Amy Gonzalez

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The American Revolution: A Free Course from Yale University

When you have a little time, you can drop in on a free course that revisits a seminal moment in U.S. history--the American Revolution. Taught by Yale …

American Revolution

Mexico maelstrom: how the drug violence got so bad

11 years since the government launched a crackdown on cartels, violence continues, rule of law is elusive and accusations of human rights abuses abound<p>Related: 'Why must I live in fear?' Mexico shaken after yet another journalist murdered<p>Sofía, a medical assistant in Reynosa, a scruffy border city …

Mexico

Lost cities, underwater castles and Jesus Christ's tomb: The top archaeological discoveries of 2017

Here's our pick of this year's best archaeology stories.<p><b>Lost city founded by Alexander the Great uncovered in Iraq after 2,000 years</b><p>A city thought to …

On this day in 1890: Heinrich Schliemann, the pioneering archaeologist who claimed to have found Troy, dies

Johann Ludwig Heinrich Julius Schliemann was born on January 6 1822 in Neubukow, Germany. His father was an indigent pastor, who gave the seven-year-old Schliemann a book with a print depicting the ancient city of Troy in flames.<p>According to Schliemann, the image stayed with him throughout his …

What was Stonehenge made for?

This British landmark has been repurposed many times throughout its long history.<p>We can’t know for sure because the people who built it didn’t leave …

Trafalgar Square

8 Tips to Make Cut Flowers Last Longer

A vase of fresh flowers in our home or office can instantly add some cheer. Unfortunately, most fresh cut flowers don’t last very long, and it can be …