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27 Years Ago A Woman Contacted The Tribe That Killed John Chau, And Her Encounter Was Completely Different

27 Years Ago A Woman Contacted The Tribe That Killed John Chau, And Her Encounter Was Completely Different

The world is a mysterious place with so many vibrant and varying cultures. However, in this day and age, when everything is controlled by technology, it is easy to contact anyone from anywhere in the world. With over 7 billion people...

The world is a mysterious place with so many vibrant and varying cultures. However, in this day and age, when everything is controlled by technology, it is easy to contact anyone...

Scientists Discarded One Of The Most Groundbreaking Astronomical Discoveries Because The Researcher Was A Woman

Scientists Discarded One Of The Most Groundbreaking Astronomical Discoveries Because The Researcher Was A Woman

For a long time, many scientists were wrong about what the sun is made-up of until a 25-year-old student wrote an extraordinary doctor's thesis proving that sun and other stars are made mainly of helium and hydrogen.

For a long time, many scientists were wrong about what the sun is made-up of until a 25-year-old student wrote an extraordinary doctor's thesis proving that sun and other stars are...

Albert Einstein’s ‘God Letter’ Was Auctioned For $3M, It Reveals His Eye-Opening Stance On Religion

Albert Einstein’s ‘God Letter’ Was Auctioned For $3M, It Reveals His Eye-Opening Stance On Religion

On December 4th, Albert Einstein's "God letter", addressed to the philosopher Eric Gutkind, was auctioned off for $2,892,500 and became the most expensive Einstein letter ever sold.

On December 4th, Albert Einstein's "God letter", addressed to the philosopher Eric Gutkind, was auctioned off for $2,892,500 and became the most expensive Einstein letter ever sold.

26 Rare Photos Of Celebrities Hanging Out In Venice In The 50s And 60s

26 Rare Photos Of Celebrities Hanging Out In Venice In The 50s And 60s

You may be cool, but you'll never be "Dalì-Throwing-Gang-Signs-On-A-Gondola" cool. These pictures come from one of the biggest photographic archives in Europe, Cameraphoto studio in Venice. Among the 320,000 negatives conserved in the archive are over 50 years of history and culture...

You may be cool, but you'll never be "Dalì-Throwing-Gang-Signs-On-A-Gondola" cool. These pictures come from one of the biggest photographic archives in Europe, Cameraphoto studio in Venice. Among the 320,000 negatives conserved in...

100 Years Ago There Was A Woman That Was Famous Because Nobody Was Able To Make Her Laugh

100 Years Ago There Was A Woman That Was Famous Because Nobody Was Able To Make Her Laugh

Vaudeville was the most popular form of American entertainment from the 1880s to the 1930s and could probably be named the predecessor of modern American pop culture. Vaudeville would normally consist of a highly diverse series of short acts (6 to...

Vaudeville was the most popular form of American entertainment from the 1880s to the 1930s and could probably be named the predecessor of modern American pop culture. Vaudeville would normally consist...

19th Century Journalist Locked Herself In An Asylum And Revealed The Ways Women Were Tortured

19th Century Journalist Locked Herself In An Asylum And Revealed The Ways Women Were Tortured

It is no mystery that back in the day mental health institutes had some troubling practices and severe changes to the system needed to be made. The famous 20th-century Rosenhan experiment proved that when it comes to diagnosing patients, doctors were...

It is no mystery that back in the day mental health institutes had some troubling practices and severe changes to the system needed to be made. The famous 20th-century Rosenhan experiment...

8 Completely Healthy People Tried To Find Out How Easy It Is To Get Admitted To A Psychiatric Asylum, Only To Realize How Hard It Is To Get Out

8 Completely Healthy People Tried To Find Out How Easy It Is To Get Admitted To A Psychiatric Asylum, Only To Realize How Hard It Is To Get Out

If you ever saw American Horror Story season 2 you might have the fear of being locked up in a psychiatric hospital, even though you are completely sane. When you think of it, it's a very irrational fear, right? You just...

If you ever saw American Horror Story season 2 you might have the fear of being locked up in a psychiatric hospital, even though you are completely sane. When you think...

This Family In Siberia Was So Isolated, They Didn’t Even Know About WWII

This Family In Siberia Was So Isolated, They Didn’t Even Know About WWII

Siberia is known to be one of the most sparsely populated regions on Earth. It is because of its harsh climate - primarily long and cold winters when the temperature on average drops to a freezing −13 °F (−25 °C). However,...

Siberia is known to be one of the most sparsely populated regions on Earth. It is because of its harsh climate - primarily long and cold winters when the temperature on...

This Woman Was The First Female To Be Honorably Discharged From The American Army After She Pretended To Be A Man

This Woman Was The First Female To Be Honorably Discharged From The American Army After She Pretended To Be A Man

There have been countless brave women throughout history, but Deborah Sampson stands out. During the time when women were not allowed to serve in the army, Deborah was eager to serve her country and found a way to do it. In...

There have been countless brave women throughout history, but Deborah Sampson stands out. During the time when women were not allowed to serve in the army, Deborah was eager to serve...

This Is How 6 Castles Across The UK Looked Before Falling Into Disrepair

This Is How 6 Castles Across The UK Looked Before Falling Into Disrepair

There is something wonderful about visiting castles. As you walk through the ruins, your imagination begins to fill in the blanks about the people who lived there, the history of the place and the architectural details that have been lost. But what...

