Benefits of Celtic Sea Salt

Introduction: Celtic Sea Salt refers to a naturally occurring moist salt which is collected from the water of the Atlantic sea especially from the coast of Brittany in France. The salt is produced from the sea water using the Celtic…
History Of Diabetes

Diabetes is a disease with an history that stretches back to 1500 BCE. An Egyptian manuscript written in 1552 BC describes a disease characterised by frequent urination and this is believed to be a description of type 1 diabetes. The…
History Of Depression

What is depression? Depression is a mental condition that is characterised by feelings of severe dejection. A person suffering from depression may experience a low mood, intense sadness, loss of interest in daily activities, feelings of hopelessness and helplessness and…
History Of America

Among historians, it’s not completely clear whether America began at the time Columbus came to America or whether it began two centuries later in the 1600s. Historians who believe that America started with Colombus’ coming dwell more on the connection…
History Of Alcohol

Alcohol Alcohol is a beverage which is common across many cultures and geographical locations. From beer to wines and spirits, alcohol has been in consumption for a long time. Consumption of alcohol occurs majorly in social settings like pubs, clubs,…
Facts About Gettysburg

Gettysburg, in Adams County, Pennsylvania, was founded in the 1780’s by James Gettys. It was called Gettys-town but was renamed in 1800. It became the county seat of Adams County and was incorporated to the Union in 1806. The towns…
A Brief History of Photography

The word photography comes from the Greek words photo meaning light and graphein meaning to draw. Photography is therefore the art of drawing with light. The Precursors: The technique of drawing with light was known to the Chinese and the…
20 Interesting Facts About China

Tracing Back the “Red Dragon” The history of early Chinese empires is closely interrelated to the country’s emergence as a formidable power house. It started in 221 BC, with the First Emperor of Qin. Subsequently, the Han dynasty took over…
The History of Boxing

Boxing is as old as mankind itself: Man has an inborn right of self defense. The most natural method of self defense for any man is to use his hands and his fists in particular. Hence we can say that…
The History of Bowling

Bowling is as old as Mankind: Recreation and humanity have a very deep connection. Right since time immemorial, human beings have always felt the need to partake in recreational activities. Hunting animals was considered to be a recreational activity for…
History of Badminton

Early origins: To trace the history of badminton, one has to go back in time to the middle of the 19th century in British India, as the sub-continent was called then. This was a game played by the British garrison…