Aug 12, 2017
We're revisiting a classic episode, about cheese! It's been around for more than 9,000 years. But how did humans learn to make it?
Aug 9, 2017
The eugenics movement in the U.S. focused on identifying, sequestering and even sterilizing people who were deemed to be 'unfit.'
Aug 7, 2017
The Sepoy Rebellion was the result of many, many influences and stressors on the cultures of India living under British rule.
Aug 5, 2017
We're revisiting a classic episode, all about the Count of Saint Germain. His story features teleportation, alchemy and even rumors of immortality.
Aug 2, 2017
Ibn Battuta's 14th-century travels were extensive. He traveled through virtually every Muslim nation and territory, becoming the traveler of the age.
Jul 31, 2017
Frederick Douglass was an orator, writer, statesman and social reformer who campaigned for the abolition of slavery and women's suffrage.
Jul 29, 2017
We're revisiting a classic episode, all about Jane Austen. She was not a shy spinster nor a real-life version of any of her heroines.
Jul 26, 2017
After her initial bar smashings, Carry A. Nation became a full-time activist, traveling from town to town to destroy saloons and preach temperance.
Jul 24, 2017
Several events in Carry Nation's early life catalyzed her temperance activism.
Jul 19, 2017
With a huge number of British Expeditionary Force troops stranded in one location, a massive evacuation operation was undertaken.
Jul 17, 2017
Retellings of the Dunkirk rescue often leave out how a huge part of the British Expeditionary Force ended up stranded.
Jul 12, 2017
The NASA space program likely wouldn't be what it is today without the work Hugh Dryden did before NASA even existed.
Jul 10, 2017
Despite growing up in a convent and coming very close to taking religious vows as a nun, Catalina de Erauso wound up living a life of danger and adventure.
Jul 5, 2017
In the early 18th century, an engraver-turned-artist made his mark on the art world by producing satirical prints in series that commented on morality and society. And some of his work is used today as a teaching tool.
Jul 3, 2017
It's time for another mid-year edition of Unearthed! The show covers new information about the Lions of Tsavo, Harriet Tubman, H.H. Holmes and Ötzi.
Jun 28, 2017
The Eastland disaster was one of the deadliest maritime disasters in American history. In this case, safety regulations actually made things worse.
Jun 26, 2017
This much-beloved flower predates mankind, and it's a little difficult to track our early relationship with cultivating it.
Jun 21, 2017
Animals and humans have been living together for centuries, but standardized veterinary care developed over a long period of time.
Jun 19, 2017
In 1969, the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland, Ohio caught fire, not for the first time, but for the last time.
Jun 14, 2017
The extinction of the wren is often attributed to a single cat, but there's more to the story.
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