Two men holding swords, dressed in capes, walking toward castle (© Getty Images)

Game of Thrones and the Russian language [video]

Dothraki, the language spoken by the warrior tribe of Essos from the show “Game of Thrones,” borrows many of its components from Russian.
Interior view of the Library of Congress (© AP Images)

Explore the world’s biggest library … right now [video]

The Library of Congress, founded in 1800, is a book lover's dream — the world's largest library, with 164 million items. Check out this 360-degree video.
Woman wearing colorful Korean clothing (Korean Cultural Center Washington, D.C.)

All things Korean enthrall Washingtonians

Washington is home to scores of Korean barbecue restaurants, K-pop performances and other cultural events.
Family sitting at table eating (© AP Images)

President Trump’s Ramadan message

President Donald J. Trump and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offer their best wishes to Muslims around the world upon the start of Ramadan.
Japanese triptych painting (Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Metropolitan Museum makes its art available to all

New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art has adopted an open-access policy for its artwork, allowing anyone to download free, high-resolution images.
Muslim woman in yoga pose (© AP Images)

Staying fit while fasting for Ramadan? A Muslim trainer says you...

On Mubarakah Ibrahim's “Fit Muslimah” page on Facebook, Ibrahim gives nutritional advice for Ramadan throughout the holy month.