You've seen him portrayed by Gerard Butler in the epic film "300", but have you ever given much thought to the real character of Leonidas, King of Sparta? A large part of what..
Maltese Archaeology and Why You Never Knew About It
When people think of ancient human remains, they imagine Egypt or Africa. But Malta has a lot to offer as well.
Facts You Never Knew About Leonardo da Vinci
Leonardo da Vinci needs no introduction. Everybody knows him as the man artist behind the Mona Lisa, but not many people know about the other aspects of his fascinating life..
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. And the origins of the day and its customs differ from country to country and..
An Ancient Eight-Mile Long Mural Was Discovered in the Amazon
A recently discovered cave painting was found in the Colombian Amazon, and it's mindblowing in more ways than one.
More Famous Reality TV Shows Are Actually Fake
Reality TV fans, rejoice! If you've enjoyed our first article about fake reality shows, you're in for a whole lot more fun with this one. Reality TV has long been a..
Flowers Power: The Secret Ancient Meanings of Old-Time Bouquets
In the past, each flower had its own symbolic meaning and you could code a full message using a single bouquet.
What Lies Beneath the Chinese Pyramids?
When people hear about pyramids, they immediately think of Egypt. But the truth is that there are similar structures in many other countries such as Peru, Italy, and China...
The Past and Present of the Thelema Religion
Founded by Aleister Crowly in the early 20th century, the Thelema religion is both intriguing and mysterious.
Why Pirates Were So Obsessed With Eyepatches
How did the eyepatch come to be so strongly linked to pirates?