Trivia / Knowledge

Does the Krampus roam the U.S?

In recent years Krampus themed parties and traditional Krampuslauf processions have begun to appear in American cities like Portland, Oregon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Ypsilanti, Michigan.

What's unique about goose familes?

A rarity in birds, geese are among the very few in which the family stays together at the end of the breeding season. Parents and the young raised during the summer establish strong family bonds and do not break up for about a year. In the fall, ...

Where did sandlot baseball originate?

The term "sandlot baseball" originated in San Francisco. The term dates to the 1860s when a cemetery that stands where the Civic Center is now located was converted into a park. A sand hill was leveled to create a 17-acre park, which became known ...