war
Stones, Bones & Wrecks
Archaeologists Are Excavating a WWII Internment Camp in Hawaii
The Honouliuli Internment and POW Camp will eventually open as a national monument.... READ ON
List
Lesser-Known Weapons of World War II
People from all walks of life—dentists, psychologists, journalists, and more—came together to come up with some crazy, unorthodox, and sometimes wildly successful weapons to win the war.... READ ON
History
6 Ways Aircraft Changed the Course of the Vietnam War
Aviation technology drove the Vietnam War.... READ ON
History
11 Weapons That Won World War II
Whether through the skies or on the ground, these weapons helped the Allies win World War II.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
French Arrest Mata Hari
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 267th installment in the series.... READ ON
History
7 of the Most Expensive Weapons Ever Sold at Auction
Got a couple million dollars lying around?... READ ON
WWI Centennial
Russian Unrest Triggers Crackdown
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 265th installment in the series.... READ ON
History
10 Advances in Weaponry That Changed History
From Greek fire to the AK-47.... READ ON
Design
New IKEA Rugs Will Be Made Entirely by Syrian Refugees
The Swedish furniture giant is partnering with women's organizations in Jordan to provide refugees with work.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
U.S. Breaks Off Relations With Germany
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 265th installment in the series.... READ ON
History
The 12-Year-Old Who Fought In the Civil War
By the time John Clem was discharged near the end of the war, he had not only seen active combat but had become a national folk hero as well.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
Wilson Calls For “Peace Without Victory”
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 264th installment in the series.... READ ON
History
The Female Jiu-Jitsu Crew That Defended Women's Rights
Had the police known there was barbed wire hidden in the floral arrangements, things might have gone a little differently.... READ ON
Science
As Bombs Fell on Paris, Marie Curie Went to War
First, Marie Curie tried to donate her Nobel Prize medals. When bank officials refused to melt them down, she donated her prize money to purchase war bonds instead.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
The Zimmermann Telegram
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 263rd installment in the series.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
Germany’s Fateful Gamble
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 262nd installment in the series.... READ ON

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