The Vestal Virgins - the Most Powerful Women in Antiquity

The Vestal Virgins - the Most Powerful Women in Antiquity

In the days when women's social status was akin to that of slaves and farm animals, there was one group of women that stood near the very peak of the societal hierarchy.

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Ancient World - Afraid of Clowns? Find out Why

Afraid of Clowns? Find out Why

21.02.2017019

Clowns are meant to be fun, to bring joy and glee. But for millions of people, they are absolutely horrifying. Their seemingly frozen smile instills nothing other than pure terror.

Ancient World - Was There a Conspiracy Against Tesla and Free Electricity?

Was There a Conspiracy Against Tesla and Free Electricity?

14.02.2017015

According to many conspiracy theorists, Tesla was murdered to prevent him from realizing his idea, should he ever try again. His notes on his experiments were seized by the US government, years later said to have been lost. . .

Ancient World - The Ancient Inca Airplanes Remain a Complete Mystery

The Ancient Inca Airplanes Remain a Complete Mystery

08.02.2017045

The small golden figurines that once belonged to the Incas and so closely resemble modern-day airplanes continue to astound researchers, and the question of whether these ancient forms depicted an actual prototype remains.

Ancient World - Human Zoos - a Shameful Stain in Human History

Human Zoos - a Shameful Stain in Human History

07.02.2017027

One of the biggest attractions at the time were the so-called human zoos. They included exhibits of black people who were taken from their native villages in Africa and locked in cages like animals.

Ancient World - Another Myth Busted - Psychopaths are not Geniuses!

Another Myth Busted - Psychopaths are not Geniuses!

27.01.2017013

The prevailing idea in society is that the majority of psychopaths and serial killers are evil geniuses. They are seen as manipulative, unfeeling, with delusional behavior that distinguishes them from everyone else.

Ancient World - Unbelievable Technologies Inspired by Animals

Unbelievable Technologies Inspired by Animals

25.01.2017022

Undoubtedly, the greatest creator in the world is mother nature. The extraordinary forms she has created, whether they be living or not, continue to surpass the abilities of even the most ingenious inventors among humans.

Ancient World - Unsolved Cases of Mysteriously Disappeared People

Unsolved Cases of Mysteriously Disappeared People

24.01.2017034

Several stories tell of people who have disappeared under rather mysterious circumstances and although they've left behind clues, no one has been able to determine what ultimately happened to them.

Ancient World - Can you Solve the 5 Most Convoluted Murder Cases?

Can you Solve the 5 Most Convoluted Murder Cases?

20.01.2017023

A number of murders have shocked the world and transformed into a media sensation, while the mystery around them deepens, as even today we don't know with certainty who the culprit was.

Ancient World - Man Blames Evolution for his Aggression

Man Blames Evolution for his Aggression

19.01.2017026

It's finally become clear why the human species is so much more aggressive than the majority of its fellow animals. The reason is evolution and not the civilization we're living in.

Ancient World - The Human Lifespan has its Limit and We've Reached it!

The Human Lifespan has its Limit and We've Reached it!

18.01.2017031

A new study claims that human beings have a natural lifespan limit. According to scientists, this limit has now been reached and the probability of someone living past 125 years of age (the current world record for longevity is 122) is 0.

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