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Scientists Recreate Faces Of People Who Lived Centuries Ago, And Some May Surprise You

Scientists Recreate Faces Of People Who Lived Centuries Ago, And Some May Surprise You

When we look at people from the past, the only remaining form we have is either the grim skeletal remains or barely detailed and imprecise artistic depictions. Some artists try to reimagine what one queen or a medieval peasant would've looked...

When we look at people from the past, the only remaining form we have is either the grim skeletal remains or barely detailed and imprecise artistic depictions. Some artists try to...

15+ Eerie Photos Taken Just Before Tragedy Hit

15+ Eerie Photos Taken Just Before Tragedy Hit

What happens after we say cheese? For the subjects of the following photographs they probably din’t predict the answer to be a morbid one. We have all seen post-tragedy photos of terrible accidents, but there is something particularly ominous and haunting...

What happens after we say cheese? For the subjects of the following photographs they probably din’t predict the answer to be a morbid one. We have all seen post-tragedy photos of...

6 Historical Plot Twists That You Probably Didn’t Know About

6 Historical Plot Twists That You Probably Didn’t Know About

There's a popular saying that history repeats itself, and perhaps it should make life all too predictable, but sometimes things don't always go according to plan. From the status of the first acting female president of the USA, to the series...

There's a popular saying that history repeats itself, and perhaps it should make life all too predictable, but sometimes things don't always go according to plan. From the status of the...

I’ve Colourised These Photos Of England’s ‘First Blitz’ Over 100 Years Ago

I’ve Colourised These Photos Of England’s ‘First Blitz’ Over 100 Years Ago

They were the height of luxury travel before the war, but nobody imagined the death and destruction that airships could bring to Britain's streets during World War One. Colourised images © Tom Marshall (PhotograFix) 2018 Original images by H. D.

They were the height of luxury travel before the war, but nobody imagined the death and destruction that airships could bring to Britain's streets during World War One. Colourised images © Tom...

Rare Photos Of First Australasian Antarctic Expedition Taken 100 Years Ago Will Make You Shiver

Rare Photos Of First Australasian Antarctic Expedition Taken 100 Years Ago Will Make You Shiver

More than a hundred years ago, the young Australian geologist Douglas Mawson embarked on a first Australasian Antarctic expedition. This expedition is deemed legendary for the resilience, physical endurance, loyalty and accomplishments of the crew. The Australasian Antarctic Expedition began in 1991.

More than a hundred years ago, the young Australian geologist Douglas Mawson embarked on a first Australasian Antarctic expedition. This expedition is deemed legendary for the resilience, physical endurance, loyalty and...

These 22 Unbelievable Ads For American Slaves From The 19th Century Will Infuriate You

These 22 Unbelievable Ads For American Slaves From The 19th Century Will Infuriate You

From ancient times to the present day, slavery was a part of many different cultures, nationalities and religions. It was first mentioned in the earliest records, such as the Mesopotamian Code Of Hammurabi (c. 1860 BC), and it can unfortunately still...

From ancient times to the present day, slavery was a part of many different cultures, nationalities and religions. It was first mentioned in the earliest records, such as the Mesopotamian Code...

This Woman Was Forced To Be The First To Get College Education In Japan, And It Changed Her Country Forever

This Woman Was Forced To Be The First To Get College Education In Japan, And It Changed Her Country Forever

In 1868 Japan embarked on the Meiji period, which led its previously isolated society to modernize and have a much greater connection with the wider world. This period delivered fundamental changes to the country's social structure, economy, foreign relations and education....

In 1868 Japan embarked on the Meiji period, which led its previously isolated society to modernize and have a much greater connection with the wider world. This period delivered fundamental changes...

‘Andre The Giant’ Documentary Reveals The Unseen Side Of The Legend, And It’s Heartbreaking

‘Andre The Giant’ Documentary Reveals The Unseen Side Of The Legend, And It’s Heartbreaking

Jason Hehir's HBO documentary called André the Giant premiered last Tuesday and it unveiled a completely different side of the legend. André René Roussimoff (1946-1993) was known to the world as André the Giant, a French-born international wrestling superstar, actor, and unofficially carried the title...

Jason Hehir's HBO documentary called André the Giant premiered last Tuesday and it unveiled a completely different side of the legend. André René Roussimoff (1946-1993) was known to the world as André the Giant,...

Pisanica: Traditional Easter Egg From Croatia

Pisanica: Traditional Easter Egg From Croatia

Making Pisanica is a long and very colorful tradition of beautifully painted Easter eggs prepared by families during Easter time in Croatia. Croatian Easter eggs—Pisanica—stem from an old Slavic custom dating back to pagan times. For Easter celebrations eggs would be painted...

Making Pisanica is a long and very colorful tradition of beautifully painted Easter eggs prepared by families during Easter time in Croatia. Croatian Easter eggs—Pisanica—stem from an old Slavic custom dating...

