Category: HISTORY

Jul 13, 2016

China Unveils Incredible Statue of Deified General, Guan Yu

China Unveils Incredible Statue of Deified General, Guan Yu

The colossal statue in Jingzhou stands 58 meters (190 ft) tall and weighs over 1,320 tonnes

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Jun 22, 2016

Picture of the Day: 2,200 Year Old Paint Preserved By Dry Desert Air

Picture of the Day: 2,200 Year Old Paint Preserved By Dry Desert Air

The incredible painted ceiling at Egypt’s Temple of Hathor, the main temple at the Dendera Temple Complex which was built ca 2250 BC

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Jun 16, 2016

Before He Left Office Bush Sr Left This Letter for Bill Clinton

Before He Left Office Bush Sr Left This Letter for Bill Clinton

A cool piece of American history

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Jun 13, 2016

Kevlar Helmet Saves Officer’s Life During Shootout With Orlando Killer

Kevlar Helmet Saves Officer’s Life During Shootout With Orlando Killer

The Orlando Police Department posted the photo on Twitter

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Jun 8, 2016

Then and Now: The 1910 Great Flood of Paris vs 2016 Floods

Then and Now: The 1910 Great Flood of Paris vs 2016 Floods

In January of 1910 the water level of the Seine rose a staggering 8 meters (26 ft) above average

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Jun 7, 2016

Picture of the Day: Into the Jaws…

Picture of the Day: Into the Jaws…

“Into the Jaws of Death” is a historic photograph taken on D-Day, June 6, 1944 by Robert F. Sargent of the United States Coast Guard

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Jun 7, 2016

This Then and Now Photo of Omaha Beach, Normandy Gave Me Chills

This Then and Now Photo of Omaha Beach, Normandy Gave Me Chills

On D-Day, June 6, 1944, the largest seaborne invasion in history took place on the coast of Normandy, France

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