the worst..
One of the earliest examples of restaurant culture around the world started many centuries ago.
Upon first spotting an okapi, most people would assume it's related to zebras, but that's not the case.
The legendary boxer has an interesting story and made a huge impact on both boxing and civil rights.
Spearfishing has been around for millennia, but what we know about it today is a lot different than what it used to be.
Muhammad Ali was considered the greatest boxer of all time, but what do you know about him besides that?
In 2012, Alejandro Agag, the Formula E head, formally announced the launching of an all-electric race series. Many..
The average NBA player is a staggering 6 ft. 7 in. But some surprising talents come in much, much shorter.
One of the most epic blunders of NBA history was when Sam Bowie was picked instead of Michael Jordan in the NBA drafts..
While Christian missionaries tried to suppress surfing in the 1800s, a Hawaiian princess helped bring it back!