History Stories
AUTHOR: Brynn Holland
Meet the Strangest New Dinosaur You’ve Ever Seen
December 7, 2017

The oddball dino had a swan-like neck, duck lips, crocodile teeth—and killer claws. Read More

First Look: Exclusive Documents from a Zodiac Killer Reporter
November 28, 2017

Follow leads, read articles and attempt to crack a case that remains unsolved to this day. Read More

A Tour of the Biblical Treasures at D.C.’s New Museum of the Bible
November 17, 2017

The museum's opening has been clouded by claims of forgeries and stolen artifacts. Read More

History’s Biggest Common Sense Moments
November 3, 2017

Experts discuss 11 times history could have gone off the rails...but didn't. Read More

How Donald Duck and Peanuts Saved Trick-or-Treating
October 10, 2017

Not even the effects of World War II could stop this Halloween pastime. Read More

Meet the Top Contenders for the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize
October 5, 2017

They’re working to make the Middle East a safer place. Read More

The Surprising Trump–Truman Connection at the United Nations
September 22, 2017

Trump, who has been inconsistent in his stance on the U.N., praised a historic example of American cooperation with its allies. Read More

7 of the Most Outrageous Medical Treatments in History
September 5, 2017

Why were parents giving their children heroin in the 1880s? Read More

The ‘Father of Modern Gynecology’ Performed Shocking Experiments on Slaves
August 29, 2017

He was a medical trailblazer, but at what cost? Read More

The Rise and Fall of Action Park, New Jersey’s Most Dangerous Water Park
August 29, 2017

It quickly earned the infamous nickname “Accident Park.” Read More