A single fungus can destroy an entire way of life.
Symbols of power & the duties of leadership.
The difficulty of inventing a carnivorous diet that can lead to scurvy.
Burnt ships along the path to conquest.
Unready kings, burnt silos & community kitties.
Fortifications originally protected us from nature.
Counterfeit coral, regulated umbrellas & broken blades.
The art of getting clothes clean is basically magic.
Hot stones, doomed domes, & floors on fire.
Cows, thunder, & how ancients exploited ceremonial roles.
Ritual murder, burnt food, & the afterlife.