Top 10 Origins Of Famous Fonts

Top 10 Origins Of Famous Fonts

History Gary PullmanMay 23, 2017 Although they’re literally at our fingertips, we seldom think of them. However, our word processors’ fonts sometimes have intriguing, even surprising origins, and they’re not always free of controversy and criticism. Businesses have commissioned some...
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Top 10 Facts About Drugs And Warfare

Top 10 Facts About Drugs And Warfare

Facts Daniel RennieMay 23, 2017 Look into the history of warfare, and you’ll see it has a close association with drugs, which have been used for all kinds of purposes. Some wars have been fought over drugs, but they’ve predominantly...
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Top 10 Recent Discoveries From The World Wars

Top 10 Recent Discoveries From The World Wars

History Jana Louise SmitMay 22, 2017 Even on a small scale, conflict can leave complicated stories and scenes behind. A global war scatters ruins, artifacts, and mysteries over countless landscapes. Archaeologists and historians have studied both world wars to...
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Top 10 Wildly Misunderstood Ways Past Cultures Saw Human Sexuality

Top 10 Wildly Misunderstood Ways Past Cultures Saw Human Sexuality

History Mark OliverMay 21, 2017 Some people talk about the past like it was a free-for-all of love and expression. They imagine a time when sexuality had no bounds and nothing was forbidden. We think of it that way because...
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Top 10 Facts That Change How You See The Story Of The Mayflower

Top 10 Facts That Change How You See The Story Of The Mayflower

History Mark OliverMay 20, 2017 The Pilgrims who boarded the Mayflower and sailed across the ocean to America, we’re told, were trying to set up a new colony free of religious persecution—but there was a bit more to the story...
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Top 10 Disastrous Cases Of Regime Change By The US

Top 10 Disastrous Cases Of Regime Change By The US

History Michael Van DuisenMay 17, 2017 While relatively recent occurrences have brought the term into the US lexicon, regime change is as American as apple pie. For nearly all of the country’s history—but especially since the 20th century began—the Unite...
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Top 10 Facts You Wish You’d Learned In History Class

Top 10 Facts You Wish You’d Learned In History Class

History Judith SpeerMay 16, 2017 When was World War II? What was the Berlin Wall? Who invented the cotton gin? This is what you’ll learn about in high school history class. The important people, places, and things that shaped the...
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