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We Use Hundred Year Old Technology To Print A Special Edition Of This Beloved Book

We Use Hundred Year Old Technology To Print A Special Edition Of This Beloved Book

Letterpress technology, which uses blocks of metal letters and lines to print texts, is all but gone. Once all books and newspapers were printed in this cumbersome way, but now these machines can only be found in art schools or museums....

Letterpress technology, which uses blocks of metal letters and lines to print texts, is all but gone. Once all books and newspapers were printed in this cumbersome way, but now these...

Someone Shared The Last Words Of A Heroic Passenger From One Of The 9/11 Planes

Someone Shared The Last Words Of A Heroic Passenger From One Of The 9/11 Planes

This year marks the 18th anniversary of the day that people in America will never forget - September 11th. The terrorist attacks which took place on this day claimed the lives of nearly 3,000 people, whom the media has quoted as...

This year marks the 18th anniversary of the day that people in America will never forget - September 11th. The terrorist attacks which took place on this day claimed the lives...

Woman Shares 18th Century Student Disciplinary Records In Response To ‘Millennials Are The Worst’ Claim

Woman Shares 18th Century Student Disciplinary Records In Response To ‘Millennials Are The Worst’ Claim

If you’re one of the many, many people who think that millennials are part of the ‘worst’ generation ever, then it’s a good idea to read through Jenny Bann’s thread on Twitter for some perspective. From sword fighting to quaffing copious...

If you’re one of the many, many people who think that millennials are part of the ‘worst’ generation ever, then it’s a good idea to read through Jenny Bann’s thread on...

100 Years Of Men’s Workwear

100 Years Of Men’s Workwear

A lot has changed in the last 100 years, especially when it comes to fashion. The male workwear wardrobe has evolved, with the strict business suit now replaced with sneakers and sweatshirts. Opening the doors to the historical workwear wardrobe, Woodhouse...

A lot has changed in the last 100 years, especially when it comes to fashion. The male workwear wardrobe has evolved, with the strict business suit now replaced with sneakers and...

7 Side-By-Side Pics Of The Same Exact Locations In England Show What 125 Years Do To A City

7 Side-By-Side Pics Of The Same Exact Locations In England Show What 125 Years Do To A City

On Stride juxtaposed historical photos of seven English cities from the end of the 19th century and modern times. The project shows how these cities have transformed in the past 125 years from architecture to lifestyle and even fashion trends.

On Stride juxtaposed historical photos of seven English cities from the end of the 19th century and modern times. The project shows how these cities have transformed in the past...

Turns Out, CPR Doll’s Face Is A Copy Of 19th Century Drowned Woman’s Face

Turns Out, CPR Doll’s Face Is A Copy Of 19th Century Drowned Woman’s Face

You'd probably be surprised how many everyday objects and common things have ridiculous, bizarre or even hilarious origin stories. Like stethospoce! This ingenious piece of medical equipment which became an inseparable part of a doctor's image was actually invented under quite...

You'd probably be surprised how many everyday objects and common things have ridiculous, bizarre or even hilarious origin stories. Like stethospoce! This ingenious piece of medical equipment which became an inseparable...

Archaeologist Shows How The People Who Lived Thousands Of Years Before Us Really Looked And The Result Is Amazing

Archaeologist Shows How The People Who Lived Thousands Of Years Before Us Really Looked And The Result Is Amazing

We want to talk about one professional in particular who, unlike most in forensic arts, did not resort to using computer-aided approach, but instead used his hands to sculpt faces of our ancestors.

We want to talk about one professional in particular who, unlike most in forensic arts, did not resort to using computer-aided approach, but instead used his hands to sculpt faces of...

Here’s How Knitting Was Used As A Tool To Spy On Enemies During Wartime

Here’s How Knitting Was Used As A Tool To Spy On Enemies During Wartime

It may come as a surprise, but knitting and war have a lot more in common than one may think. In many countries, including the United States, wartime has almost always involved knitters. Back in the day, women were encouraged to...

It may come as a surprise, but knitting and war have a lot more in common than one may think. In many countries, including the United States, wartime has almost always...

History Of The UK’s Railways (5 Before & After Gifs)

History Of The UK’s Railways (5 Before & After Gifs)

The UK has a rich history when it comes to rail travel. In 1832 it became clear that Bristol needed to be connected to London. A group of businessmen got together and turned to one of Britain’s greatest engineers, Isambard Kingdom...

The UK has a rich history when it comes to rail travel. In 1832 it became clear that Bristol needed to be connected to London. A group of businessmen got together...

Ancient Manuscript Reveals Who Built The Hanging Gardens Of Babylon

Ancient Manuscript Reveals Who Built The Hanging Gardens Of Babylon

To this day it remains a mystery who built the Hanging Gardens of Babylon. These gardens are one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. A manuscript was found that finally solves this millennia old mystery.

To this day it remains a mystery who built the Hanging Gardens of Babylon. These gardens are one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. A manuscript was found that...

20 Of The Most Iconic Photographs And The Cameras That Captured Them

20 Of The Most Iconic Photographs And The Cameras That Captured Them

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Some pictures, however, are worth at least a million. I’m talking about photographs that nearly everyone recognizes and that will forever be etched into our shared history. Even though these legendary photos...

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Some pictures, however, are worth at least a million. I’m talking about photographs that nearly everyone recognizes and that will forever be...

This Haunting Memorial Commemorates 82 Children That Were Handed Over To The Nazis And Killed

This Haunting Memorial Commemorates 82 Children That Were Handed Over To The Nazis And Killed

World War II is known to be the deadliest conflict in human history. Somewhere between 50 to 85 million people have lost their lives due to the pointless, mindless war that was based on two Utopian ideologies. Needless to say, the...

World War II is known to be the deadliest conflict in human history. Somewhere between 50 to 85 million people have lost their lives due to the pointless, mindless war that...

What Was He Thinking? A Chance To Step Into Leonardo Da Vinci’s Mind

What Was He Thinking? A Chance To Step Into Leonardo Da Vinci’s Mind

The Renaissance man Leonardo da Vinci cut quite a few hearts open during his lifetime. Such a heartbreaker! Literally. His craving for understanding of human anatomy often led him to the cemetery where he dissected corpses purely for the sake of...

The Renaissance man Leonardo da Vinci cut quite a few hearts open during his lifetime. Such a heartbreaker! Literally. His craving for understanding of human anatomy often led him to the...

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