Archive for the ‘History’ Category

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10 Great Inventions Dreamt Up By Children

Anyone who spends time with little ones knows just how incredible their imaginations are. And when those creative energies are put to use, the results are truly fascinating. See for yourself here with 10 Great […]

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States Wrestle With How To Label Pot

Tokers know that when an old schooler used to mellow outdoor stuff take one hit off of anything with hydroponic weed gets their socks knocked off. And now the government is aware of it too. […]

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Walter Koessler Project

Have you ever wanted to gain a more personal view into World War I? Thanks to the efforts of an independent photographer Walter Koessler and his great grandson, now you can. Take a peek at […]

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FDA Defines “Gluten Free” For Food Labeling

The Food and Drug Administration defined new regulations on August 2, 2013 for voluntary food labeling of products which are gluten free. This may be good news for the millions of people who are gluten […]

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Homeschooled: How American Homeschoolers Measure Up

The public school system has never been bigger yet it’s hard to believe that just 150 years ago everything children learned was at home. Check out the history of homeschooling and the reasons why an […]

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The History of CTRL + ALT + DELETE

Where would we all be without our favorite computer shortcuts, especially the one which restarts our jammed laptops? The answer: stuck back in 1981. Read all about it with The History of CTRL + ALT […]

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The Decriminalization of Marijuana

If you knew outdated drug laws ruled the legal use (or lack there of) of weed, what difference would it make? It turns out a lot. Check out the Decriminalization of Marijuana to learn more.

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The 10 Most Impressive Beards In Literature

One can learn a lot about a man just by the type of facial hair he has. And the same is true with prolific writers. Check out how great The 10 Most Impressive Beards In […]

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The 5 Most Badass Ways People Escaped From Slavery

Body doubles, cross dressers, ice floe hopping, ship hijacking, and even a “special” (human!) mail deliveries sound like the fixings for a great movie. Turns out they were among the list of The 5 Most […]

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Royal Baby: Prince William And Catherine Leave Hospital With Son

The “nameless-so-far” future king of England has been born! He weighed in at just over 8 pounds at his birth on July 22, 2013 and already posed for his first photo-op with his folks as […]

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