2015   |   June

The enigmatic death of Rudolf Hess

Did you know that the terracotta army was a result of Qin Shi Huangdi’s fear of death, in ancient Rome women were envious of the blonde and red hair of German women and dyed their hair, and Project Jericho was a reckless attempt to disrupt the planned executions of French Resistance prisoners during WWII?

2015 June The enigmatic death of Rudolf Hess
2015   |   May

Bizarre medical techniques

Did you know that puritans wanted to ban football games in 17th century England; pilgrimages in the Middle Ages were rather adventurous and Paris was saved from mass destruction in WWII by the conscience of its German commander General von Choltitz?

2015 May Bizarre medical techniques
2015   |   April

The second dawn of Islam

Did you know that Socrates was not only a great thinker but a fierce warrior as well and in order to prevent a communist takeover in Italy the CIA hired even the famous gangster Lucky Luciano?

2015 April The second dawn of Islam

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