We can't help but hum to ourselves sometimes, regardless of where we are, and it makes total sense, humming is one of the simplest sounds we can make. In recent years, research..
A Brief History of the Art Deco Movement
We've all heard the phrase "Art Deco" peppered into conversations here and there—and it makes us think of the Empire State Building in New York City or the colorful exteriors on..
A Look At Nomadic Communities And Their Fascinating Lives
We all have our lives – school, work, the coffeehouse, the bar, and our comfortable, loving beds. But have you ever wondered what it would be like to turn life entirely upside..
When Did We Start Thinking About Aliens?
We live in a time where the search for signs of life beyond this Earth is taken very seriously, and it's fascinating to see the history behind our preconceived ideas about aliens..
A Brief Look at the Fascinating History of Native America
Thousands of years before European ships arrived in the Americas, a different group of people discovered the new world: the nomadic ancestors of Native Americans. They traveled..
The History of Dogs As Pets
Dogs have been a part of our history since before the written word, but nobody knows precisely when dogs became man's best friend. What we do know is that it's been a gradual process..
Disturbing Beauty Trends From History
Health and wellness movements in the 21st century are all about cleanliness, but people from ancient periods relied on some incredibly disturbing beauty trends. But the world is..
Ancient Sports That Are Completely Terrifying
Sports hold such a pervasive presence in our daily lives that it is hard to imagine a world when they didn't exist. While sports ion our modern world can usually only trace their..
The Story Behind Ancient Grains That We Still Eat Today
What makes a grain ancient? Ancient grains are those grains that have come down to us mostly intact and have been called pseudocereals. These crops have been staples for thousands..
When Did Foraging Become So Popular?
As we see awareness about eating organic and local fresh ingredients is on the rise, foraging for wild food has also grown in popularity over recent years, becoming a popular activity..