Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Stonehenge (photo: Neil Howard).

History for Kids

Explore how the past has shaped the present. Historical timelines highlight key events in the history of the world's countries.

ANCIENT MONUMENTS: unique structures built by past civilizations.

TIMELINES: a chronology of key events that have shaped the countries of today.

TECHNOLOGY HISTORY: evolution of modern technologies.


Jessica Sanchez (photo: About).

American Idol and Jessica Sanchez

Jessica Sanchez is an American singer who was a runner-up in the American Idol entertainment competition. Her father's ancestry is Mexican and her mother's ancestry is Filipino.


Pesse Canoe: World’s Oldest Boat

Pesse canoe (photo: Nemephis).
The Pesse Canoe may be the world's oldest known boat. The canoe was discovered in the Netherlands in 1955. The boat may be up to 10,000 years old.