A few popular theories on the origins of England's famous folk hero
The Vikings struck terror into the hearts of Europeans, but in the Middle East they were viewed in an entirely different light.
How did ancient cultures react to the raw power of meteorites? One would assume that they were in awe of the falling rocks, and there is plenty of evidence to suggest that was indeed the case.
Ancient Egyptian records make mention of a land called Punt, describing it as a land of riches and wonders. Where was this mysterious land, if it even existed?
An overview of the Ancient Sumerians – forerunners of the powerful and influential Babylonian Empire
The political structures that governed Japan and Europe during the Middle Ages had some interesting parallels, but there were also some important differences
Some examples of national football sides that won a place in world cup history, without ever having won the trophy itself.