History

Benefits of Celtic Sea Salt

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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&hellip

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History Of Diabetes

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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&hellip

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History Of Depression

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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&hellip

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History Of America

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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&hellip

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History Of Alcohol

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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&hellip

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Facts About Gettysburg

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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&hellip

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A Brief History of Photography

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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&hellip

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A Brief History of the Communications Revolution: The Internet

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In 1957, the then Soviet Union launched the Sputnik satellite. Cold War rival the USA, perceived this launch as a threat to US scientific and technological supremacy. In a swift reaction the US Defence Department&hellip

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From Toy to Airplane: A Brief History of Kites

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Kites have been around for the last 3000 years. The humble kite is one of man’s most versatile inventions. It has been put to all kinds of uses. Espionage has been successfully conducted using kites,&hellip

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Facts About the Unpopular Greek God of Brutality – Ares

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Mt Olympus, the highest peak in Greece (2,917 m) was considered, by the Ancient Greeks to be the abode of the gods and the seat of Zeus. Homer in his epic Odyssey descried the pure&hellip

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History, Advantages, and Disadvantages of High Heels

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While it may not be possible to confirm the exact time of the invention of high-heeled shoes, there is some notable information on the early users of high-heeled shoes as detailed in this brief history.&hellip

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20 Interesting Facts About China

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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,&hellip

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The History of Boxing

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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.&hellip

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The History of Bowling

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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&hellip

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History of Badminton

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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&hellip

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