LA's quintessential sign did not always represent fame and fortune. Learn the history of the Hollywood sign and how it became the symbol it is today.
The pretzel has had a twisted path from Germany to becoming the global snack food it is today. Read pretzel history and pretzel facts in this post!
An article on globalism, humanism, and becoming a better traveler rather than an "imperialist tourist," by a Georgia State University professor.
In shredding “Girl With Balloon,” Banksy, by destroying art, seems to be pointing to a central absurdity of his graffiti art being treated as fine art.
Instead of overreacting to minor slights, it’s healthier to just say, "pyt." The Danish word "pyt" is a great, short interjection for saying, "oh well."
Why does Swiss cheese have holes? It's a question likely from your childhood, and now a food science professor has the answers for you in this article!
Depending on where you’re from, you say words like ‘basil’ a specific way. UMBC Professor Christine Mallinson gives us more on pronunciation differences.
As coronavirus spreads, public health officials are placing responsibility on individuals to help slow the pandemic. Social distancing is the way to do it.
With coronavirus at the front of everyone's minds, we wonder, does screening travelers for disease and infection help? An epidemiology expert gives answers.
For the adventurous minds of travelers, whether solo backpacker or once-a-year vacationer, introspection and philosophy are great travel companions.