Stunning pictures document the life of Native American Indians before the influence of Western settlers
A century ago, photographer and ethnologist Edward S. Curtis embarked on a vast study of Native American peoples throughout the West.
The REAL Mowgli: Incredible images of the little girl who spent the first ten years of her life growing up in the African bush
Heart-warming pictures of the real life Mowgli, a girl who spent the first ten years of her life growing up in the African bush, have been released for the first time.
The house that time forgot: Mother and sons keep family home frozen in the 1920s for 70 YEARS with original decoration, food and furniture
When grocer William Straw, of 7 Blyth Grove, Worksop, died in 1932, his grief-stricken family decided to leave their family house exactly as he knew it - now it offers a fascinating glimpse into suburban British family life in the 1920s.
Marina Abramovic and Ulay - Zen Garage
Marina Abramovic and Ulay started an intense love story in the 70s, performing art out of the van they lived in. When they felt the relationship had run its course, they decided to walk the Great Wall of China, each from one end, meeting for one last big hug in the middle and never seeing …
The beauty and diversity of the human race captured in stunning entries for National Geographic's 2013 Traveler Photo Contest
The stunning beauty and diversity of the human race is captured in a series of photographs that have been submitted for this year’s National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest.
Goodbye Yellow Brick Road: eerie abandoned Land of Oz theme park hidden at top of a North Carolina mountain
In its heyday the Land of Oz could attract 20,000 visitors a day, but the North Carolina theme park has fallen into disrepair after being abandoned more than 30 years ago.
And you think YOUR beauty regime's tough! Brutal dimple makers. Terrifying perms. Vintage beauty treatments that will really make your hair curl
With procedures such as botox injections and chemical peels one could think that going to extremes for beauty is a modern phenomenon. But it seems that women have always tried the weirdest and wackiest methods.
Beloved nanny who helped raise 11 Kennedy children and was a witness to history, laid to rest at 105
Ena Bernard, nanny of 44 years to the children of Robert and Ethel Kennedy, died July 23 at her home in Sunrise, Florida. 85-year-old Ethel and eight of her children attended their nanny's funeral Thursday.
What the Night Sky Would Look Like if Cities Went Dark
Thierry Cohen began his professional career in 1985 and is seen as one of the pioneers of digital photography. Cohen currently lives and works in Paris. Since 2010 he has devoted himself to …
Remembering who they were: The haunting photos of Alzheimer's patients who see only their younger selves in the mirror
These haunting images show the devastating effects of Alzheimer's disease as portrayed by photographer Tom Hussey. The images reflect the debilitating effects of the disease.
Watch these straight people answer a question gay people have been asked for years.
If every straight person honestly answered this question, we'd wipe out homophobia tomorrow.
Revealing the Contents of a 100-year-old Time Capsule
On April 22, 2013, the Oklahoma Historical Society in partnership with the First Lutheran Church unearthed a 6-ft x 3-ft x 3-ft (1.83m x 0.91m x 0.91m) chest, buried in the church’s ba…
The town that drowned: Eerie pictures of the real life Atlantis that was underwater for 25 years
Once a vibrant lake country spa town south of Buenos Aires, Epecuen was flooded nearly three decades ago - the lagoon salt water has left its mark with everything slowly emerging from the water covered in a silvery-white.