Presidents Day is an opportunity for the country to acknowledge the leaders of its government. Learn why we celebrate this holiday on the 3rd Monday in February. 


Dive into this blog where a hsitory teacher helps her students grapple with the intent and impact of U.S. foreign policy decisions in the Middle East.

Join host Joe Hanson as he tackles tough, quirky, and sometimes disgusting questions of science.

Arctic explorer Robert Peary died on this day in 1920. Learn about Peary and Matthew Henson's ice-cold adventures. 


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