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Penny Chavers

Penny Chavers

Writer

Penny, besides writing, loves to spend her time with family and friends. In her spare time, she also enjoys playing the piano, board games, and taking online classes on topics that interest her.

Was the Millennium Falcon Found at the Bottom of the Ba...

June 15, 2019

Millennium Falcon from Star Wars. Source: (YouTube.com) On June 19, ...

Mermaids: Aquatic Rescuers Or Malicious Predators?

June 14, 2019

Disney’s The Little Mermaid (1989). Source: (disney.wikia.com) Thanks to Dis...

The Great Bambino

June 13, 2019

Babe Ruth at 20 years old and playing as a pitcher for the Boston Red Sox. Source: (Wikimedia Commons) The mo...

Our Founding Fathers

June 10, 2019

Founding Fathers. Source: (commons.wikimedia.org) Father’s Day can represent not only fathers of families ...

Entertainers Who Have Made An Impact In History

June 9, 2019

Center Stage. Source: (seekingalpha.com) Many entertainers have come and gone t...

What Is Causing the Taos Hum?

June 8, 2019

Taos Pueblo. Source: (Wikimedia Commons) The small town of Taos, New Mexico, isn’t famous for cel...

The Mysterious Life of William Shakespeare

June 6, 2019

William Shakespeare. Source: (bl.uk) The most famous playwright of all time, William...

Searching For Love Throughout History

June 5, 2019

Couple meeting through a matchmaker. Source: (wikihow.com) These days, the search for tru...

Heroes Versus Villains Throughout History

June 4, 2019

Captain James Cook. Source: (National Geographic) There are a lot of heroes down thro...

Antoni Gaudi, An Architectural Genius or Madman?

June 3, 2019

Bodegas Guell (1882). Source: (Wikipedia) Antoni Gaudi was a very unique and t...

History of Windmills

June 1, 2019

Persian Windmills. Source: (pinterest.com) There have been different types and forms of windmills througho...

First Known Author in History: Enheduanna

May 31, 2019

Ancient Sumerian Poet Enheduanna. Source: (ancient-origins.net) The first author that...

History of Milk and Egg Home Delivery Service

May 30, 2019

Milk Delivery Driven by Horse in 1908. Source: (urbanmilwaukee.com) Home deliveri...

How It Used To Be: Doctors And House Calls

May 28, 2019

The Doctor. Source: (Wikipedia) Back in the 1800s, it was common practice for family...

The Rise and Fall of the Aztec Empire

May 26, 2019

The Aztecs. Source: (Photo from ourworld.unu.edu) The Aztecs were a people that lived in ...

What Really Happens at Area 51?

May 24, 2019

Area 51 sign. Source: (gizmodo.com) A popular topic among science fiction enthusiasts and consp...

The Amazing Harry Houdini

May 22, 2019

Harry Houdini. Source: (itstactical.com) Harry Houdini was a man of many talents. Despite only livin...

The Zodiac Killer: California’s Jack the Ripper

May 21, 2019

(Original Caption) San Francisco, California: The "Zodiac" killer broke his sil...

Florence Nightingale – The Lady With The Lamp

May 19, 2019

Florence Nightingale. Source: (nationalarchives.gov.uk) Referred to as “the lad...

Star Wars Films On Skellig Island in Ireland

May 18, 2019

Luke Skywalker on Location on Skellig Island. Source: (lonelyplanet.com) A mysteri...

What Caused the Patomskiy Crater?

May 17, 2019

Patomskiy Crater. Source: (wikipedia.org) In 1949, in Irkutsk, Siberia, a geologist happened ...

Atlantis: Lost City or Mythical Island?

May 16, 2019

A representation of Atlantis. Source: (ancient-origins.net) Often with folklore and leg...

Lesser Known Facts About Dr. Seuss

May 15, 2019

Dr. Seuss. Source: (hellogiggles.com) It seems every Christmas there is a new film adaptatio...

Amazing Mothers Throughout History

May 12, 2019

Ann Reeves Jarvis (mother) and Anna Jarvis (daughter). Source: (umc.org) The inspiration for...

Major General Lew Wallace, Author of Ben-Hur

May 11, 2019

General Lew Wallace. Source: (themodernfirst.com) General Lew Wallace was the auth...

Beer: Yesteryear's Energy Drink

May 10, 2019

Carnival: 'The King Drinks' David Teniers the Younger. Source: (wikiart.org/en) Nowadays, if yo...

From Davy Jones’s Locker to the Flying Dutchman: The Or...

May 9, 2019

Flying Dutchman on SpongeBob SquarePants. Source: (spongebob.wikia.c...

Who Was Jimmy Hoffa?

May 7, 2019

Jimmy Hoffa. Source: (history.com) On July 30, 1975, in Detroit Michigan, Jimmy Hoffa disappeared, in what...

Exploring the Northern Lights

May 6, 2019

Northern lights (Aurora borealis) flowing over the Lyngen fjord in 2012 March. Source: (Wikimedia C...

Alexander Graham Bell – Can You Hear Me Now?

May 5, 2019

Alexander Graham Bell, the Scotsman who invented the telephone, experimented with ...