October 17, 1814: the London Beer Flood killed eight people.
From 1865: Mark Twain's proposal for climate control.
Inside Notre Dame: a blow-by-blow account of the restoration process.
Here, on one sheet of paper, ...
For Firefly fans -- today is Unification Day.
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September 13–14 is the the anniversary of the 1814 battle of Baltimore, inspiration for the Star-Spangled Banner.
The code breakers of Renaissance Venice. The History of Tater Tots.
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