History In The Headlines

Author: Evan Andrews

The Beatles arrive at New York's JFK airport on February 7, 1964. (Credit: Getty Images)

Beatlemania Sweeps the United States, 50 Years Ago

As we mark the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ first visit to the United States, take a look back at how the Fab Four conquered American pop culture.

jackie-robinson

11 Things You May Not Know About Jackie Robinson

On the 95th anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s birth, explore little-known facts about the man who integrated baseball.

Virtual simulation image of the sun atop the obelisk with the Altar of Peace in the foreground. (Credit: Indiana University Bloomington)

Mystery of Ancient Roman Sundial Deciphered Using Digital Modeling

A decades-old misconception about two Ancient Roman monuments has been corrected by researchers using 3-D digital simulations and NASA data.

Romantic Gestures

7 Heartwarming Romantic Gestures

Your Valentine’s Day gift will inevitably pale in comparison to these legendary expressions of love.