Mask of Tutankhamun


The Boy King

The pharaoh Tutankhamun only reigned for 10 years, but the discovery of his nearly intact tomb in 1922 sparked a renewed interest in Egyptology.

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Longhair cat breeds.

Longhair Cat Breeds

Himalayan, Norwegian Forest, and Turkish Angora. No, we’re not talking about places. These are all breeds of longhair cats. Learn about them and others in this list.

Shorthair cat breeds.

Shorthair Cat Breeds

Which shorthair cats are considered symbols of good luck? What is the oldest natural English breed? How did the Cornish Rex get its name? Find out these answers and more.

Native American

Native American

Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month, and to celebrate we’re profiling six history-making Native Americans. From an interpreter who helped explore the West to one of the greatest athletes ever, these individuals made their mark.

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