Modern History

Outsiders in Frankenstein

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Two hundred years after Frankenstein’s release, scholars and casual readers alike continue to study Mary Shelley’s most prominent work. On the surface, Frankenstein is simple horror: a gruesome monster turns against…

Death by Ivory

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Standing at an average height of 11 ft. and weighing 6 tons, the African elephant is the largest mammal walking the Earth. As they migrate through the African continent, their…

China: Friend or Foe?

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Since the end of Second World War, the United States has been the leading military and economic power not just in the Americas, but in the world.  This status is…