Samantha Henman articles

Space Shuttle Challenger Blasting off into Sky

The 13 Dumbest Mistakes In History

We all make silly mistakes in our everyday lives—but luckily, they rarely have any sort of impact beyond an embarrassing memory. Unfortunately, other people throughout the years haven’t been so fortunate—and their dumb mistakes end up in the history books for all to laugh at.
April 19, 2024 Samantha Henman
Burial of the Somerton Man on 14 June 1949.

The 13 Strangest Unsolved Mysteries From History

From strange mountain disappearances to Old Hollywood whodunits, these are the 13 strangest unsolved mysteries from history.
April 18, 2024 Samantha Henman
Bangers & mash food photography recipe idea

39 Foods With Misleading Names—And What They Actually Are

There are foods we eat every day that have names that we might not even clock as being misleading.
April 17, 2024 Samantha Henman
Two smiling fit-shaped females doing stretching exercises using pilates reformer machine in the sport athletic gym with a mirror wall. Active people training or medical rehabilitation concept

Group Fitness Classes Even Beginners Will Love

From reformer to hot yoga to barre and spin, there are more options than ever—so if you’re thinking of dipping your toe in the group fitness pool, here’s how to start.
April 13, 2024 Samantha Henman
Buffalo chicken wing with cayenne pepper sauce

The Bizarre Origins Of Beloved Foods

Ketchup used to be made of mussels? Hamburgers aren’t American? A lot of the most popular foods that we regularly eat have origins you wouldn’t believe. From the bizarre to the downright disgusting, when it comes to beloved foods, there are a whole lot of surprises.
April 8, 2024 Samantha Henman
Cans of Coca cola, Pepsi, Dr.Pepper and Red Bull on red background. American multinational beverage company.

The Real Flavors Behind Your Favorite Foods

From fruits that aren’t so juicy to raspberries that aren’t so blue, the world of flavors is full of surprises.
April 7, 2024 Samantha Henman
Pirates Seize Cargo Ship Holding Tanks

Pirate Hideaways

There are still many pirate hideaways out there today. Some you can visit, and others so dangerous you wouldn’t dare come within miles of them.
March 26, 2024 Samantha Henman
Rugged Pitcairn Island Coast with Rocks and Palm Trees

The Scandal-Filled Legacy Of The Pitcairn Islands

The Pitcairn Islands have a past so dark that it seems to have foreshadowed the current controversies the islands face.
March 22, 2024 Samantha Henman
The abandoned and spooky remnants of the Kennecott Copper processing mill building at the former Kennecott Copper mine in Alaska.

Amazing Abandoned Places In Every US State

From derelict amusement parks to former mental hospitals with dark backstories, these are the most interesting abandoned places in every state.
March 20, 2024 Samantha Henman