The War of Jenkins’ Ear

Transcript Throughout history, there have been many causes for wars. Surprise attacks, broken marriages, unpaid debts, and even, of course, good old greed.  However, an 18th-century war between Great Britain and Spain had perhaps the oddest genesis of all: a…

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The War of Jenkins’ Ear

Transcript Throughout history, there have been many causes for wars. Surprise attacks, broken marriages, unpaid debts, and even, of course, good old greed.  However, an 18th-century war between Great Britain and Spain had perhaps the oddest genesis of all: a…

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Tulipmania!

Transcript In the 17th century, the Netherlands was struck by the world’s first investment bubble. They weren’t investing in stocks or bonds or real estate. They were investing in…..tulip bulbs.  Tulip bulbs became a mania and even common people were…

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Kerala: India’s Home of Religions

India is one of the largest and most diverse countries in the world. It is home to over 1.6 billion people and over 23 major languages. Several of the largest religions in the world were founded in India as well.…

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Kerala: India’s Home of Religions

India is one of the largest and most diverse countries in the world. It is home to over 1.6 billion people and over 23 major languages. Several of the largest religions in the world were founded in India as well.…

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Papa Noel – Cajun Santa and His Alligators!

Christmas Tradition in Coastal Louisiana If you’ve ever been to Louisiana, you know that visiting the state can be like traveling a foreign country. The language, food, music, and traditions are so distinctive and unlike anything you will find elsewhere…

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Papa Noel – Cajun Santa and His Alligators!

Christmas Tradition in Coastal Louisiana If you’ve ever been to Louisiana, you know that visiting the state can be like traveling a foreign country. The language, food, music, and traditions are so distinctive and unlike anything you will find elsewhere…

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Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture

Last Updated on June 26, 2020OverviewThe Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture UNESCO World Heritage Site is a collection of four cultural and natural sites on the islands of Ibiza and Formentera.It is unique among world heritage sites in that there is…

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The Most Dominant Athlete Ever

Last Updated on July 3, 2020 Question: Who is the most dominant athlete of all time?It’s an interesting question and one which has started endless pub debates. Is that a basketball player like Michael Jordan, a baseball player like Babe…

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