5 Famous Shipwrecks

When a new cemetery is established on dry land, the grounds are thoughtfully curated. But when a ship is lost without warning, there’s no time for such plans. As the National Oceanic and Atmospheric…

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7 Facts About Anna May Wong

Actress Anna May Wong (January 3, 1905–February 3, 1961) had a career that spanned 40 years, and in that time, she accomplished plenty of firsts, most notably being the first…

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6 Notorious Female Gangsters

Idolized and villainized, the American gangster is a character as iconic as the cowboy. Though organized crime tends to be a boys’ club, there have been a slate of deadly women. You know John Dillinger, Al Capone,…

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6 Fascinating Things Found in Shipwrecks

ADVERTISEMENT 200-Year-Old Beer The merchant ship Sydney Cove was transporting goods from India to what was then the British colony of Port Jackson when it sank near Tasmania’s Preservation Island in 1797. The site’s…

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