Category: HISTORY

Jan 9, 2017

How Movie Effects Were Done in the Silent Film Era

How Movie Effects Were Done in the Silent Film Era

Back then, filmmakers had to be quite creative to pull off effects we might take for granted today

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Dec 20, 2016

A Syrian Restaurant is Posting Before and After Photos of Aleppo and It’s Heartbreaking

A Syrian Restaurant is Posting Before and After Photos of Aleppo and It’s Heartbreaking

40 before and after photos that capture unbelievable destruction the city and its citizens have endured

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Dec 15, 2016

Picture of the Day: A Feathered Dinosaur Tail Preserved in Amber

Picture of the Day: A Feathered Dinosaur Tail Preserved in Amber

In a historic find, the tail of a 99 million year old dinosaur is seen intact and perfectly preserved in amber; including bones, soft tissue, and feathers. The finding was reported in the latest issue of the science journal, Current Biology.

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Dec 14, 2016

Picasso’s Self-Portraits from 15 Years Old to 90 Year Old

Picasso’s Self-Portraits from 15 Years Old to 90 Year Old

A collection of 14 self-portraits at different stages of his life and periods of his career

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Nov 30, 2016

Picture of the Day: Planet For Sale

Picture of the Day: Planet For Sale

A classic from the NASA archives. Photo taken November 14, 1984

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Nov 28, 2016

These Ultra Detailed Close-Ups Will Give You a Deeper Appreciation for Michelangelo’s David

These Ultra Detailed Close-Ups Will Give You a Deeper Appreciation for Michelangelo’s David

At 29, Michelangelo carved a 17 ft, 12,478 lb ‘David’ from a single block of marble

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Nov 22, 2016

Picture of the Day: Colorized Photo of the Tower Bridge Under Construction, 1889

Picture of the Day: Colorized Photo of the Tower Bridge Under Construction, 1889

The color makes this 127-year-old photo feel like it was taken yesterday

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