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The Native American Genocide And Its Legacy Of Oppression Today

The Native American Genocide And Its Legacy Of Oppression Today

Was this history's worst genocide?
Three Sunken WWII Ships Mysteriously Vanish From Bottom Of Java Sea

Three Sunken WWII Ships Mysteriously Vanish From Bottom Of Java Sea

Three downed ships sat at the bottom of Indonesia’s Java Sea since World War II — until recently, when they vanished. The Netherlands defense ministry has now launched an international investigation into the mysterious disappearance of the three Dutch shipwrecks off the coast of Indonesia. Officials discovered that the wreckage...
The Worst War Crimes The U.S. Committed During World War II

The Worst War Crimes The U.S. Committed During World War II

From Operation Teardrop to the Biscari massacre, these are the atrocities that the U.S. would rather forget.
Australia’s Centuries-Long Genocide Against Aboriginal People

Australia’s Centuries-Long Genocide Against Aboriginal People

For nearly two centuries, Australia pursued deliberate policies of extermination against the native people that have left scars visible to this day.
Why Americans Don’t Actually Get To Vote For President

Why Americans Don’t Actually Get To Vote For President

Almost nothing in American politics is weirder than the Electoral College. And in the 2016 election, it might be the cause of violent upheaval.
Rash Of Two-Headed Sharks Astounds Scientists

Rash Of Two-Headed Sharks Astounds Scientists

Two shark heads, two shark stomachs, one shark intestine.
5 Famous “Revolutionaries” That Were Anything But

5 Famous “Revolutionaries” That Were Anything But

Some of history's most fiery "revolutionaries" were anything but, and some of them even seem to have been working the opposing side.
5 Diseases Whose Origins Medical Experts Got Entirely Wrong

5 Diseases Whose Origins Medical Experts Got Entirely Wrong

Because doctors once totally misunderstood these lethal diseases, they used to treat them in some truly horrifying ways.
Jesus’ Tomb Unsealed For The First Time In Centuries

Jesus’ Tomb Unsealed For The First Time In Centuries

“I’m absolutely amazed. My knees are shaking a little bit because I wasn’t expecting this," said the archaeologist-in-residence.
Curiosity Rover Finds Weird Egg Rock On Mars

Curiosity Rover Finds Weird Egg Rock On Mars

The "Egg Rock" may have been born in an asteroid's molten core.
More Accurate World Map Wins Prestigious Design Award

More Accurate World Map Wins Prestigious Design Award

The most accurate map you'll ever see. You probably won't like it.