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Learning to Read and Write: Women’s Education in the Middle Ages

By Lucie Laumonier Centered on female education in the European Middle Ages – in particular in the later Middle Ages…

13 Surprising Alum Powder Uses and Benefits

The use of alum powder dates back hundreds of years in history. You can easily see it in old remedies.…

‘Toyotas of War’ Is the Photo Archive We Never Knew We Needed

No one can argue that Toyota vehicles are dependable, affordable, and abundant. But ask any veteran of the last 50…

Harald Hardrada: Against the Bulgarians

By James Turner In this article, we look at Harald Hardrada’s rewarding service within the Varangian Guard, the Byzantine-Bulgarian conflict,…

‘We can end the climate wars’: Can Australia’s ‘greenslide’ election provide renewed momentum for COP27?

Australia looks set to ditch its climate-laggard global status after voters strongly backed more ambitious green policies – but can…

3 companies tell us their failures on sustainability

Failure is a part of life and also a part of business, and especially as we make the shift to…

Propaganda Out of Ukraine Conflict is Not Much Different From World War I

The Great War gave rise for the first time to propaganda circulated around the world. Unlike previous wars, however, it…

The Notorious Female Bandit Pearl Hart: ‘Wildcat’ Author Reveals All

John Boessenecker, a San Francisco trial lawyer and former police officer, has also become one of the leading historians on…

It Was the Shot Heard Round the World — and These Women Were There to Hear It

In the wee hours of April 19, 1775, long before dawn’s first glimmer, Jonathan Harrington of Lexington, Massachusetts, woke suddenly…

M777 Howitzer: US Artillery Pounding Russians in Ukraine

In spite of the more publicized exploits of high-tech antitank missiles providing the infantry with unprecedented firepower, towed artillery remained…