The Formidable Life Of Chuck Wepner, The ‘Bayonne Bleeder’ Who Fought Muhammad Ali And Inspired ‘Rocky’
Chuck Wepner may have lost his fight against Muhammad Ali for the heavyweight championship title in March 1975, but the heated boxing match influenced Sylvester Stallone to write the screenplay for "Rocky."
Rockefeller Center Is Giving Guests The Opportunity To Recreate The Famous ‘Lunch Atop A Skyscraper’ Photo
"The Beam" raises visitors up about 12 feet and spins them around for a gorgeous, panoramic view of New York City.
A 70-Year-Old Ugandan Woman Just Gave Birth To Twins — Thanks To In-Vitro Fertilization
Safina Namukwaya became one of the oldest women ever to give birth after she was "mocked" for being childless.
Archaeologists Believe They’ve Discovered A Stone Age Cemetery Near The Arctic Circle
The site is 6,500 years old and could hold as many as 200 graves — but any evidence of human skeletons has disappeared.
Inside The Terror Of Thalassophobia, The Crippling Fear Of Open Water
Thalassophobia is a primal fear that likely stems from humans' innate anxiety about the unknown — and myths about everything from Atlantis to the Loch Ness monster testify to how long people have suffered from it.
‘A Bunch Of Amateurs’ Just Discovered A Long-Lost Tudor Palace Used By Henry VIII
The Collyweston Palace estate belonged to Lady Margaret Beaufort, grandmother to King Henry VIII.
This Moth Enthusiast Just Discovered A Brand-New Species Of Moth In A London Park
DNA analysis showed that the new moth discovered in Ealing, West London was a perfect match for an unnamed species found in Western Australia in 1886.
Bomb Squad In Wales Detonates A Live Explosive That A Couple Used As A Garden Ornament For Decades
The bomb was likely used in pre-World War I naval tests sometime between 1880 and 1890.
Inside Operation Red Dawn And The Capture Of Saddam Hussein In 2003
Beginning in March 2003, U.S. troops carried out a dozen missions in an effort to locate Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein — but nine months passed before they finally found him hiding in a tiny hole near a rural farmhouse.
The Stories Behind 9 Of History’s Deadliest Family Feuds
From Scotland's Glencoe Massacre to the Lee-Peacock rivalry of the Old West, these historical family feuds led to violent bloodshed.
An Ancient Roman Mosaic Was Just Found Covering The Floors Of A Massive Villa In Turkey
The work is the largest floor mosaic ever uncovered in Turkey's Central Anatolia Region.