Clara Immerwahr - one of the first women to get her PhD. Killed herself after her husband Fritz Haber, himself a chemical genius unleashed the use of chemical weapons on the world in WWI.

Clara Immerwahr - one of the first women to get her PhD. Killed herself after her husband Fritz Haber, himself a chemical genius unleashed the use of chemical weapons on the world in WWI.

PINK & CREAM SILK GAUZE DRESS, 1800-1810. I would like to see what this was worn over.

PINK & CREAM SILK GAUZE DRESS, 1800-1810. I would like to see what this was worn over.

In the mountains of Pakistan, 6,000 people live who look and sound very different from their neighbors. They claim to have lived in the area for thousands of years and they look European. Many of the Kalash are blond haired and blue eyed, an anomaly in Pakistan! Some believe that they are descendants of Alexander the Great’s army though their true ethnic origins are still unproven. DNA testing has not produced any connection to Greeks, yet it also showed no East or South Asian lineages…

In the mountains of Pakistan, 6,000 people live who look and sound very different from their neighbors. They claim to have lived in the area for thousands of years and they look European. Many of the Kalash are blond haired and blue eyed, an anomaly in Pakistan! Some believe that they are descendants of Alexander the Great’s army though their true ethnic origins are still unproven. DNA testing has not produced any connection to Greeks, yet it also showed no East or South Asian lineages…

1909, family without father.  All the children but the 4 smallest work in the cotton mill.  Each child makes 4.50 a week.

1909, family without father. All the children but the 4 smallest work in the cotton mill. Each child makes 4.50 a week.

Hector Pieterson, who was born in 1964, was one of the first schoolchildren to be shot on 16 June 1976 in the Soweto riots; he was just 13 years old. The iconic picture, taken by Sam Nzima, of a dying Hector being carried by Mbuyisa Makhubo with his sister, Antoinette Sithole, running alongside, has become a symbol of the times.

Hector Pieterson, who was born in 1964, was one of the first schoolchildren to be shot on 16 June 1976 in the Soweto riots; he was just 13 years old. The iconic picture, taken by Sam Nzima, of a dying Hector being carried by Mbuyisa Makhubo with his sister, Antoinette Sithole, running alongside, has become a symbol of the times.

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