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The Choirboy Bandit Robbed 26 Banks from ’98 to 2002 With Just a Bicycle

Arrested in 2002, the Choir Boy Bandit may be one of the most interesting bank robber stories in history. Tom Justice was an Olympic-level…

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Earliest-Known Cooking Vessels In the World Found in Lybia

Many experts say: cooking is what makes us human. Last week, archaeologists may have found the earliest evidence of cooked food to-date. A group…

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4 Historical Geniuses Who Didn’t Sleep (And One Who Did!)

The common rule of thumb from leading health experts is to get a full seven-to-nine hours of sleep every night, or else we risk…

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Mysticism and Supersition: Inside the Iconic Delphic Oracle

Almost everyone has heard of the famous Delphic Oracle. Whether it was from a school textbook, a documentary heralding the end of the world,…

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Ancient Surgery in Paphos

NEA PAPHOS, CYPRUS – Rooms 15 and 16 in the east portico of Nea Paphos’ Agora have revealed some surprises to researching archaeologists. In…

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Frances Perkins: The First Female Cabinet Member

Born Fannie Coralie Perkins, Frances Perkins Wilson made history when she was appointed U.S. Secretary of Labor under President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry…

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Jane Addam’s Work to Preserve Peace

Jane Addams was a leading women’s rights activist and suffragist. She was one of the most prominent social reformers of the Progressive Era. As…

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More Than Luck: The 5 Weirdest Coincidences In History

Call them coincidences or the luck or the draw, but certain historical events have a knack of sending a shiver down your spine. Looking…

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Top 10 Archaeological Discoveries of 2016

2016 has been quite a year, what with the American presidency changing hands, Brexit, David Bowie’s death, and countless other events. Whether it’s been…

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On This Day, December 30th

1. 1968: Led Zepplin plays at Gonzaga University It was on this date in 1968 that what many feel to be the first live…

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