Biography of Grace Hopper
Today's Google Doodle honors Grace Hopper, the pioneering computer programmer. Read about her life.
Human Rights Day
On Dec. 10, 1948, the United Nations adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Learn about the birth of the modern human rights movement.
World's Most Populous Countries
China tops the list with a population of 1.3 billion. See what other countries rank in the top 50.
2014 Calendar and Holidays
Look ahead to 2014 and check out the dates of all the major holidays.
Have Your Say
When should people start putting up Christmas decorations?
This Day in History
What Does It Mean?
Biography of the day