10 Popular “Contemporary” Words Coined by Shakespeare
Shakespeare’s impact on the language we speak is far greater than most of us realize. These surprising words are just a few of hundreds attributed to the Bard.
The Ancient Maya - Cutting-Edge Tech Reveals Shocking News
An ongoing archeological project in Guatemala used novel laser technology and found over 60,000 undiscovered Ancient Maya structures.
8 Well-Known Mysteries We Never Knew Had Been Solved
Uncovering the the secrets behind popular ‘unsolved mysteries’.
7 Roman Buildings Hidden in Plain Sight
Millions of tourists pass by these Ancient Roman buildings, idle to the fact that the hair salon or restaurant they just emerged from is thousands of years old.
The Stories Behind These 20 Pictures Are Fascinating!
This article has a wealth of terrific stories and beautiful sights!
Constellations: Ancient Stories Hidden in the Night Sky
Have you ever wondered how constellations got their names? These stories from Ancient Greece reveal the mythology behind 8 prominent constellations in the sky.
What's Inside the Famous Faberge Eggs?
The famous Faberge Eggs are one of the world's greatest treasures. Each of these eggs has a secret inside, as well as a fascinating history...
20 Poignant Photos You Don’t Want to Miss!
These photos may not fit one specific topic, but there’s one overarching characteristic that unites them all - they’re all absolutely fascinating!
Fascinating - the Evolution of the Alphabet
Have you wondered how the letters we now identify with English came to be? Where did they come from?
5 Fascinating Building Projects That Were Never Built
Some of the most grandiose architectural projects to ever be conceived remain confined to paper. Here are 5 of such buildings...
Why Are Most People Right-Handed?
Most people are right-handed, and scientists know that it's a trait humans have had for millennia... but have you ever wondered why?
The Encyclopedia Won’t Tell You These Unique Facts
Here are 12 unique and curious facts about the world that will definitely surprise you.
10 Ancient Artifacts That You Won't See In History Books
Some human creations have survive for centuries and tell fascinating stories. Let's take a look at a few little-known ones.
These Are the MOST Beautiful & Famous European Crowns!
We're sure that you're well-versed in the history of European royals, but what do you know about the attribute that makes their reign legitimate - their CROWNS?
6 Treasures Owners Unwittingly Used As Household Goods
Sometimes, a prized treasure is hiding right under the noses of unsuspecting citizens. Some precious antiques are even being put to good use as household items.
10 Unspoiled Fossils of Animals & Other Items Explained
Every year, new amazing fossils are uncovered, and in this article, we explain some impressive recent finds.
The Life of an Average Viking Was Quite Fascinating!
Vikings have fascinated all of us. But do you what was the typical Viking lifestyle like? Find out.
10 of the BEST Archeological Discoveries Made in 2020
Many people don’t know that 2020 was an extremely fruitful year in the realm of archeology, with several world-changing discoveries being made around the globe!
13 World Famous Projects That Are Actually Unfinished!
Did you know that George Washington's portrait on the 100 Dollar Bill was actually an unfinished painting? Learn about 13 famous unfinished projects here
Was The First Famous War Photo in History Staged?
“The Valley of the Shadow of Death” is the first famous war photo in history, but journalists started questioning its genuineness. Was this famous photo staged?
10 Mind-Blowing History Facts You Never Knew Were True
This article is a collection of 10 surprising and little-known ancient history facts, some serious, some mysterious, and some just plain odd.
These Victorian Era Facts Are Instantly Fascinating
An era of 74 Years in English history, the Victorian era is one of the most interesting periods in history.