Miscellaneous History

13 Notorious Witches in History

We all have heard of witches. Sometimes in Halloween tales, sometimes in movies and sometimes in books; witches are a very common part of horror stories. Even though, many believe that witches are fictional and a part of one’s imagination, they are definitely for real. During the 16th and 17th century, witch-hunting was common practice

13 Magna Carta Facts You Might Not Know

Magna Carta happens to be one of the most important documents in history. Signed by King John of England, it is believed that this document has been the basis of human rights, the American Declaration of Independence and other related important documents. The document marked its 800th birthday in 2014. Also known as the Great

21 Scary Torture Methods For Females

Women have been victims of subjugation and control by men since time immemorial. Reading through history, you will most likely chance upon ghastly cases where females have been tortured to death. In most cases, tortures were inflicted on women for reasons like witch craft, murder, blasphemy and also for suppression of sexuality. The methods of

Explore 33 Surprising Facts about Viking Age

Where did the Vikings come from? This one question haunts each one of us that has had an interest in Norse culture and has grown up with many a riveting stories about their gods like Odin and Thor. So…for the answer…Vikings were seafarers who came from Scandinavia between the late 8th century to early 11th

15 Interesting Facts About Norse Mythology

Norse mythology is rich, its vast, its intriguing and can take a considerable amount of time to study and understand it thoroughly. If you are a comics fan and are a die hard fanatic of Thor, the Lightening God, you would know something about the many riveting stories about Norse folklore. Norse was the culture