Africa

What Cairo looked like in 1910

11-09-2021

What Cairo looked like in 1910

These color photos were taken in Cairo in 1910, when it was growing rapidly. More precisely, these are slides painted by hand, on ...

Ubang is a unique village in Nigeria, where men and women speak different languages

10-09-2021

Ubang is a unique village in Nigeria, where men and women ...

They say that women are aliens from Venus, and men are from Mars. Nowhere is this more obvious than in Ubang – a unique peasant ...

Why did Europeans eat Egyptian mummies during the Middle Ages

06-09-2021

Why did Europeans eat Egyptian mummies during the Middle Ages

Europeans have not always been enlightened. During the Middle Ages, the Italian, French, and German nobility ate the powdered ...

Standing before pyramids and had a different head: what secrets associated with the Egyptian Sphinx

05-09-2021

Standing before pyramids and had a different head: what ...

Length Egyptian Sphinx of 70 meters and a height of 20 meters. These dimensions make it the largest on the planet monument, carved ...

The King of bees is an African who is not afraid of stinging insects

05-09-2021

The King of bees is an African who is not afraid of stinging ...

If you have ever been bitten by bees in your life, you will always remember how strong this pain is. The photo of a resident of ...

Bloody upbringing: Life inside the secret communities of Sierra Leone is full of perversions and pain

05-09-2021

Bloody upbringing: Life inside the secret communities of ...

Cruelty is the norm of life for African tribes living in Sierra Leone. Rituals based on blood and pain have accompanied members of ...

Relatives refused an African woman who gave birth to a baby with a head in the shape of a pear

04-09-2021

Relatives refused an African woman who gave birth to a baby ...

Her husband and relatives turned away from Bajeneza Liberata from Rwanda after she gave birth to a child with an unusual head ...

Treasures of Ghana how did the glory of the Gold Coast

01-09-2021

Treasures of Ghana how did the glory of the Gold Coast

When in the XV century the first Portuguese landed their ships to the shores of Ghana, they were amazed by the amount of gold. It ...

10 stunning views of the desert from the air

31-08-2021

10 stunning views of the desert from the air

Photographer George Steimets flew a motorized paraglider over deserts around the world, from China to Africa and Antarctica, and ...

The animal kingdom, as you have not seen it yet: racing, fighting and tenderness

30-08-2021

The animal kingdom, as you have not seen it yet: racing, ...

These breathtaking images reflect the life of animals in the wild. The author of the works is a South African photographer Wim Van ...

Stone Forest in Madagascar

25-08-2021

Stone Forest in Madagascar

The Tsingi du Bemaraha Nature Reserve is located on the west coast of Madagascar and is famous for its amazing stone forest. The ...

He died for more than a day: an American shot a lion with a bow in the reserve for 2 million

20-08-2021

He died for more than a day: an American shot a lion with a ...

Nowadays, people with money can do anything, and if something is impossible, then you just need to pay a little more. An American ...

The city of Orania is an example of white self-organization in the conditions of black racism

19-08-2021

The city of Orania is an example of white self-organization ...

Since 1994, there has been a small town called Orania on the territory of South Africa. It is inhabited exclusively by white ...

Toma Sankara is the only honest president in history who was killed by his best friend

05-08-2021

Toma Sankara is the only honest president in history who was ...

Once the African state of Burkina Faso was called Upper Volta and was an overseas territory of France. In the late 50s, Paris gave ...

Corruption in the heavenly office: the pastor collected money from parishioners to bribe angels

03-08-2021

Corruption in the heavenly office: the pastor collected money ...

It has long been noticed that African ministers of worship are the most direct and resourceful on the planet. Recently, the story ...

How does the Cairo "empire of scavengers" live, dictating its will to the Egyptian authorities

01-08-2021

How does the Cairo "empire of scavengers" live, dictating its ...

About 25 million people live in Cairo and its suburbs. The Egyptian capital can compete with small European states in terms of ...

The fate of the amazing beauty she had one of Fuad, the last Princess of Egypt

27-07-2021

The fate of the amazing beauty she had one of Fuad, the last ...

It was called the girl gift, blue-eyed Venus, the Eastern pearl. Fawzia Fuad went down in history as the last Princess of Egypt, ...

The secret of two brothers who stole 254 billion rubles in cryptocurrency and bought passports on a distant island

26-07-2021

The secret of two brothers who stole 254 billion rubles in ...

Two brothers who committed the largest theft of bitcoins, acquired citizenship on a remote Pacific island a few months before their ...

Apartments are not for the faint of heart: a cottage next to the lions is for rent

25-07-2021

Apartments are not for the faint of heart: a cottage next to ...

What entrepreneurs do not do to attract tourists. Hotels made of ice and snow, located under water and on the tops of trees, are no ...

Madagascar is ours: Peter I's secret expedition to Africa

24-07-2021

Madagascar is ours: Peter I's secret expedition to Africa

With the beginning of the era of Great geographical Discoveries, Spain and Portugal rushed to saw the world, establishing their ...

The life of a giraffe is a daily hell and all because of the long neck

23-07-2021

The life of a giraffe is a daily hell and all because of the ...

These animals are, without exaggeration, is known to us from early childhood — we saw them in cartoons, zoos, in the alphabet ...

Photographer from South Africa inspire the untouched nature... and panic attacks

22-07-2021

Photographer from South Africa inspire the untouched ...

The condition as a panic attack can hardly be called pleasant. But unexplained feeling of anxiety or even panic, unreasonable ...

Love polygons, and the death of superstition: the primitive reality of a tribe of pygmies

22-07-2021

Love polygons, and the death of superstition: the primitive ...

You would think that in today's world there is no place to wild customs? Sorry, you're wrong: the life of the pygmies of the Congo ...

7 wild traditions of the wedding night in the Third World countries

20-07-2021

7 wild traditions of the wedding night in the Third World ...

What kind of wedding traditions do not happen! The Scots pour dirty slush over the bride, some peoples of India have decided to get ...

The circumcision ritual: how men become in Kenya

16-07-2021

The circumcision ritual: how men become in Kenya

All schools in western Kenya are closed for exactly one month. This is the time when teenage boys enter the adult world. Before ...

Big growth — big difficulties: how one of the tallest people in the world suffers

11-07-2021

Big growth — big difficulties: how one of the tallest ...

One of the tallest people in the world is now fighting for life in a London orphanage. The height of Hussein Bisad is 2.32 m. A ...