One human skeleton can shed light on the way people used to live and tell stories beyond our wildest imagination.
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After learning about the possible existence of a temple in the area, Belgian archaeologist Christophe Delaere went..
The history behind this well-known cheese isn't talked about enough and it dates back to the time of Homer's Odyssey.
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A recently discovered cave painting was found in the Colombian Amazon, and it's mindblowing in more ways than one.
Take a look at the inspiration behind some of the most famous songs in the last few decades.
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It's sometimes hard to pin a specific technological discovery on one person. This was the case with the internet.
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Here are some lesser-known facts you might like to know about the pivotal day when human feet touched the moon.
It's been said by several experts that the 21st century is the most critical in human history, but is it really?
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Few men have suffered the consequences of the infamous Salem witch trials. This is Giles Corey's story.
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Ironically, no one knows just how the mystery writer died. Several theories surround his death but it's still a mystery.
This folk tale is pretty famous around Woolpit, England, where the alleged kids magically appeared.
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What if we were to tell you the most common stories accepted as facts couldn't be further from the truth?
We know everything about the Tudors. But do we? It's a complex period of history that can still throw up many surprises.
From monks to bakers, let's look back at the surprising and inspiring history of this snack.
Here are three of the people who've explored the freezing ice caps and lived to tell the tale.
Mona Lisa is famous for her smile. But have you ever noticed all the other gloomy things about the star of the portrait?
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Ole Kirk Kristiansen losing his job is the best thing to happen to the toy industry in the last century.
In London, they call their policemen "Bobby." What is the origin of the term? Let's find out!
Ancient humans had their competitive games which pitted teams against each other, often with bloody results.
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The Highland Games are a symbol of great importance in Scottish culture. When and how did it first start?
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While Christian missionaries tried to suppress surfing in the 1800s, a Hawaiian princess helped bring it back!
The biggest, highest-earning sports league on the planet started with a group of passionate men from Canton, Ohio.