This Ancient Prince's Tomb Was Found Between a Pub and a Supermarket
Scientists unveil new insights about the 6th century 'Prince of Prittlewell.'
How ‘Bluelight’ Became a Life-Saving Encyclopedia of Drug Info
The internet's largest forum for drug discussion started life in the 90s as a message board called "MDMA Clearinghouse."
The Bizarre History of Trying to Design Cars for Women
After decades of the auto industry reducing women's needs to the color pink, a team of women designers at Volvo attempted to design a concept car that women would actually want to drive.
Three Men Vanished from a Scottish Island 120 Years Ago and People Are Still Looking
The rather unassuming white lighthouse located off Scotland’s Western Isles is home to one of the greatest mysteries of the Atlantic.
Company That Owns Krispy Kreme Pledges $11 Million to Charity After Nazi Past Revealed
Younger members of the Reimann family, which runs JAB holdings, were "ashamed" by what a historian found in their family tree.
The ‘Men’s Liberation’ Movement Time Forgot
Nowadays, the Men’s Rights movement runs the gamut from incels to red pillers, but in the 1970s, men's libbers looked something like… feminists?
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The Holocaust Prisoners Who Risked Their Lives to Sneak Evidence from Concentration Camps
It's the story of men and women who enlightened the world as to what was happening in the extermination camps.
The Polish Ballerina Who Shot Nazis on Her Way to the Gas Chamber
The story of Franceska Mann's brave act of resistance at Auschwitz has become Holocaust legend. But how much do we actually know of her story?
A Brief, 200-Year History of Humanity’s Love for Laughing Gas
People were using it to get high in the 1700s—long before anyone used it to decorate cakes.
How Syrians Are Rebuilding the Monuments Destroyed By ISIS
A French restoration company is working with locals to restore their most important cultural artefacts.
This Artist Collects the Everyday Objects That Define Lesbian Life
Anyone who identifies as lesbian, butch, queer, non-binary, or trans was invited to send personal objects for the display.
The True Story of How the Parramatta Road Sign Ended Up in Lebanon
What kind of legend steals a sign, flies it across the planet, then bolts it to a power pole in a remote village in Lebanon?