Witness History

History as told by the people who were there.

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The AIDS Memorial Quilt


In 1985 activists made a giant quilt to commemorate those killed by AIDS in the USA.


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The Cheonan sinking


On March 26th 2010 a South Korean naval ship sank after an explosion - 48 sailors died


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The Saudi bombardment of Yemen


In March 2015 Saudi Arabia and its allies began an intense aerial bombardment of Yemen


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Sequencing the 1918 influenza virus


Over 50 million people are thought to have died from influenza around the world in 1918


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The launch of the Hubble Space Telescope


How NASA put an orbiting observatory into space in 1990.


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The 'I Love You' computer virus


How a virus created by a Filipino college dropout sparked global panic in May 2000


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The Major and the VW Beetle


How a British army officer saved Hitler's Volkswagen Beetle at the end of World War Two


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The Chinese cure for malaria


How scientists in the 1970s discovered an anti-malarial drug using a traditional remedy.


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Red Hollywood


Former actress Marsha Hunt remembers the anti-Communist witch-hunt of the late 1940s.


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The fight to make sexual harassment a crime


The story of a landmark ruling for women's rights in the United States.


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