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Legendary Explorer's Long-Lost Ship May Have Been Discovered

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 05.03.2016 | Science

One of the most famous lost ships in history may have just been found. James Cook's Endeavour -- a ship that vanished off the map so completely that t...

Beyond Napoleon, Others Famous Visitors Turned up in St. Helena Voluntarily (Part 7)

Mike Arkus | Posted 03.07.2015 | Travel
Mike Arkus

Before Napoleon went into forced retirement on St. Helena, courtesy of the British and Prussians who kicked his arse at the battle of Waterloo, several other historical figures set foot on this remote rock lost in the South Atlantic, 1,200 miles from Africa and 2,000 miles from Brazil.

'Community' Slams NBC

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 04.21.2014 | TV

"Community" is definitely not afraid to speak up in class. NBC is still up in the air about Season 6 for "Community," but the show doesn't seem to ...

Welcome to Remote U.S.-U.K. Spy Island

Nikolas Kozloff | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Nikolas Kozloff

Just what kind of intelligence are the British and Americans trying to intercept through their base on Ascension? In light of recent revelations, it seems highly likely that both are interested in oil espionage in the South Atlantic.

Famed Explorer's Pistol Sold For $227,000

Reuters | Posted 04.15.2013 | World

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A pistol owned by British explorer Captain James Cook, who first claimed Australia for Britain nearly two and half centuries ago, s...