Treasure hunter Mel Fisher’s obsession with a 1622 Spanish shipwreck netted more than $400 million in gold, silver, and emeralds.FULL STORY
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NASA has selected 20 students from across the nation to receive the agency's Aeronautics Scholarship for the 2014-2015 school year.FULL STORY
"When we opened up the coffin, it was remarkable," said Per Karsten, Museum Director at the Lund University Historical Museum in Sweden. "Inside the coffin, there was an old man who looked like he was sleeping. The preservation was astonishing!"FULL STORY
Beginning with our earliest caveman ancestors, men have painted themselves before venturing forth on hunt or to war. "War-paint" is used to this day, as we see modern warriors on the gridiron painting their faces before entering the field of play; and American fighting men-and-women painting theirs before going on patrol.FULL STORY
Ambrogio Bonacquisti, my grandfather, came from Italy at the turn of the 20th century to work in the coal fields of southern Colorado. He, his wife Margaret, and two sons Guiseppe and Francesco lived in the coal camp of Delagua, Colorado, about 17 miles northwest of Trinidad, Colorado.FULL STORY
In the closing months of World War II, was one of history’s greatest war chiefs too ill to lead?FULL STORY
The U.S. Army ordered $8 million worth of night vision equipment from global aerospace and defense technology giant Exelis. The new night vision equipment sill give tactical advantage on the battlefield.FULL STORY
Ainsworth Rand Spofford changed the Library of Congress from a mere government office to an awe-inspiring national library.FULL STORY
It took more than a century for 'The Star-Spangled Banner' to win recognition as our national anthem.FULL STORY
Not meaning to boast, but I’ve finally been able to piece together the unabridged history of tailgating. It was not easy. But then lofty pursuits never are.FULL STORY
Gen. Creighton W. Abrams, born 100 years ago today, was one of the greatest commanders in U.S. Army history.FULL STORY
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