This Black Woman Who Rode Across America Alone In The 1930s Is A Total Bad-Ass

This Black Woman Who Rode Across America Alone In The 1930s Is A Total Bad-Ass

In a list of heroic actions, riding a motorcycle across the country might not seem like a remarkable feat. However, in the 1930s America, for an African-American woman, it was more than just impressive.

In a list of heroic actions, riding a motorcycle across the country might not seem like a remarkable feat. However, in the 1930s America, for an African-American woman, it was more...

One Time In History When Smuggling Books Was A Thing. Watch How They Did It

One Time In History When Smuggling Books Was A Thing. Watch How They Did It

During 1863-1904 people in Lithuania invented totally new ways of smuggling. During that time Lithuania were dominated by Tsarist Russia. Russian empire decided to destroy Lithuanian identity by banning all Lithuanian press in Latin alphabet, it’s publishing and import.

During 1863-1904 people in Lithuania invented totally new ways of smuggling. During that time Lithuania were dominated by Tsarist Russia. Russian empire decided to destroy Lithuanian identity by banning all Lithuanian press...

The Last Photos Of A 14-Year-Old Polish Girl In Auschwitz Get Colorized, And They’ll Break Your Heart

The Last Photos Of A 14-Year-Old Polish Girl In Auschwitz Get Colorized, And They’ll Break Your Heart

Digital artist Marina Amaral specializes in photo colorization and recently updated the last images of a 14-year-old Polish prisoner in Auschwitz. Breathing life into the black-and-white pictures, Amaral managed to visually emphasize the tragic past of Czeslawa Kwoka.

Digital artist Marina Amaral specializes in photo colorization and recently updated the last images of a 14-year-old Polish prisoner in Auschwitz. Breathing life into the black-and-white pictures, Amaral managed to visually...

17 Rare Pics Reveal A Fake Rooftop Town Built To Hide Boeing’s Factory From Japanese Air Strikes

17 Rare Pics Reveal A Fake Rooftop Town Built To Hide Boeing’s Factory From Japanese Air Strikes

During World War 2, one B-17 Bomber cost a little over $200,000 to produce. That's about $3,4 million in today's economy. And since the US Army requested thousands of these planes, they wanted to take every measure when securing the Boeing...

During World War 2, one B-17 Bomber cost a little over $200,000 to produce. That's about $3,4 million in today's economy. And since the US Army requested thousands of these planes,...

I Made A Video Showcasing 100 Years Of Polish Beauty, But With Historical Context

I Made A Video Showcasing 100 Years Of Polish Beauty, But With Historical Context

I’ve been waiting for someone to do it, but since no one volunteered, I shot it myself – a video in the style of “100 Years of Beauty In…” – but this time, a Polish edition. Watching other videos like this,...

I’ve been waiting for someone to do it, but since no one volunteered, I shot it myself – a video in the style of “100 Years of Beauty In…” – but...

Then And Now: 70 Years After The Liberation Of Ravenna In Italy, Heroes Are Brought To Life

Then And Now: 70 Years After The Liberation Of Ravenna In Italy, Heroes Are Brought To Life

70 years after the Liberation of the city of Ravenna from Nazi-fascist oppression, the best way to thank the women and men who fought for our freedom during the Second World War is to take them to today's Ravenna.

70 years after the Liberation of the city of Ravenna from Nazi-fascist oppression, the best way to thank the women and men who fought for our freedom during the Second World...

I’ve Colourised Photos Of Women Fighting For Equal Rights From 100 Years Ago

I’ve Colourised Photos Of Women Fighting For Equal Rights From 100 Years Ago

"We are here, not because we are lawbreakers; We are here in our efforts to become lawmakers" Emmeline Pankhurst (1858-1928). Tuesday 6th February 2018 marks the centenary of the Representation of the People Act 1918 in Britain, which granted voting rights to...

"We are here, not because we are lawbreakers; We are here in our efforts to become lawmakers" Emmeline Pankhurst (1858-1928). Tuesday 6th February 2018 marks the centenary of the Representation of the...

I’ve Colourised These 100+ Year Old Photos Of American Child Labour, And Here’s The Result

I’ve Colourised These 100+ Year Old Photos Of American Child Labour, And Here’s The Result

"There is work that profits children, and there is work that brings profit only to employers. The object of employing children is not to train them, but to get high profits from their work" - Lewis Wickes Hine (1874-1940) Lewis Wickes Hine...

"There is work that profits children, and there is work that brings profit only to employers. The object of employing children is not to train them, but to get high profits...

19-Year-Old Student Hides Spy Camera In His Clothing To Take Secret Street Photos In The 1890s

19-Year-Old Student Hides Spy Camera In His Clothing To Take Secret Street Photos In The 1890s

Carl Størmer (1872-1957) enjoyed a hobby that was very, very unusual at the time. He walked around Oslo, Norway in the 1890s with his spy camera and secretly took everyday pictures of people. The subjects in Størmer's pictures appear in their...

Carl Størmer (1872-1957) enjoyed a hobby that was very, very unusual at the time. He walked around Oslo, Norway in the 1890s with his spy camera and secretly took everyday pictures...

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