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The faces of the planet in the photo by David Lazar

16-11-2022

The faces of the planet in the photo by David Lazar

Travel photographer and musician from Australia David Lazar (David Lazar) — the author of thousands of wonderful pictures taken ...

Almost like 300 Spartans: How a squad of 21 Sikhs stopped an entire army

16-11-2022

Almost like 300 Spartans: How a squad of 21 Sikhs stopped an ...

Everyone knows about the feat of 300 Spartans, which still causes doubts among historians. But few of us know the real heroic ...

Like a wild people in Germany were accustomed to the vaunted German order

14-11-2022

Like a wild people in Germany were accustomed to the vaunted ...

It is known that the Germans — this is the most prone to the order and discipline nation on the planet. But, on the other ...

Harems of the Middle Kingdom: hierarchy, recorded sex and other "Chinese ceremonies"

13-11-2022

Harems of the Middle Kingdom: hierarchy, recorded sex and ...

Turkish and Persian harems are well known to everyone, many poems and novels have been written about them, as well as historical ...

The disappearing world of Sea Gypsies

13-11-2022

The disappearing world of Sea Gypsies

Photographer David Kashlikowski captured the life of the Bajo people — a tribe of nomadic seafarers who live in the seas between ...

Traditions of "family shaming": how wives in Russia called their spouses names

12-11-2022

Traditions of "family shaming": how wives in Russia called ...

Cute scold – only amuse themselves. This is what people say about family squabbles. Conflicts between close people, alas, happen ...

All Hindus Do IT, or a Real Indian Wedding

10-11-2022

All Hindus Do IT, or a Real Indian Wedding

Yulia Buruleva aka hirosima writes: "I brought a bunch of photos from India, from a very bright wedding of Deepshiki and Utsava in ...

Why do the Japanese live longer than everyone else?

10-11-2022

Why do the Japanese live longer than everyone else?

The Japanese are a very extraordinary people, sharply different from Europeans and even other Asians. Despite their frantic pace of ...

Forget about jeans and a love marriage: 10 rules of life for girls in a gypsy camp

09-11-2022

Forget about jeans and a love marriage: 10 rules of life for ...

Although we often encounter Gypsies in everyday life, we don't know much about them. These people still live according to the laws ...

Eskimo Karu Ashevak and his crazy but attractive figures of shamans and spirits

07-11-2022

Eskimo Karu Ashevak and his crazy but attractive figures of ...

Spirits play a big role in the life of the peoples of the North even today. Harsh living conditions give rise to no less cruel ...

Secrets of Eskimo women: tattoos on their faces, fur thongs and sex with strangers

07-11-2022

Secrets of Eskimo women: tattoos on their faces, fur thongs ...

All Eskimo men as one believe that the women of their people are the best. That is why Eskimos rarely associate their lives with ...

Ancient action movie: The incredible retreat of 10 thousand Greek mercenaries from Persia

07-11-2022

Ancient action movie: The incredible retreat of 10 thousand ...

One of the most interesting documents left by the ancient Greeks is a work called "The Anabasis of Cyrus", translated from the ...

Top 10 places to visit in South Africa

07-11-2022

Top 10 places to visit in South Africa

The Kalahari Desert. Hot deserts are not uncommon in Africa. The Kalahari has an extremely dry climate. The average temperature per ...

9 main varieties of Georgian wines

06-11-2022

9 main varieties of Georgian wines

We have collected the main varieties of Georgian wines — someone will remember the once beloved, but almost forgotten taste, and ...

John Smith or Chief White Wolf, the oldest Indian who allegedly lived 138 years

06-11-2022

John Smith or Chief White Wolf, the oldest Indian who ...

Chief White Wolf, aka John Smith, was a Native American from the Ojibwe tribe (also known as Ojibwa, Chippewa, or Salt) who lived ...

Why are dark-skinned blondes born in the Solomon Islands

06-11-2022

Why are dark-skinned blondes born in the Solomon Islands

The Solomon Islands is a small archipelago lost in the Pacific Ocean. It is inhabited by Melanesians — a dark-skinned people ...

6 of the most cruel tests that women from different countries of the world go to for the sake of beauty

06-11-2022

6 of the most cruel tests that women from different countries ...

The expression "victims of fashion" is firmly in use, although few people know the history of its appearance. Women have long ...

World war Bronze age: who won the first battle in European history

06-11-2022

World war Bronze age: who won the first battle in European ...

Historians believed that during the Bronze age, Northern Europe was a backward region. However, findings on the German river ...

10 grim border walls dividing the world

05-11-2022

10 grim border walls dividing the world

A mock-up of the "Wall" (the border on the West Bank of the Jordan River) was presented in London, and the public was asked to ...

Safe harbor: TOP of the safest countries in the world

05-11-2022

Safe harbor: TOP of the safest countries in the world

After a considerable amount of bad news about various bad situations in different states, one wants to either sit down and cry or ...

27 girls of mixed blood in their veins the blood of different races

05-11-2022

27 girls of mixed blood in their veins the blood of different ...

Beautiful people exist in all countries of the world, but agree that the most beautiful work of mixed blood. And now we'll prove it.

What kind of Chechen wedding actually happens

05-11-2022

What kind of Chechen wedding actually happens

We offer you to get acquainted with the traditions of the Chechen wedding, which is distinguished by a special color characteristic ...

Sex Education in China, or Why the Cultural Revolution Cannot Replace Sexual

05-11-2022

Sex Education in China, or Why the Cultural Revolution Cannot ...

Today, China is ahead of the entire planet in many areas. If somewhere the Celestial Empire is not yet in the top three, then we ...

For that, the last master of the knights Templar cursed the king of France, and how the curse has come true

05-11-2022

For that, the last master of the knights Templar cursed the ...

On January 21 1793, the French revolutionaries beheaded king Louis XVI of the Bourbon. Someone in the crowd shouted that the master ...

Modern X-Men: Why Nepalese people continue to mutate

05-11-2022

Modern X-Men: Why Nepalese people continue to mutate

This time the object of study of British researchers were Nepalese living at an altitude of more than 3.5 kilometers. It turned out ...

The Aztec god Xochipilli turned out to be the patron saint of vices and drug addiction

04-11-2022

The Aztec god Xochipilli turned out to be the patron saint of ...

If the ancient gods had a rather narrow specialization, then the American ones were famous for their diverse interests. The Aztecs, ...