Poe’s death is an unsolved mystery. This article present nine theories for the demise of this famous American writer.
How far did the stories of ancient gods and heroes spread? New evidence suggests that many ancient cultures may have overlapped even more than we realized.
Learn how Athena, the Greek goddess of wisdom, is more complex than many think with these facts about her story.
Watch the video and consider what the myth teaches us about science and nature.
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While robots and artificial intelligence may seem like recent concepts, some argue that those ideas originated in ancient Greece.
Historians still aren’t quite certain of vampires’ origins, but they have theories. Read more to find out what they are.
Turns out some of the afflictions in well-known fairy tales can be scientifically explained.
Curious about how the games first came to be? Watch the video to learn more.
A trail of bodies, seemingly left behind by the vampire-like Chupacabra, enabled one man to solve the mystery.
Learn about how the legend of Paul Bunyan began and how it continued to grow over the years.
Read about how ancient Greek medicine inspired many modern practices.
For decades, hundreds of people claimed to have seen the creature known as “bigfoot” or “sasquatch”. When examined logically, it the existence of this creature really plausible?
D’Aulnoy helped create the fairytale genre we know and enjoy today. Skim the article to find out some interesting facts about her life and work.
Robert France argues that mythical sea serpent sightings were probably marine animals tangled in fishing gear.
Watch this short video about the legendary Hindu princess Savitri and her devotion to her one true love.
Stories rooted in different traditions, time periods, and experiences appeal to families this holiday season.
Is the curse surrounding King Tut’s tomb real? Some people think so— read about why.
Consider what you’ve learned about Thanksgiving over the years. How does it compare to what is said in this video?
The recently released Mulan movie is actually based on an ancient ballad. Many debate whether this ballad is fact or fiction…