In London, they call their policemen "Bobby." What is the origin of the term? Let's find out!
Surpising Facts About Queen Elizabeth I
Known as the "virgin queen", Elizabeth I has been hailed as one of the most powerful monarchs in British history. The red-haired ruler was born on 7 September 1533 and..
How America’s Most Iconic Brewers Survived The Alcohol Prohibition Years
On January 17, 1920, a constitutional ban on the sale, importation, production, and transportation of alcohol made America a dry country. For thirteen years, the nation’s..
What Were These Drivers Thinking? The Worst Parking Fails Ever
Getting your license is a rite of passage. It is a teenager’s ticket to freedom, after which they can decide where to go and when, and even occasionally get to save up for..
The History of Arctic Exploration
Here are three of the people who've explored the freezing ice caps and lived to tell the tale.
Foods That Changed the World
Food is exciting, there's no doubt it's a massive part of our lives. That's why we love making it, sharing it, and even documenting it with photographs.
Kitten Bowl IV: An Exclusive Look At One Of Its Best Cat Stars
Yeah Super Bowl 2019 will headline Adam Levine, Maroon 5, Travis Scott and Big Boi, and not to mention millions of dollars in promotional funds. It might be the biggest sports..
Yet Another Canadian Diplomat in Cuba Caught the “Mystery Illness”
In an official statement, the Canadian government confirmed the case and made known that their diplomatic staff in Cuba would be reduced. Once 16, the number of diplomats at..
The Real Reason Why Cheese is the Most Stolen Food in the World
An astonishing 4 percent of the world's cheese ends up stolen, making it the world's most stolen food.
For Years the Okapi was Believed to be a Mythical Creature, But What is it Exactly?
Upon first spotting an okapi, most people would assume it's related to zebras, but that's not the case.
The Most Famous Carnival in the World: The Carnival of Rio de Janeiro
Before Christians devote their personal time praying and sacrificing for a period of 40 days during the season of Lent, there is a moment for celebration. No place on earth..
A Look at ‘La Mamounia’ – Marrakech’s New Insanely Luxurios Hotel
Most luxury hotels fail to distinguish themselves from the rest. The same can’t be said with La Mamounia though, which treats guests with abundant Marrakech in every inch..
Here’s Why We Should Never Forget Katharine McCormick’s Special Role in the Birth Control Movement
Philanthropist Katharine Dexter McCormick played a highly significant role in a pioneering research about birth control pill that led to its successful development. Beyond..
Why You Don’t See Family Dollar Stores Anymore
Dollar Tree Inc., the parent company of budget stores, Dollar Tree and Family Dollar, closed 390 stores during 2019. People saw the company's efforts to save their stores, but..
The Only Interesting Thing About the Swedish King Adolf Frederick’s Life Is the Way He Died
Adolf Frederick, King of Sweden, had a pretty unremarkable life. And then he died.
Europe’s Werewolf Trials Were Wilder Than You Realize
The act of transforming into a werewolf was called Lycanthropy. The accused were as doomed as women accused of witchcraft.