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There was once a bright-white cow which travelled round the world, giving milk enough for all comers. Whoever drank of

The tales surrounding this, rather unassuming, standing-stone are taller than the stone itself.

The gallows play a dark role in the history of punishment, but also show an important influence in folklore, folk

Willow Winsham talks to Tom and Nimue Brown, the creators of the Hopeless, Maine graphic novel series

Brutus of Troy was a legendary Trojan exile who some medieval chroniclers claimed was responsible for the founding of Britain.

For over 70 years, the oldest established clowning organization has been painting the faces of clowns on eggs. Each is

Storyteller Amanda Edmiston retells a First Nations folktale, from the Chippewa people, that originally appeared in a book she recalls

The image of the Gypsy conjures up ideas of a carefree people, who live life without rules and restrictions. In

Hares are widespread geographically, so hare stories are widespread culturally. But hares take on a surprising variety of roles in

The Hardanger fiddle is a staple of traditional Norwegian folk music, which connects people visually, bodily, and aurally, with their

Cats of musical genius and royal birth fiddle their way through some of our most beloved nursery rhymes. Known as

The tales surrounding this, rather unassuming, standing-stone are taller than the stone itself.

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