Tag: history

Aug 17, 2018

The Time a 73 Year Old Aretha Franklin Brought Down the House at the Kennedy Center

The Time a 73 Year Old Aretha Franklin Brought Down the House at the Kennedy Center

I’m not crying, you’re crying

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Aug 13, 2018

Cool Close Up Puts Immensity of Great Pyramid of Giza Into Perspective

Cool Close Up Puts Immensity of Great Pyramid of Giza Into Perspective

The Great Pyramid was the tallest man-made structure in the world for more than 3,800 years

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Aug 10, 2018

The New York Public Library’s Collection of Weird and Wonderful Objects

The New York Public Library’s Collection of Weird and Wonderful Objects

A lock of Walt Whitman’s hair, Jack Kerouac’s boots, and Virginia Woolf’s cane are just a few of the items

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Aug 3, 2018

A 1960s Reporter Asks People in Sydney If There’s Life on Other Planets

A 1960s Reporter Asks People in Sydney If There’s Life on Other Planets

In an ABC News segment from Aug 31, 1962, Ray Taylor asks an eclectic mix of Sydneysiders, “Is there life on other planets?”

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Jul 26, 2018

Why Jimi Hendrix is Such a Legendary Guitarist

Why Jimi Hendrix is Such a Legendary Guitarist

YouTube channel ‘Polyphonic’ takes an in-depth look at what makes Jimi Hendrix such an iconic guitarist

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Jul 24, 2018

A 12 Million Year Old Praying Mantis Encased in Amber

Imaged by Heritage Auctions, HA.com

An amazing specimen perfectly preserved

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Jul 16, 2018

Peter Jackson is Remastering WWI Footage for a New Film and It Looks Amazing

Peter Jackson is Remastering WWI Footage for a New Film and It Looks Amazing

The footage looks as if it was shot last week rather than 100+ years ago

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