Archive for the ‘History’ Category

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16 Bizarre Victorian Inventions

The Victorian era was quite interestingly full of all kinds of fascination. The rules were tight, the prosperity was massive, and minds were borderline psychotic. See the proof here with 16 Bizarre Victorian Inventions.

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The Biggest Bets In History

They say that the biggest risks yield the greatest rewards. So when it comes to gambling, take a look back at The Biggest Bets In History and saddle up to the black jack table.

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Map: The Most Common Job In Every State

The Census Bureau collected data for nearly 40 years and published a great illustration of employment through the years and the U.S. Here’s Map: The Most Common Job In Every State.

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Mapping The Empires of History

The rise and fall of empires over time is a great way to predict the future. So check out this great site as it has been Mapping The Empires of History.

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What Happened On August 1st

How much do you know about history? Learn What Happened On August 1st by going to this link!

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Albert Einstein’s Mind-Melting Thought Experiments That Revolutionized How We Understand Time

If you find Albert Einstein one of the most interesting people in history, you’ll love this link! Here’s Albert Einstein’s Mind-Melting Thought Experiments That Revolutionized How We Understand Time.

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12 Women You’ve Never Heard of Who Changed Science Forever

Women are often not esteemed as highly as men by certain types of people. In fact, they are often hated. But despite this, there are some women who make remarkable history and change without fame […]

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Rare Audrey Hepburn Pic, 1953

If you’re a fan of the Hepburn sisters, chances are you know just how beautiful they were. And if you don’t, check out this Rare Audrey Hepburn Pic, 1953 to see for yourself.

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500 Greatest Albums of All Time

It’s Music Monday and I’m feeling sentimental. So check out Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.

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The Most Feared Books of All Time

What is the scariest book you’ve ever read? It seems most of my favorites can be found on this list of The Most Feared Books of All Time.

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