Meet Elizabeth Bathory, The ‘Blood Countess’ Who May Have Been History’s Most Prolific Female Serial Killer
From 1590 to 1610, Elizabeth Bathory allegedly tortured and killed hundreds of poor servant girls and women in Hungary. But was she actually guilty of these heinous crimes?
The Infamous Story Of Frances Farmer, Hollywood’s Original Bad Girl
Notorious for her drunken exploits and various stints at mental health facilities, Frances Farmer was subjected to a slew of dark rumors — but here’s the truth about her story.
The Full Story Of The Hamilton-Burr Duel And The Tragic Death Of Alexander Hamilton
After years of political and personal tension, Vice President Aaron Burr initiated a pistol duel in the woods of New Jersey on July 11, 1804 — that ended in Alexander Hamilton's death.
44 Striking Portraits Of Native American Culture In The Early 20th Century
Edward Curtis' portraits documented Native American culture in the early 1900s — as reservations and assimilation threatened to destroy it forever.
Beyond The 40 Whacks: The Story Of The Infamous Lizzie Borden Murders
Sunday school teacher Lizzie Borden became a media sensation when she was accused of murdering her father and stepmother with an ax on August 4, 1892. But was she guilty?
The Strange Story Of Myra Hindley And The Moors Murders
Meet Myra Hindley, once considered the evilest woman in Britain and the chilling killer behind the infamous Moors Murders.
25 Haunting Photos Of Life Inside New York’s Tenements
These stunning photos reveal just how hard life was for the immigrant occupants of New York's tenement buildings a century ago.
21 Amazing Photos Of Earth From Space
These gorgeous pictures of Earth from space present our planet's colorful, bizarre geography from a stunning new perspective.
23 Child Labor Photographs That Changed The Face Of American Industry
Photographer Lewis Hine captured the appalling child labor conditions of early 20th century America in stark, history-making detail.
The Forgotten Lives Of Jack The Ripper’s Victims
Because he was the first celebrity serial killer, Jack the Ripper's victims and their tragic lives were always overshadowed by the man himself.
Watch The Hindenburg Disaster Unfold Before Your Eyes
This unbelievable Hindenburg disaster video presents authentic footage of the fiery crash of the German airship in 1937.