The arrival of the internet has revolutionised the search for relatives and ancestors. No more lurking around in a damp and dusty archive. Of course, there is a certain amount of this which... Read more
The Ancient Peruvians valued the shape of the human head, with a teardrop shape to the skull prized as a mark of status. They were not the only ancient races to hold this belief. Peoples of... Read more
Well no, it would seem that Noah’s ark was actually round, circular to be precise, described as a coracle, albeit a very big one. A coracle is a small, round lightweight boat still in use to... Read more
In 1931, a manuscript called, ‘Barracoon: The Story of the Last ‘Black Cargo’ by Zora Neale Hurston was refused publication and then languished unseen for the next 87 years in a dusty archiv... Read more
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