British historians are raising an online army of amateur history buffs to help tackle a massive archive of World War I photos, diaries and documents.
Operation War Diary - a joint effort by the British National Archives, the Imperial War Museum [...]
Digitizing the Vatican's 40 million pages of library archives will take 50 experts, five scanners and many, many years before the process comes to a close.
The Vatican Library was founded in 1451 and has around 82,000 manuscripts, some of which [...]
On the night of June 1, 1934, a Belgian information scientist named Paul Otlet sat in silent, peaceful protest outside the locked doors of a government building in Brussels from which he had just been evicted.
Inside was his life's work: [...]
Underwater video shot four years ago in a remote South Pacific island doesn't show the wreckage of the airplane flown by Amelia Earhart on her fateful round-the-world flight of 1937, say experts retained by an aircraft preservation group.
Stating that the [...]