HISTORY

HISTORY

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  1. A large gold bar found decades ago in downtown Mexico City, part of the plunder Spanish conquerors

    Gold bar found beneath Mexico City street was part of Moctezuma's treasure

    A new scientific analysis of a large gold bar found decades ago in downtown Mexico City reveals it was part of the plunder Spanish conquerors ...
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    Ep 3: Reimagining The Horatio

    Movement artist Chloe Chotrani retraces the journey of the Horatio, and reimagines the lives of the passengers on board - the first convicts to ...
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    Ep 2: Reviving The Lady Mary Wood

    A family art collective reimagines the 19th-century ship Lady Mary Wood, the first regular mail ship which ushered Singapore into the modern age ...
  4. The Berlin Wall comes down in November 1989, with some East German border guards demolishing one

    Commentary: History was supposed to end after the Berlin Wall fell – 30 years on, it hasn’t

    Despite the triumph that followed the fall of the Berlin Wall, there was to be no golden age of liberal democracy, says a historian.
  5. A descendant of the commander of the Wounded Knee massacre travels to Cheyenne River reservation to

    Great-great-grandson of Wounded Knee commander asks for forgiveness

    For the last 50 years, Bradley Upton has prayed for forgiveness as he has carried the burden of one of the most horrific events in U.S. history ...
  6. Girls dressed in "Hanfu" prepare for an event to mark the traditional Qixi festival, the

    Hanfu movement sweeps China in revival of traditional culture

    Li Doudou's grey kitten squeezes in next to her as she sits painstakingly applying makeup and putting up her hair in a bun adorned with elaborate ...