This Soda Brand is the World’s Worst Polluter
A global movement for a plastic-free future, 'Break Free From Plastic,' has released its annual audit of the worst plastic producing companies.
Medieval Peasants Didn’t Work as Hard as Modern Americans
Modern Americans might work harder than their medieval, working-class counterparts.
10 Fascinating Things You Should Know About the Maya Civilization
Some trivia about the mysterious ancient culture of the ancient Mayans.
The History of School Uniforms
Have you ever thought about where school uniforms come from? It all started sooner than you'd think.
The Origin of the Word “Okay” and How it Started as a Joke
The roots of the word "OK" date all the way back to the 1830s, and it started as a joke!
What Do You Really Know About the Moon Landing?
Here are some lesser-known facts you might like to know about the pivotal day when human feet touched the moon.
3 Sports That Haven’t Manged to Make the Olympic Cut…Yet
Though these sports may have countless participants and fans around the world, they still haven't made their way into the ultimate competition: the Olympics. Let's take a look..
The Surprising and Inspiring History of Pretzels
From monks to bakers, let's look back at the surprising and inspiring history of this snack.
Flower 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.
Remembering Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis
The legendary boxer has an interesting story and made a huge impact on both boxing and civil rights.
Scuba Divers Should Follow These Top Artists
There is a growing number of artists that specialize in underwater work. From sculptures to paintings, the depth itself in which it is performed and left submerged adds..
The Language We Speak Affects Our Perception Of Life
A series of tests made by scholars concluded that knowledge in words might alter a human's visual perception.
The NFL’s Original 1920s Teams
The NFL has changed over the past 100 years. We've put together a list of the OG NFL teams circa 1920.
When Did Foraging Become So Popular?
Foraging for wild food has grown in popularity over recent years, both as a fun activity and as a lifestyle choice.
The Tragic History Most People Don’t Know About McDonalds
If you were to ask the average McDonald's customer who founded the fast-food empire, they'd guess it was somebody named "McDonald."
Who is the Iconic Billie Jean King?
This tennis legend changed the sport forever. She continues to advocate, coach, and commentate on women's sports in general.
5 of the Greatest NBA Players of All Time
The NBA has a colorful history, stemming from entertaining games to boasting the most graceful athletes on Earth. With quick adeptness and powerful versatility, basketball..
Uncle Sam and How He Became an American Staple
Have you ever wondered who was the original Uncle Sam and how he became such a huge deal?
Sink Your Teeth Into Ancient Dentistry
We like to think that ancient civilizations had no sense of personal or dental hygiene. But we're wrong.
The Secret Story Behind Some Of The Beatles’ Most Popular Songs
Take a look at the inspiration behind some of the most famous songs in the last few decades.