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31 Rousing Photos Of The French Resistance In Action
While fewer than one percent of France participated in the Resistance, their actions continue to inspire millions.
The Most Outlandish CIA Programs Of The Cold War
Inside the CIA's Cold War-era plans for mind control, psychic spies, and one horrifying cat.
50 Photos That Encapsulate The ’60s
Perhaps the most testing and transformative decade the modern world has seen.
What We Loved This Week, Oct. 23 – 29
Marilyn Monroe prepares for a night out, alien landscapes here on Earth, enormous Chinese lantern sculptures, museums of death and destruction, and Native American portraits.
New Research Finally Does Away With HIV/AIDS Patient Zero Myth
No, so-called "patient zero" Gaetan Dugas didn't introduce HIV/AIDS to the United States.
The Japanese Monks Who Mummified Themselves While Still Alive
This may be self-discipline at its most extreme.
21 Of The Biggest Misconceptions About World War II
There's a lot we don't know about "the Good War."
33 Striking Portraits Of Native American Culture In The Early 20th Century
Over the course of 30 years, Edward Curtis took 40,000 photos of 100 indigenous American tribes.
21 Theodore Roosevelt Quotes That’ll Teach You How To Truly Live Your Life
These words will make anyone feel fearless.
What We Loved This Week, Oct. 16 – 22
Hitler's favorite little girl, Robin Williams' high school days, Siberia's mammoth hunters, stunning microphotography, 19th century mental asylum portraits.
Back From The Brink: 1990s New York In 51 Intense Photos
As the 1990s began, New York looked like it was about to collapse. And then it didn't.