The Innovation That Helped the Allies Win World War II
The Churchill Tank was one of the allies’ biggest assets in World War II but it also posed a problem. These vehicles weighed at least 40 tons each, a massive weight that would cause many bridges to buckle.
World War II As It Has Rarely Been Seen - In Color!
Though color photography was invented decades before the start of World War II, it was still a rather niche process, which was a lot more expensive than black-and-white photography.
Can We Quiz You About World War II?
Content QUIZ: What Do You Know About World War II? quiz How much do you know about this horrific global war?
World War I Saw the Creation of Some Weird Vehicles
Many weird military vehicles were designed and produced both before and during the First World War, and they all saw active service during the four-year war. Here are 11 of the weirdest military vehicles from the WWI era: 11.
These 10 Invaluable World Treasures Were Never Recovered
Alas, in the real world, the world filled with wars, rebellions, and other deeply tragic events, missing treasures are more difficult, and often impossible to find.
Syria: Are We Headed For World War III?
Five years on, it seems that there’s no end in sight for the Syrian war - the situation is actually getting worse. In fact, there are many who believe that we are on the verge of World War III. But how did Syria turn into the quagmire it currently is?
The Sad Story of Charles II, The Last of the Habsburgs
Charles II of Spain was the last king of the House of Habsburg, one of the most distinguished royal houses in Europe. The last king of Spain was barely able to talk or walk and had a plethora of health issues. Ultimately, his poor health and early demise at the age of 39 pushed Europe into war.
Trivia: Are You a World War Two History Buff?
Trivia: Are You a World War Two History Buff? quiz How well do you know the events of WWII?
TRIVIA: Are You a World War Two History Buff?
World War Two, which lasted six years from 1939 to 1945 is the greatest ever conflict in human history. Full of the bloodiest battles, the most powerful weapons, the wickedest enemies, the vastest empires and strongest republics, study of and interest in WW2 has always been high.
War-Torn Syria: An Aerial Look at the Price of War
A famous American general, William Tecumseh Sherman said: "War is Hell". Not unlike what is happening in Syria, his was a terrible civil war as well.
The Wars of the Roses: England's Bloody Civil War
The Wars of the Roses were a series of English civil wars for control of the throne of England, fought between supporters of two rival cadet branches of the royal house: The house of Lancaster, or the red rose, and the house of York, or the white rose.
World War I Wouldn't Have Been Won Without Women's Efforts
When the First World War broke out in 1914, many men were sent into battle to halt the advances of the Central Powers. This meant that the women were sent to work in factories to support the war effort, and this was especially true in the recently industrialized United Kingdom.
The Real Story Behind the Most Famous War Poster
The story of women entering the manufacturing and workforce during World War II is interesting in and of itself, but did you ever wonder what’s the story behind the symbol of women riveters?
I've Never Heard This Amazing Tale From the 2nd World War
The Deadly Secret... amazing, video, world war 2 This is going to be one of the most amazing stories you've ever heard. I guarantee it.
7 War Heroes That Were Actually Animals
Here, we look at the stories of some truly brave animal war heroes that left their indelible mark in the two World Wars. 1.
10 World War I Inventions We Still Use Every Day
World War I is known as one of the most ruthless and devastating conflicts in all of history. But with every tragedy comes self-improvement and modernization, as in times of dire need, being inventive can be the one thing that ensures your victory and survival.
These Relics of History Are Both Art and War.
From thousands of years ago, when men were still fighting with bronze weapons, the armored helmet was one of the most important items of war. From before Romans ruled Europe, before the Greeks sailed the seas.
There Is More to Switzerland's Neutrality Than You Know…
How did Switzerland manage to stay neutral when the rest of Europe was being occupied by the Nazis during World War II? There is more to Switzerland's story than you probably know, and this video reveals some fascinating facts on the topic. How Does Switzerland Manage To Stay Neutral?
Trivia: What Do You Know of World War I?
quiz WWI changed the world like nothing else before or since. Let' see how much you can remember with this ultimate WWI quiz
pictures of the Vietnam War
The Vietnam war ended on April 30, 1975, with the fall of Saigon. Many of the photographs that came out of that war are still etched in our minds.
The Real Life Spy Who Inspired the James Bond Series
Popov served as a double agent during the Second World War, working for both the MI6 and the German Abwehr. He also happened to be an expert gambler, a well-known womanizer, and he even crossed paths with James Bond's creator, Ian Fleming.
The 3 Teenage Girls Who Outsmarted the Germans in WWII
Truus Oversteegen, Freddie Oversteegen, and Hannie Schaft were fierce resistance fighters standing up to the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands in World War II. The three also happened to still be teenagers at the time.
We've Dubbed This Prank: "The War of the Roses"
The War of the Roses - Funny Prank! funny, video, prank, hilarious, gag, just for laughs A great prank about an attention war that gets out of hand
Experience the Dramatic Moments of WWII in Color
This extremely informative 13-episode television documentary series, narrated by Robert Powell, recounts the major events of World War II. The episodes cover the Eastern Front, the Western Front, the North Africa Campaign, and the Pacific War.