Tag: history

May 27, 2019

A Street Photograph From Every Year Since Its Inception (1838-2019)

A Street Photograph From Every Year Since Its Inception (1838-2019)

In 1838 the first photo of figures in the street was recorded by Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre

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May 15, 2019

A 1998 Interview With George RR Martin On His ‘Epic New Fantasy Series’

A 1998 Interview With George RR Martin On His ‘Epic New Fantasy Series’

Wearing a “Winter is Coming” shirt before it was cool

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May 13, 2019

Amazing Scenes of Daily Life in Paris in the 1890s with Full Color and Sound

Amazing Scenes of Daily Life in Paris in the 1890s with Full Color and Sound

When you realize everyone you see here has passed on

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Apr 23, 2019

On This Day, 14 Years Ago, the First Video Ever Was Uploaded to YouTube

On This Day, 14 Years Ago, the First Video Ever Was Uploaded to YouTube

Uploaded by co-founder Jawed Karim, it’s the only video he’s ever posted

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Apr 18, 2019

How Leonardo da Vinci Made a Google Map in 1502

How Leonardo da Vinci Made a Google Map in 1502

Leonardo da Vinci’s known for his art and inventions — but also his groundbreaking maps

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Apr 15, 2019

SpaceX Launches Satellite, Then Lands All 3 Booster Rockets For First Time Ever

SpaceX Launches Satellite, Then Lands All 3 Booster Rockets For First Time Ever

It was an historic first for SpaceX

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Apr 8, 2019

The First Color Transition Scene in Peter Jackson’s “They Shall Not Grow Old”

The First Color Transition Scene in Peter Jackson’s “They Shall Not Grow Old”

The speed has also been corrected and the results are amazing

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