The world is mourning the untimely passing of actor Chadwick Boseman. Known for his roles in blockbuster films including Black Panther, he died after a private, four-year-long battle with colon cancer. According to a statement posted to his Twitter on Friday, August 28, Boseman “died in his home, with his wife and family by his side.
Google already teaches us many things, like how to properly cut a pineapple.
Sunday August 9th marked 100 days since the last known community transmission of the coronavirus in New Zealand.
As the coronavirus pandemic has changed the way businesses operate, many are getting creative so that they can continue to serve their customers. And in Florence, several are taking advantage of old technology to keep everyone protected. Italy, which was hit early by the pandemic, quickly shut the country down in early March. This meant that only delivery or, in some areas, take away was available.
A little over a year after a fire raged through Notre-Dame Cathedral, its famous organ is getting a makeover.
As some cities get back to life after the coronavirus lockdown, they're having to come up with innovative ways to...
History was recently made in the U.S. Navy. In early July, Lieutenant Junior Grade (LTJG) Swegle became the first Black woman to ever become a tactical jet pilot. Her friend, Alissa (aka @paigealissa), tweeted a photo of LTJG Swegle posing in front of a jet after completing her last scheduled flight. In addition to that photo, Alissa also shared a picture of LTJG Swegle getting sprayed with water—a time-honored tradition to celebrate the accomplishment.
From a German café using pool noodle hats to a Dutch restaurant housing its patrons inside personal greenhouses, establishments all...
With the passing of Milton Glaser, the world has lost a legend.
The allure of ancient artifacts has intrigued historians and art historians alike, but rarely do archaeologists come across age-old remnants that have survived thousands of years in near-mint condition. In 1948, a women's boot, featuring intricately bedazzled patterns, was discovered in Siberia's Altai mountains alongside other important finds—including jewelry, food, and weapons.
The restoration of centuries-old paintings is vital in preserving cultural heritage.
Barcelona's opera house has celebrated its reopening to the public since the coronavirus pandemic put the world at a standstill,...