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The Herero Genocide: Germany’s First Mass Murder

The Herero Genocide: Germany’s First Mass Murder

Decades before the Holocaust, the German Empire committed the 20th century's first genocide.
Reconstruction From Ancient Skull Reveals What Humans Looked Like 9,500 Years Ago

Reconstruction From Ancient Skull Reveals What Humans Looked Like 9,500 Years Ago

Unearthed decades ago near Jerusalem, the skull offers a glimpse into one of history's first human civilizations.
Archaeologists Unearth Pendant With Possible Connection To Anne Frank

Archaeologists Unearth Pendant With Possible Connection To Anne Frank

While digging at a concentration camp site, researchers uncovered a charm with a haunting past.
True Stories Of The Japanese-American Internment Program

True Stories Of The Japanese-American Internment Program

The Japanese-American internment camps serve as a stark reminder of what angry, frightened Americans are capable of.
How Do Governments Around The World View Abortion?

How Do Governments Around The World View Abortion?

Abortion remains a hot topic around the world — here's how governments outside the U.S. view the issue.
How The Face Of White Nationalism Changed His Mind On Race

How The Face Of White Nationalism Changed His Mind On Race

Many regarded Derek Black as the future of white nationalism — but then he went to college, and abandoned the movement entirely.
Inside The Alt-Right: An Explainer

Inside The Alt-Right: An Explainer

The alt-right has come from nowhere to reshape Western politics. Who are these people, what do they want, and where do they want to take the U.S.?
The 5 Most Disastrous Presidential Inaugurations In U.S. History

The 5 Most Disastrous Presidential Inaugurations In U.S. History

Even if Trump's inauguration goes badly, it still may be better than these disastrous inaugurations of years past.
The Dark Secret of America’s WWII German Death Camps

The Dark Secret of America’s WWII German Death Camps

At the end of World War II, the U.S. opened camps of its own, where perhaps a million German prisoners died in secret.
Scientists Can Now “Turn On” The Killer Instincts Of Mice

Scientists Can Now “Turn On” The Killer Instincts Of Mice

Is it "The Walking Dead" but with mice? Kinda.
Saturn’s Largest Moon Looks A Lot Like Earth, NASA Photos Reveal

Saturn’s Largest Moon Looks A Lot Like Earth, NASA Photos Reveal

And NASA data suggests that this unique moon might just be able to support life, too.