Greater Glory: Why Scott Let Amundsen Win the Race to the South Pole

Written by  on June 24, 2011

In the race to the South Pole, explorer Robert F. Scott refused to sacrifice his ambitious science agenda By Edward J. Larson | Friday, May 27, 2011 | 2 Permanent[...]

Friday the 13th Superstitions Rooted in Bible and More

Written by  on June 24, 2011

This year Friday the 13th superstitions get a break—luckily for triskaidekaphobes. Legendary traitor Judas (fourth from left) is said to have been the[...]

History buffs gather as Gettysburg prepares for Civil War anniversary

Written by  on June 24, 2011

Simon Mann June 25, 2011 – 12:14AM GETTYSBURG is not where you expect to find Adolf Hitler’s monogrammed, silver grooming set – brush,[...]