Get to know the legend of the king known as Prester John, whose myth would impact the decisions of European leaders for 400 years. &...
Dive into the German tale of Godfather Death and his godson, the doctor who tries to master mortality. — A husband and wife we...
Explore the life and works of Simone de Beauvoir, the author of “The Second Sex” and existentialist philosopher who influenced early...
Dive into the Egyptian myth of Isis, a powerful goddess protecting her son from her murderous brother with the help of seven scorpio...
Learn the history of Viking runes, the ancient Norse language of symbols that make up an alphabet called the futhark. — With t...
Follow the legend of Parvati, the Hindu mother of the natural world, as she disappears from Earth and reemerges as Annapurna, the go...
Learn how Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin, and how the antibiotic has changed medicine and the treatment of infections. R...
Get to know the life of West African revolutionary Thomas Sankara, and his pursuit of liberating Burkina Faso from colonial rule. ...