Tag: history

Feb 11, 2019

This Touchscreen Watch from 1984 is Amazing

This Touchscreen Watch from 1984 is Amazing

Checkout this demo of the Casio AT-552 Janus, a touchscreen and gesture-controlled calculator watch from 1984

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Feb 8, 2019

This Brie(f) History of Cheese by TED-Ed is a Must For Cheese Lovers!

This Brie(f) History of Cheese by TED-Ed is a Must For Cheese Lovers!

Before empires and royalty, before pottery and writing, before metal tools and weapons – there was cheese

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Feb 2, 2019

The Intriguing Story Behind the Most Iconic Photo of the Great Depression

The Intriguing Story Behind the Most Iconic Photo of the Great Depression

How Dorothea Lange created one of the most iconic photograph in American history

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Jan 31, 2019

50 Years Ago The Beatles Played Their Last Live Gig on a Roof in Savile Row

50 Years Ago The Beatles Played Their Last Live Gig on a Roof in Savile Row

On January 30th, 1969, the Beatles played what would become their final live performance ever

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Jan 29, 2019

Identical Twins Take the Top 5 DNA Ancestry Tests and Get Strange Results

Identical Twins Take the Top 5 DNA Ancestry Tests and Get Strange Results

CBC Marketplace investigates the science and marketing behind popular DNA ancestry kits. Host Charlsie Agro and her identical twin sister Carly test five top brands. Find out why ancestry test kits are not as accurate as you might think. To read more: https://www.cbc.ca/1.4980976

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Dec 20, 2018

Fascinating Video Footage of Daily Life in Paris in the 1890s

Fascinating Video Footage of Daily Life in Paris in the 1890s

Eerie to think everyone in this video is now deceased

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Dec 11, 2018

How Pablo Escobar Single-Handedly Created the Hippo Crisis in Colombia

How Pablo Escobar Single-Handedly Created the Hippo Crisis in Colombia

It all started when he smuggled four hippos into his own personal zoo during the 1980’s

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