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Oldest Known Names in the World

Throughout history, humans have used names to identify and distinguish themselves from others. The oldest known names in the world date back thousands of...

The Strange Theory of the Homunculus

There have been many strange and peculiar theories that have been developed and studied over the years, but one of the most popular theories...

The Greatest Expeditions in History

Our world, as we know it, would not be the same without the work of different explorers in our history. It is all written...

The Oldest Wineries in the World

Alongside beer, wine is one of the oldest known existing beverages since time immemorial. The history of wine dates as far back as 8,000...

What Are the Oldest Pizzerias?

Pizza is one of the best-loved dishes in the world. It is easy to eat, it is versatile, and (unless you're Italian, perhaps), you...

The Oldest Songs in the World

Music has existed for at least 55,000 years and is found in every culture in the world. It is not a surprise, as music...

The Oldest Breweries in the World

Beer is one of the ancient beverages in the world, so it might not be surprising that there had been breweries established way, way...

The Strange and Unusual Life of Violet Jessop

Violet Jessop was one lucky individual. Jessop (b. 1887 – d. 1971) was an Irish-Argentine stewardess and nurse who survived not only one, not...

The Handshake’s Somewhat Intriguing Origins

The way of greeting someone comes in diverse forms. Kissing and hugging are the norm in some European and Arab countries. Maoris in New...

Strange And Unusual Paint Pigments

Intro Art has enjoyed a rich history with our species. It has undergone many revolutions and has experienced hundreds of different styles of being expressed....

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The Backbone of Business: Exploring the Importance of Excellent Customer Support

Excellent customer support is a crucial pillar of success in modern business. Companies prioritizing exceptional service build trust and foster long-lasting loyalty, and the...

3 Tips for Staying Safe When Driving Abroad

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All you need to know about Turf Cutting

Turf cutting is the process of cutting parts of grass and soil for shifting to another place. Correct turf cutting techniques are crucial to...