History of the Leap Year: Why it Exists and Where it Originated

2024 is a leap year, meaning that it has 366 days compared to the common year, which has...

Parting Quips: 5 Historical Figures’ Memorable Last Words

History is full of remarkable moments, but few are as intriguing as the parting words of those who...

Top 3 Tennis Records That Will Probably Never Be Broken

We are fortunate to live in an era in which we are able to witness some amazing achievements in tennis and a number of records being broken. Who would...

5 Facts About Egyptian Mummies You Probably Didn’t Know Before

Ancient Egyptians viewed the human body as a vessel for their soul and spirit. They believed that if the body was destroyed, the soul and spirit might be lost....

Mysterious Artifact Discovered in Spain Could Contain Clues About Origins of the Basque Language

Back in 2021, a team of archeologists discovered a mysterious, hand-shaped artifact in Spain that was estimated to...

Facts vs. Fiction: “Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story”

The long-anticipated Bridgerton prequel Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story recently arrived on Netflix and has been an instant...

Top 5 Facts From Ancient History That Will Blow Your Mind

You can only learn as much about the ancient world and ancient civilizations in history classes. The truth...

Actors and Actresses With Most Oscar Nominations in Academy Awards History

Although the Academy Awards recently had their fair share of controversy, receiving an Oscar is still considered the...

Top 3 U.S. Presidents Who Spent the Shortest Time in the Office

It is widely known that Franklin D. Roosevelt was...

Top 3 Longest Wars and Conflicts Ever Fought in Human History

Human history is one full of wars and various...

4 Myths People Still Believe About William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare is widely considered to be one of the greatest writers of all time. As such, it isn’t a surprise that his life...

Top 3 NFL Records That Will Probably Never Be Broken

The NFL has changed quite a lot in recent decades. The pace is faster, there is more focus on passing, and more games are...

5 Facts About “Titanic” That Will Surprise You

James Cameron’s Titanic is widely considered one of the best and most popular movies ever made. As a testament to its place in cinema...

3000-Year-Old Gold Clasp Uncovered in The UK

A 3,000-year-old gold clasp was unearthed in Staffordshire, England by a man named Jonathan Needham while he was exploring his home county of Staffordshire...

Paul McCartney Reunites With His Stolen Bass Guitar After More Than 50 Years

The bass guitar used on the first two Beatles albums found its way back to its original owner, Paul McCartney, after more than 50...

1,500-Year-Old Gold Ring Was Uncovered in Denmark By a Metal Detector Enthusiast

A 1,500-year-old gold ring was recently uncovered in Denmark by a metal detector enthusiast, Lars Nielsen. The ring is believed to have historical significance...