Historical and Religious News and Blogs

Jacob Toddson

Follow the journeys of Jacob Toddson as he explores the history of ancient Paganism. This is just one of his videos.

The History Blog

Perhaps the longest running history blog on the internet with a heavy emphasis on ancient history.


Sci-News.com provides the latest science news from around the world, covering breaking news in astronomy and astrophysics, archaeology, paleontology, medicine, biology, physics, genetics & more.

History and Archaeology Online

Rediscovering the Past
History and Archaeology Online is the online resource for people with a passion for the past. Created by writer and historian Natasha Sheldon, it’s packed with well researched historical resources, based on personal experience and research — and interviews with the experts  — taking you on a journey of discovery through the ancient — and not so ancient  — past.

The Archaeologist

Daily archaeological news – Human prehistory and history, artifacts, architecture, biofacts and cultural landscapes from around the world.⚜️With awareness and love for all cultures of all people around the globe. By respecting their differences, their contradictions and their perceptions. By recognizing their contribution to the development of human energy and consciousness. 

Religion News Service

Religion News Service (RNS) is an independent, nonprofit and award-winning source of global news on religion, spirituality, culture and ethics, reported by a staff of professional journalists. Founded in 1934, RNS seeks to inform readers with objective reporting and insightful commentary, and is relied upon by secular and faith-based news organizations in a number of countries.

American Society of Overseas Research (ASOR)

The American Society of Overseas Research (ASOR) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to initiate, encourage, and support research into, and public understanding of, the history and cultures of the Near East and wider Mediterranean world, from the earliest times. ASOR is apolitical and has no religious affiliation.
We were founded in 1900 by twenty-one institutions—including Harvard, Princeton, Yale, and Columbia. Over a century later, ASOR has approximately 60 consortium institutions, including universities, seminaries, museums, foundations, and libraries.  


Snopes fights fake news with in-depth objective investigations of news reports submitted for checking by its readers.  Fighting fake modern history is just as important as fighting fake ancient history with accurate text translations.

Pew Research Center

Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping the world. They conduct public opinion polling, demographic research, content analysis and other data-driven social science research. They do not take policy positions. Especially useful is their religious polling.