In our quest to rid the world of fun and joy, we've done a number of posts fact-checking viral images. Sometimes we'll come across an image that just doesn't smell right, and enlist the help of experts to determine its authenticity. And sometimes, ev...
500 Years of Female Portraits in Western Art. Beautiful women faces painted by various artists.
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Answers to common questions about the Museum
Ninety-five maps, from ancient times into the twentieth century.
First hand accounts, illustrated with vintage photos, original radio broadcasts.
Popular Songs in American History from Colonial Times to 1900, Lyrics, Historical Information, MIDIs and Tune Related Links
The Gettysburg Foundation operates the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center.
World dominance in 1939, the colonial system disrupted by the Second World War, post-1945 rapid moves towards decolonization, independence in Asia, independence in Africa
Ironically, one of the best places to learn about the past is with the technologies of the future, as web lectures abound from renowned lecturers and college campuses around the world.
While a young country in comparison to many others around the globe, the United States nonetheless has a rich and engaging history.
World events by year, and beginning in 1931 by day, in brief paragraphs,
The two great empires, Assyria and Babylon, which grew up on the banks of the Tigris and Euphrates, can be separated as little historically as geographically. From the beginning their history is closely intertwined; and the power of the one is a meas...