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On This Day in History
The noting of historical anniversaries teaches us history and marks the passage the of time. But what about historical figures and events beyond those that get their own holidays such as Columbus Day or Martin Luther King Day? Want to […]
The National Genealogical Society estimates that family history is the second most popular hobby in America (after gardening) and one of the most searched for topics on the Internet. As a hobby, genealogy has all the right stuff. It is […]
Ben Franklin’s Kite Experiment
In June of 1752, Ben Franklin sought to prove that lightning was electrical by flying a kite in stormy weather. When Franklin touched the iron key attached to the kite’s string, he saw sparks fly between his knuckle and the […]
Harry Potter 20th anniversary: Top locations from the book
From the reptile room, to King's Cross Station - it's the 20th anniversary of the first Harry Potter book, and we've been looking into some of the top locations from the book.
We asked kids what they love about the Harry Potter books
It's been 20 years since the first Harry Potter book came out, and we've been asking kids what it is they love about the series so much...
Five facts about the Navy's biggest ever ship
Here's all you need to know about the HMS Queen Elizabeth, which will set sail for the first time today.
Trace EffectsA great game from the US government that will help you learn English while having some fun
US warns Syria over 'potential' plan for chemical attack
Syria is planning another chemical attack, the US says, warning it would pay a "heavy price".
Conservatives agree pact with DUP to support May government
The deal will see the DUP support Theresa May in Parliament and £1bn extra cash for Northern Ireland.
Stormont talks: Simon Coveney warns time 'running out'
The DUP and Sinn Féin need to "move towards each other's position", says Irish foreign minister.