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10+ US Presidents When They Were Young

10+ US Presidents When They Were Young

Most of us probably have a very vivid picture of how a US president looks. However, before men become the most powerful people in the free world, they are regular guys just like us. For example, Harry S. Truman was a...

Most of us probably have a very vivid picture of how a US president looks. However, before men become the most powerful people in the free world, they are regular guys...

Before Amazon, We Had Bookmobiles: 15+ Rare Photos Of Libraries-On-Wheels

Before Amazon, We Had Bookmobiles: 15+ Rare Photos Of Libraries-On-Wheels

Long before Amazon, Audible, and other digital book distributors, bookmobiles were bringing literature to peoples' doorsteps. Their mission was to provide the written word to remote villages and city suburbs that had no libraries. We invite you to remember these forgotten...

Long before Amazon, Audible, and other digital book distributors, bookmobiles were bringing literature to peoples' doorsteps. Their mission was to provide the written word to remote villages and city suburbs that...

Epic Photos From Viking Festival In Scotland

Epic Photos From Viking Festival In Scotland

Up Helly Aa is a legendary viking festival that takes place in Scotland every year, and Tuesday's procession was epic as ever. Realistic armoured costumes, group chanting, and a full-on ship burning was only the beginning of a night filled with...

Up Helly Aa is a legendary viking festival that takes place in Scotland every year, and Tuesday's procession was epic as ever. Realistic armoured costumes, group chanting, and a full-on ship...

Man Who Saved 669 Children During The Holocaust Has No Idea They’re Around Him, Watch His Reaction

Man Who Saved 669 Children During The Holocaust Has No Idea They’re Around Him, Watch His Reaction

In 1939, on the eve of World War II, a young British stockbroker called Nicholas Winton did something truly incredible. He risked his life to successfully save 669 mostly Jewish children from Czechoslovakia during The Holocaust by ensuring their safe passage...

In 1939, on the eve of World War II, a young British stockbroker called Nicholas Winton did something truly incredible. He risked his life to successfully save 669 mostly Jewish children...

Fatal 1912 Scott’s Expedition To The South Pole Documented By Henry Robertson Bowers

Fatal 1912 Scott’s Expedition To The South Pole Documented By Henry Robertson Bowers

What does disappointment look like? What is the expression on a man's face, expecting death in the icy wilderness? "The worst has happened", Robert F. Scott wrote in his diary on January 17, 1912. The same day, Scott and four of his...

What does disappointment look like? What is the expression on a man's face, expecting death in the icy wilderness? "The worst has happened", Robert F. Scott wrote in his diary on January...

10+ Of The Most Heartwarming Historic Photos Ever

10+ Of The Most Heartwarming Historic Photos Ever

When looking at the majority of historic photos, it might seem that the world was black-and-white and all we had were wars and disease. However, Bored Panda has gone back in time, and and dug out some of the most heartwarming...

When looking at the majority of historic photos, it might seem that the world was black-and-white and all we had were wars and disease. However, Bored Panda has gone back in...

Rare 1900s Photos Capture How Native Americans Lived 100 Years Ago

Rare 1900s Photos Capture How Native Americans Lived 100 Years Ago

Native American culture is rich with magical customs and captures the spirit of living free, but during the 20th century it was quickly vanishing. Because of this, Edward Sheriff Curtis dedicated decades of his life to capturing and recording the lifestyle...

Native American culture is rich with magical customs and captures the spirit of living free, but during the 20th century it was quickly vanishing. Because of this, Edward Sheriff Curtis dedicated...

391-Year-Old Bonsai Tree Planted In 1625 Has Survived Hiroshima And Keeps On Growing

391-Year-Old Bonsai Tree Planted In 1625 Has Survived Hiroshima And Keeps On Growing

I can barely keep my basil plant alive, but this remarkable bonsai tree has been around for nearly 400 years. Planted in 1625, the tree is currently 391-years-old, and if that isn't impressive enough it also survived the atomic bomb attack...

I can barely keep my basil plant alive, but this remarkable bonsai tree has been around for nearly 400 years. Planted in 1625, the tree is currently 391-years-old, and if that...

Close-Ups Of Michelangelo’s David Will Make You Appreciate It Even More

Close-Ups Of Michelangelo’s David Will Make You Appreciate It Even More

Few sculptures are as famous as Michelangelo's David, and if you've ever seen it you'll understand why. The masterpiece of the Renaissance period was completed in 1504, when Michelangelo was just 29 years old, and today over 8 million people per...

Few sculptures are as famous as Michelangelo's David, and if you've ever seen it you'll understand why. The masterpiece of the Renaissance period was completed in 1504, when Michelangelo was just...

