John Charles "Doc" Bahnsen earned a Distinguished Flying Cross and five Silver Stars for his heroism in Vietnam
Military aviation history is replete with designs in which looks—and often aeronautics—took a back seat to utility
Societies throughout history have struggled with the matter of who, or what, can be a legitimate target for military action
“These men matter and they served. They gave their lives for our country. And they deserve the same honor and respect as any other service member past, present and future"
Before it occupied space in our junk drawers, and our hearts, it was accidentally developed for the U.S. military
Fifty years ago a British balloonist and a husband-and-wife team disappeared without a trace as they attempted to fly the Atlantic in a balloon dubbed 'The Free Life'
In July 2021 Russia became the most recent nation to join European countries adopting legal measures to stop the spread of Nazi symbols and ideology
At the turn of the 20th century the phrase, “Show a scar” became typical for anyone congregating in a public space
The tale of the heroes who held out in a Spanish mission and created the Texas Republic leaves out a critical detail: Slavery
How a team of four veteran athletes went on a cross-country quest to the Vietnam Wall to honor the fallen
Throughout the 125-year history of the Olympic games, the storied event has been a successful platform for protest
After the ‘shot heard round the world,’ as Redcoats retreated to Boston, Patriots sprang an ambush at a bend in the road known since as the Bloody Angle
A pensioner who kept a World War II arsenal plus a Panther tank in his basement is the subject of an ongoing legal dispute in Germany
An epidemic ripped through the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War. Caleb Haskell lived to write about it