Some fun and interesting facts about Karl Marx, a fellow often depicted as dull and humorless, which may or may not have anything to do with the fact that he was often broke.
There have been incredible advances over the last 150 years...here are five exceptional ones.
John D. Rockefeller was a robber baron who used his insight of business to ruthlessly force other oil and petroleum companies out of business, and who managed to hide it all from the public. Rockefeller thought of all...
At the time Galileo wrote his letter to Madame Christina of Lorraine - Grand Duchess of Tuscany, there was much debate about the orientation of the Universe. Galileo, following the belief of Nicolaus Copernicus, was a...
Trivia quiz about the cool month of November
The early modern era is said to have been between the years 1500 and 1800. It's held to have begun during the Late Renaissance period and ended about the time industrialization changed the face of the world. It was an...
This is a speculation on history. It is based on putting together the sparse pieces of information from current and historical events, and from partial solutions of the Kryptos sculpture.
The four-leaf clover, a common symbol of luck, has its origins in folklore that is centuries old. So, just how did this superstition come to be?
World War 2 was a huge historical battle that was fought between the Allies (United States, Canada, Great Britain, France and the Soviet Union) and the Axis Powers (Germany, Italy, and Japan). Two of the biggest issues...
There are many events in Ken Kesey's life that are represented throughout his novel "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest".
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