Although foreign to us moderns, the cinaedus was a familiar figure to ancient Greeks and Romans, whose identity raised concerns about gender.
The thousands of languages spoken around the world are unevenly spread—researchers have a theory about why far more are spoken in tropical regions of the world.
The woman thought to be Earhart isn't facing the camera, but her characteristics match up.
“From your native country one cannot expect—in the foreseeable time—a more reasonable political attitude,” he wrote of the U.S.
A number of historic “cures” fell out of favor because they were more akin to a method of torture.
Richard Nixon's presidential library has a history of Watergate revisionism.
We can read and view history but with the development of the odor wheel, we may be able to smell it, too.
Timothy Snyder, a professor of Eastern European history at Yale, shifts his focus from the past to the present to help Americans counter the erosion of democracy.
Hungary is attempting to purge itself of totalitarian symbols related to the 40 years of communist rule.
In the FBI's view, Ali may have posed a threat because he was a potential source of money and charismatic leadership for the civil rights movement.
The alternate history series based on Philip K. Dick’s famous novel returns for a second season, and is far more ominous post election.
An 800-year-old artifact of a golden rhinoceros encapsulates key aspects of South Africa's history.
Amazon revealed new details about the upcoming season. Can it return to its early excellence?
The messaging of the extremists behind the recent attack in Dhaka has roots in the country's colonial past.
The battle began on July 1, 1916, and turned the tide for the Allies.
Though the show is set in 1857, its creators tapped John Legend to curate the music, including songs by Kanye West and the Weeknd.