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7 Google Flights Tricks That Are Better Than Any Travel Agent

And cheaper, too!<p>Chances are you’re familiar with Google Flights. The travel search engine does everything you assume it would, like locate flights based on your ideal outbound time, inbound time and number of stops. After all, it’s the same technology that powers both KAYAK and Orbitz.<p>The site …

Top 10 U.S. Civil War Sites

These ten places will transport you back to the time of the blue vs. the gray.<p><b>Appomattox Court House National Historical Park; Appomattox, Virginia</b> <br>The first step toward healing a nation was taken on Palm Sunday, April 9, 1865, when Gens. Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant sat down in the parlor of …

8 Mobile Apps that Will Make You Love Your Next Layover

Prayitno / Flickr<p>Flight delays are impossible to avoid and even more frustrating to deal with. But there are a few smartphone apps that will make your next delay less of a headache. Whether you want to find the nearest airport lounge or yoga room, or just need help getting rebooked, you'll find …

Periods - Trailer 1

This raucous comedy chronicles the historical journey from the big bang to the end of humanity.

A Dysentery Sample From A WWI Soldier Sheds Light On Drug Resistance

In the early months of World War I, British Pvt. Ernest Cable was a member of the 2nd Battalion of the East Surrey Regiment. Records show that in early 1915, his regiment was fighting in the trenches of Flanders, Belgium.<p>But by March of that year, Cable, 28, was in a hospital in the northern French …

Children of Civil War Veterans Still Walk Among Us, 150 Years After the War

To their living sons and daughters, the soldiers in blue and gray are flesh and blood, not distant figures in history books.<p>How many people alive today can say that their father was a Civil War soldier who shook hands with Abraham Lincoln in the White House? Fred Upham can.<p>Despite sounding like a …

​The fight to reclaim America's battlefields

<i>Some wore blue, others wore gray. Every soldier who fought in the Civil War played a role in shaping our history. So should every place where they</i> …

World History

Debunked: Hunters Find Bullets From American Civil War In Alligator Hide

<b>Lisa Powers for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online</b><p>Last week, a headline at the World News Daily Report proclaimed, “USA: HUNTERS FIND BULLETS FROM …

Watch: This Is What Happens When You Give a Squirrel a GoPro

National Geographic talks to the Canadian lawyer who shot the now viral video.<p>Always remember, if you give a squirrel a GoPro ... you're going to get some squirrelly images.<p>November 9 was a normal Sunday in Westmount Park in the Canadian city of Montreal, complete with the ambient sounds of traffic …