Dating to the 17th century, this Jewish cemetery may be the final resting place of Heinrich Mueller, the head of Adolf Hitler's Gestapo. A German historian says he has traced Mueller to the cemetery. John MacDougall/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption John MacDougall/AFP/Getty Images

Does The Word "Redskins" Cause Psychological Damage?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/242105917/242105919" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Invader? No, it's a man dressed as one in 1988. He was in Grovers Mill, N.J., at a 50th anniversary celebration of The War of the Worlds broadcast. Chris Lischy/AP hide caption

toggle caption Chris Lischy/AP

From 'The War of the Worlds' broadcast: 'This is the end now.'

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/241797346/241803813" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Botched Investigation Fuels Kennedy Conspiracy Theories

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/240822565/241373436" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

International Bugging: Why The U.S. Snoops

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/241385364/241385366" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Winston Churchill opens the new headquarters of a Royal Auxiliary Air Force squadron at Croydon in 1948. Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

A Churchill 'Quote' That U.S. Politicians Will Never Surrender

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/241295755/241296831" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A young girl stands in the doorway of a home in Uttar Pradesh, India. The markings on the door show that a polio immunization team vaccinated children in the home. Alyce Henson/Courtesy of Rotary International hide caption

toggle caption Alyce Henson/Courtesy of Rotary International

Harold Lee's son Henry, perched on the roof of a camera truck, helped produce and import Chinese-language films from Hong Kong and China in the late 1940s. Courtesy of the Lee Family hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy of the Lee Family

A Sweet And Sour History Of Our Obsession With Candy

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/240745233/241152529" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Miguel Piñero of the Nuyorican literary movement and poet Sandra Maria Esteves on the train in New York City in 1977. Bolivar Arellano hide caption

toggle caption Bolivar Arellano

Ava Gene's, a Roman-inspired restaurant in Portland, Ore., incorporates colatura, a modern descendant of ancient Roman fish sauce, into several of its dishes. Deena Prichep/NPR hide caption

toggle caption Deena Prichep/NPR

Fish Sauce: An Ancient Roman Condiment Rises Again

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/240237774/240955358" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

This poster from 1904 describes Charles Jamieson as a petty thief, crap shooter, "glib talker and general all-around crook and hobo." An online business helps reunite people like Jamieson's descendants with such pieces of their family history. Joy Shivar hide caption

toggle caption Joy Shivar

A Family Bible And Other Heirlooms, Found Online

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/240484454/240685216" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript