Ancient Persian monarchs were famous for the size of their empire and their wealth.
American soldiers fought in almost all major theatres of World War II.
The Ironsides were members of the Parliamentarian cavalry formed by Oliver Cromwell during the English Civil War.
The most popular European-made transport aircraft before World War II.
The Orthodox church, situated on a picturesque cliff, was named after John the Apostle
The British Royal Fleet led by Admiral Lord Nelson defeated the combined Franco-Spanish fleet in the naval battle during the Napoleonic Wars.
The iron lattice tower, erected for the 1889 World Fair, became the symbol of the capital city of France.
A zither is one of the typical instruments of Hungarian folk music, played by strumming or plucking the strings.
Plants are capable of converting inorganic substances (carbon dioxide and water) into organic sugar.
One of the most important battles of World War II proved to be a turning point of the War in the Pacific
A Romanesque style Benedictine church with a special gateway, built in the 13th century in Hungary.
Leonardo's creative legacy also includes several projects related to bridges. This unusual swing bridge allowed for undisturbed water traffic.
This animation demonstrates the geographical regions of Hungary.
The Avars established a stable empire in the Carpathian Basin between the 6th-8th centuries.
Pit houses were typical dwellings in the Arpad era.
There are ten national parks in Hungary.
This animation presents the regions, counties and cities of Hungary.
The design for the armoured car features the most important military requirements: reliability, portability and great firepower.
The devastating defeat of the Hungarians in the battle against the Mongolians was the result of several bad decisions.
Fish-like marine dinosaurs which resembled dolphins; a good example of convergent evolution.