Syria echoes the main advances made by humankind such as the birth of the first villages and what is believed to be the world's first alphabet.
The software is opening a window for researchers to the political and geographical changes that have shaped history.
In use for more than 20 years, Tomahawks may be used against Syria
Persian soldiers choked to death advancing Romans using a mixture of bitumen and sulfur. Continue reading →
A Syrian strike is on shaky legal ground, experts say. But that hasn't stopped past attacks.
Why can't you see what everybody else does? Possibly because you led a crackdown of the opposition.
A Syrian rebel commander eats his enemy's heart as a show of dominance. The savage act has occurred before in many cultures. Continue reading →