Ancient History & Civilizations

33 Unknown Facts about Pompeii Destruction

Pompeii, aka The city of the Dead is one of the most visited archaeological sites, but do you know that it remained lost for centuries after it was buried by the great eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD? The city is perhaps the most well known places today, but there are many unknown facts

13 Things You Don’t Know About Eva Braun

Eva Braun was not just another pretty face who latched herself to the infamous Adolf Hitler. Though she was a little na├»ve when she first got involved with him, but later she ensured to make a strong footing in Hitler’s life and circle. Historians consider her to be a great disappointment as she had no

13 Oldest and Ancient Civilizations of the World

The present is built on the past, and we, the people of the 21st century, owe much of our existence to the ancient civilizations that dotted the globe centuries ago. As interesting it is to document the artefacts and lifestyles of these societies, each layer spurts out interesting facts about the times the ancient people

15 Marie Curie Facts You Should Know

Who was Marie Curie, and what exactly did she do? Well, if you wish to know more about her, read these 15 Marie Curie facts to know about her life, her inventions and discoveries and her awards. Born in 1867, Marie Curie was a pioneer chemist and physicist. Europe’s first woman recipient of a PhD,

13 Awesome Siberian Mysteries

Siberia happens to be one of the most sparsely populated areas in the world. The density of population is only 3 people per kilometer. The place covers around 77 percent of Russia, but inhabits only 27 percent of the country’s population. It is famous for the Siberian mysteries, which captivate the imagination of many. The

15 Ancient Greek Philosophers and Their Contributions

Modern day mankind must thank these great ancient Greek philosophers that introduced a fresh outlook to humanity and helped them see the world and life from a different perspective rather than relying blindly on myths and folklore to arrive at conclusions. The post today will throw a deep light on the amazing 15 Greek philosophers

15 Most Bizarre Deaths in the Ancient World

Though there are numerous ways in which a man can die, here we have highlighted 15 bizarre deaths that take death stories to an all new level. Many historical leaders, kings, queens and commoners met their final destination in a rather unusual and mysterious manner. The following is a list of curious and unusual deaths

15 Julius Caesar Facts You Might Not Be Aware Of

Do you wish to know some startling Julius Caesar facts that you didn’t know previously? Well, today is your lucky day as we are about to present a cool collection of amazing and little known facts about this greatest strategist and emperors of ancient times. Julius Caesar has been a topic of study in school