Ancient civilizations utilized various creative strategies to supply their populations with usable and drinkable water.
The people who chiseled Costa Rica's stone spheres out of granite belonged to a distinct Latin American culture called the Chibchan.
American supporters of revolutionaries in Russia in the late 19th century contributed to the downfall of the Tsarism.
The Nazi regime used Christmas to foster among the German people a sense of national unity and pride.
Like the Jews, the Romani were victims of the Nazi's ideology of race.
How Horace brought to enemies together during WWII and what role the poet played in the post-war cultural identity of Europe.
The Cardiff Giant was the greatest hoax in an era of hoaxes.
Canada's new Prime Minister is the son of Pierre Trudeau, the most famous Canadian politician of the late 20th century.
Every year, tens of thousands of pilgrims gather to celebrate the Christ of the Snow Star.
We look at the discovery of petroleum, both linguistically and practically.