This Christmas tell your children the real Santa Claus story
Marie Curie and her X-ray vehicles' contribution to World War I battlefield medicine
World War I: is it right to blame the Treaty of Versailles for the rise of Hitler?
The forgotten origins of the modern gay rights movement in WWI
Freddie Mercury's family faith: The ancient religion of Zoroastrianism
Immigration to US Westernizes Asian guts
The two men who almost derailed New England's first colonies
Where are the voices of indigenous peoples in the Thanksgiving story?
What the first Thanksgiving dinner actually looked like
How Sears helped make women, immigrants and people of color feel more like Americans
Feeling guilty about drinking? Well, ask the saints
How advertising shaped Thanksgiving as we know it
The Dead Sea Scrolls are a priceless link to the Bible's past
Bombs are part of American political history
What history reveals about surges in anti-Semitism and anti-immigrant sentiments
Influenza's wild origins in the animals around us
America's archaeology data keeps disappearing -- even though the law says the government is...
The Village Voice’s photographers captured change, turmoil unfolding on New York City’s streets
Talking heads: what toilets and sewers tell us about ancient Roman sanitation
Feasting rituals – and the cooperation they require – are a crucial step toward human...