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History vs. Myth

You don’t need fiction when history provides you with tales as crazy as the ones we’ve collected for you. Read up while your jaw drops.


Did the Chinese beat Columbus to America?

Did the Chinese discover America years before Christopher Columbus? Read the evidence that supports the 1421 theory that the Chinese beat Columbus. See more »

10 Historical Misconceptions

Some untrue historical events have been passed down for so many years that they have become truths. See our list of 10 historical misconceptions. See more »

How did forensics experts create a modern profile of Jack the Ripper?

Learn about the Jack the Ripper profile and what profilers and forensics experts think about Jack the Ripper's identity. See more »