For generations the electric guitar has been an international symbol of freedom, danger, rebellion, and hedonism.
From his heyday to the present moment, Al Capone—Public Enemy Number One—has gripped popular imagination.
The story begins at the turn of the previous century, with the young H.
Alone in a Spartan black cockpit, test pilot Mike Melvill rocketed toward space. He had eighty seconds to exceed the speed of sound and begin the climb to a target no civilian pilot had ever reached.
For more than a decade, the United States has been engaged in a war with Iran as momentous as any other in the Middle East—a war all the more significant as it has largely been hidden from public view.
From the end of World War II until 1980, virtually no American soldiers were killed in action while serving in the Greater Middle East.
When the Third Reich collapsed, the small town Garmisch-Partenkirchen became the home of fleeing war criminals, making it the final depository for the Nazis’ stolen riches.
The typical American office worker now spends the majority of his or her waking hours staring at a screen. In the 21st century, every business is a digital business, which is why it’s so critical to understand how we think and behave online.
Winter 1945. Seven months after the Nazi defeat, Munich is in ruins. Mason Collins—a former Chicago homicide detective, U.S. soldier, and prisoner of war—is now a U.
Why are conditions like autism, asthma, obesity, and allergies exploding at unprecedented rates. Why are we living longer, getting smarter, having far fewer kids.
Witty and thought provoking, two Vatican astronomers shed
provocative light on some of the strange places where religion and
“Imagine if a Martian showed up, all big ears and big nose like a child’s drawing, and he asked to be baptized.