How Sailing Happened

How Sailing Happened

How Sailing Happened Boats are something humanity has had in some shape or form for thousands of years. Ships allowed for consistent trade between not only cities in the same country, but between entire nations across rivers, seas, lakes, and oceans. Boats developed...
How Stuff Happened: Alcohol

How Stuff Happened: Alcohol

How Stuff Happened: Alcohol Cheers to the New Year! The first topic to kick off our “How Stuff Happened” series is alcohol. Though everyone knows what it is and many have tried it, few know how it actually came to be. Numerous cultures have developed some type of...
Sunrise Seems Late

Sunrise Seems Late

Sunrise Seems Late   The winter months are filled with many different holidays. Some of these holidays and events are religious, some are historic, and some are just for fun. There are older events that are based on the movements of the sun, moon, and stars. One...
Pass the Cranberry Sauce

Pass the Cranberry Sauce

Pass the Cranberry Sauce Most schools in America celebrate Thanksgiving. School lunchrooms cook turkey and potatoes, and children learn about Thanksgiving history. Normally, these lessons are full of cheerful stories about sharing and love. Since November is American...