When we think of iconic landmarks, manmade structures are usually the first ones that come to mind. However, natural wonders like Mount Fuji in Japan and the Grand Canyon in the United States are so well known that they are also symbolic of their countries. In the UK, the Sycamore Gap Tree—named after its position between two hills—was one such landmark.
For many Americans, Costco is the go-to store for bulk purchases of food and household items.
In May, the whole world watched as the Writers Guild of America went on strike.
All languages have nuances. Though we may study grammar and vocabulary in school, languages are not set in stone—they are alive. It's this evolving quality that allows us to build new terms that best express our current reality or add new meanings to the words we already have. This mutation of speech goes even further, constructing new dialects as a result of an ever-changing society.
Bob Ross holds a special place in America's heart.
Embed from Getty Images The Mexican congress was recently presented with something rarely displayed in a venue meant for legislation—the...
One of the top contemporary painters in the world, Fernando Botero, has died at the age of 91. Known for depicting voluptuous figures in both his paintings and sculptures, Botero challenged the trends to build a unique style that propelled him to stardom.
With working from home and hybrid working becoming increasingly more common, it seems as though fewer professionals are opting for...
It's fairly common to find unusual and rather old objects at a thrift store, but sometimes thrifters strike gold.
Exploring the unknown can be a risky business. For the 129 members of the Franklin Expedition in 1845, led by Sir John Franklin, adventure turned deadly. All are known or thought to have perished in the icy landscape of the Arctic, leaving behind an enduring mystery as to what exactly happened.
Mississippi-born musician Jimmy Buffett has died at the age of 76.
Actor Ron Cephas Jones, best known for his role on the TV show This Is Us, has died at the...