How Viking graffiti made it to a church in Istanbul.
How primates accidentally beat Columbus across the Atlantic by 40 million years.
Historians and archaeologists say the oldest and largest ancient pyramids are in Egypt and Mexico. One Bosnian wizard says they’re wrong.
Separated by 9,900 miles, two underground blazes still burn after 50 years.
Three hundred years of advanced incest, all for this.
Gerald Bull wanted to use a very big gun to shoot a satellite into space. Saddam Hussein wanted a very big gun.
What is a Berliner, anyway?
In 1960, 2,000 people lived in the Chagos Islands. 15 years and one backroom nuclear missile deal later, none of them did.