When Irene Danner was expelled from school in 1938 for being half-Jewish, she found safety from the Nazis’ persecution amidst Adolf Althoff’s circus.
Rabbi Pesach orchestrated the rescue of the Jewish community, saving 74% of the Jewish community in a nation where 85% of Jews were killed in the Holocaust.
All modern men could be descended from once common ancestor, a genetic Adam who lived 209,000 years ago, according to a new research paper out last month.
Eva Braun had Jewish roots, claims a UK television show that charts the DNA of historical figures.
Among the citizens of Shanghai, there remains today a small, tightknit Jewish community.
Israeli researchers say early humans liked to eat young elephants.
A rare scrap of fabric holds a vital clue to the origins of biblical dye known as techelet.
A Nuremberg-based foundation for music students was hoping to find descendants of Felix Hildesheimer of Speyer .
Israeli President Shimon Peres attended a Holocaust memorial ceremony with Austrian President Heinz Fischer in Vienna’s Judenplatz town square on Sunday.
Seventy-one years ago this week, New Yorkers watched as activists joined hands to bring news of the Holocaust to the vaunted stage of Madison Square Garden.