Wondrous Stories

The Legendary Fountain of Youth

11 January 2024
Fountain of Youth
Once upon a time in a far-off land, there existed a legendary fountain rumoured to possess the power to restore youth and vitality to anyone who drank from its magical waters. The tale of the Fountain of Youth had been passed down through generations, captivating the hearts and minds of people far and wide. It was said that the fountain was hidden deep within a lush, enchanted forest, guarded by mystical creatures and elusive spirits.


2 January 2024
Looking on the bright side could be the secret to a long and prosperous life, according to a bunch of researchers in the USA. They discovered that those with a sunnier disposition are more likely to live longer and achieve "exceptional longevity," reaching a ripe old age of 85 or more. But hold on, what exactly is this optimism we're talking about?

The Yanomami Tribe’s Healthy Blood Pressure Levels

17 December 2023
Yanomami Tribe
The colourful Yanomami people are like a fascinating blend of wisdom and ancient culture! Picture a tribe that possesses the ability to make the gods chuckle with their cleverness. These brainy folks are renowned for their quick tongues and sharp minds, making them masters of storytelling and wordplay. They can turn a simple conversation into a hilarious spectacle that leaves everyone in stitches (including the gods themselves!).

Miron Glass - Ancient Purity Storage

28 November 2023
Miron Glass - Ancient Purity Storage
Throughout the ages, our resourceful ancestors faced the challenge of preserving food, water, and medicines. They ingeniously turned to the bountiful treasures of nature, crafting vessels from stone, tree bark, branches, leaves, grasses, and even animal hides. These creations, organic and gentle, safeguarded their precious contents with resilience and elegance.

Superstition throughout History

14 November 2023
Superstition throughout History
I like to describe it as the delightful quirk that has haunted humanity since ancient times. Superstition, it seems we just can't resist its whimsical allure. From the Egyptians to the Greeks and Romans, superstition has wormed its way into the hearts and minds of people across the globe. You have to hand it to those ancient civilisations as they really knew how to spice up their lives with a touch of the supernatural. Let's start with the Egyptians, those fine connoisseurs of afterlife adventures.