George C. Herring (1936–2022)
Robert K. Brigham and Kyle Longley | Mar 30, 2023George C. Herring, historian of the Vietnam War and US foreign relations, died on November 30, 2022.
St. George’s Ribbon
Everything Has a History
Brandon Schechter | Mar 29, 2023As Russia wages war on Ukraine, its imagery has leaned heavily on an old icon.
Alyssa Kreikemeier | Feb 2, 2023The clash between public lands held for conservation and used by the US military often comes down to one thing: noise.
John W. Shy (1931–2022)
Ira Gruber | Jan 31, 2023John W. Shy, professor emeritus of history at the University of Michigan and a leading authority on Anglo-American military history,...
America's Nuclear Sponge
Taylor Rose | Dec 12, 2022Preventing construction of a nuclear complex on the Nevada–Utah border brought together an unexpected coalition.
The 20-Sided Die
Ian Tonat | Nov 29, 2022From basements to Fifth Avenue boutiques, the 20-sided die represents the rise of all things geek in contemporary culture.
The Better Roe
Kara Dixon Vuic | Aug 10, 2022When Susan Struck fought being discharged for pregnancy from the US Air Force, it brought the right to choose into a different light.
Charles P. Roland (1918–2022)
John David Smith and Thomas Howard Appleton Jr. | Jun 6, 2022Charles Pierce Roland, Alumni Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Kentucky, died on April 12, 2022, just days following his 104th birthday.
The Emperor’s Right Hand
David Alan Parnell | May 17, 2022Once you go down a YouTube rabbit hole, you never know where you'll end up.