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41 Photos Of The Inuit People Before And After Canada Ravaged Their Way Of Life

41 Photos Of The Inuit People Before And After Canada Ravaged Their Way Of Life

In the mid 20th century, the Canadian government attempted to make Inuits "modern." Along the way, the people lost their entire culture.
25 Eye-Popping Photos Of World War I & II Dazzle Camouflage

25 Eye-Popping Photos Of World War I & II Dazzle Camouflage

As you might imagine, the technique didn't last for too long.
U.S. Government Declassifies Cold War Footage Of Some Of History’s Largest Nuclear Tests

U.S. Government Declassifies Cold War Footage Of Some Of History’s Largest Nuclear Tests

Though only tests, some of the very explosions depicted here in fact resulted in devastating human and environmental casualties.
Tourists Can Now Visit The Wreck Of The Titanic — For A Huge Price

Tourists Can Now Visit The Wreck Of The Titanic — For A Huge Price

Tourist fees will hopefully help fund photographic preservation efforts before the wreckage site soon disappears forever.
This Week In History, Mar. 12 – 18

This Week In History, Mar. 12 – 18

Candid Hitler photos auctioned, infant remains unearthed in Ireland, exhumed Black Death victims found holding hands, suspected Nazi faces extradition, colonial burial ground discovered.
33 Mid-19th Century Photographs Decaying In Beautiful And Haunting Ways

33 Mid-19th Century Photographs Decaying In Beautiful And Haunting Ways

Centuries after their creation, these now-dilapidated daguerrotypes are striking.
Construction Workers Find Huge Colonial-Era Burial Ground Underneath Philadelphia Parking Lot

Construction Workers Find Huge Colonial-Era Burial Ground Underneath Philadelphia Parking Lot

Volunteer workers are now racing to examine the dozens of bodies they've found before it's too late.
Jihad May Be the Most Misunderstood Part of Islam

Jihad May Be the Most Misunderstood Part of Islam

Jihad is a very modern problem, but its roots reach back to the beginnings of Islam. What has this term historically meant, and what does it mean today?
What Donald Trump And Andrew Jackson Do — And Don’t — Have In Common

What Donald Trump And Andrew Jackson Do — And Don’t — Have In Common

The 45th president will be visiting the grave of Andrew Jackson this week.
Here’s The Pollution The EPA Had To Contend With When It Started

Here’s The Pollution The EPA Had To Contend With When It Started

31 apocalyptic photos of American pollution in the 1970s.
98-Year-Old Minnesota Man Accused Of Nazi War Crimes Faces Extradition

98-Year-Old Minnesota Man Accused Of Nazi War Crimes Faces Extradition

Authorities allege that Michael Karkoc burned down Polish villages and ordered the slaughter of civilians.