KEN MACDONALD

Aspects Of Ancient Roman Society That Were Frankly Barbaric

The Romans built a great empire and civilization, but some of their habits were truly revolting. ...

Divers Discover 2,000-Year-Old 'Computer' That Is Rewriting History

Sponge-divers who discovered a 2,000-year-old shipwreck found an amazingly advanced scientific device inside. ...

Military 'Traitor' Who Stole A Secret Soviet Aircraft Now Heralded As A Hero

When this Russian defected to the West, he took a top-secret fighter jet with him. ...

The Unsettling Way Ivar The Boneless Became The Most Feared Viking Of All Time

This ruthless Viking warrior terrorized the good people of Britain in the 9th century. ...

How Grizzly Adams Tamed Bears And Became America's Most Famous Mountain Man

We know Grizzly Adams from the ’70s TV show — but the real man was radically different. ...

The Sole Survivor Of A Plane Crash Was Stranded In The Vietnam Jungle

This courageous Dutchwoman survived alone in the jungle for eight days after a catastrophic plane crash. ...

An Unsung Heroine Rescued Thousands Of Children During World War II

This heroic Dutch woman saved the lives of thousands of Jewish children during World War II. ...

The Renaissance Criminal Who Made A Fortune Helping Women Poison Their Husbands

A poisoning conspiracy blighted 16th-century Rome and terrorized Europeans for centuries. ...

The Gripping Real-Life Crimes That Inspired ‘Killers Of The Flower Moon’

The movie Killers of the Flower Moon is based on the real crimes that blighted the Osage people a century ago ...

An Exotic Dancer Became One Of WWI’s Most Notorious Spies

Historians now tell a different story about this extraordinary woman. ...