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How Left-Handedness Came To Be Seen As Evil

How Left-Handedness Came To Be Seen As Evil

Left-handedness slowly transformed from a symptom of mental and moral deficiency to a sign of creativity and mental fortitude -- here's how.
How A Sexy German Cartoon Gave Birth To The Barbie Doll

How A Sexy German Cartoon Gave Birth To The Barbie Doll

America's favorite toy has a seedier history than you might expect.
Why Some Jewish People Collaborated With The Nazis

Why Some Jewish People Collaborated With The Nazis

Why and how some Jewish people helped the Nazis.
21 Of The Worst Movie Set Disasters In History

21 Of The Worst Movie Set Disasters In History

Movie sets aren't all glitz and glamour.
The Disturbing True Story Of Elizabeth Bathory, The Blood Countess

The Disturbing True Story Of Elizabeth Bathory, The Blood Countess

Bathory may have been the victim of a truly nasty smear campaign.
Mata Hari: Feminist The World Wasn’t Ready For

Mata Hari: Feminist The World Wasn’t Ready For

Was she a war criminal or an early feminist hero?
What Stephen Hawking Thinks Will Doom The World — And Why He’s Wrong

What Stephen Hawking Thinks Will Doom The World — And Why He’s Wrong

Many, including Stephen Hawking, point to overpopulation as the greatest threat to the future of mankind. But he's wrong.
The Sad, Strange Tale Of The Dionne Quintuplets

The Sad, Strange Tale Of The Dionne Quintuplets

Five sisters unlucky enough to have all been born at once.
Inside The Strangest Museum On Earth

Inside The Strangest Museum On Earth

The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities truly boggles the mind.
How Artificial Intelligence May Change Human Relationships

How Artificial Intelligence May Change Human Relationships

Human relationships are about to change in a major way.
The Most Intense Remarks Fidel Castro Ever Made

The Most Intense Remarks Fidel Castro Ever Made

There's a reason this man's words forged a revolution.