Category: World

Signalman Jack: The baboon railroad worker with a perfect record

‘Gate To Hell’ takes its own animal sacrifices and scientists tell us why

The king of Queen: The inspiring and tragic life of Freddie Mercury

Only Australians under 40 speak this new language

These Stalinism survivors created a unique Korean fusion cuisine that will make your mouth water

This rusty coin prevented an impromptu shave— its current worth will surprise you

This underground city is carved entirely out of salt rock— and it’s super cool

One surprising effect of the black plague? A longer life span

After 32 years, Chernobyl is still as deadly as ever

How these two sisters lured and attacked Nazis during WWII

Eight-year-old girl casually discovers ancient Viking sword in lake

Germany’s grim WWII aftermath

Photographs of famous landmarks under construction

There may be a legit reason Mona Lisa looks so freaking depressed

The tragic story of Hitler’s secret lover

How a war popularized Kraft mac n’ cheese

The oldest human skull burned in a museum fire

Historians find more proof that early slave voyages were (unsurprisingly) brutal

The not-so-noble tale of the Nobel Prize

Meet The Japanese Man Who Survived Two Atomic Bombs In WW2

Can you identify these landmarks from across the world?

From Bohemian Rhapsody to Born in the USA: The story behind your favorite songs

The US and Russia once agreed to have each other’s back against aliens

In 1939, England wiped out nearly 500,000 pets — and yeah, it’s as screwed up as it sounds

The terrifying true story that will crush your dreams of space travel

More Posts From 'World'

Kesh: Ireland’s legendary caves of wonder and beauty continue to enchant and mystify

Signalman Jack: The baboon railroad worker with a perfect record

Ancient 11.18.18

The Tomb of Kaires, the ‘Keeper of the Secret’ and the Pharoah’s ‘Sole Friend’, found in Egypt

New major discovery as georadar locates buried Viking ship

November 18th, 1872: Activist Susan B. Anthony is arrested for voting

Before Roswell, Maury Island had an even weirder alien encounter

One tough man walked through life with a knife for a hand

November 17th, 1894: H. H. Holmes is arrested

General 11.16.18

‘Cast Away’ becomes real for this brave man who survived 14 months lost at sea

‘Gate To Hell’ takes its own animal sacrifices and scientists tell us why

November 16th, 1945: UNESCO is founded

World 11.15.18

The king of Queen: The inspiring and tragic life of Freddie Mercury

Ridiculous Cold War combat vehicles

Mexican Americans turned on each other during the Civil War

The Aztecs were obsessed with human sacrifice— here’s why

November 15th, 1791: Georgetown University opens its doors

World 11.14.18

Only Australians under 40 speak this new language

Did a Neanderthal child get eaten by a giant bird?

November 14, 1908: Albert Einstein presents quantum theory on light

History Today 11.13.18

November 13th, 1987: Van Gogh painting sells for record-breaking amount

General 11.12.18

Archaeologists discover foundations of Wolf Hall, where Henry VIII fell for Jane Seymour

November 12, 1966: Buzz Aldrin takes the first space selfie

Ancient civilization leaves behind baffling rock art in India

US

Craziest Black Friday moments in history

US

Vintage photos of Jackie O

More Posts