All Blogs / Academics / History / Posts With Video


Get More Specific:

What to Know About the Real Crimes Behind Bonnie and Clyde

On the 50th anniversary of the release of the film, starring Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty, myths persist about the criminal couple

“Four Loose Cannons” for Download

Last week I had my post-midnight visit with Bradley Jay at WBZ-AM radio. The conversation was fun and detailed and as coherent as I can be that late at night.That segment of the Jay Talking show is now available as a podcast episodeShow More Summary

Why the ‘Goldwater Rule’ Keeps Psychiatrists From Diagnosing at a Distance

As some mental-health professionals debate what to say about Donald Trump, here's what to know about the man behind the longstanding rule.

Entering Oz – Bringing Color to History

On a camping trip for the first time, a student in my mother’s fifth grade class exclaimed that he was surprised the great outdoors “wasn’t all black and white”. The student, raised on video games and smart phones, thought of nature as old-timey, flat. If the vibrant colors and sounds of nature seemed “black and […]

Making Something to Write Home About

Imagine holding the tear-stained letter from a loving wife to her husband, a Union soldier. Then, follow the soldier through news clippings to the bloody Battle of Antietam. Hold the wife’s letter in one hand and the soldier’s death notice in the other. When students leaf through facsimile documents, they connect with these emotional stories. […]

The Senate’s August Recess Is Delayed. That Break Exists for a Reason

Mitch McConnell has delayed the Senate's August recess to focus on health care reform, but here's why Senators are used to a summer break

5 Memorable Presidential Birthdays

As Donald Trump celebrates his 71st birthday on June 14, here's a look at memorable presidential birthday parties from FDR to Nixon to Obama

This Is Why Doughnuts Are Associated With Police Officers

It turns out that the image of the police officer enjoying an on-duty doughnut is a relatively recent stereotype

Roman bathhouse found under Carlisle Cricket Club

An archaeological survey at the Carlisle Cricket Club’s Edenside ground has discovered the remains of an extraordinarily important Roman bathhouse and dozens of artifacts. Archaeology contractors Wardell Armstrong were called in to survey the site of a proposed new floodproof pavilion, expecting to find little more than random fill dumped during the construction of the [...]

Bamburgh Castle find

Bamburgh dig uncovers unique find The continued archaeological investigation of Bamburgh Castle, once the palace site of the early medieval kings of Northumbria, has revealed a marvellous new find of national significance. The copper alloy fragment is small, 23mm by 12mm, but beautifully decorated with an intricate zoomorphic representation of a bird, characteristic of […]

The Triangular Field

We last stopped by the Triangular Field to show you a controlled burn in September[...] The post The Triangular Field appeared first on Gettysburg Daily.

88th Pennsylvania Boulder Ready in Ziegler’s Grove

The Ziegler’s Grove monument to the 88th Pennsylvania as it appeared in February of 2012.This[...] The post 88th Pennsylvania Boulder Ready in Ziegler’s Grove appeared first on Gettysburg Daily.

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC