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Did the Chinese Discover America Before Columbus?

In 2002, British author Gavin Menzies published a book titled 1421: The Year China Discovered America. As the name suggests, the book postulates that Chinese...

The Leshan Giant Buddha Weeps at the Crimes Against God and Humanity

The world's largest and tallest stone Buddha statue, the Leshan Giant Buddha, is located at the Lingyun Mountain’s Qifeng Peak, which is located at...

A Beggar With Supernormal Powers Made a Painted Dragon Come Alive

There is a Chinese medicine shop called Zhu Yangxin in Dajing alley of Hangzhou City. According to legend, there used to be a lame...

From The Earth’s Core: The Famous Hope Diamond

The Hope Diamond is one of the most famous jewels in the world. Believed to have originated in India, it is currently exhibited at...

The Path to the Underworld

According to Chinese mythology, souls of the deceased must travel the path to the underworld to face the King of the Underworld who renders...

Defying Science: The Mysterious Iron Pillar of Delhi

Delhi is steeped in history with a plethora of old monuments and historical artifacts.  One of the most curiosity-evoking structures you’ll find in Delhi...

Angkor Wat: Mysteries of an Abandoned Ruin

We’ve long been fascinated with bygone, mysterious civilizations and their great cities hiding mythical treasures and secret arts. Centuries of wonder have long driven...

6 Mysteries Scientists Are Completely Clueless About

Even though science has discovered more in the past century than all of human history prior to it, there are still mysteries that have left...

New Species of Allosaurus Discovered in Utah

A remarkable new species of meat-eating dinosaur has been unveiled at the Natural History Museum of Utah. Paleontologists unearthed the first allosaurus specimen in...

A True Story Out of China: My Daughter From Heaven

My daughter, nicknamed Jen Jen, was in this world for only 24 years. At birth, she was completely paralyzed. When she reached 10 months old...

Unearthing the Mystery of the Meaning of Easter Island’s Moai

Rapa Nui (or Easter Island, as it is commonly known) is home to the enigmatic Moai, stone monoliths that have stood watch over the...

Goujian: The Ancient Chinese Sword That Defied Time

Throughout history, there have been swords that have attained legendary status. In China, the Goujian is one such sword that has amazed scientists ever...

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