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WATCH | The Legendary Moment When Muhammad Ali Dodged 21 Punches In 10 Seconds

Hack:<p>Sunday, June 3 marked the two-year anniversary of boxing legend Muhammad Ali’s death.<br>• Fondly referred to as, “The Greatest,” Ali inspired …

War once helped build nations, now it destroys them

Organised violence – the term war boils down to – has long been a unifier of peoples. Archeological evidence shows that nearly half those who lived …

Passchendaele virtual reality view could keep the horrors of the First World War alive for generations

Virtual reality technology means the First World War could be the first conflict to be kept fresh in the public consciousness, the historian Dan Snow has suggested, as the Royal British Legion launched a high-tech immersive view of Passchendaele.<p>Advances in technology could revolutionise military …

Important Countries in Ancient History

These city-states, countries, empires, and geographic regions feature prominently in ancient history. Some continue to be major players on the …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

• Robby Love<br>• DT / 6-1 / 275<br>• NA<br>• Predicted by: Andrew Ivins<p>Tyrece Woods<br>• WDE / 6-2 / 255<br>• NA<br>• Predicted by: Garrett Fishaw<p>Kelvin Dean<br>• ATH / 5-11 / 185<br>• NA<br>• Predicted …

College Football

Donald Trump, 2 Democrats blame Obama for lack of action against Russian attempt to disrupt US election

<b>Washington</b>: President Donald Trump Sunday stepped up his criticism of Barack Obama's response to concerns Russia was trying to disrupt the 2016 …

Donald Trump

Battle of the Bulge-Greatest Tank Battle Ever

From We Are The Mighty: Here are 6 times American tank units found themselves massively fighting it out with enemy armor:

Fighting

The Bugatti Chiron can't go over 300 MPH because no tire can handle it

Motor Authority The Bugatti Chiron had big shoes to fill when it arrived to replace the beloved Veyron.<p>So far, it's showed it has the credentials to be a proper follow-up act. However, no one has been able to fully experience the true speeds the 1,480-horsepower hypercar is capable of.<p>That's …

Sports Cars

WWII & 5 Great American Military Victories

The invasion of Normandy and The Battle of Midway in WWII are among the greatest US Military victories of all time

D Day

Fly to Milan with Emirates for Just $349 Round Trip

Ah, Milan. Often called 'the economic capital of Italy', there's so much more to it than the common misnomer suggests. The most sophisticated and …

The myth of America's invincible military

Today, with the long benefit of hindsight, France's stunning collapse in the face of Nazi invasion looks almost unsurprising. But at the time, it …

10 Badass Enemies Of Ancient Rome

Roman civilization grew by destroying hundreds of others. In this process, many brave men and women challenged the almighty Roman army in the name of …

Byzantium or Medieval Greece?

I received my master's degree in "Byzantine" history and during my studies I never questioned the legitimacy of "Byzantine" in describing or distorting the history of the Greeks after their forced conversion to Christianity in the fourth century of our era. Greece had been a Roman province since …

Ancient History

Ptolemaic Dynasty

The Ptolemaic dynasty controlled Egypt for almost three centuries (305 – 30 BCE), eventually falling to the Romans. Oddly, while they ruled Egypt …

Hellenistic Warfare

When Alexander the Great died in 323 BCE, he left behind an empire devoid of leadership. Without a named successor or heir, the old commanders simply …