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Why The Dresden Bombing Is Still Relevant

Why The Dresden Bombing Is Still Relevant

Why the moral debate over this bombing still matters 72 years later.
Lily Dale, New York: One Of Spiritualism’s Last Bastions

Lily Dale, New York: One Of Spiritualism’s Last Bastions

Maybe Lily Dale, New York is just like any other town. But its reputation as "the most psychic town in America" certainly suggests otherwise.
How A Religious Quack Founded The Weirdest Town In The U.S.

How A Religious Quack Founded The Weirdest Town In The U.S.

Believe it or not, someone named a town "Zzyzx" in order to make money.
8 Momentous Innovations Brought To You By Overlooked Female Inventors

8 Momentous Innovations Brought To You By Overlooked Female Inventors

From beer to dishwashers to Kevlar, these women's inventions have changed the way the world works.
5 Criminals Who Say That Fiction Inspired Their Crimes

5 Criminals Who Say That Fiction Inspired Their Crimes

From the "vampire killer" to the "Nut Cases," some people not only get the wrong ideas from fictional works, they then bring those ideas to life.
The Iconic Jacqueline Kennedy In 25 Revealing Photos

The Iconic Jacqueline Kennedy In 25 Revealing Photos

Timeless images that help uncover the beloved figure's often misunderstood life.
Mary Somerville: The Woman For Whom The Word “Scientist” Was Made

Mary Somerville: The Woman For Whom The Word “Scientist” Was Made

Before Mary Sommerville came around, the word "scientist" didn't even exist.
Carrie Fisher: A Life In Photos

Carrie Fisher: A Life In Photos

The actress and writer died at age 60.
The Best Moments Of 2016

The Best Moments Of 2016

The year's most uplifting trends, events, and discoveries, in photos.
The Worst Moments Of 2016

The Worst Moments Of 2016

How many awful things can happen in just one year?
These Old, Weird Christmas Ads Will Make You Happy It’s 2016

These Old, Weird Christmas Ads Will Make You Happy It’s 2016

We're all thankful that 2016 is ending, but these weird Christmas ads will make you glad that the strangest holiday imagery is well behind us.