Detail from Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry (The Very Rich Hours of the Duke
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Purple is traditionally thought of as the colour most associated with royalty and monarchy – so where does blue come into it?
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The common conception is that the Victorians were simply stuffy and repressed, but there might have been a reason that they didn't want to flash their pearly whites at the camera
The story of Henry VIII's six weddings, the massacre at Wounded Knee, the top 10 female pharaohs and so much more!
Avebury Stone Circles © Getty
  To celebrate World Heritage Day, the History Revealed team have picked their favourite historical places across the UK to give you some inspiration for your next trip.
Pathologist Thomas Harvey (1912–2007) holds the brain of Albert Einstein in a ja
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His was one of the finest minds of all time, the source of both the theory of relativity and the world's most famous equation. But what happened to theoretical physicist Albert Einstein's grey matter after he died? Not what he expected, is the short answer...
Britannia dvd cover
With the release today of the first series of Britannia on Blu-ray and DVD, we're offering three lucky readers the chance to bag themselves a Blu-ray boxset.   
April 2018 issue on sale now
The legends and secrets behind the Knights Templar, celebrating the 100th anniversary of the RAF, the rituals behind royal births and so much more!
Great Explorers special edition
From the Vikings to the Space Race, the story of humankind is entwined with our search for what lies over the hills, across the sea or beyond the stars.
Many consider Saint Patrick’s Day as an excuse to have a Guinness or two and claim that our great, great, grandparents hailed from the Emerald Isle. But how much do you actually know about the saint himself?
Amelia Earhart
In May 1932, American aviator Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman – and first person since Charles Lindburgh – to fly non-stop across the Atlantic. She would continue to break records until 1937, when she vanished without a trace
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