21 World War I Facts That You Probably Didn’t Learn In School

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World War II is among the most studied battles in history, but the Great War that preceded it, more commonly referred to as World War I, set the stage in many ways. Even so, very few people are as well versed in World War I studies as they are in their studies of World War […]


If You Don’t Know Much About Mustard Gas, You’ll Be Horrified By Its Effects

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Among the cruelest tactics of war is the use of chemicals to kill or incapacitate soldiers. Mustard gas, or sulfur mustard, is just one of these debilitating agents that is relatively easy to produce, and its blistering effects are incredibly painful. It was developed as early as 1822, but it wasn’t first used until World […]