Computer engineer Jack Garman reflects on his time at NASA, his work on the computer systems of Apollo 11 and what it was like to help put people on the moon
The award-winning author discusses her book, Reckonings, and how many have still not been held accountable for their crimes under the Third Reich
For centuries, duelling was a gentleman’s right to keep their honour, before the practice was made unlawful. However, there was still time for one last duel in England…
The witch-hunters of early modern Europe and America saw thousands tortured and sentenced to death, but what was a witch-hunt and why did this notorious practice happen?
Hero, archer, lover, poacher, murderer, thief, vagabond… The story of Robin Hood has taken many forms through the ages, but is there any truth in the legend?
What exactly did these servants of the gods do to honour their deities and serve the people?
3 copies of new western about Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett starring Ethan Hawke and Dane DeHaan up for grabs
Breaking down the toughest landing as the US forces faced embedded Nazi defences, mines, turrets, barbed wire and more
In the single-minded pursuit of vengeance, the warrior queen of the Iceni massacred thousands of Romans and almost caused the empire to abandon Britannia entirely
Did Wolfgang’s sister teach him everything that he knew? We explore the life of the extraordinary woman in an incredible family
Historian and consultant on Total War: Three Kingdoms Rafe de Crespigny talks us through his role on the game
A master of disguise and an expert in deduction, Detective Jerome Caminada pursued criminals relentlessly through the dangerous underworld of 19th-century Manchester
The scandal that brought down a US president and changed the political lexicon forever
We speak with game director Janos Gaspar and writer Pete Stewart about their work in adapting the War of the Three Kingdoms into their latest strategy videogame
He may be England’s most celebrated writer, but did Shakespeare hide codes and double meanings in his work to subvert the establishment during a time of religious turmoil?
Mistruths and legends about the peasant girl who led France’s armies and became a worldwide icon
Rumours of Sinatra’s Mafia connections dogged his entire career and the legendary crooner certainly had connections to made men…