Watch this video to learn how an ancient civilization still influences how we view something as fundamental as time.
The Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in New York City were once the tallest buildings in the world. Read about a daring highwire act spanning the tops of these skyscrapers.
While it’s often important to get along with others, we sometimes follow the crowd at the expense of common sense.
Whether it’s for a school assignment or a larger goal for your life, these tips can help you make the most of your time.
Survivors and loved ones of victims of the Holocaust recently pushed back against protesters who trivialized it.
A sociologist shares the results and repercussions of an in-depth data analysis.
Well over a century after the South lost the Civil War, its battle flag is showing up in a surprising place: the North. This article explores the causes and effects.
Like Anne Frank, Paula Weissman was sent to a Nazi concentration camp as a teenager. Learn about how she made a life for herself after liberation, and explore the site for more powerful stories.
Studying or practicing a skill non-stop may not be the ticket to achieving your goals, according to this study.
Teenagers reflect on a year of pandemic precautions through their words and artistic representations.
It’s never too soon to start thinking about potential careers. Here are some growing fields you might consider.
View powerful photos and learn the life story of a Jewish Holocaust survivor and resistance fighter.
Learn why an academic approach toward examining lingering effects of slavery has turned into a hot-button topic.
The 2020 Olympic Games were postponed for a year to limit COVID-19 transmission. Should they be postponed again? What are the risks and rewards?
In this podcast, two Shakespeare scholars dig into why we still care about the characters and situations crafted by an Englishman who lived four centuries ago.
The American civil rights movement may seem to be a topic of history, but the struggle for equality continues today.
How did a structure as complex as the human eye come to be?
The most you can control in any conflict is one side—your own. Learn ways to manage your emotions and use approaches that will help you work toward resolving conflicts with other people.
Being bold doesn’t mean making a rash decision and rushing in, willy-nilly. Learn what it really means to be bold.
An ambitious goal of some dedicated mountaineers is climbing the tallest peak on each of the seven continents. Learn about the unique challenges these mountains pose.