Who were the Vandals? It is generally believed that the word vandalism derives from the Barbarian vandals who sacked Rome in AD 455. In reality, the word has a more modern, civilized origin. The vandals were a Germanic barbarian tribe …

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Hans Christian Andersen – The Nightingale, a fairy tale In China, you know, the emperor is a Chinese, and all those about him are Chinamen also. The story I am going to tell you happened a great many years ago, …

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20 of my favorite Mythical Creatures To the best of my knowledge, none of the animals listed below is real, so please don’t get taken in by a huckster who wants to sell you one. 1 Dragon This legendary monster …

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10 Poems (Audio Read Aloud) about Flying, Airplanes, Space Ships and Flight   The Airplaneby Rowena Bastin BennettAn airplane has gigantic wingsBut not a feather on her breast;She only mutters when she singsAnd builds a hangar for a nest.I love …

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