Top Rated Universities In The Netherlands
Times Higher Education ranked Delft University of Technology as the Netherlands' leading university in 2015-2016.
Major Battles Of The War Of 1812
With the American Revolution still fresh in living memory, maritime and territorial disputes once again pitted the U.S. against Great Britain in the...
Highest Ranked Universities In Australia
Times Higher Education ranked the University of Melbourne as Australia's leading university in 2015-2016.
Religious Beliefs In Portugal
The majority of Portuguese are Roman Catholic Christians, with smaller numbers of irreligious people and religious minorities.
Religious Beliefs In Greece
Eastern Orthodoxy is bar far the most prevalent belief system in Greece, while Islam has a strong following among several minorities there.
Religious Beliefs In Chad
An ethnically diverse central African nation, Chad houses various denominations of Muslims, Christians, and followers of other beliefs.
Where Did Reggae Music Come From?
Reggae developed in the mid-20th Century in Jamaica, heavily influenced by traditional mento folk music, as well as blues and jazz from the United...
Presidents Of Madagascar
Since gaining independence from France, these Presidents have acted as Madagascar's Heads of State.
Religious Beliefs In Ivory Coast
Christians marginally outnumber Muslims in contemporary multi-ethnic, multi-religious Ivorian society.
Prime Ministers Of Madagascar
The Prime Minister of Madagascar is appointed by the President to act as the Head of Government.
Religious Beliefs In Cambodia
Theravada Buddhism is the official, and by far most prevalent, religion in Cambodia. Smaller numbers of Christians, Muslims, Hindus, and others also...
Religious Beliefs In Senegal
Senegal is predominately Muslim, with Christians and other religious minorities generally being well respected.
What Did Baroque Dance Look Like?
Baroque dance thrived during the Baroque era, and was especially popular among the landed gentry of France and Britain.
The Peredvizhniki Art Movement Of Russia
In the second half of the 19th Century, young Russian realist artists rebelled against restraint of their art by their conservative teachers.
What Was The Scientific Revolution Of The 16th Through 18th Centuries?
The early modern era saw the rise of numerous scientific methods, increased mechanization, and other scientific breakthroughs that would forever...
The Least Safe Cities In South Africa
Six South African cities rank among the top 20 most unsafe cities in the world according to the Numebo Index.
Best Rated Universities In Japan
Times Higher Education ranked the University of Tokyo as Japan's leading university in 2015-2016.
What Is The European Capital Of Culture?
Every year, the European Union designates a city or a few cities as the European Capital(s) of Culture.
Norwich School Of Painting British Art Movement
The Norwich School of painters in the early 19th Century drew inspiration from the natural beauty of eastern England.