Whenever the climate cooled, our hominin ancestors would set up shop in the Arabian Peninsula and vanish again when the planet warmed up.
Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes is often labeled a quintessential Spanish artist, but his allegiance may well have lied with the French Enlightenment instead.
Searching for happiness in the midst of personal or societal crises are nothing new.
Does history have a grand narrative, or is it just a random walk to no place in particular? And is the world as we know it about to change?
In ancient Greece, the Olympics were never solely about the athletes themselves.
Long before Alexandria became the center of Egyptian trade, there was Thônis-Heracleion. But then it sank.
Smallpox was nothing new in 1721.