Competitive swimming did not start until the early 1800s. It began in Europe and became part of the Olympic Games in 1896. In 1908, the world swimming association Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA) was founded, and since then swimming has steadily increased in popularity.Read More →

For fruits, vegetables, and meats to be labeled organic by the United States Depart-ment of Agriculture (USDA), organic farmers must meet strict guidelines, and to meet these guidelines there are certain things they cannot do. For instance, they cannot apply chemical fertilizers, spray with any pesticides—insecticides, fungicides, or herbicides—on organic crops, and they cannot giveRead More →