Visit ELECTION CENTRAL for timely content and tools you can use to engage students in the political process. This hub makes it easier than ever to follow the campaign trail, explore national issues, and look back at the history of the debates. Learn more.
Learn about a fascinating mind-reading experiment conducted by psychologists and computer scientists at Carnegie Mellon University.
King Henry VIII was crowned on this day in 1509 at Westminster Abbey. Take a look behind the castle walls for an in-depth look at his time as King of England.
The Korean War began on June 25, 1950. See how a civil war between North and South Korea quickly escalated into an international conflict.
Take a look back at the history, structure, and accomplishments brought about by the United Nations – an organization that was established this week in 1945.
This week, Democrats from the House of Representatives staged a 26-hour sit-in to sway Republicans to allow votes on gun control measures. Watch the whole story.
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