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Amelia Earhart Searchers Hopeful As Bone-Sniffing Dogs Deployed On Pacific Island

Amelia Earhart Searchers Hopeful As Bone-Sniffing Dogs Deployed On Pacific Island

The remains of the famed pilot may finally see the light of the day thanks to a new expedition to the island where she may have crash landed.
The Bizarre Hanging Coffins Of China And The Philippines

The Bizarre Hanging Coffins Of China And The Philippines

Why did this ancient tradition begin?
Seppuku: Inside The Ancient Samurai Suicide Ritual

Seppuku: Inside The Ancient Samurai Suicide Ritual

Separating fact from fiction concerning this ancient samurai practice.
World’s Oldest Coloring Book Discovered In Missouri Library

World’s Oldest Coloring Book Discovered In Missouri Library

A copy of the oldest known coloring book, from 1760, was discovered in the Missouri Botanical Garden's library.
4 Grisly Killers Who Successfully Used Sleepwalking As A Criminal Defense

4 Grisly Killers Who Successfully Used Sleepwalking As A Criminal Defense

Is homicidal sleepwalking fact or fiction?
Giant Trove Of Hidden Nazi Artifacts Found In Argentina

Giant Trove Of Hidden Nazi Artifacts Found In Argentina

Around 75 artifacts—including some that were likely used by Hitler himself—were found in a hidden room inside a collector's home.
Ancient “City Of Giants” Uncovered In Ethiopia Reveals Origins Of Islam In The Region

Ancient “City Of Giants” Uncovered In Ethiopia Reveals Origins Of Islam In The Region

The site in the Harlaa region of Ethiopia suggests a long history of trade and communication in North Africa and the Middle East.
Basically Everything You Thought You Knew About Pocahontas Is Wrong, New Documentary Says

Basically Everything You Thought You Knew About Pocahontas Is Wrong, New Documentary Says

A new Smithsonian documentary brings the truth about the U.S.' favorite indigenous American princess to light.
Newly-Uncovered Diaries Reveal Horrors Of Cannibalism During Nazi Siege Of Leningrad

Newly-Uncovered Diaries Reveal Horrors Of Cannibalism During Nazi Siege Of Leningrad

In conducting research for her new book, professor Alexis Peri came across some disturbing new information about the siege of Leningrad.
When Liberation Meant Demonization: France’s “Ugly Carnivals”

When Liberation Meant Demonization: France’s “Ugly Carnivals”

Thousands of women suspected of sleeping, or otherwise collaborating, with Germans were abused and humiliated.
This Underground, Female-Run Clinic Gave 11,000 Women Safe Abortions Before It Was Legal

This Underground, Female-Run Clinic Gave 11,000 Women Safe Abortions Before It Was Legal

The underappreciated story of Chicago's courageous Jane Collective.