Signs of Hannibal's passage were preserved in poop deposits left behind by his army's horses.
The oldest known pants, just discovered in China, were surprisingly stylish in addition to being functional. Continue reading →
Remains of the oldest known Caspian horse, otherwise referred to as the "Kings' horse," date back to more than 3,000 years ago.
The word "horsepower" today describes the output of engines, electric motors and other machinery, but naturalist Mark Fraser takes us back to the word's more literal meaning, when horses really did power many human machines and activities.