How much of Assassin's Creed: Origins, set in ancient Egypt, is factually based? Can any cultural learning come out of playing it? This author leaps off the cliffs of Memphis to find out.
Author: Lianne Oonwalla
Halloween: A History
Continuing the theme of the spookiest time of year, let's explore the origins of October's favourite holiday: Halloween.
A History of Witches
Step into a metaphorical house of horrors as we explore the history of witches in Europe.
Who invented time?
Let's answer the question we've all asked ourselves at some point in our lives. Allons-y!
The Two Towers of Humboldthain
The towering bunkers of Volkspark Humboldthain are a glaring reminder of Berlin's war-ridden past, but these landscaped lawns pose a fine balance between beauty and beastly.
What Lies Beneath
From beautiful castles to crystalline lakes, Slovenia has plenty to offer its visitors. But there's more to the country than meets the eye...
Digging Deeper: The Women of the Ore Mountains
What roles did women play in the historic mining societies of Saxony? Let's find out!