This week's subject: Folk tales and fables.
People have told stories for hundreds of years. These tales not only provide great entertainment over a summer campfire or for a long winter's night, but also teach important moral lessons, preserve moments in history and even explain some of the mysteries of the universe. Discover the rich heritage of folk tales and fables from around the world through the direct links on The Times" Launch Point Web site. Go to: http://www.latimes.com/launchpoint/