10+ Crazy Coincidences That Are Hard To Believe Actually Happened

10+ Crazy Coincidences That Are Hard To Believe Actually Happened

Most, if not all of us, have experienced some sort of coincidence in our lives. Maybe you said something at the same time as somebody else, or perhaps you bumped into an old friend in the most unlikely of places. But...

Most, if not all of us, have experienced some sort of coincidence in our lives. Maybe you said something at the same time as somebody else, or perhaps you bumped into...

21-Year-Old WWII Soldier’s Sketchbooks Show War Through The Eyes Of An Architect

21-Year-Old WWII Soldier’s Sketchbooks Show War Through The Eyes Of An Architect

Victor Lundy was a 21-year-old architecture student when he enrolled in the military during World War Two. But instead of abandoning his creative side, the young soldier decided to document his experiences on the battlefield in a series of sketchbooks.

Victor Lundy was a 21-year-old architecture student when he enrolled in the military during World War Two. But instead of abandoning his creative side, the young soldier decided to document his...

1940s Kissing Guide Shows How To Kiss Correctly

1940s Kissing Guide Shows How To Kiss Correctly

There aren't that many experiences more nerve-racking than the first kiss. Jeez, when I remember mine, I remember this overwhelming anxious feeling of having no clue what I'm supposed to do. Back in 1942, LIFE magazine saw this as a problem...

There aren't that many experiences more nerve-racking than the first kiss. Jeez, when I remember mine, I remember this overwhelming anxious feeling of having no clue what I'm supposed to do....

My Life As A Child, Teen And Student In The Communist Romania

My Life As A Child, Teen And Student In The Communist Romania

"An 80s contemporary teen bravely documented via photos days and moments of a restrictive daily life along with the freedom of expression and manifestation. Andrei Birsan manages to offer his generation a mean of remembering those moments and for those who are...

"An 80s contemporary teen bravely documented via photos days and moments of a restrictive daily life along with the freedom of expression and manifestation. Andrei Birsan manages to offer his generation a...

We Made Vintage Posters Showing Nostalgic Holiday History

We Made Vintage Posters Showing Nostalgic Holiday History

We all love a holiday, whether it's hitting the beach or being a culture vulture on a city break. But do you ever wonder how your countrymen were holidaying 10, 50 or 100 years ago? We created some vintage posters to...

We all love a holiday, whether it's hitting the beach or being a culture vulture on a city break. But do you ever wonder how your countrymen were holidaying 10, 50...

Abandoned Orient Express Train Reminds Us Of The Luxury Travel Of The Past

Abandoned Orient Express Train Reminds Us Of The Luxury Travel Of The Past

Grand Orient Express - a train that defined luxury back in 1883 when it was launched. There are only a couple of these beauties left in the world. One, for example, was repurposed into hotel suites in Venice-Simplon Orient Express. The...

Grand Orient Express - a train that defined luxury back in 1883 when it was launched. There are only a couple of these beauties left in the world. One, for example,...

10 U.S. Presidents Before And After Their Terms In Office

10 U.S. Presidents Before And After Their Terms In Office

Barack Obama turns 55 today! Running one of the largest, most prosperous and most powerful nations in the world as the President of the United States is a stressful task, and these photos will show what sort of effect that stress...

Barack Obama turns 55 today! Running one of the largest, most prosperous and most powerful nations in the world as the President of the United States is a stressful task, and...

I Recreated Historical Images In Dachau Concentration Camp (WARNING: Graphic Content)

I Recreated Historical Images In Dachau Concentration Camp (WARNING: Graphic Content)

I have been to Dachau concentration camp outside of Munich, Germany on two occasions. The first time I went was in 2012 and I took some historical images with me in order to match a few locations of where I was...

I have been to Dachau concentration camp outside of Munich, Germany on two occasions. The first time I went was in 2012 and I took some historical images with me in...

20+ Rare Historic Photos That You Probably Haven’t Seen Before

20+ Rare Historic Photos That You Probably Haven’t Seen Before

Usually, when you read a history article or story, it's mostly just dry facts and your imagination. But a photo gives something a bit different... It shows you how something actually looked, letting you understand the historical moment more intimately. Whether...

Usually, when you read a history article or story, it's mostly just dry facts and your imagination. But a photo gives something a bit different... It shows you how something actually...

Napoleon’s Veterans Have Been Brought To Life In Vivid Color

Napoleon’s Veterans Have Been Brought To Life In Vivid Color

Some of the earliest photographs of veterans on Earth are a series of 15 original sepia images of members of Napoleon's army. They were taken in their advancing years in the 1850s and keep in mind that some of these men...

Some of the earliest photographs of veterans on Earth are a series of 15 original sepia images of members of Napoleon's army. They were taken in their advancing years in the...