Mary Somerville: The Woman For Whom The Word “Scientist” Was Made
Before Mary Sommerville came around, the word "scientist" didn't even exist.
10 Things To Know About Stephen Hawking, The World’s Coolest Scientist
Stephen Hawking is well known for his work in theoretical physics. In honor of his 75th birthday, here are ten fun facts you might not know.
Stunning Native American Masks Of The Early 20th Century
See the masks indigenous American tribes donned at the turn of the 20th century.
Mansa Musa Of Mali May Have Been The Richest Person In History
Forget Rockefeller and Gates — this 14th century Malian emperor is likely the richest man ever.
Sawney Bean Remains Scotland’s Most Famous Cannibal
One of the most terrifying figures in English folklore may be a product of anti-Scot propaganda.
The Time Trump Mistook An Actor For The President Of Russia
In 1988, Donald Trump had a meeting with Mikhail Gorbachev. The problem was that, well, he actually didn't.
Americans Choose The Ten Most Important Historical Events Of Their Lifetime
How do your rankings match up?
Who Betrayed Anne Frank? New Research Might Surprise You
New research shows that Nazis could have discovered Anne Frank simply by accident.