There's nothing quite like putting on a costume and getting free candy on Halloween, is there? Knocking on your neighbors' doors for what felt like an eternity and picking out..
The Long & Flavorful History of Restaurants
One of the earliest examples of restaurant culture around the world started many centuries ago.
What’s Hiding Behind Mona Lisa’s Smile?
Mona Lisa is famous for her smile. But have you ever noticed all the other gloomy things about the star of the portrait?
So, How Did Vincent van Gogh Actually Lose His Ear?
Vincent van Gogh is known for his artwork, devotion to his craft, and his extensive contributions to Western art. That being said, he may be most well known for one..
The Surprising and Inspiring History of Pretzels
From monks to bakers, let's look back at the surprising and inspiring history of this snack.
Is Babe Ruth Responsible for the Pinstripes on the Yankees’ Uniform?
Rumor has it that the New York Yankees added their famous pinstripes to make Babe Ruth look thinner.
How to Put Together the Perfect Medieval Meal
We may not have a time travel machine, but we do have the complete guide to the food and customs during medieval times.
How These Three Infamous Hand Gestures Came to Be
Let's look at three of history's most famous hand gestures, where they originated, and what they initially meant.
The 5 Highest-Grossing Sports Films of All Time
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 match; to cheering on the underdogs as they conquer that..
The Ongoing Mystery of Edgar Allan Poe’s Death
Ironically, no one knows just how the mystery writer died. Several theories surround his death but it's still a mystery.