Category: HISTORY

Jul 1, 2020

Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing” Screenplay, Handwritten in March of 1988

Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing” Screenplay, Handwritten in March of 1988

He wrote the entire 173-page first draft in only 2 weeks

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Jun 30, 2020

This Amazing Koi Fish was 226 Years Old

This Amazing Koi Fish was 226 Years Old

“Hanako” is the world’s oldest known koi fish

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Jun 10, 2020

Stunning 3rd Century Roman Mosaic Discovered Under Vineyard in Italy

Stunning 3rd Century Roman Mosaic Discovered Under Vineyard in Italy

Archaeologists have discovered a beautifully preserved Roman mosaic floor under a vineyard near Verona, Italy

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Jun 9, 2020

Kathy Sullivan is the First Person to Walk in Space and Reach Deepest Point in Ocean

Kathy Sullivan is the First Person to Walk in Space and Reach Deepest Point in Ocean

What a badass

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Jun 4, 2020

Popularized in England, These Wavy Walls Actually Use Fewer Bricks Than a Straight Wall

Popularized in England, These Wavy Walls Actually Use Fewer Bricks Than a Straight Wall

Lawnmowers detest them

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Apr 4, 2020

In Memory of Bill Withers, 3 Beautiful Live Performances from 1972-73

In Memory of Bill Withers, 3 Beautiful Live Performances from 1972-73

Three classics: Ain’t no sunshine, Use Me, and Lean on Me

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Mar 18, 2020

A Visual Timeline of Pandemics Throughout History [Infographic]

A Visual Timeline of Pandemics Throughout History [Infographic]

As humans have spread across the globe, infectious diseases have followed us every step of the way

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Feb 27, 2020

A World Map of the Oldest Company in Every Country (Still in Business)

A World Map of the Oldest Company in Every Country (Still in Business)

Kongō Gumi in Japan has been operating since 578 AD!

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Jan 21, 2020

25 Jarring Photo Collages of People That Live Completely Different Lives

25 Jarring Photo Collages of People That Live Completely Different Lives

Uğur Gallenkuş is using digital art to start a conversation

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Jan 15, 2020

The Schienenzeppelin in Berlin, 1931 (Colorized)

The Schienenzeppelin in Berlin, 1931 (Colorized)

It accelerated the railcar to 230.2 km/h (143 mph) setting the land speed record for a petrol powered rail vehicle

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