Education in terms of literacy goes back many thousands of years. University education as we know it today also goes back many hundreds of years some of them even more than a millenium old. Here is a list of the oldest universities that survive and some of them even flourish till date.
Soundtracks are an important part of the movies. In addition to the music that is composed specifically for a movie, there is always the possibility of finding an appropriate song from the existing ones. Some of these are especially popular and have been used in many movies. Here are the most popular.
With summer just around the corner, it is time to plan where to go and what to see. For those who like to combine travel with history, here is a list of the most visited castles that you may not have seen yet.
When a building is a century old, it's considered historical. A thousand year old construction by humans is something deserving a visit by many. Now imagine trees that are of the same age. Not many have seen, nevertheless, there are many 'millennial' trees around the world. Check out our gallery.
There is so much we all take for granted. Have you thought about how long we can go without the very basic of necessities such as eating, drinking, sleeping or even breathing?
To name the cutest species of the animal kingdom sure won´t take too long. There is the flip side of the coin as well where you won´t find the same irresistible cuteness. The animals from our today´s photo gallery won´t likely find their place as someone´s pets.
Many men died in their search for spices and many peaceful countries were conquered and colonised after these spice growing countries were found. What today costs a fraction of a Euro could at one time buy a house in central London.
With Andes to the east and the Pacific to the west, this is one magnificent country. Name it and this country located in South America, has it. The mountains, the ocean, volcanoes, desert, monuments,wildlife, beaches and even Antarctic territory. You can spend a year in Chile and yet not know all of it.
The concept of time creates ample opportunities for exploring, and traveling in time is not the only possibility that it offers. Time can also be traded, stolen, or used instead of money...This weekend, time will be playing a major role in our usual movie picks.
The world‘s population grows with every second that passes. Global population has now reached more than 7,6 billion people, and it continues to rise. Numbers that seemed remote from existing realities for many, many centuries, have been reached over the last one hundred years. Check out our infographic about human population growth.