Roman and Greek Mythology Names: Gods, Planets. The gods’ names, pictures, descriptions, and the planets named after them. Influence on astrology.
Gypsies have been in England for centuries. But where did they come from? And why were they treated so badly? Plus Maggie Finch the first Gypsy Queen.
In Kerala of southwest India lives an indigenous people, called the Nayar. They are known for having a highly complex and intriguing culture. The Nayar are a warrior caste who follow matrilineal dissention and are said to practice polygyny. (Nowak & Laird, 2010) Their villages are primarily...
We take a look at the legend of a spirit of a German soldier that is said to haunt a tank museum in Dorset.
This wonderful world is built up of so many different beliefs and cultures. Some, we were even uncertain existed until recent times. Tribes live on and are strong in the cultures of various countries. Rich diversity and teachings stem from the ages...
The mythology and folklore of the dogs of Wales. There's more than you'd think! As originally published in The Celtic Guide.
Many may be surprised to know that human brain is also a social organ. That is why the term social brain has been applied to its some specific parts. Social brain can be defined as parts of the brain
Follow the fascinating history of Middle Eastern facial and body tattoos. Found mainly among the Algerian and Moroccan nomadic Berber tribes, although no longer common, the symbols remain in crafts.
Two-tailed mermaids, sirens and melusines.
Bipedalism, as defined by the Oxford dictionary of archaeology, is “the habit of walking on two feet”, and was one of the first features to evolve that define humans as a species, and a member of the genus Homo. Humans, and their ancestors, are...