The Long and Curious History of Ship Cats
Who said cats are afraid of water?
Explore the world’s greatest history lessons from your smartphone.
Private Sommers may have been the final American killed on Armistice Day.
The mysterious historical figure remains an enigma, even in death.
They called it the "Battle of L.A." There was just one problem—the City of Angels wasn't under attack.
His crew tied a rope around his chest and he made his way onto the wing to extinguish the blaze.
The life of a Civil War regimental band member wasn't all treble clefs and drumsticks.
The past echoes through the present...
One resourceful soldier had a brilliant plan to escape approaching forces...
The world watched with bated breath. Could this be the spark that set off WWIII?
They needed an escape plan, and Arnold possessed one.
“Somebody once asked me ‘Have you ever been afraid?’ Hah! I’ve never been afraid in my life.”
They launched their attacks under cover of darkness, equipped only with empty rifles, bayonets, and grenades.
In 1960, a U-2 spy plane captured images of a massive and mysterious antenna in Soviet Russia...
The leader of the Civil Rights Movement was 39.