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The True Story Of Belle Boyd, Confederate Spy

The True Story Of Belle Boyd, Confederate Spy

Called the Siren of the Shenandoah and La Belle Rebelle, Maria Isabella "Belle" Boyd was one of the Civil War's most notorious spies.
Nazi Propaganda Posters: Controlling Minds Through Lines And Color

Nazi Propaganda Posters: Controlling Minds Through Lines And Color

Aesthetics matter — and propaganda is a testament to that.
4 Real U.S. Government Alien Research Projects Straight Out Of “The X-Files”

4 Real U.S. Government Alien Research Projects Straight Out Of “The X-Files”

Here's the evidence the government is no longer hiding.
Why Your Office Is Slowly Killing You — And What To Do About It

Why Your Office Is Slowly Killing You — And What To Do About It

A scientific analysis of how your office can literally make you sick.
The Most Disgusting Parasites That Can Infect Your Body

The Most Disgusting Parasites That Can Infect Your Body

Someone please pass the hand sanitizer.
Why Pre-Industrial Life Was Anything But Paradise

Why Pre-Industrial Life Was Anything But Paradise

Pre-industrial life wasn't paradise, it was the pits.
Machu Picchu Facts: The History Of Peru’s Lost City

Machu Picchu Facts: The History Of Peru’s Lost City

Machu Picchu was rediscovered by an American explorer 105 years ago today. Here's what we know about the mysterious spot.
The Rise And Fall (And Rise Again) Of Frances Farmer

The Rise And Fall (And Rise Again) Of Frances Farmer

The life of actress Frances Farmer has been subject to dramatic fictionalization. But the truth of her life is much darker.
The Untold Story Behind Humanity’s Obsession With Virginity

The Untold Story Behind Humanity’s Obsession With Virginity

The truth behind humanity's obsession with virgins.
5 Science Experiments That Seemed Useless — And Were Anything But

5 Science Experiments That Seemed Useless — And Were Anything But

How jellyfish help treat brain disorders and marshmallows predict human success.
10 Sex-Changing Animals That Don’t Adhere To Gender Roles

10 Sex-Changing Animals That Don’t Adhere To Gender Roles

Gender absolutely exists on a spectrum -- and these animals prove it.