Athens vs. Sparta: The History of the Peloponnesian War

Athens vs. Sparta: The History of the Peloponnesian War 1

Monumental advances in math, science, philosophy, government, literature, and art have made the Ancient Greeks the envy of world’s past and present. The Greeks gave us democracy, the scientific method, geometry, and so many more building blocks of civilization that it’s hard to imagine where we would be without them. However, images of Ancient Greece …

Read more

Ancient Egyptian Gods and Goddesses Pantheon: The Mythology of the Nubian Deities

Ancient Egyptian Gods and Goddesses

The Ancient Egyptians capture the attention of even the most casual student of history. Not only is Egypt credited with being one of the oldest civilizations in the world, and perhaps one of the birthplaces of the human race. But their civilization remains alive today. The Great Pyramids of Giza are still considered one of …

Read more

Ancient Persia: From the Achaemenid Empire to the History of Iran

Ancient Persia: From the Achaemenid Empire to the History of Iran 3

Iran is the world’s 18th most populous country, and it’s a major player in both Middle Eastern and world politics. However, most mentions of Iran in the news focus on some of the many problems the country is facing, such as its controversial nuclear program, undemocratic government, and harsh gender divide. But Iran, or Persia, …

Read more

The Complete History of Social Media: A Timeline of the Invention of Online Networking

The Complete History of Social Media: A Timeline of the Invention of Online Networking 4

Social media has become an integral part of all of our lives. We use it to connect with friends and family, to catch up on current events, and, perhaps most importantly, to entertain ourselves. This is why just under 70 percent of Americans, and more than 2.6 billion active users globally, use social networking sites. However, this …

Read more

iPhone History: Every Generation in Timeline Order 2007 – 2021

iPhone History: Every Generation in Timeline Order 2007 – 2021 6

Every generation or two, a technological advancement is made that is so significant it radically changes the foundation, direction, and momentum of society. The car, telephone, airplane, television, personal computer, and the internet have all dramatically shifted the very structure of modern society, opening up possibilities undreamed of before their creation and dramatically shifting the …

Read more