Who was Paul Revere, Really?

Who was Paul Revere, Really?

Silversmith and statesman, artist and family man, ardent patriot and the subject of one of America’s best-loved poems, Paul Revere is a fascinating man whose legacy is as enduring as the nation he helped to establish.

Hedy Lamarr, Movie Star Inventor

Hedy Lamarr, Movie Star Inventor

A Hollywood Beauty with Brains. “Any girl can be glamorous,” Hedy Lamarr famously said: “All she has to do is stand still and look stupid” – but Hedy’s lovely face masked the sharp mind of an inventor.

Good Luck Daruma Dolls of Japan

Good Luck Daruma Dolls of Japan

Japanese craftsmen create the traditional good luck Daruma doll from molded papier mache today much as they have done for four centuries. Learn the Daruma’s history, how to wish on it, and how to craft your own.

Free Printable US History Game

Free Printable US History Game

Print out your own free version of this 150-year-old board game for rainy-day play, to teach your kids about US history, or to inspire you in creating your own Snake Game on any theme.