Queen Elizabeth I was a user of ceruse, a mixture of white lead and vinegar that was applied to the face to make the skin appear paler. It is widely believed the queen died of blood poisoning at the age of 70 in 1603, possibly caused by the noxious 'Mask of Youth'.
IKEA is developing flat-pack refugee housing. Prototypes would be distributed by the UN.
A Forgotten Heroine: Civil rights activist Daisy Bates fought to dismantle Arkansas’ segregation laws.
America owes a debt of remembrance to all the thousands of men and women who served to protect the country against their determined enemies of any war. In spite of the danger and their own traumas — psychological and physical — they fought on. To remember their sacrifices is to honor them.