The Interesting History of Pigeon Photography

A pigeon with a fitted camera on his body, perhaps taken during the WWI

Humans are visual creatures; we like seeing beautiful things, not just beautiful but also unusual and strange things around us. We are delighted to know those peculiar creatures, events, and phenomena exist. Or sometimes, we ourselves create them. We have invented and created ways to see the seemingly unreachable things and hardly … Read more

Unusual Holidays in the US

A person pointing to a calendar using pen

We tend to think of holidays as limited as those time-honored traditions where we feast, as well as those days that involve presents and those that let us take off work. There’s Christmas, Thanksgiving, Halloween and Fourth of July, Mother’s/Father’s Day, Valentine’s Day, Labor Day and so on. But do you know … Read more

What Was the Mississippi Bubble?

Just like Britain’s economic bubble, the South Sea Bubble, France also had their own which was the Mississippi Bubble that happened in the early 1700s. The Mississippi bubble is one of the biggest asset bubbles in the modern world. It first led France out of bankruptcy and straight into prosperity. However, this … Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Strange and Unusual Ceremonies and Traditions Around the World

Traditions and ceremonies

Every country and culture have their own traditions. These are the rituals, ceremonies, and festivals we follow depending on our own beliefs. These can be about birth, marriage, the transition to adulthood, and even death. Some of these can be common for most of us, but there are also certain ceremonies and … Read more