September 7, 2022
If you’ve looked for a job recently, you’ve probably encountered the personality test. You may also have wondered if it was backed by scientific research.
March 15, 2022
Everybody remembers that the Ides of March was the day Julius Caesar was assassinated. But what does it mean, and why that day?
September 18, 2022
The failed campaign to put Lady Arbella Stuart in the line of succession began with a matchmaking scheme between her two grandmothers.
June 7, 2022
Generally lazy, often friendly, the dogs of India know how to relax.
October 6, 2022
As a lady-in-waiting to the Queen of England, Frances Stuart was known as much for her ability to fend off the advances of King Charles II as for her beauty.
April 6, 2022
Confronted with discrimination and violence, gangs evolve and serve members differently, even when patterned after existing groups.
October 3, 2022
Dragons began life as snakes, but natural historians gradually began describing them in more fantastical ways.
November 14, 2022
Finding valuable treasure underwater is more complicated than “finders keepers, losers weepers.” Competing maritime laws govern the recovered riches.