A round-up of the best surprising stories from history submitted by listeners of Flashback.
Why the story of human flight begins on a frozen pond in Dayton, Ohio.
If not for the fateful inaction of a single Washington, DC police officer, Watergate might never have happened.
Compelling conversations on race to meet the moment.
Ludwig Bemelmans rode his bike down the wrong side of the road and into literary history when he dreamed up the beloved children’s book Madeline.
When a newspaper mistakenly proclaimed Alfred Nobel dead in 1888, the inventor of dynamite set out to reinvent his legacy.
This week's episode of the chart-topping 'Flashback' podcast explores the disappearance of French inventor Augustin Le Prince.
Louis Le Prince was set to announce his invention of the motion picture camera years before Thomas Edison — until he vanished without a trace on his way to New York.
The latest episode of OZY's chart-topping 'Flashback' podcast reveals how the 'Little House' series of children's classics entwined itself with the growth of free-market conservatism.
The latest episode of OZY's chart-topping 'Flashback' podcast explores the unintended consequences of a search for gold.
The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.
In the latest episode of OZY's chart-topping history podcast, we learn about the power of phosphorous.
The latest episode of the 'Flashback’ podcast explores how invasions come in many forms.