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150 Years After the Civil War: Reflections on Medical Care
Today is the sesquicentennial of Robert E. Lee’s surrender at the Appomattox Court House, which marked the beginning of the...
Fight The Ukraine War In Your Browser
Spoiler: War is bad
Ukrainian Volunteers Crowdfund Tiny Robot Tank
The People's First Tank will be unpeopled
For Philandering Time Travelers, A Map Of Syphilis During The Civil War
Enjoy this artifact of public health
The Civil War In Color
Modern editing techniques add vibrancy to old images.
Union Soldiers Fired This Primitive Machine Gun During The Civil War
Patented in 1862, the Gatling gun heralded a new age of violence.
8 Cool Civil War Artifacts
Rare photographs, casts of Lincoln's (giant) hands and more
How Drones Would’ve Altered The Course Of The Civil War
We ask the experts how today's technology would've influenced the outcome of the Battle of Gettysburg and the Civil War itself.
3-D Sonar Map Reveals The Remains Of A Sunken Civil War Battleship
Hurricanes unburied the ship's remains, so NOAA and partners decided to make a sonar map before the sand consumes it again.
How Abraham Lincoln Developed Modern War Technology
With the release of a new feature film about the nation's 16th president, we revisit a 1957 PopSci article on Lincoln's heroic efforts to modernize the science of war.