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.
What Did It Look Like: The Civil War Age
Rare and beautiful historical photos unearthing fascinating scenes in the age of the civil war, on the same grounds that look very different today. Looking at these photos, it's hard not to compare them to the hustle and bustle of today's world. Submitted by: Daan S.
QUIZ: How Much Do You Know of the US Civil War?
QUIZ: How Much Do You Know of the US Civil War? quiz Do you have what it takes to ace our American Civil War trivia quiz?
Quiz: How Much Do You Know About the American Civil War?
The American Civil War was the bloodiest war America was ever involved in, with more American military deaths than both World War I and World War II combined.
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.
Would Civilization Vanish if the Internet was Gone?
Would Civilization Vanish if the Internet was Gone? internet, debunked, amazing video, civilization, destroy, vanishing, apocalypse People often joke around that they’re addicted to the Internet, but is that really a joke? Could civilization survive if the web vanished?
This Ancient Civilization Just Mysteriously Vanished
Centuries before ancient Greece and Rome were even a thing, the archipelago of Malta was inhabited by a mysterious civilization that built enormous temples and left numerous artifacts that survive to this day.
History Lesson: The War of Aztec vs. Spanish
The Aztecs were a powerful and relatively-advanced civilization living in what we now know as Mexico. When the Spaniards of Hernan Cortes landed in the region, a deadly war between the Aztecs and the Conquistadors began, and it was one of the most bloody and ruthless wars in human history.
The History of Human Civilization from Cats’ Point of View
The Extended History of How Cats Conquered Our Hearts cute, funny, history, cats, adoption, amazing video, history facts, amazing story, TED-Ed, civilization Have you ever wondered how cats became our pets?
Hidden From Civilization Are the Last Uncontacted Tribes
Surma People The Surma people reside in Southern Sudan and southwestern Ethiopia and for years avoided any contact with Western civilization. The Surma are best known for the important role played by piercing and lip plates in their culture.
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.
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
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.
Photographed Hell: The Wars We've Been Through!
" You cannot qualify war in harsher terms than I will. War is cruelty, and you cannot refine it. " General William Tecumseh Sherman. General Sherman's words will surprise only the very few. There is nothing worse in human invention than war - large groups of people killing one another.
History: Did the Trojan War REALLY Happen?
The Trojan War, the most famous of the ancient wars, fought by thousands of men for ten long years on the beaches of the famed city of Troy. Legends and legendary names came from the Iliad, the story of that epic war.
You Need To Know About These Obscure Old Civilizations
Ancient civilizations have always fascinated humans. And why shouldn't they? We have learned so much about human evolution by studying the intricacies of the Greeks, the Egyptians, the Romans, and Mayans, among a host of other cultures.
VIDEO: This Is Picasso’s Most Significant Painting Ever
In 1937, at the height of the bloody civil war in Spain between the Second Spanish Republic and the fascist forces of General Francisco Franco and his allies in Nazi Germany and Italy, Nazi and Italian airplanes laid waste to the Basque town of Guernica in what was seen as the most flagrant fascist
Was The First Famous War Photo in History Staged?
“The Valley of the Shadow of Death” is the first famous war photo in history. It was captured by Roger Fenton in 1855 in the aftermath of the Crimean War. The photo depicts a barren landscape, in the midst of which we see a road littered with cannonballs.
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.
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.
War is Hell, and Here's Proof!
Steve has spent the last 3 decades in war torn areas, and has seen the worst of what we can do to each other. The following images are not easy for the eyes or the heart, but they are amazing in their own right and are enough to make almost anyone a pacifist. War is Hell, and Here's Proof!
Star Wars on Earth - Funny Silly Prank!
Star Wars on Earth - Funny Silly Prank! funny, video, prank, gag, Star Wars Some among us have special powers... At least, so these pranksters would have you believe!
Star Wars 'Hoverbike' Is Now Real!
The hover bike was first seen in the hugely successful 'Star Wars' series of movies, in the third movie.
10 Amazing Undersea Vehicles and Their Unique History
The submarine, which strapped a torpedo to a spear to poke an enemy ship, was used in the American Civil War. In 1863, it was used to attack the mighty Union ironclad, the USS New Ironsides. Image source: Acid Cow 4. The USS Alligator is the first known U.S.