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This Week In History News, Dec. 10 – 16

This Week In History News, Dec. 10 – 16

Dinosaur blood found inside 99 million-year-old tick, remains of giant prehistoric penguin uncovered, Ancient Egyptian mummy unearthed.
History’s 25 Most Embarrassing Royal Nicknames

History’s 25 Most Embarrassing Royal Nicknames

From John The Babymaker to Charles The Bald, the nicknames given to these leaders spoke volumes about their traits, as well as how much they were loved or hated.
This Week In History News, Dec. 3 – 9

This Week In History News, Dec. 3 – 9

Note found inside butt of Jesus statue, possible St. Nicholas bones discovered, ancient human ancestor's skeleton unveiled.
Three Revered Historical Civilizations That Embraced Pedophilia

Three Revered Historical Civilizations That Embraced Pedophilia

Though the subject is highly taboo now, three of the most revered cultures of all time practiced pedophilia for centuries.
22 Kinky And Crazy Sex Facts To Mention At Your Next Bacchanalia

22 Kinky And Crazy Sex Facts To Mention At Your Next Bacchanalia

Sex has always been a taboo subject for much of civilization and likely always will be. These sex facts prove that history is filled a panoply of unusual fetishes and customs.
This Week In History News, Nov. 26 – Dec. 2

This Week In History News, Nov. 26 – Dec. 2

Julius Caesar's landing spot in Britain found, location of Romanov treasure discovered, original Adolf Hitler painting uncovered.
Archaeologists Just Discovered Where Julius Caesar Invaded Britain

Archaeologists Just Discovered Where Julius Caesar Invaded Britain

The site of Julius Caesar's British invasion, which has remained a mystery for centuries, has recently been unearthed by archaeologists.
This Week In History News, Nov. 12 – 18

This Week In History News, Nov. 12 – 18

Buddha's remains possibly unearthed, rare "living fossil" shark caught by fishermen, Earth's oldest winemaking site found.
The Story Of Richard Speck, Who Killed 8 Nursing Students In One Night

The Story Of Richard Speck, Who Killed 8 Nursing Students In One Night

Richard Speck's murders were one of the first times in 20th century American history that someone had killed so many people at random.
The Actual Buddha’s Remains May Have Just Been Found

The Actual Buddha’s Remains May Have Just Been Found

The two monks named in the inscription, Yunjiang and Zhiming, are said to have spent 20 years collecting these relics of the Buddha.
16 Historic Figures You Never Knew Died In Really Bizarre Ways

16 Historic Figures You Never Knew Died In Really Bizarre Ways

Many of history's most important figures have suffered strange deaths that do not seem to befit their noble legacy.