Harold Hardrada while serving as the commander of the Byzantine Varangian Guard, sent his...

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" When he was fifteen years old, in 1030, Harald fought in the Battle of Stiklestad together with his half-brother Olaf Haraldsson (later...

13-year-old Ukrainian Oleksiy Sereda became the youngest European champion in the history of diving

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"Ukraine's 13-year-old diving sensation Oleksii Sereda has become the sport's youngest-ever European champion after winning 10m platform gold in...

Guinness record setter Antonov An-2 plane

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"Although not the largest biplanes ever, the biggest double-wing aircraft currently in common use is the Antonov An-2 / An-3, which...

George Kistiakowsky: Ukrainian who made Manhatten Project work and first Atomic bomb explode

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" George Kistiakowsky (1900-1982) was a Ukrainian-American physical chemist.  He joined the Manhattan...

Food Art by Daryna Kossar

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"Daryna Kossar is a visual artist and a food photographer who creates amazing illustrations using fruits, flower petals, veggies and...

Ukraine – the Motherland of Commercial Beekeeping

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Spring is in the air. Bees are in the air too - in a month the beekepers will have...

Lord Byron’s one of the most famous poems devoted to a Ukrainian Hetman

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Mazeppa is a narrative poem written by the English romantic poet Lord Byron in 1819. It is based on a popular legend about...

Taiho, arguably the greatest Sumo wresler of all time, was of Ukrainian descent and...

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"He was born Ivan Boryshko on Karafuto, the Japanese half of the island now controlled by Russia and...

Strongest Soviet invasion Army of WW2. What was it doing in Ukraine in 1940...

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In the previous article on this site about the Largest Tank Battle of WW2 which took place near a...

Lennox Lewis jokes in Kiev

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"This guy must be pretty important to have bodyguards like this! - writes he on his FB page...

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