Inside the FBI’s Secret Muslim Network

How politics may destroy the efforts law enforcement have made that have prevented terrorist attacks in the US. Ron Haddad is Dearborn’s chief of police, and he says he gets one question a lot when he travels around the country. “Someone will come up to me and put their finger in my face, and they’re […]

How to Hack an Election

Most of us have encountered at least one story of how supposedly a select few people manipulate world events, many of them quite far-fetched as they are spouted by conspiracy theorists. But here is the story of someone who claims to have been manipulating events for those who wanted to maintain a hold on power. […]

History in Color

History in Color. Even though the colours are false — the images are colorised by select members of this hardcore team on Reddit, the effect of viewing snapshots of history going back as far as the late 1800s is profound.

The History of English in Ten Minutes – OpenLearn – Open University

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H3r9bOkYW9s&w=560&h=315] Where did the phrase ‘a wolf in sheep’s clothing’ come from? And when did scientists finally get round to naming sexual body parts? Voiced by Clive Anderson, this entertaining romp through ‘The History of English’ squeezes 1600 years of history into 10 one-minute bites, uncovering the sources of English words and phrases from Shakespeare […]

The Ghosts of World War II’s Past

The Ghosts of World War II’s Past (20 photos) – My Modern Metropolis Taking old World War II photos, Russian photographer Sergey Larenkov carefully photoshops them over more recent shots to make the past come alive. Not only do we get to experience places like Berlin, Prague, and Vienna in ways we could have never […]