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This Photographer Took a Polaroid Every Day Until the Day He Died

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Photographer and filmmaker Jamie Livingston took a photo every day for nearly two decades, from March 31, 1979 through October 25, 1997. What started as an offhand project after receiving a Polaroid camera as a gift turned into a poignant look on how everyday moments make up a life.

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The Biggest Thing to Happen in the East Room of the White House
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The East Room of the White House has been the location of many important events, but nothing will ever be as big as this one.

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Advice from the CIA's 'Simple Sabotage Field Manual'
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During WWII, the CIA published The Simple Sabotage Field Manual, which provided a number of ways to quietly disrupt the system.

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