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A New King’s Man Trailer Asks ‘What If Downton Abbey Had Super Spies?’

A New King’s Man Trailer Asks ‘What If Downton Abbey Had Super Spies?’

Before they were posh, super spies saving the present-day world, the heroes of Fox’s Kingsman franchise were posh in an old-timey way befitting of an era where parachutes were considered cutting-edge technology. The latest trailer for Matthew Vaughn’s upcoming Kingsmen prequel, The King’s Man, is light in the way of plot,…

The Complex Legacy Of World War I’s Women Scientists

The Complex Legacy Of World War I’s Women Scientists

During World War I, far away from the lines of battle, the UK was faced with a different crisis. As thousands of khaki-clad “Tommies” shipped off to the front, the British economy teetered on the cusp of grinding to a halt. With the men gone, the task of keeping the…