Category: HISTORY

Nov 18, 2015

21 Colorized Photos from the 1920s Discovery of King Tut

21 Colorized Photos from the 1920s Discovery of King Tut

Nearly a century ago, archaeologist Howard Carter captured the world’s imagination with the discovery of the undisturbed tomb of Tutankhamun.

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Nov 17, 2015

The Future Eagle Hunters of Mongolia

The Future Eagle Hunters of Mongolia

An in-depth interview with photographer and journalist Asher Svidensky about the Golden Eagle Hunters of Mongolia and the future of storytelling.

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Nov 14, 2015

Picture of the Day: With Paris

Picture of the Day: With Paris

Buildings around the world paid tribute to the victims of the attacks in Paris, France, projecting the colors of the French flag onto their façades.

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Nov 11, 2015

Picture of the Day: Lest We Forget

Picture of the Day: Lest We Forget

In Flanders fields the poppies blow; Between the crosses, row on row

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Nov 4, 2015

100 Years Ago, Artists Were Asked to Depict the Year 2000, These Were the Results

100 Years Ago, Artists Were Asked to Depict the Year 2000, These Were the Results

“En L’An 2000” is a series of images created by Jean-Marc Côté and other French artists that imagined what life would be like in the year 2000.

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Oct 23, 2015

Picture of the Day: Cherry Blossoms, Washington DC, 1925

Picture of the Day: Cherry Blossoms, Washington DC, 1925

In this amazing colorized photo by Dynamichrome we see two sisters enjoying the Cherry Blossoms in bloom at Washington D.C.’s Potamac Park.

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Oct 8, 2015

Picture of the Day: Khufu and the Great Sphinx ca. 1860-1929

Picture of the Day: Khufu and the Great Sphinx ca. 1860-1929

In this vintage photo taken some time between 1860 and 1929, we see the Great Sphinx of Giza with the Pyramid of Khufu in the background.

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