Inside the Twin Towers: Accounts from 9/11 Survivors

September 11 is supposed to be an ordinary busy Tuesday for people at the North and South buildings of the World Trade Center. At...
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The Story of Science: How Did We Get Here?

There have been, and there will always be, many intense discussions about the question how we got here. Many people believe to have found...

Berga: Hitler’s GI Death Camp

Deep inside the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, newly discovered artifacts, photographs and journals tell the story of 350 American GIs who were held...

The History of Video Games: Atari, Arcade, Nintendo, …

The human race likes - and needs - to play games. That's probably why video games have been so popular since the very first...

Hunt for the Ghost Ships of the Black Sea

In the year 2000, on his third trip to the Black Sea, explorer Dr. Robert Ballard discovered a miraculously well-preserved Byzantine shipwreck, but his...

Colosseum: Rome’s Arena of Death – The life of a gladiator

The Colosseum, or Flavian Amphitheathre, in Rome was built around 72 ac. It is the largest one that was built in the Roman Empire....

The Persian Empire

2,500 years ago Persia was a great empire; regarded as the forerunner of the Roman Empire. However in spite of its size & strength...

The Battle of Chernobyl: the Biggest Nuclear Accident in History

The date April 25, 1986 will be forever engraved in the minds of Ukranians. Three kilometres away from the city was the Chernobyl nuclear...
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The origins of pleasure

This is no documentary about Nazis or Hitler's 2nd in command Hermann Goering in particular, but it's a story about the origins of pleasure...

Last Day Of The Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs  first appeared during the Triassic period, 231.4 million years ago, and were the dominant terrestrial vertebrates for 135 million years, from the start...

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