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‘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...

17 Risky Photos From ‘Golden Age Of Paparazzi’ Exhibit That Prove They Were Even More Annoying Back Then

17 Risky Photos From ‘Golden Age Of Paparazzi’ Exhibit That Prove They Were Even More Annoying Back Then

While the paparazzi are often harshly vilified by the media, celebrities, and onlookers alike, a new exhibit at the Centro Italiano per la Fotografia in Turin presents their controversial work as a unique art form.

While the paparazzi are often harshly vilified by the media, celebrities, and onlookers alike, a new exhibit at the Centro Italiano per la Fotografia in Turin presents their controversial work as...

20+ Before & After Pics Showing How The World Has Changed Over Time By Re.Photos

20+ Before & After Pics Showing How The World Has Changed Over Time By Re.Photos

We are a group of people who love re-photographies (“before and after”, “then and now”) because of their potential to tell fascinating stories with just two pictures. There wasn’t really a central hub for this kind of art so we got...

We are a group of people who love re-photographies (“before and after”, “then and now”) because of their potential to tell fascinating stories with just two pictures. There wasn’t really a...

I Recreate Historical Moments Of Hungarian Revolution With Lego

I Recreate Historical Moments Of Hungarian Revolution With Lego

The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 or the Hungarian Uprising of 1956 (Hungarian: 1956-os forradalom or 1956-os felkelés) was a nationwide revolt against the government of the Hungarian People's Republic and its Soviet-imposed policies, lasting from 23 October until 10 November 1956. Public...

The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 or the Hungarian Uprising of 1956 (Hungarian: 1956-os forradalom or 1956-os felkelés) was a nationwide revolt against the government of the Hungarian People's Republic and its...

For 20 Years The French Have Been Building A Medieval Castle Using Medieval Techniques, And The Result Is Incredible

For 20 Years The French Have Been Building A Medieval Castle Using Medieval Techniques, And The Result Is Incredible

If you're fascinated with the middle ages, you don't need a time machine to visit the period. Guedelon Castle in Burgundy, France is a unique project where volunteers and researchers are constructing an authentic 13th century castle, using only techniques and...

If you're fascinated with the middle ages, you don't need a time machine to visit the period. Guedelon Castle in Burgundy, France is a unique project where volunteers and researchers are...

Old Stamps Found At Grandpa’s Home From All Over The World (60’s & 70’s)

Old Stamps Found At Grandpa’s Home From All Over The World (60’s & 70’s)

While one of my aunts was rummaging through Grandpa's possesions, she found an old cardboard box containing some stamps. When she was about to throw it away, I asked to keep it. But under those few stamps, I discovered another 3 layers...

While one of my aunts was rummaging through Grandpa's possesions, she found an old cardboard box containing some stamps. When she was about to throw it away, I asked to keep...

10+ Rare Photos Of 9/11 You Probably Haven’t Seen Before

10+ Rare Photos Of 9/11 You Probably Haven’t Seen Before

It has been 16 years since the devastating attacks of September 11. Coverage of the tragedy during which nearly 3,000 perished was the main priority that day for most Western news agencies (the scenes were witnessed by an estimated two billion...

It has been 16 years since the devastating attacks of September 11. Coverage of the tragedy during which nearly 3,000 perished was the main priority that day for most Western news...

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