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While much of his military proficiency and exploits are well known around the world, there are several things about Napoleon Bonaparte that very few people are aware of.
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Every March, U.S. clocks spring forward an hour as daylight savings time stretches out the evening hours into an extended afternoon that, while loved by many, robs others of..
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Ada King was an English mathematician, best known for work on the mechanical general-purpose computer, the Difference Engine.
5 Juicy Facts About Billy Idol’s Hit Song, “White Wedding”
Do you know the origins of Billy Idol's hit song, White Wedding?
The Legacy of Madonna, Queen of Pop
The Queen of Pop has earned her reputation for her trailblazing pop music and unprecedented artistic expression. This is how Madonna popped the world’s bubble.
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These five actors have committed themselves to be just like their parents and happily ended up working with them.
Johannes Brahms; The Young Eagle
Born in Hamburg, he spent much of his professional life in Vienna. Brahms, one of the Romantic period’s most important composers.
The Incredible Story of Lindsey Stirling
Before you pop your earphones in, read a little about what makes Stirling's achievements so incredible.
Madonna Revealed Her Secret Talent On Instagram
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These Women Are Our Leading Climate Activists
Nowadays, there's a new wave of young female activists who are spending time in the limelight for their love for the environment and desire to incite change.
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Everyone knows that there's no love like a mother's love, and there are plenty of songs and movies that attest to the tender care only a mother could provide for her child...
These Celebrities Became Engaged With Other People While Still Legally Married
These four celebrities found new love much sooner than the finality of their separation from their spouses was adjudicated.
A Glimpse Into the Private Life of Bill Gates’s Daughter Jennifer
Before Jennifer Gates could be anything in life, she’d always be known first as the daughter of the second wealthiest man in the world. She’s successfully managed to keep..