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Articles about ancient and modern civilizations including facts about them as well as their accomplishments.

Mesopotamia Facts Featured

10 Facts About The Ancient Mesopotamian Civilization

  Mesopotamia is a term used to refer to a historical region in western Asia within the Tigris–Euphrates river system. Though not certain, it is generally regarded as the place where human societies first emerged...
Babylon Achievements Featured

10 Major Achievements of Ancient Babylonian Civilization

  Mesopotamia is a historical region situated between the rivers Tigris and Euphrates. It corresponds to present day Iraq, mostly, but also parts of Iran, Syria and Turkey. Mesopotamian civilization was one of the earliest...
Babylon Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Ancient Babylonian Empire

  Mesopotamia is a historical region in West Asia situated between the rivers Tigris and Euphrates. It corresponds to present day Iraq, mostly, but also parts of Iran, Syria and Turkey. Mesopotamian civilization was one...
Han Dynasty Achievements Featured

10 Major Achievements of the Han Dynasty of China

  With a reign of over four centuries, the Han dynasty was the longest reigning imperial dynasty of China. It was preceded by the Qin dynasty (221–207 BC) and succeeded by the Three Kingdoms period...
Mummification Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts On The Mummification Process

  Mummification is the process by which a dead human or animal may be preserved for a long duration by preventing its decomposition. It can occur naturally or it can be done intentionally. The mummification...
Olmec Achievements Featured

10 Major Achievements of the Ancient Olmec Civilization

  The Olmec were the earliest known major civilization of Mesoamerica or Pre-Columbian America. It is thought that early Olmec culture appeared around 1600 BC and it flourished from 1200 BC to 400 BC in...
Olmec Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts On The Ancient Olmec Civilization

  The Olmec is the earliest known major civilization of Mesoamerica or Pre-Columbian America. It is thought that early Olmec culture appeared around 1600 BC and it flourished from 1200 BC to 400 BC in...
Ancient Egypt Religion Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About Religion In Ancient Egypt

  Religion was deeply rooted in the life of ancient Egyptians. It may be fair to say that most aspects of their lives were guided by religion. The Egyptians practiced polytheism with close to 2000...
Inca Achievements Featured

10 Major Achievements of The Ancient Inca Civilization

  The term Inka means "ruler" or "lord" in Quechua, the main language of the Inca Empire. It was used to refer to the ruling class of the empire but the Spanish, who conquered and...
Inca Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Inca And Their Empire

  The Andean civilization, which is estimated to have developed from as early as 4th century BC, is regarded as the first civilization in South America. It is one of five civilizations in the world...