This relatively benign-looking field in Hartford, Connecticut, shaded by trees and a modern school, is the site of a horrific event that occurred 69 years [...]
Barely visible above the palms near the center of this photo is the top of one of the most infamous addresses in the annals of [...]
This rocky, somewhat forbidding hill in Pennsylvania is called Little Round Top. Few people realize it, but the United States of America, and possibly the [...]
This is the Ten Bells Pub, on Commercial and Fournier Streets in Whitechapel, London. There has been a pub on this site since at least [...]
This unassuming little house was the epicenter of a globe-spanning spy operation during the Cold War.
How a "feminist" passenger liner, launched in the 1930s, ended up wrecked on a reef in the Canary Islands more than 60 years later. A truly amazing odyssey.
This is a junkyard full of Soviet tanks left over from the USSR's disastrous war in Afghanistan in the 1980s. In case you want to [...]
This barren spot in the Australian desert was once the home of a very unusual community. What happened to it?