Aussie History: A brief history of the flag

The Australian flag has been around since the 1700s and was the country’s official symbol until its removal from the Australian flag in 1992.Now, the flag is on the agenda in the wake of the Australian Government’s decision to remove the flag from the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.History buffs, history buffs and history buffs alike have been following […]

How Did Cocaine Get Into Your Coffee? Listen to the History Podcast

When it comes to the history of the drug coca, we’re a long way from being on the verge of understanding exactly how cocaine got into the coffee.But there’s a wealth of information that can shed light on the history behind the drug.Cocaine was a major part of the coffee trade before it became popular in the U.S., and we’ve […]