Tag: History

The control of sexuality and its evolutionary consequences

The difference we have with other animals is our ability to choose. We are the only species that is capable of using the vital impulse of reproduction (sexual energy) in creative works. The rest...

HISTORY THROUGH BREAD

In XIX Century, rich people bought white bread while poor people bought whole barley grain bread (grey) as the lack of processing made it cheaper. As soon as it was found that the most nutritive...

Laika, a street dog chosen to be sent to space

Today (November 3rd, 2017) is the 60th anniversary of the death of Laika, a street dog chosen to be sent to space, knowing that she was not going to survive. Laika was a Soviet space...

Beauty

Do you think today’s ideal of beauty is a Divine mandate? Fashion’s history uncovers a steady training towards self-rejection. The ideal of beauty of our grandmothers generation was a beauty that did not resembled...