AncestryDNA gave these five Canadians the chance to uncover their family origins. Here’s what happened when they got the results of their DNA analysis!
In honour of the anniversary of her solo flight across the Atlantic, here are ten fun facts you probably didn’t know about the accomplished aviator.
In honour of the the third royal baby, here’s some history on royal births.
From the silly (Prince Charles needs seven eggs each morning) to the scary (a rare species of venomous spiders lives at Windsor Castle), these myths have thousands fooled.
They’ve been known to break tradition before—will they keep these?
Natalia Martinez’s ambition to stake a claim for female climbers took her to Canada’s highest peak. That same determination would save her life.
Ottawa teen Theland Kicknosway logs kilometres for missing and murdered Indigenous women, girls, and transgender and two-spirit people.
The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle isn’t going to be quite the same as past royal weddings. But it will, no doubt, still go down in history.
Does thinking back to your senior prom make you smile—or make you queasy? In either case, May and June are part of prom season, which makes this a good time to promenade through some of history’s most noteworthy dances.
Apparently cash, jewellery and gadgets aren’t the only valuables.
When she adopted her dog Barkley, Margaret Foster Hyde realized how expensive transporting homeless pups could be. So she found a way to reconnect lost dogs with their new owners.
For starters: Queen Elizabeth can own all the dolphins in the U.K. and you can’t.
There was only one thing Casey the parrot wouldn’t say—and it was the one thing Pat Myers wanted to hear most.
Comedian Rick Mercer on his show’s final season, today’s absurd political landscape and the impact he’s made on Canadian culture.
Stonehenge and Easter Island are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to unsolved mysteries.
After being diagnosed with breast cancer days apart, Rebecca Hollingsworth and Mary Ellen Hughson are raising money for state-of-the-art equipment that will help women like them.
Even though many of these items are extremely large and worth millions of dollars, these determined criminals still managed to steal them.
For four years, this hotel manager knew legendary mob boss Whitey Bulger only as the friendly old man who lived next door. Then the FBI came knocking.
For months, speculation has swirled about who was the mystery matchmaker for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. We reveal one clue.
Read the story behind “one of the greatest prison escapes in American history.”