How did a modern wireless short-range communications technology standard come to be named after a Viking king Harald Bluetooth who lived over a thousand years ago?
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Archaeologists have found a remarkably well-preserved 8,000-year-old mummy in Portugal–the oldest ever found.
East vs West. Democracy vs Stalinism. The fate of the entire human species hung in the balance, and now here are the deadliest Cold War weapons used in the battle.
A century later, Shackleton’s renowned ship was found off the Antarctic coast.
Carole Ann Boone married serial killer Ted Bundy while he was on trial for murder and conceived his only child, a daughter named Rose Bundy, while he was on death row.
Masako Katsura, nick-named “Katsy”, was a trailblazer for women in professional billiards in the 1950s.
Take a historical and educational look at the past and see what we can learn about the deadliest wars and other horrific events.
The attack of the “Dead Men” Russian soldiers who were gassed by the Germans, but fought the Germans back as their last heroic effort before the gas ultimately did its job.
The time the Soviet Union gifted the US a special plaque as an olive branch but hidden inside the plaque was a super-secret spying device that took the US 7 years to locate!
The most deadly sniper of WWI with 378 confirmed kills. Who is Francis Pegahmagabow and how much did he affect the outcome of the war?