Even in these modern times, millions of people around the world live as nomads. Here's a glimpse into their lives.
Nailing It: How Nail Polish Has Evolved Over the Years
Get a glimpse into the stylish history of nail polish.
3 of the Most-Watched Television Events in History
These iconic events were broadcast on television and helped shape us as a culture and a society.
The Day Galileo Revealed His First-Ever Telescope
Galileo was strongly condemned for creating the first refracting telescope, but it marked the start of space discovery.
So, How Did Vincent van Gogh Actually Lose His Ear?
Some theories say that Vincent van Gogh's famous ear cutting may not have been an act of self-injury at all.
3 of Hollywood’s Most Rebellious Women
Along with expectations comes rebellion. These Hollywood "bad girls" found themselves repeatedly amid scandal.
Mary Queen Of Scots: A Master Of Cipher
Mary, Queen of Scots, wore many hats (until she lost her head, that is) - including that of a master of secret codes.
Little Known Facts About the Taj Mahal
Apart from being a masterpiece, the Taj Mahal has become a symbol of love. Read on to learn four unknown facts about it.
House of Tudor
We know everything about the Tudors. But do we? It's a complex period of history that can still throw up many surprises.
Best History Books of all Times
A list of the best history books of all time is, quite frankly, impossible. We managed to do it!
A Brief History of the Byzantine Empire
The Byzantine Empire was a force to be reckoned with. From its rise to its fall, it shaped history.
The Real Reason Why Czechs Don’t Speak German
Back in the 17th century, the Czech Republic fell under Austrian rule and their language nearly disappeared.
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.
PB&J: The Story
Peanut Butter and Jelly. Here are a few surprising facts about the history of this humble sandwich.
From Their Name to Their Principles – The History of London Bobbies
In London, they call their policemen "Bobby." What is the origin of the term? Let's find out!