dresden-codex
Steve Russell
8/24/16
New research on the Dresden Codex, one of only three that escaped the bonfires the Spanish conquistadors made of Mayan libraries, appears to show that what was at first considered ...
dwight-d-eisenhower-whitehouse
Alysa Landry
8/23/16
Editor’s note: Voters this year will elect the 45th president of the United States...
cahokia-artist-recreation
Steve Russell
8/22/16
The latest science on the depopulation of the UNESCO World Heritage Site at the Cahokia Mounds , located in the Mississippi River floodplain near St...
carlisle-indian-industrial-school-sports-legacy
ICTMN Staff
8/17/16
Operated from 1879 to 1918 in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, the Carlisle Indian Industrial School was the first U.S. government-run off-reservation school for American Indian children...
harry-truman
Alysa Landry
8/16/16
Editor’s note: Voters this year will elect the 45th president of the United States...
piramide-de-la-luna-teotihuacan-mexico
Steve Russell
8/15/16
You can’t steal something that has no owner, and this obvious fact was the moral cover for virtually all of the real estate in the Americas—the so-called New World—becoming owned b...
wild-peanuts
Alysa Landry
8/15/16
In modern American society, the peanut is ubiquitous...
ice-free-corridor-mikkel-winther-pedersen
Alex Ewen
8/12/16
Two new studies have now, finally, put an end to the long-held theory that the Americas were populated by ancient peoples who walked across the Bering Strait land-bridge from Asia ...
chowanoke-146-acre-parcel
Justin Petrone
8/10/16
For nearly two centuries, the Chowanoke—an Algonquian people indigenous to northeastern North Carolina—were relegated to history books and considered by some experts to be extinct...

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