Dr Jenner’s discovery: Vaccination for smallpox just one century old The famous physician’s marvelous scientific revelation was not the result of accident as has been stated time and again Dr Jenner perfor... Read more...
In his book, "On the Origin of Species," Charles Darwin considered the sudden appearance of a solitary group of trilobites (extinct marine arthropods) with no apparent antecedents -- and the absence of other fo... Read more...
What have the protagonists of a half-century-old comic strip - Little Orphan Annie - got to do with Broadway?
On the morning of June 25, 1876, Lieutenant Colonel George A. Custer and the 7th Cavalry charged into battle against Lakota Sioux and Northern Cheyenne Indians. Custer's orders were to wait for reinforcements a... Read more...
The Battle of the Little Bighorn was fought along the ridges, steep bluffs, and ravines of the Little Bighorn River, in south central Montana on June 25 and 26, 1876. The Battle of the Little Bighorn has c... Read more...
Apart from providing a detailed description of the ceremonies, this account also gives a different perspective on President Lincoln’s famous 2-minute speech.
Being the heavyweight champion didn't exclude Muhammad Ali from the draft during the height of the Vietnam War in 1967 - but it didn't mean he was going to go willingly.
Screen legends Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire sing and dance their way into your heart in one of the most timeless holiday classics of all time, Holiday Inn.
The wedding of Jacqueline Lee Bouvier and Senator John Fitzgerald Kennedy.
There are number of reasons, in my opinion, why every lady who has the time, the means, and the opportunity should learn the use of ﬁrearms.
In an exclusive magazine interview, Valerie Harper admits, 'Our main similarity is that she is someone who doesn't like herself very much.'
"Little House in the Big Woods" tells of 63 years ago, when the Ingalls family lived in a log cabin on the edge of the big woods in Wisconsin.
'I refer to the series as a 'people' comedy, rather than a situation comedy, because the show is so real,' says Brady Bunch creator Sherwood Schwartz.
This article, published a week and a half after Woodstock, not only highlights the perspective of six Festival attendees, but doesn’t mince words when it comes to the opinion of the nearby Middletown (New York) newspaper.
While boxes of Jell-O pudding pops may be but a memory, we can still remember their glory days through these commercials!
Nothing stays the same for very long -- not the world, not the blues, not love, not a petite young Texas girl who had “such a pretty voice,” according to her mother.
With more than half a billion people watching on television, Neil Armstrong climbs down the ladder and proclaims, "That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind."
Silent cinema was not a primitive style of filmmaking, but an alternate form of storytelling, with artistic triumphs equivalent to or greater than those of the sound films that followed.