Toys and Games

The Pogo Stick

Remember seeing people riding a contraption that enables them to jump off the ground while standing? They do so with a clever modern toy invented in Germany by Max Pohlig and Ernst Gottschall (from which […]

Toys and Games

Hot Wheels

Hot Wheels are more than just toy cars, they are down-scaled vehicles that challenge the concept of speed, power and performance through sinuous tracks and obstacle courses. The first ever hot wheels car was released […]

Culture and Lifestyle

Banana Seat Bikes

Also known as a wheelie bike, spyder bike, high-riser bike, and muscle bike, the banana bike is a well-designed bike fit for children back in the 1960s. It was made to have small wheels (16-20 […]


Barbie Debuts

Barbie doll is perhaps one of the most iconic toys ever released in the world. On March 9, 1959, Ruth Handler created a toy named after her daughter Barbara. The first edition of the doll […]