Category: General

Heroic war stories that earned these unknown veterans the Medal of Honor

The bizarre tale of the Philadelphia Experiment

Juliane Koepcke: The girl who fell from the sky

Bruce Lee’s son has a life story more epic and twisted than any action film

How tall was Napoleon Bonaparte compared to average height?

One Civil War scuffle involved stolen hats

The little-known reason Bruce Lee was rejected by the military

The incredible, disturbing true story of Nicholas Barclay and his masterful imposter

These three famous artists transformed the artworld in monumental ways

Little-known facts about Queen Victoria

Hindsight’s 20/20: 11 people who could’ve prevented WWII

Kristallnacht horrified America, but they did nothing about it

Why the Parental Advisory Label saved music in the 80s

Russian men were once taxed for having beards

You’ve never seen “Little House on the Prairie” like this

The most killer quotes from history’s first empowered first lady, Eleanor Roosevelt

A closer look at the private life of notorious drug kingpin, Pablo Escobar

John Wayne’s ‘The Alamo’ was plagued with problems, including murder

Check out the recipes of a Japanese 17th-century “barbarian” cookbook

Katanas: As amazing as the legends say?

These recently released photos show Abe Lincoln like you’ve never seen him before

23 things you didn’t know about ancient Rome

How Mother Jones became a hellraiser for social justice

The story of Helen Keller’s amazing triumph over adversity

Enter the dominion of “The Beast”: The mysterious allure of Aleister Crowley

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