Tag: history

Jul 2, 2020

The Amazing Story of Deaf Children in 1980s Nicaragua Inventing a Brand New Language

The Amazing Story of Deaf Children in 1980s Nicaragua Inventing a Brand New Language

When a deaf community formed it gave birth to a brand new language

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Jun 22, 2020

Blockbuster Video Locations in the US from 1986 to 2019

Blockbuster Video Locations in the US from 1986 to 2019

There were over 5,700 locations in 2005

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Jun 11, 2020

Missouri Preacher Speaks Out Against Gay Rights and Then… Wait For It

Missouri Preacher Speaks Out Against Gay Rights and Then… Wait For It

Make it to the end if you can

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Jun 10, 2020

Stunning 3rd Century Roman Mosaic Discovered Under Vineyard in Italy

Stunning 3rd Century Roman Mosaic Discovered Under Vineyard in Italy

Archaeologists have discovered a beautifully preserved Roman mosaic floor under a vineyard near Verona, Italy

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Jun 9, 2020

Kathy Sullivan is the First Person to Walk in Space and Reach Deepest Point in Ocean

Kathy Sullivan is the First Person to Walk in Space and Reach Deepest Point in Ocean

What a badass

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Jun 3, 2020

The Historic Moment Astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley Arrived on the ISS

The Historic Moment Astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley Arrived on the ISS

NASA and SpaceX have ushered in a new era of human spaceflight

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Jun 1, 2020

The Progression is Incredible

The Progression is Incredible

You love to see it

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May 27, 2020

In 1940, 3 Teens Found a Cave with 17,000 Year Old Art and Then This Happened

In 1940, 3 Teens Found a Cave with 17,000 Year Old Art and Then This Happened

Kurzgesagt animated an episode of John Green’s podcast, The Anthropocene Reviewed, and it’s great.

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May 4, 2020

Botanist Looking for Rare Plants Stumbles Upon Plane Crash from 1952

Botanist Looking for Rare Plants Stumbles Upon Plane Crash from 1952

Before continuing, just know that all 6 people on board jumped out and survived!

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Apr 21, 2020

The Last Traditional Scissor Maker in Japan

The Last Traditional Scissor Maker in Japan

Master blacksmith Yasuhiro Hirakawa is the only traditional scissor maker left in Japan

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