Records of excavations from before the current conflict with ISIS in Iraq can give us an idea of the former grandeur of Nimrud and Hatra.
The politically-influenced redesign of the famed towers of San Gimigano.
But 150 years ago in Great Britain, the question of what role anonymity should play in public discourse looked completely different than today.
An introduction to the Kaliningrad Oblast, surrounded by Poland, Lithuania and the Baltic Sea.
The "St. Patrick" celebrated on March 17 every year has never existed. He was, and is, a metaphorical, literary, and religious conceit.
The unsettling story of Barnum's White Elephant.
The Magna Carta's 800th birthday is this year.
Better know the Middle East
February 11th marks a quarter century since the release of Nelson Mandela (1918-2013)
A mysterious document turned out to be a book of Egyptian book of spells, according to a newly-completed translation