Tag: history

Mar 1, 2020

Amazing Footage from 1929-30 of Construction Workers on the Historic Chrysler Building

Amazing Footage from 1929-30 of Construction Workers on the Historic Chrysler Building

It was the world’s tallest building for 11 months before it was surpassed by the Empire State Building

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Feb 26, 2020

New York City in 1911, Upscaled to 4K 60fps with Sound and Color Added

New York City in 1911, Upscaled to 4K 60fps with Sound and Color Added

Life in color over 100 years ago

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Feb 13, 2020

Shocking Footage from Sendai Airport During 9.0 Earthquake and Tsunami in 2011

Shocking Footage from Sendai Airport During 9.0 Earthquake and Tsunami in 2011

It was the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in Japan, and the 4th most powerful in the world since record-keeping began in 1900

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Feb 10, 2020

Before Trick Shots on the Internet Became a Thing, There was This Guy in 1950

Before Trick Shots on the Internet Became a Thing, There was This Guy in 1950

‘Ambidextrous’ Andy Varipapa (March 31, 1891 – August 25, 1984) was a legend

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Feb 6, 2020

Artist Uses Machine Learning to Upscale a Vintage Video from 1896 to 4K 60fps

Artist Uses Machine Learning to Upscale a Vintage Video from 1896 to 4K 60fps

I find the quality of the original footage just as remarkable

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Jan 30, 2020

Here Are Technologists in 1989 Predicting What the Home of 2020 Will Look Like

Here Are Technologists in 1989 Predicting What the Home of 2020 Will Look Like

I’m always fascinated by these clips from the past predicting what the future (present day) will look like

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Jan 29, 2020

War Vet on Antiques Roadshow Collapses After Learning Value of his $345 Rolex

War Vet on Antiques Roadshow Collapses After Learning Value of his $345 Rolex

He took care of the watch, and now the watch will take care of him

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