Sal Dimiceli bumps society's perception of the supremely powerful superhero to the side as he helps more than 500 people secure food, housing and other necessities each year via his nonprofit organization and local newsp... More »

Though most of the people who have been hanged were men, records of the punishment being applied to women in North America date back to 1632, when Jane Champion was executed in Virginia for unknown reasons. The last woma... More » History Modern History

Modern communication allows people to interact directly with people from all over the world, creating a more global society. Web cameras allow people to have face-to-face conversations with people no matter their locatio... More »

Ancient Rome made a variety of contributions to modern day society including allowing Christianity to spread throughout western civilization and forming the basis for democracy. Ancient Rome also provided an architectura... More »

The Battle of Oriskany did not have a clear winner as the Americans kept the battlefield under their control when the Indians that were fighting the British withdrew; however, the British kept the American relief column ... More »

People are surrounded by examples of modern technology every day, from cellphones to the diagnostic equipment physicians use when patients visit their offices and the software children use both in the classroom and for t... More »

The way that revolutionaries define truth depends on the type of revolutionary, but most view truth as the doctrine that will change the society and culture to the way that it should be. The truth is subjective to revolu... More » History Modern History