Of course, it was the Three Wise Men bringing gifts to the baby Jesus upon his birth which first sparked the occasion of gift giving.
The first known acts of giving presents around the time of Christmas was in Roman times, when they used to share gifts at the festival of Kalends.
Hanging stockings is said to have started from St Nicholas, who wanted to help out a family of three girls who had no money to get married. He crept down their chimney and placed a bag on gold in each of the girls' stockings, which were hung by the fireplace to dry.
Fragile golden and silver scrolls believed to be “spells” to invoke good or evil spirits were unearthed with ancient skeleton in Serbia.
Stress of moving house can help boost memory, a recent research has found.
The prenup house, made of carbon fibre elements and semi-transparent wooden layer, can be split in two if marriage doesn’t work.
De-extinction of mammoths through DNA sequencing and genome editing can help restore the grassland system, scientists have claimed.
Faraday cage wetsuit prevents sharks from detecting tiny electrical signals from divers’ muscles.
In 30 years, humans will be able to upload their entire minds to computers and become digitally immortal, Google has predicted
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