There is something wonderful about visiting castles. As you walk through the ruins, your imagination begins to fill in the blanks about the people who lived there, the history of the place...

Bizarre 1959 ‘Cigarette Psychology’ Article Explains 9 Ways People Hold Cigarettes And What It Says About You

Bizarre 1959 ‘Cigarette Psychology’ Article Explains 9 Ways People Hold Cigarettes And What It Says About You

We all know the dangers of smoking cigarettes these days, and we don't condone it. However the 1950's were a different time, where the advertising and cultural pressure to smoke were strong. Smoking was seen as the epitome of cool and...

We all know the dangers of smoking cigarettes these days, and we don't condone it. However the 1950's were a different time, where the advertising and cultural pressure to smoke were...

19 Amazing Vintage Photos That Show How People Worked Before AutoCAD

19 Amazing Vintage Photos That Show How People Worked Before AutoCAD

Technological advances cause some professions to cease to exist, but in the case of drafting technicians, it just made their desks smaller and tidier. AutoCAD was released in 1982 and by 1994 as many as 750 training centers had been using...

Technological advances cause some professions to cease to exist, but in the case of drafting technicians, it just made their desks smaller and tidier. AutoCAD was released in 1982 and by...

Ben Franklin Has The Best Comeback For Anti-Vaxxers And It Was Written 230 Years Ago

Ben Franklin Has The Best Comeback For Anti-Vaxxers And It Was Written 230 Years Ago

There are no shortages of debates between anti-vaxxers and the rest of the world on the internet, but if you open up a history book you will find these arguments are centuries old. As it turns out Benjamin Franklin was not...

There are no shortages of debates between anti-vaxxers and the rest of the world on the internet, but if you open up a history book you will find these arguments are...

This 17 Y.O. Boy Scout Built A Nuclear Reactor In His Mom’s Backyard 20 Years Ago That Made The Neighborhood Radioactive

This 17 Y.O. Boy Scout Built A Nuclear Reactor In His Mom’s Backyard 20 Years Ago That Made The Neighborhood Radioactive

The story of David Charles Hahn (1976-2016) is not an ordinary one. The boy, since his early years, was always fascinated with chemistry and science and conducted numerous chemical experiments just for fun. However, no one really expected that one day...

The story of David Charles Hahn (1976-2016) is not an ordinary one. The boy, since his early years, was always fascinated with chemistry and science and conducted numerous chemical experiments just...

This History Museum Has Made Such A Fascinating Discovery That Even J. K. Rowling Responded

This History Museum Has Made Such A Fascinating Discovery That Even J. K. Rowling Responded

Ever been caught not paying attention in class? Well, thirteen-year-old Richard Beale was - just 200 years later. The Museum of English Rural Life uncovered a math book belonging to the teenager, filled not only with lovely handwritten equations but delightful...

Ever been caught not paying attention in class? Well, thirteen-year-old Richard Beale was - just 200 years later. The Museum of English Rural Life uncovered a math book belonging to the...

Guy Says That Native Americans Would Be ‘Starving To Death’ If They Weren’t Colonized, Regrets It Immediately

Guy Says That Native Americans Would Be ‘Starving To Death’ If They Weren’t Colonized, Regrets It Immediately

Genocide of any sort is an extremely sensitive topic that some even consider taboo and avoid touching the subject altogether. However, one should never turn a blind eye to the atrocities of the past with an excuse that what happened years...

Genocide of any sort is an extremely sensitive topic that some even consider taboo and avoid touching the subject altogether. However, one should never turn a blind eye to the atrocities...

Tumblr User Shares A Story How Craftsmen Helped Scientists Identify A Tool Created 50,000 Years Ago And Still Used Today

Tumblr User Shares A Story How Craftsmen Helped Scientists Identify A Tool Created 50,000 Years Ago And Still Used Today

If you paid any attention in history class, then you've definitely heard about a species called the Neanderthals. They lived in Eurasia about 40.000 years ago and despite being extinct for a long time, it turns out there is a certain...

If you paid any attention in history class, then you've definitely heard about a species called the Neanderthals. They lived in Eurasia about 40.000 years ago and despite being extinct for...

This Half-Iranian Twitter User Gives A Powerful Lesson To Those Americans Who Don’t Know Their Own History

This Half-Iranian Twitter User Gives A Powerful Lesson To Those Americans Who Don’t Know Their Own History

Sixty five years ago, history took a different turn when Iran's first democratically elected government was toppled during a coup. It is believed that these events, which took place in 1953, set Iran on a course towards dictatorship.However, not enough people...

Sixty five years ago, history took a different turn when Iran's first democratically elected government was toppled during a coup. It is believed that these events, which took place in 1953,...

Guy Notices Something Odd On Top Of Zeus’ Temple In 1858 Photo, Discovers What They Don’t Teach At School

Guy Notices Something Odd On Top Of Zeus’ Temple In 1858 Photo, Discovers What They Don’t Teach At School

“Many ruined sites have hidden or erased histories that take place after the building has been ruined. For instance, the ruins of the Acropolis in Athens were once the site of an Ottoman mosque, and the Colosseum held a Christian hermitage."

“Many ruined sites have hidden or erased histories that take place after the building has been ruined. For instance, the ruins of the Acropolis in Athens were once the site of...

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