Tag: history

July 10, 2024 at 2:34 pm

James Webb Telescope Spots The Farthest Galaxies From Earth Yet, Which Were Formed 300 Million Years After The Big Bang

Source: NASA/James Webb

“Despite being so young, the galaxy is already hard at work creating the elements familiar to us on Earth.”

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June 24, 2024 at 9:33 am

A Lost River Could Finally Explain The Origins Of The Pyramids

Source: Shutterstock

One more piece of the puzzle.

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June 7, 2024 at 3:37 pm

How Earth Went Billions Of Years Without Experiencing Fire

Source: Shutterstock

It wasn’t until 383 million years ago when the first extensive wildfires took place.

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May 23, 2024 at 9:21 am

Historians Weigh In On Whether Or Not The Trojan Horse Ever Really Existed

Source: Shutterstock

The very first mention was 500 years after it supposedly occurred.

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May 22, 2024 at 12:36 pm

This Prehistoric Snake Could Be The Largest To Ever Live On Earth At 49 Feet in Length

Source: Shutterstock/Michael Rosskothen

This thing had to be fearsome to behold

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May 15, 2024 at 9:35 am

Remains Of Charred Papyrus Could Reveal Plato’s Final Resting Place

Source: CNR-Institute of Culturale Heritage/Biblioteca Nazionale di Napoli

Plato passed in Athens in the year 348 BCE.

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May 4, 2024 at 9:38 am

Floridians Once Believed A Giant Penguin Lived On Clearwater Beach

Source: Twitter/@IFLScience/@@mcpheeceo

In 1988, though, local man Tony Signorini confessed to perpetrating the entire thing.

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May 2, 2024 at 9:22 am

Here’s How People Cleaned Their Teeth Before Toothpaste

Source: Public Domain

The earliest known recognizable toothbrush was found in China during the Tang Dynasty.

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April 20, 2024 at 12:35 pm

Did Ancient Humans Ever Live To Be One Hundred?

Source: Shutterstock

The statistical probability of surviving to 100 years old before the 19th century was nil

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April 19, 2024 at 2:38 am

People Talk About Things That Disappeared… And No One Seemed To Notice

People Talk About Things That Disappeared... And No One Seemed To Notice

Everything is becoming gray scale.

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