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Apollo 13 Astronauts Return Safely on April 17, 1970

Written by  on April 17, 2012

1970: Critical explosion cripples Apollo 13 An explosion on board Apollo 13 has caused one of the most critical situations in American space history and[...]

Aung San Suu Kyi Biography

Written by  on April 1, 2012

The Nobel Peace Prize 1991 Aung San Suu Kyi Biography* 1942: September 6. Marriage of Aung San, commander of the Burma Independence Army,[...]

Aug 3, 1492: Columbus sets sail

Written by  on August 3, 2011

Columbus sets sail. (2011). The History Channel website. Retrieved 11:07, August 3, 2011, from http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/columbus-sets-sail. From[...]

Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia. World War I began

Written by  on July 28, 2011

On July 28, 1914, Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia. World War I began as declarations of war by other European nations quickly followed. The ‘Great[...]

Pythagoras for Kids

Written by  on July 21, 2011

  http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/greeks/science/math/pythagoras.htm Pythagoras lived in the 500s BC, and was one of the first Greek mathematical[...]

Sweeping Dust Storm in Arizona History

Written by  on July 8, 2011

See Video of Arizona Dust Storm AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT July 6, 2011 6:01 AM ET Strong winds push massive dust cloud into Phoenix, reducing[...]