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Are these the weirdest food fads ever?

pineapple slices

Are these the weirdest food fads ever?

From cabbage soup to lots of pineapple, here are the weirdest diet trends in history.

Origins of an Aussie icon

meat on a barbecue

Origins of an Aussie icon

The barbecue as we know it has been on quite a journey.

Dinner party classics through the decades

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Dinner party classics through the decades

From devilled eggs to crème brûlée, quinoa and quail.

The food shopping revolution

food in a shopping basket

The food shopping revolution

From individual stores to everything you need in one place.

Celebrating over 70 years of pop art

Andy Warhol

Celebrating over 70 years of pop art

From soup cans to early ‘selfies’

Something to tell the grandkids about?

COVID – something to tell the grandkids about?

Something to tell the grandkids about?

Wars, nuclear bombs, assassinations – where will this pandemic sit in history?

Cocktail culture through the years

collection of different spirits

Cocktail culture through the years

The trendiest tipples from the past seven decades.

The history of eyelashes

The history of eyelashes – luscious from the beginning

The history of eyelashes

The tiny hairs that hold huge sway in the beauty industry.

Fisher-Price at 90

fisher price toys

Fisher-Price at 90

How children’s toys have changed over the decades.

Was there slavery in Australia?

historical image showing young aboriginal men in chains

Was there slavery in Australia?

Scott Morrison asserted in a radio interview that “there was no slavery in Australia”.

Royal wedding dresses through the ages

Royal wedding dresses through the ages

Royal wedding dresses through the ages

From over-the-top opulence to trendsetting styles.

Can you match these events to their decades

Can you match these events to their decades

Can you match these events to their decades

Put your knowledge to the test with our quiz.

Scandalous history of the bikini

Scandalous history of the bikini

Scandalous history of the bikini

From the 1940s to today: how the bikini became a beach staple.

Quiz: Geography meets history

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Quiz: Geography meets history

Where history and geography collide.

Enormous statues of the world

Aerial view of Rio de Janeiro with Christ Redeemer and Corcovado Mountain

Enormous statues of the world

These enormous statues will take you around the world and fill you with awe.

10 incredible historical photos

10 incredible historical photos

10 incredible historical photos

How many of these incredible historical moments can you recall?

100 years of style in 100 seconds

100 years of style in 100 seconds

100 years of style in 100 seconds

Spanning from 1911 to 2011, this upbeat and creative video looks at 100 years of ...

The father of modern physics

The father of modern physics

The father of modern physics

Albert Einstein released his theory of relativity on this day in 1905.

The true story of the Pied Piper

The true story of the Pied Piper

The true story of the Pied Piper

On this day in 1284, the Pied Piper of Hamelin lured 130 children away with ...

History of New York in an elevator

History of New York in an elevator

History of New York in an elevator

The One World Trade Center elevator shows a 500-year timelapse of New York.

15 astonishing historical photos

15 astonishing historical photos

15 astonishing historical photos

These astonishing colourised photos have brought history back to life.

Managing internet bookmarks

Bookmarks, Favourites, Internet Browser, Deleting, Adding, Bar, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, History, Computer, Cleanup, Technology, Seniors, Australia

Managing internet bookmarks

Drew explains how George can delete the current bookmarks and add his favourites.

Stop Google tracking you

Stop Google tracking you

Stop Google tracking you

Drew explains how to stop Google tracking you in five simple steps.

Getaway to gorgeous Georgetown

Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia, Asia, History, Culture, Holiday, Travel, Destination

Getaway to gorgeous Georgetown

For a holiday rich in culture, history and relaxation you can’t go past Georgetown, ...

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