Saturday, 15 April 2017 00:00

The Memory Palace

The Memory Palace is a storytelling podcast and public radio segment about the past. It was named a finalist for a Peabody Award in 2016.

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Friday, 31 March 2017 00:00

Hardbound

This iOS app contains 5-minute, illustrated stories based on bestselling nonfiction books (specifically focused on business, history, and science). Your brain will love the unique, "tap story" format that combines photos, illustrations, animations, and text. One new story is released every week.
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Friday, 17 March 2017 00:00

Faces of Power

This interactive timeline lets you browse through every president of the United States of America and learn info about them.

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Friday, 10 March 2017 00:00

TakeMeBack.To

Enter a date in TakeMeBack.To and look up what happened on that day. Learn what songs people were listening to, the new movies and popular TV shows that were out, and look up old newspapers and photos from that time.
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Thursday, 19 January 2017 00:00

History Engine

The History Engine is an educational tool that gives students the opportunity to learn history by doing the work -- researching, writing, and publishing -- of a historian. The result is an ever-growing collection of historical articles or "episodes" that paints a wide-ranging portrait of life in the United States throughout its history.

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This web site is the home of the historic site of Martin Luther King, Jr. It contains resources and information about Dr. King, as well as some lesson materials for teachers.
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Monday, 09 January 2017 00:00

World Population History

This site shows the world population through generational history and displays information about specific locations. Overlays help illustrate different aspects of the changing dynamics of the earth's population over time.

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Tuesday, 29 November 2016 00:00

Today in History

Just another day? ... NEVER! With the Today in History app, every day is historic and epic! Today in History is a great way to get key facts about iconic global events and fun facts from across the centuries, delivered right to your mobile device. Created for history, trivia, and knowledge lovers. Get all the important events of the day or narrow your selection down to a specific category: Events, Births, Deaths, Holidays, and more.

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Thursday, 24 November 2016 00:00

History of Thanksgiving Videos

These short videos from the History Channel contain some great information and "kids history" clips about Thanksgiving and its origins.

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Wednesday, 02 November 2016 00:00

The Great War

A YouTube channel dedicated to week-by-week video narrations of World War I. Learn about World War I history through these informative sessions hosted by Indiana Neidell.

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