History

“Those who do not learn history are doomed to repeat it.” This infamous quote is known by pretty much everyone. But just how much history do you actually know? Certainly, you know the basics, but there is even much left to be learned about those.

With a topic like history, there are hours of facts here that will be both educational and mind-blowing!

Weird things people did during the victorian era

10 Weird Things People Did During The Victorian Era

Shash Wighton
Aug 11, 2022

The Victorian era was named after UK's Queen Victoria. It lasted from 1837 to 1901. We know the period consisted of beautiful dresses, but they also paired them with hats with taxidermied birds. Keep reading for more weird things people did during this time.

Ferocious facts about dinosaurs

100 Fun Facts About Dinosaurs That’ll Blow Your Mind

Shash Wighton
Jul 26, 2022

Dinosaurs roamed Earth as far back as over 230 million years ago. There are incredibly over 900 species identified so far, and that list is expected to grow. Take a step back in time with us as we discover dinosaurs with these 100 facts!

8 Interesting Facts About The Yakuza

8 Mind-Blowing Facts About The Yakuza

Shash Wighton
Jul 21, 2022

The Yakuza has always been featured as gangsters with many tattoos on popular media. But what do we really know about these centuries-old factions? For one, being a member of the Yakuza isn't illegal. Keep reading to learn more mind-blowing facts about them.

Independence Day Facts

15 Interesting Facts About Independence Day

Donella Crigger
Jul 4, 2022

Independence Day, or the 4th of July, has always been synonymous with fireworks, celebrations, and parades. But aside from watching fireworks and enjoying a barbecue with friends and family, what do we really know about the holiday? Keep reading to learn facts about Independence Day to impress your friends!

Queen of England Powers

10 Incredible Powers That The Queen Of England Has

Jamie Ward
Jun 4, 2022

Being the Queen of the UK definitely has a lot of perks. She can command the British Armed Forces, travel with no need for a passport, and even has two different birthday celebrations! Which of these powers would you want to have the most?

Fun Facts About Ninjas

8 Strange Facts About Ninjas

Shash Wighton
Apr 28, 2022

We often think of ninjas when someone mentions Japan. But you would be surprised to know that real ninjas are far from the depiction of them in modern comics, films, and literature. Here are 8 strange facts about ninjas that you didn't know.

Facts about Michelangelo

10 Magnificent Facts About Michelangelo

Becca Marsh
Apr 10, 2022

Michelangelo was born March 6, 1475, and died February 18, 1564. He is one of the most influential sculptors of all time and is most famed for this art in the Sistine Chapel. Let's unravel the fascinating story of Michelangelo with these ten fun facts.

Are mermaids real?

Are Mermaids Real?

Becca Marsh
May 20, 2021

Mermaids are female Merfolk and are known for having a fishtail and human female upper body. They have been mentioned for hundreds of years but are they real, and have they ever existed? Let's venture deep below the surface and take a closer look.

A history of bicycles

A Brief History Of Bicycles

Becca Marsh
Apr 21, 2021

Traditionally bicycles are two-wheeled and self-propelled modes of transport. The first design of one was back in 1817 and was created by Karl von Drais. Bicycles have come a long way since then and come in many different forms. Here is a short history to get you up to speed.

Criminals who could still be out there

7 Criminals Who Could Still Be Out There Today

Jack De Graaf
Nov 18, 2021

While many of the most dangerous people around are locked up behind bars, some of the most infamous criminals could still be at large out in the community - meaning an attack could happen at any moment. Here are 7 such persons to look out for!

The first homeless shelters

The Bizarre Story Of The First Homeless Shelter

Jack De Graaf
Mar 23, 2021

Some of the oldest homeless shelters in the world were run by The Salvation Army, London, UK, way back in the 1800s. Accommodation here was cheap at just 1 penny to 4 pennies, but they were far from luxurious. Here's a closer look at what those pennies would afford you.

30 facts all about Joe Biden

30 Presidential Facts About Joe Biden

Becca Marsh
Apr 10, 2022

Joe Biden, born November 20, 1942, in Scranton, Pennsylvania is the 46th President of the United States of America. Biden has a long history of working in politics and has helped create life-changing laws. Here are the top 30 facts we could find all about him.