Interesting Facts about the Medieval Era

medieval architecture for monasteries

The medieval era, particularly in Europe, is considered to be one of the fascinating periods in human history, mainly because of the different important events that happened during that time that brought an impact on how we live today. However, while many thought that the medieval era was glorious, there are actually … Read more

What Was Life Like During the Black Plague?

Black Plague burial painting

The Black Plague is considered to be the most devastating pandemic in human history, as it is believed that out of three people that are infected by the disease, only one survives. The high death rate of the Black Plague, which is approximately 60% maximum, led to the collapse of the economy … Read more

What Was Life Like for a Gladiator?

a street performer wearing gladiator armor

Much like the best and most famous athletes in different sports today, the gladiators in Ancient Rome were considered superstars that are adored by the people, especially those who win more matches than the average fighter. These gladiators would often fight to the death, and their resilience and skill in becoming a … Read more

What Was Life Like for a Serf in the Middle Ages?

the clothes worn by serfs

It is known that in most of the societies created before the late modern era, the poorest social rank is the peasant. However, for a few societies that existed from the later years of the Roman Empire up to the 19th century, the poorest social rank is considered to be the serf. … Read more

What Was the Psychedelic Era?

psychedelic colors

The Psychedelic Era was a period in history wherein art, music, and the human lifestyle were affected or influenced by a psychedelic drug called LSD. What is LSD? And how was it able to become an integral part of the 1960s and the early 1970s. Let us take a look at some … Read more

The History of Cable Technology

remote control for television

Cable TV has been more popular and reliable than broadcast TV since the 1990s mainly because it provides clearer reception and more channels. Cable television has better reception due to the fact that it receives radio frequency (RF) signals that go through coaxial cables, which are a more stable connection for receiving … Read more

Amazing Facts about Parrots

a couple of parrots

Parrots are fantastic creatures – aside from their vividly colored plumage, these birds are also known for their intelligence, trainability, acrobatics, and silly personality. Little wonder that parrots are one of the most popular pets in the US. If keeping parrots as pets would be the same as keeping other pet birds, … Read more

Interesting Quotes about Beer

Interesting Quotes about Beer

Beer is a great invention. It’s the ever-present, almighty inspiration behind so many works of art, music, literature, film, and of course, one-night-stands. It’s no wonder that so many famous people and prominent citizens have said quotable quotes about the drink. Perhaps they simply can’t live without beer on the fridge, or … Read more

Amazing Facts about Cats

A ginger cat staring at the camera

According to Statista, besides fish, cats are the most popular pet of choice in America. There are more than 94 million cat owners in America that love their little feline friends so much! If you are also one of them, you will love this article. We have dug up the most surprising … Read more

Top Shoe Styles of the 1980s

Heat Edge Mens Moccasin Slipper Shoe

As with every generation and decade, the 80s had its own style and fashion. Ranging from spandex to having bangs with big hair to flipped up collars and polos – 80s fashion was its own. Shoes also were a big part of the 80s fashion scene.  Basketball shoes started their ascendancy to … Read more

Iconic Cars of the 80’s

Toyota MR2 Supercharged

The 80’s gave us so much to remember from music, fashion and movies. There’s the MC Hammer pants, Rick Astley, Metallica, Back to the Future and many more. But another thing that is iconic during the 1980s were cars. This is the era where sports cars meet comfort, where innovation and design … Read more

Quotes About Being Happy

We all, without exception, want to be happy. Unfortunately, for most of us, happiness is an elusive and, in some way, fleeting state that we can achieve only for a brief moment before it floats away like a leaf in the wind. The truth is that as human beings, all of us … Read more