The latest episode of my history podcast takes you on a wild and intoxicating journey across Iceland in 1809.
Most of us know Lincoln was born in a log cabin in Kentucky, but there's so much more to his early years than that--as you'll hear on the Second Decade podcast.
New episode of Second Decade delves into the history behind two bizarre mysteries, both involving the dead, that occurred in the British West Indies in the early 19th century.
My top 10 favorite articles of the year, Nos. 10, 9, 8 and 7.
A dead woman mummified in tea washes up in an ornate box on a Caribbean island. Not a story. It really happened.
Two hundred and four years ago today, on October 11, 1809, famed soldier, politician and Western explorer Meriwether Lewis (of Lewis & Clark fame) died [...]