Archive for the ‘History’ Category


Hugh Dryden: The Man and His Legacy

If you don’t know who Hugh Dryden is, you need to find out NOW. He’s one of, if not the most, brilliant and legendary aerospace researchers and aerodynamicists in our galaxy. Read about his life […]

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10 TV Shows That Changed The World

Anybody who has tried to change themselves knows precisely how difficult it is to change others. And they also appreciate the magnitude of being able to change the entire world as we know it. Which […]

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The Lost Cow Tunnels of New York City

Anyone who has visited the Big Apple knows just how great of a place it is. Perhaps what’s more fascinating is an entire underground system lurks beneath all the concrete, culture and noise. Here’s some […]

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Elizabeth Kubler Ross

Famed author and psychiatrist Elizabeth Kubler Ross pioneered significant understanding of the condition of being human while dealing with loss, grief, and death. Read about her here with Biography’s Elizabeth Kubler Ross.

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What Alan Turing Gave Psychology

On Christmas Eve, 2013, The Queen offered British mathematician Alan Turing a pardon from a “crime” he committed sixty years ago. Read how his efforts transformed technology and what we know about the human mind […]

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A Mystery People – The Melungeons

Dark skinned but ginger haired people living in the Southeastern US during the late 1600s and early 1700s have seemed to stump anthropologists. Little is known about this group of folks other than they were […]

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The Biggest Selling Christmas Album of All Time

It doesn’t surprise us that “The King of Rock and Roll” and his “Blue Christmas” is the most treasured collection of Christmas tunes ever. The history behind the album is, however, a bit surprising. Read […]

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Which Words Originated In Your Birth Year?

Man, people make a gazillion new words every couple of centuries! Betcha didn’t know that one of the words in the previous sentence was whipped up in the same year I was invented! Check out […]

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29 Facts You May Not Know About Toy Story

Disney Pixar’s ridiculously successful Toy Story films are cherished by almost two decades of fans. One would think they know everything there is to know about Buzz, Woody, and the Gang after all this time. […]

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Snowy-Owl Migration To US One Of The Biggest On Record

Something is up in the Arctic and it has caused the Snowy Owl, one of the most beautiful residents of the Arctic tundra, to evacuate its homeland. And they are relocating to the Midwest and […]

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