History RSS

History -

After studying the earth for thousands of years, you might have thought we had uncovered all of the ancient artefacts from the beginning of life. But you would be mistaken, as researchers in China have just discovered a treasure chest of fossils dating back to half a billion years ago.

Read more

Dinosaur, History -

You may have noticed that London’s famous Natural History Museum recently introduced a new exhibit full of ancient marvels. But who is the explorer the exhibit is named after? Who is Mary Anning?

Read more

Climate Change, History -

With climate change, deforestation and plastic pollution at the forefront of discussions nowadays (and rightly so), we thought we would bring you a little good news for a Monday. So here is a little insight into 5 species we thought were extinct which have come back and surprised us.

Read more

History, Mother's Day, Pop Culture -

Mother’s Day is a holiday celebrated in many different forms and in many different places all around the world. Although they may be celebrated on different days in different countries - their core ethos remains the same. Looking past the more commercial feel of the modern holiday, we look to investigate its origins and how the celebrations first began.

Read more

History, Product Information, t-shirt -

At Koala Chess Art we have now made our popular Medusa design available as an eco-friendly t-shirt. Although beware: wearing our t-shirts in public has been known to turn impressed onlookers into stone. Why? Well, the story originated in Greek Mythology.

Read more