History

Archeologists Unearthed a 6,500 Year-Old ‘Furnace’ in Beersheba

"It’s important to understand that the refining of copper was the high tech of that period."

October 16, 2020

Ancient Shipwreck Ladened with Gold Found in Diamond Mining Territory

The miners were searching for diamonds but found gold and other valuable artifacts instead.

September 20, 2020

DNA Sequencing Reveals Vikings Are Not Scandinavian, Contrary to What History Books Say

So Viking warriors are not blonde and blue-eyed after all.

September 19, 2020

‘The Silent Killer’: The Untold Story of Nieves Fernandez, The Teacher Who Killed 200 Japanese Soldiers

From teaching children the alphabet to teaching men how to kill.

September 18, 2020

Postcard From 1920 Finally Gets Delivered To Address

It took one hundred years!

September 15, 2020

Nokia 3310 Officially Turns 20 Years Old This Month

Did you ever own one of these phones?

September 7, 2020

Heart of Belgian City Mayor Found Hidden in Public Fountain

This confirms a century-old urban legend.

September 4, 2020

Russia Releases Classified Footage of ‘Tsar Bomba’, The World’s Largest Nuclear Explosion

It was the most powerful nuclear bomb ever built and tested.

August 29, 2020

Teens Find 425 Pieces of Islamic Gold Coins, More Than a Thousand Years Old, at a Dig in Israel

845 grams of pure gold, enough to buy a luxury home.

August 25, 2020

Bizarre ‘Sea Monster’ Figurehead Recovered from Centuries-Old Shipwreck

People believed it could ward off evil spirits.

August 20, 2020

Tasaday Stone Age Tribe: A Philippines Savage Hoax That Fooled The World

"He forced us to live in the caves so we’d become better cavemen."

August 7, 2020

Why People Often Say “Bless You” When Someone Sneezes

Apparently, the tradition started during the Black Death pandemic.

August 3, 2020

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