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On This Day, August 1

1. 1981: MTV makes its debut It was on this date in 1981 the music video for the song “Video Killed the Radio Star”…

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Battles That Made History: The Siege of Yorktown

Last time on Battles that Made History, we talked about the legendary Battle of the 300, commonly known as Thermopylae, where Spartan general Leonidas held…

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Does a Paleo Diet Eliminate Cancer? Not According to Archaeology

“Modern medicine tends to assume that cancers and tumours in humans are diseases caused by modern lifestyles and environments. Our studies show the origins…

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5 Historic Treasures That Were Once Lost

It’s hard to imagine a world without the Mona Lisa, the Bill of Rights, and even Walt Whitman’s original notebooks. Luckily for us, these…

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Archaeology and the Kingdom of Gesher

“The feeling you get is that they are either terrified of something on the outside or they are protecting something really valuable on the…

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Record Breaking Carnivorous Dinosaur Footprint Discovered

A recent discovery has revealed that carnivorous dinosaurs may have been roaming around South America for much longer than we’ve previously believed. A record-setting…

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American History: Iconic Images You Will Never Forget

There is an old Neil Young song that has a line that says “rust never sleeps.” Our lives rust over the years as time…

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The Society-Changing Invention of Typewriters

First invented in the 1860s, the typewriter was very popular, and used for any type of writing, with the exception of personal letters and…

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The Life of Revolutionary British General Sir Henry Clinton

General Sir Henry Clinton was a British General during the American Revolutionary War. After arriving in Boston three years previously, Clinton became British Commander-in-Chief…

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9 Interesting Facts About Billy the Kid

Billy the Kid was only an active criminal for around five years, but he made quite the impact on the American frontier. Henry McCarty,…

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