How Paper Happened

How Paper Happened

How Paper Happened By Hannah Ludlow The Origin of Paper Paper as we know it originated in China a little over 2,000 years ago. The pulp of fibrous plants such as rattan, hemp, bamboo, rice straw, and mulberry were dried in thin sheets, creating paper. Paper technology...
How Plumbing Happened

How Plumbing Happened

How Plumbing Happened Plumbing is one of the many things we don’t think about very often, but what would life be without it? Plumbing has had many fluctuations throughout history. Humans invented running water and sewage systems fairly early on all over the world....
How Cheese Happened

How Cheese Happened

How Cheese Happened By Hannah Ludlow Mozzarella, gouda, Brie, provolone, pepper jack, camembert, and queso blanco are among hundreds of cheeses found worldwide are made and enjoyed every day. The rate at which we eat cheese is astonishing. In 2019 alone, the European...
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...