History

The Importance of Studying Prior History

History is an important and essential part of society and individuals. Learning history is necessary and very difficult. It is necessary because the past is the only data we have from which to gather patterns of behavior whose endurance as features of human natures, presumably, make them relevant to our own times and problems (Garfinkle, 2001). If...
Nov 17, 2014 |

A History of Japanese Xenophobia

Japanese xenophobia should be understood properly prior to jumping to any reactive conclusions. Xenophobia is not really racism, although it can occasionally cross the line in Japan and both are occasionally evidenced. For Japanese society any xenophobia is more of a fear of the unknown and a fear of being overpowered by that which is unknown. In...
Nov 17, 2014 |

Society, History, Genealogy - Great Ancestry Research Sources On The Net

If families are the foundation of society, ancestry is the foundation of modern life. Many modern people want to better understand their history and the family that created them. Learning about your family and ancestry is great fun. People are frequently surprised at the interesting bits of genealogical gold they pick up along the way. You never...
Nov 17, 2014 |

Comann Eachdraidh Ionadail Phortrigh - Portree Local History Society

Promotes and supports the study of the history of Portree, its local area and surroundings, and the Isle of Skye in general; includes their meetings programme, and a collection of articles and links.
May 21, 2016 |

Maynard Historical Society

Promotes the need to remember the history of Maynard and history in general.
May 21, 2016 |

Mosman Historical Society

Community based historical society provides information on membership, meeting, location and contacts.
May 21, 2016 |

Retford Art Society

Provides membership information, society history and news of events.
May 21, 2016 |

History Net

Official website for many leading history magazines including World War II, wild west, and American history. 
Mar 2, 2016 |

Historvius

Discover the historic sites of the world, find historical sites and historic places to visit, get directions, key info and plan your perfect historic holiday.
Feb 29, 2016 |

Extreme Costuming

Personal project of a costumier from Washington DC. The main focus of the site is Elizabethan, Tudor and Early Colonial dress related to the author's work as a costumed volunteer at the Jamestown Settlement and Museum.
Feb 24, 2016 |

Totally History

Features facts about the history of the world with information on the people, the civilizations, and the ideas that shaped modern life. 
Feb 23, 2016 |

History World

HistoryWorld contains narrative world history and interactive world history timelines.
Feb 18, 2016 |

Historum

Historum History Discussion Forums,historum, history, forum, forums, american history, european history, asian history, african history, ancient history, medieval history
Feb 11, 2016 |

Go Historic

Go Historic - Heritage Travel, Historic Preservation, Historic Places, and More 
Feb 2, 2016 |

Mesopotamia: Crash Course World History #3

In which John presents Mesopotamia, and the early civilizations that arose around the Fertile Crescent. Topics covered include the birth of territorial kingdoms, empires, Neo-Assyrian torture tactics, sacred marriages, ancient labor practices, the world's first law code, and the great failed romance of John's undergrad years. Crash Course World...
May 4, 2017 |

Buddha and Ashoka: Crash Course World History #6

In which John relates a condensed history of India, post-Indus Valley Civilization. John explores Hinduism and the origins of Buddhism. He also gets into the reign of Ashoka, the Buddhist emperor who, in spite of Buddhism's structural disapproval of violence, managed to win a bunch of battles. Resources: Awesome comic book about Ashoka by Anant...
May 4, 2017 |

Ancient Egypt: Crash Course World History #4

In which John covers the long, long history of ancient Egypt, including the Old, Middle and New Kingdoms, and even a couple of intermediate periods. Learn about mummies, pharaohs, pyramids and the Nile with John Green. Crash Course World History is now available on DVD! http://store.dftba.com/products/crash... Resources: Mummies!:...
May 4, 2017 |

The Agricultural Revolution: Crash Course World History #1

Crash Course World History is now available on DVD! Visit http://store.dftba.com/products/crash... to buy a set for your home or classroom. You can directly support Crash Course at https://www.patreon.com/crashcourse Subscribe for as little as $0 to keep up with everything we're doing. Free is nice, but if you can afford to pay a little every...
May 4, 2017 |

Complete History Of The Soviet Union, Arranged To The Melody Of Tetris

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May 4, 2017 |

Freeport Indonesia says giant copper mine running as normal despite strike

Operations at the world's No.2 copper mine in Indonesia are "running as normal", a spokesman for the local unit of Freeport-McMoRan Inc said, despite thousands of workers extending a strike for... Read More

Freeport Indonesia workers to extend strike for a month -union

Thousands of mine workers at the Indonesian unit of Freeport-McMoRan Inc will extend their strike for another month to protest against layoffs, a union official said on Wednesday. Up to 6,000... Read More

Hess Stock Surging After Company Initiates Development of Massive Oil Discovery

The company surged nearly 4% in premarket trading Friday on rising oil prices and news it will initiate the first phase of development of the Liza Field in offshore Guyana. Read More

Keep Your Fruit Salad Fresh!

Cut-up fruit is a tasty and convenient way to get more produce in your diet – but it can turn brown in seconds. ER Physician Dr. Travis Stork has an easy, and tasty, way to keep your salad at its... Read More

Is Whole-Milk Yogurt a Whole Lot Better?

Stroll through the dairy aisle of your grocery store and you may notice that fat is back—at least in the yogurt case. Although low-fat and nonfat yogurts still dominate the dairy aisle, according... Read More

How to Make an Edible Matcha Smoothie Mask

This matcha smoothie mask contains powerful antioxidants that can help prevent wrinkles and keep skin smooth and youthful. Watch the video for the recipe that you can slather on your face or sip in... Read More

'Transformers: The Last Knight': That Baffling End-Credits Scene Explained (Spoilers!)

While Michael Bay has lately claimed that this is his final go-round with the robots-in-disguise franchise, a credit-sequence stinger suggests that Optimus Prime has yet another battle looming on... Read More

David Oyelowo Talks 'A United Kingdom,' #OscarSoWhite, and Why He Seeks Out Female Directors

David Oyelowo is one of the most insightful ambassadors for inclusion in the film industry. As he was breaking through in Selma, the Oxford native born to Nigerian parents was in the lengthy... Read More

‘Wonder Woman’ Partners With Hello Kitty in Japan

Promotion marks first time Hello Kitty — in red, blue, and gold detailing, knee-high boots, with Lasso of Truth — has partnered on a major Hollywood film Read More

Buoyant Trump spouts boasts, proposals — and falsehoods — at Iowa rally

President Trump recapped his campaign's greatest hits and offered new policy ideas as well as blatant misstatements during a rally Wednesday night in Iowa. Read More

Democratic congressman: Our ‘toxic’ brand under Pelosi makes it hard to win

Rep. Tim Ryan says the party’s “toxic” brand under House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is making it difficult for Dems to connect with voters. Read More

Trump fumes on Twitter after ex-Homeland Security chief testifies about Russian cyberattacks

Former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson testifies about Russian meddling in the 2016 election before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill June 21, 2017. President Trump... Read More

An epic case of medical fraud – and the agent who cracked it

In December 2009, the Iowa Republican demanded to know how a Miami psychiatrist was writing more than 96,000 prescriptions for Medicaid patients. Health-care fraud costs the US government and... Read More

Clues from Georgia on Democrats' future

This was the special House race Democrats thought they could win. Clearly, anti-Trump energy alone isn’t enough to beat Republicans not named Trump. Not that Jon Ossoff, the Democrats’ young,... Read More

The law that has a soldier’s back

In March, the Trump administration threatened a preemptive strike on North Korean nuclear facilities. In April, it launched missiles against Syria for its use of chemical weapons. Like many... Read More