Archive for the ‘History’ Category

Leonardo da Vinci's portrait of Isabella D'Este

Lost Da Vinci Painting Found?

Great news for the art world! A portrait believed to have been missing for over 500 years by the famous Leonardo Da Vinci was pulled out of a private, vaulted collection in Switzerland. And it’s […]

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8 Great Pioneers of Evolutionary Psychology

The mostly new branch of psychology which studies why and how people think and act the way they do roots all the way back to Charles Darwin. But didn’t truly emerge in prominence until the […]

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Surprise! Obamacare Health Insurance Exchange Websites Don’t Work; HealthCare.gov A Total Mess

Today the U.S. has made history since the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act went into effect. Except it’s not really the kind of history politicians, government officials, and citizens were hoping for. Here’s Surprise! […]

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Timeline: Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act

In just four days, American’s can participate in insurance exchange programs to secure medical insurance through the government. Here’s a look back at the steps involved in getting this far with Timeline: Patient Protection and […]

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Education in the 21st Century

What are the benefits of blended learning environments? How long have they been around? Learn about learning here with Education in the 21st Century.

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Journal of Guitar Solos

Hop aboard a musical space ship and travel the course of fifty years to peek at over 28 of the more important guitar riffs in the history of music. See it here with the Journal […]

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78 Things You Didn’t Know About Johnny Cash

The legendary Johnny Cash lived an incredible life. And beat incredible odds. Including asking June to marry him some 18 times before she said yes – among other things. Find out more about him here […]

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The Dark Side of Peter Pan

Contrary to popular belief, the story (and backstory) of James Barrie’s Peter Pan is not only about faith, trust, and pixie dust. In fact, it’s pretty dark and gloomy when one considers not only the […]

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A Most Interesting Bone

Hold tight and brace yourself for a below the belt bone that you likely didn’t know about until right now: the baculum. Imagine a penis bone capable of astounding even the most brilliant of minds. […]

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13 Reasons People Think The Number 13 Is Unlucky

Happy Friday the 13th! Turn on the scary movies, be on the lookout for black cats, and watch out for psychos! Then stop to consider the following 13 Reasons People Think The Number 13 is […]

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