Parisian firefighters have fought and won an almighty battle to preserve iconic Notre-Dame Cathedral, after it was engulfed in a catastrophic fire.
As French firefighters battle to save what remains of the historic Notre Dame Cathedral, questions are being asked about the cause of the inferno.
Just a few traces remains of the hidden Aussie towns that went from affluent to abandoned after they were left to waste away in the outback.
MANY people are opting to have their tattoos removed. But are they losing an important part of themselves?
She is one of the most famous Queens in history, but the story of the demise of Mary Queen of Scots is more horrendous than you think.
On Valentine’s Day, romance reigns supreme. But how did a martyr’s decapitation and festival of bloodshed become a global celebration of love?
On this day more than 2000 years ago, one of the most powerful men in the world was brutally beheaded in a macabre public display.
Woodford Folk Festival fans will soon be able to experience the event’s magic minus the dust with big changes to the iconic site.
People and Places
For thousands of years, these tribes have lived bountiful lives on their remote islands and highland valleys. But genocide has decimated their numbers.
THE world’s first computer — the 2200-year-old Antikythera Mechanism — holds such fascination that when someone cries ‘wolf’, everybody sits up and listens.
A PUNTER who has placed over seven figures on Winx through the mare’s career broke his own eye-watering record on Saturday.
World War II was not the time to be growing up in Germany with Jewish blood but it's where the Fraser Coast 90-year-old's remarkable tale begins.
WHEN officials entered this abandoned KFC restaurant in America, they were finger-lickin surprised at what they discovered.
AUGUST 18 is a date in Lieutenant Colonel Harry Smith's life that he can't turn his back on, but neither will he celebrate it.
Teacher finds rare fossilised teeth from 25 million-year-old prehistoric mega-shark at the beach.
YES, we know, you can’t exist without taking your phone everywhere. So imagine a time when it was stuck to the wall. Here’s what life was like before smartphones...
104-year-old Linda Paddon’s early life reads like an adventure novel, with torpedoed ships, WWI bombing raids and even a link to the ill-fated Titanic.
PLAY-DOH was first manufactured in the 1930s as a wallpaper cleaner before being rebranded into a children’s toy.
VIRAL search for a mysterious couple captured in a portrait reached all the way up to north Queensland to come to an incredible conclusion.
FORGET using a calculator or jumping on the internet. This exam from 106 years ago may have you baffled — so how many questions can you get right?