The Conspiracy of Catiline

The Conspiracy of Catiline

Lucius Catilina was a wealthy Roman who, like most of those belonging to the upper class at the time, loved to indulge and partake in exuberant feasts, even if they were unable to actually afford them.

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Ancient World - The Legend of the Noble Deed of Lady Godiva

The Legend of the Noble Deed of Lady Godiva

30.05.2017016

A 900-year-old legend speaks of the Lady Godiva, who sacrificed her own dignity in front of the entire town, in an effort to lower the taxes imposed on its citizens.

Ancient World - Meet the Three-Year-Old Girl who Never Sleeps

Meet the Three-Year-Old Girl who Never Sleeps

23.05.2017023

While most of us are still sleepy after 7-8 hours of sleep, little Ever needs just about 1 hour of sleep per day, while some nights not even sleeping at all and still being full of energy.

Ancient World - Artist Claims he has Fathered Dozens of Hybrids with an Extraterrestrial

Artist Claims he has Fathered Dozens of Hybrids with an Extraterrestrial

23.05.2017020

The American man shares that the alien, named Crescent, was also the one whom he lost his virginity to at the age of 17. He shares the full story in a book and film titled Love and Saucers .

Ancient World - New Computers Can Erase Thoughts Without us Knowing

New Computers Can Erase Thoughts Without us Knowing

05.05.201708

Thou canst not touch the freedom of my mind, wrote poet John Milton back in 1634. However, today, 400 years later, with the technological advancement that led to the creation of machines that can read human thoughts. . .

Ancient World - The Woman with Astounding Memory Who Remembers Every Single Detail of Her Life

The Woman with Astounding Memory Who Remembers Every Single Detail of Her Life

02.05.2017019

27-year-old Rebecca Sharrock perfectly remembers not just what she had for dinner last night but every single little detail of her life since the age of 12.

Ancient World - The Most Famous Male Prostitutes in History

The Most Famous Male Prostitutes in History

22.04.2017035

Phaedo was a handsome young man hailing from an aristocratic family. He lived in Pyrgos, the capital of the Greek region of Elis. While still young, he was captured by the Athenians who attacked his country and subsequently forced into slavery.

Ancient World - The Craziest Scientists and Their Horrifying Experiments

The Craziest Scientists and Their Horrifying Experiments

11.04.2017015

In the mid-90s, Dr. Sanjiv Talwar, working at the State University of New York, presented a technology he developed for the remote control of rats. With it, he was able to make the rodents run, jump, stop and feel pleasure.

Ancient World - The Epic Battles That Ended Entire Empires

The Epic Battles That Ended Entire Empires

24.03.2017015

Most ancient battles were but parts of large-scale wars that ultimately decided the fates of kingdoms and empires.

Ancient World - The Tuareg Clans: a Complete Matriarchy and Men in Burkas

The Tuareg Clans: a Complete Matriarchy and Men in Burkas

24.03.2017017

The Tuareg society is one of the oldest inhabiting our planet. Their customs and rituals with warrior-men wearing indigo blue turbans, independent women that have more rights than European women and men wearing burkas are truly fascinating.

Ancient World - Fascinating Myths about Leprechauns

Fascinating Myths about Leprechauns

17.03.2017020

The first leprechauns were said to wear red coats with a gold decoration. Unlike their modern interpretation, they did not have green cylinder hats and orange beards, instead they had pointed red hats and dark or whitish beards.

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