Noah Miller

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The War That Made America a Superpower (No, Not World War II)

The end of the Second World War is often considered the defining moment when the United States became a global power. In fact, it was another war …

The curse of oil in Iraqi Kurdistan

A region once held up by the US as a beacon of hope in a broken Iraq, Kurdistan has instead — in oil’s name — fallen victim to corruption and war.<p>ERBIL, Iraq — Commander Kamal Kirkuki swung open the large wooden doors to reveal a conference room. It was a war room, really. There was a long table …

Middle East

A Visual Who's Who of Greek Mythology

The hero of the Trojan War, leader of the Myrmidons, slayer of Hector and Greece's greatest warrior, who sadly came unstuck when Paris sent a flying …

Final Shots: See Which Netflix Series Your State Is Streaming The Most

Are you curious to see which Netflix series your beloved state is streaming the most? Well, one website has you covered by narrowing it down to the …

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40 Cheapest Countries to Travel to on $30 a Day or Less

Travel doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, I’ve found that I often spend less when I travel than when I spend a month at home in the US. When …

Proof that life is getting better for humanity, in 5 charts

A recent survey asked, “All things considered, do you think the world is getting better or worse, or neither getting better nor worse?” In Sweden, 10 percent thought things are getting better, in the US the figure was only 6 percent, and in Germany only 4 percent. Very few people think the world is …

Ancient Korean Japanese Relations

Ancient East Asia was dominated by the three states known today as China, Japan, and Korea. These kingdoms traded raw materials and high-quality …

'Something will crack': supposed prophecy of Donald Trump goes viral

Americans trying to unpick the phenomenon of Donald Trump have turned to a late left-leaning academic, who predicted that old industrialized democracies were heading into a Weimar-like period in which populist movements could overturn constitutional governments.<p>In 1998, the late Stanford …

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Homemade Homes: Beautiful, Sustainable DIY Houses

Dream homes have changed a lot in recent times. Rather than wanting a rambling Tudor mansion, more people are seeking sustainable houses that they …

Housing

A Ranking of the Happiest States in the Country

Can you guess which one came out on top?<p>If you've ever said your goal in life is just to be happy, listen up: We know which states are the happiest in America (a.k.a. where you should move ASAP). Since happiness is dependent on many factors, analysts at WalletHub conducted a poll using 28 metrics …

8 Trade Routes That Shaped World History

Trade routes have developed since ancient times to transport goods from places of production to places of commerce. Scarce commodities that were only …

The 100-Year-Old Carve-Up Bleeding the Middle East Today

How two men, one British, one French, got together and drew a new map – betraying promises and inventing nations like Syria and Iraq. And left a mess …

Eater's Guide to Dining in D.C

No matter how many people try to argue that Washington is a city of stodgy politicos, its food scene proves there’s so much more than that. From a wide variety of international offerings to stunning neighborhood restaurants, the rest of the country is starting to realize what locals already know — …

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Sunni Jihadism and the Persian Bomb

<i>Test of Iranian Shahab 3 Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile</i><p>The Associated Press recently revealed the existence of a secret agreement that would allow Iran to restore "its full uranium enrichment capacity," utilizing more advanced, faster centrifuges, on the 10th anniversary of signing the …

Middle East

This book nerd painted her staircase to look like her favorite books

LONDON — Sometimes, displaying our most beloved books on a shelf just doesn't cut it. And when it comes to doing justice to the extent of our …

The Illuminati Were Amateurs -- The Facts Show These Five Families Rule the World

As you begin to understand world governments don’t have your best interests in mind — that enemies of the State could more aptly be called enemies of …

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