A picture is worth a thousand words.
We can trace the system back to a satirical essay by Benjamin Franklin.
These events had historians stumped for years.
By Orrin Grey
These conflicts should be remembered.
By Team Mighty
Britain and France battled for world supremacy, drawing in numerous other nations.
The history of weaponry comes to life.
Historian Geoffrey Parker explores how global cooling caused famine, war, and economic collapse in the 1600s.
The Olympic Games have roots in a religious festival. Since their revival, they’ve become a platform for political statements and corporate byplay.
These natural disasters have had a surprising influence on art, music, and literature.
Their preservation below the surface allows visitors a look back in time...
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