Mark Pennell sits at the helm of his time machine.Mark's Almanac is a 90-second time travel that highlights the world's history from the very serious to the sometimes sublime.
Mark's Almanac for January 28, 2019
It's become a cultural icon, but it started with foundation work on this date 132 years ago. And on this day in 1959, a patent was filed for a product that has become legendary in the toy industry. More in Mark's Almanac.