The Invention Handheld Clouds of Cotton Candy

A picture of a candy cart with a blue cotton candy.

The history of cotton candy stretches back at least three centuries. At one point, this treat was considered to be a delicacy that only the rich could afford, but cotton candy can now be found in just about any amusement park. How did this delicious snack get to where it is today?

Twitter By Post: A History Of Postcards

An old postcard depicting a pen and ink drawing, showcasing the history of postcards.

Dear reader!
Did you know that a postcard is not just a souvenir? This small piece of thin cardstock has a long history, and the card itself reflects this. A letter without an envelope was once considered improper, but later it helped people send messages from the front lines. Nowadays, some postcards are regarded as real collector’s items.