Father stares at severed hand and foot of his daughter, punishment for failing the rubber quota, 1904

A Congolese man stares at the severed hand and foot of his five-year-old daughter as punishment for failing to make the daily rubber quota, in Belgian Congo, 1904. This photo was taken by Alice Seeley Harris. The man was...

 

What Is The Best Way To Send Money Home During A Pandemic?

As the COVID-19 pandemic is ravaging the globe and bringing many everyday life challenges to various communities, people who are away from their loved ones are looking for ways to support them.

 

Soccer’s Most Iconic Video Games of All Time

For most soccer-mad fans, video games were one of the first touchpoints of the sport as youngsters.

 

What Sweden Looked Like Over 110 Years Ago

This beautiful collection of old photographs from Swedish National Heritage Board captured Sweden from over 100 years ago. You are about to see town views, city environments, harbors, streets, palaces, dwelling houses, railway...

 

Warship Evaded the Enemy by Disguising Itself as an Island (1942)

Dutch warship HNLMS Abraham Crijnssen blending in with the environment (1942) Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons During World War II, the Japanese fleet completely crushed a combined Dutch-American-Australian-British fleet at...

 

Wolf Sanctuary in Norway That Lets You Watch the Northern Lights While Cuddling With Wolves

Polar Park A wolf isn’t the kind of animal you’d fantasize about cuddling, or even let one anywhere near you. But in this incredible wolf sanctuary in Norway, that’s exactly what tourists and locals sign up for....

 
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