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Brain: The First Computer Virus

Considered to be the first computer virus, Brain was released in its first form in January 1986.  The virus affected the IBM PC by...

On This Day: Chesterson Crash – First Act of Air Sabotage

On October 10, 1933, a United Airlines Boeing 247 propliner crashed near Chesterton, Indiana. The transcontinental flight, carrying three crew and four passengers, had...

Unabomber: How Ted Kaczynski Got His Name

From 1978 to 1995 Ted Kaczynski, aka the “Unabomber”, sent 16 mail bombs to universities and airlines, killing three people and injuring 23. UNABOM (UNiversity...

Theft of the Mona Lisa

On the morning of Aug. 21, 1911, the Mona Lisa was stolen from the Louvre. The theft wasn’t noticed until the next day. Once discovered, the...

Theft of the Mona Lisa

On the morning of Aug. 21, 1911, the Mona Lisa was stolen from the Louvre. The theft wasn’t noticed until the next day. Once discovered, the...