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Some recent archaeological findings might suggest that the Tower of Babel did, in fact, exist!
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Shaanxi Province in China has dozens of mysterious pyramids that date back 8,000 years. Some of them holding great secrets.
Wheat and How We Domesticated It
Wheat used to be a wild grain before we domesticated it. But how did this process even happen?
Nailing It: How Nail Polish Has Evolved Over the Years
Get a glimpse into the stylish history of nail polish.
Demystifying Anastasia Romanov
Anastasia Romanov's unbelievable story is wilder than any reality show out there.
There Is an Ancient City Buried Under Lake Titicaca
After learning about the possible existence of a temple in the area, Belgian archaeologist Christophe Delaere went digging.
Why King Louis XIV Wore High Heels
When was the last time you saw a fully grown monarch in high heels, white tights, short shorts, and a huge wig?
The Secrets of the Oldest Gym in the World
The oldest gym in the world is a traditional Iranian zurkhaneh and we're here to let you glimpse inside it.
The Most Epic Pranks in April Fools’ Day History
The tradition of pulling pranks on each other on the first day of April dates back centuries.