Leading up to the summer Olympics in Tokyo, the energy around Simone Biles’ gymnastic performances was palpable. People couldn’t wait to watch her epic routines. And as an athlete who tends to win everything she does, it was widely speculated that she’d come out on top in all of her events.
Watching some of the world’s greatest athletes perform superhuman feats is a beloved pastime and there's no better way to...
In recent years, many major sports league teams have garnered significant backlash for their outdated—and often racist—team names and logos.
British diver Tom Daley won his first Olympic gold medal at the Tokyo 2020 games in the synchronized 10-meter diving competition. The accomplishment, achieved alongside his diving partner Matty Lee, breaks a 21-year-long winning streak held by China. While the win is reason enough for Daley to celebrate, he’s using the moment to speak on LGBTQ+ visibility at the Olympic games.
One of the most expensive—and often most wasteful—aspects of weddings are the flowers.
Pop music superstar Pink is standing up for the Norwegian women’s beach handball team after they protested sexist uniform rules.
Barnacles are a particularly sticky type of crustacean that love to attach themselves to hard surfaces such as rocks and ships. However, sometimes, the marine creatures also adhere to the shells of sea turtles. A single barnacle doesn’t harm a turtle and will usually go unnoticed; however, if too many barnacles attach themselves to the turtle’s shell, it can cause serious problems.
Growing up with a developmental disorder can be very difficult.
Whether you’re a fan of anime or not, chances are you’ve heard of or seen the animated films of Studio...
As museums around the world struggle with repatriating objects taken through theft, colonial influence, and cultural looting, important items are slowly making their way back to where they belong. Among these culturally significant artifacts is an embroidered leather shirt which once belonged to Chief Daniel Hollow Horn Bear (Mato He Oklogeca) of the Teton Lakota. The shirt has been in the collections of the Weltkulturen Museum in Frankfurt, Germany for over 100 years.
On July 8, 2021, Zaila Avant-garde took home the top prize as the winner of the prestigious Scripps National Spelling...
After a century away from their Central American home, 1,305 artifacts are returning to Costa Rica.