📰 On Famines: why and how they happen. To who?
Agrarian societies experience famine for a variety of reasons, including poor governance, war, and weather.
📰 Food as Currency
On the origins of agriculture, money, & currency
📰 Carthaginian Connections
An overview of cultures Carthage interacted with
📰 Social Signaling
Historical tips for worldbuilding realistic symbolism
Historical tips for worldbuilding complex cultures
Practical impacts of early experts
All The Things that Trees Can Be
From homes & magic roads to natural air conditioners
Diplomatic agents & religious leaders
Civilizations Thrive in Adverse Environments
Survival when the challenges seem insurmountable
Sending messages in low tech societies