Tag: history

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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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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