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Building A Wall: The Story Of The Border Between Mexico And The USA

As we press forward into the new year, we will likely hear more about the border between Mexico and the United States. In recent…

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Charlotte Brontë: Famed Novelist and Eldest of the Brontë Sisters

Of the three Brontë sisters who survived into adulthood, Charlotte Brontë was the oldest. Her most famous work is Jane Eyre, published in October…

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Do You Know History’s Most Important Dates?

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Brand New Treasures of Knossos Uncovered, Smashing Thera Theory

“No other site in the Aegean period has such a range of imports,” – Antonis Kotsonas, assistant professor of classics at University of Cincinnati.…

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How Breakfast Cereal Changed the World

Today, we have thousands of breakfast options available on our grocery store shelves. There’s a million brands of breakfast cereal, granola, and even breakfast…

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On This Day, January 6th

1. 1994: The Nancy Kerrigan attack One of the most dramatic events in figure skating history took place on this date in 1994 when…

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The Worst New York Commuter Train Crashes Were In 1950

As reported by the New York Daily News on February 18th of 1950, it was dark on the train as passengers fought to find…

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That Time Santa Anna Held a Funeral for His Amputated Leg

In case anyone needed more proof that history isn’t just a boring list of dates and names, one story has us in stitches: Mexican…

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History’s Badasses: Boudica

“Nothing is safe from Roman pride and arrogance. They will deface the sacred and will deflower our virgins. Win the battle or perish, that…

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Israeli Authorities Launch New Investigation of Judean Desert Caves

  DEAD SEA, ISRAEL – In a surprising turn of events, new fragments of text have been discovered in the Cave of the Skulls…

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