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Gorgeous Photos Of The Last Samurai

Gorgeous Photos Of The Last Samurai

These unique images depict a way of life about to disappear forever.
The Arctic Mummification Of John Torrington And The Franklin Expedition

The Arctic Mummification Of John Torrington And The Franklin Expedition

Inside the lost-at-sea story whose truth may still be hiding under several feet of ice.
What We Loved This Week, Nov. 13 – 19

What We Loved This Week, Nov. 13 – 19

Vintage NYC cab scenes, rockstars backstage, German soldiers just before WWII, inside an American militia, the world's cultures a century ago.
How IBM Helped the Nazis Carry Out The Holocaust

How IBM Helped the Nazis Carry Out The Holocaust

IBM technology helped the Nazis carry out the Holocaust. But to what extent can we blame the tech giant?
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.
Quirky Traits Of Your Favorite Artists

Quirky Traits Of Your Favorite Artists

It takes some serious eccentricity to produce timeless works of art.
The Forgotten Holocaust: Heartbreaking Photos From The Armenian Genocide

The Forgotten Holocaust: Heartbreaking Photos From The Armenian Genocide

Its perpetrators killed 1.5 million people and still won't officially accept responsibility.
The Most Vile Quotes From History’s Most Revered Heroes

The Most Vile Quotes From History’s Most Revered Heroes

We all say things we don't mean — but these people definitely meant what appears here.
Real-Life Rosie The Riveters: The Factory Women Who Helped The US Win World War II

Real-Life Rosie The Riveters: The Factory Women Who Helped The US Win World War II

Who knows how WW2 would have played out had it not been for these women.
What We Loved This Week, Nov. 6 – 12

What We Loved This Week, Nov. 6 – 12

Grimy vintage New York scenes, the world's reaction to Trump's win, Nat Geo's most wild and beautiful locales, bizarre Russian psychotherapy, and rare historical photos.
Maria Rasputin May Be More Fascinating Than Her “Mad Monk” Father

Maria Rasputin May Be More Fascinating Than Her “Mad Monk” Father

Maria Rasputin escaped death in Russia and went on to become a lion tamer and author — but was she really the Mad Monk's daughter?