Crossbow – Silent and Fast Killer
The origin of crossbows dates back to the times of ancient Asia. This mechanical weapon shoots bolts with a metal tip. Crossbows were most popular in the Middle Ages - it was the only weapon that could disarm a knight in chainmail armour, safely and from a distance.
Ronin, a Master-less Samurai
As you may already know, nothing is more important for a samurai than loyalty and honour. So, what about samurais who lost their master? Let’s travel back in time to medieval Japan, the samurai times, and read the story of 47 Ronin. You'll learn why loyalty and honour were worth more than life itself.
Sharpening a Knife Correctly
Why get upset over blunt kitchen or hunting knives, when you can learn how sharpen them right. Sharp knives work better, protect your fingers, and extend the durability of the material.
Julius Caesar, a Crafty Military Leader and a Prominent Figure of Antiquity
Let's travel back to the times of deep Antiquity, the times of Pythagorean theorem, Spartacist uprising and the birth of Cleopatra, the second daughter of the Egyptian king Ptolemy XI. In those times, one of the most powerful leaders in history started writing his story in Rome, Gaius Julius Caesar. Dive into some interesting facts about the life of this notable leader!